Stretford to Lymm (3) - Virtual Cruise

Timperley Bridge, Bridgewater Canal
Approaching Timperley Bridge.
Timperley Bridge
On the south side of Timperley Bridge a covered recess is used by Sale Cruising Club members for working on boats.
Broadheath Bridge, Bridgewater Canal
Broadheath Bridge carries the A56 across the canal as it curves towards Altrincham.
Old and new beside the canal at Broadheath.
Canal store, Broadheath
The former canal store, which had a boat hole so that boats could be unloaded out of the rain.
Budenberg Haus development, Bridgewater Canal
Part of the Budenberg Haus development, where two striking apartment blocks overhanging the canal and shaped to resemble ocean liners sit each side of the old Budenberg factory, which has itself been converted to apartments.
Linotype Works
The Linotype Works, built in 1897, where printing machinery was made, is now a business park.
Oldfield Quay, Bridgewater Canal
There is a small marina at Oldfield Quay.
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