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Construction of Manchester Ship Canal - wreck of the Bridgewater Locks

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Construction of Manchester Ship Canal - wreck of the Bridgewater Locks

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1892

The Lock was damaged, essentially by undermining of its foundations and the weight of water, by an unusually high tide on the night of 2nd February 1892, resulting in its collapse..

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M706B Album of photographs of the construction of Manchester Ship Canal … , 1888-9. In Red Box File.
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Institution of Civil Engineers

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