Llangollen Canal

colin on May 19th, 2015

Yesterday we went from Chirk to Trevor, just across the Pontcysyllte Aqueduct over the River Dee. What a ride! Windy, with the boat rocking away, and we could see straight down to the valley floor below. Very disconcerting, but wouldn’t have missed it.

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colin on May 17th, 2015

Yes, the railway, the canal, and the River Dee all follow the Vale of Llangollen in North Wales. Stands to reason, they all try to do their thing on level ground. Mind you, the sides of Vale of Llangollen are not exactly level, which is what’s resulted in both rail and canal being built on […]

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