We've passed Lion Salt Works several times in the past but today was the first time we were able to have a proper tour.
It has presented this face to the canal for years ...
Before reaching the Lion Salt Works at Marston, however, we came through the exciting chemical works at Northwich. I was just too late to photograph the sign warning motorists of the "steam vapour" which might be emitted.
We tied up for the night at Anderton; this evening we walked to Barnton to recce a church for the morning. This is the wonderful view from the church.
When we got back to Anderton we walked down to the Weaver to look at the boat lift from below. We won't be going down this year.
Middlewich Folk and Boat Festival - *Sat 16th Jun* Aqueduct Marina We drove to Middlewich via Church Minshull, with instruments in the boot, and we parked in the car park for the Boars Head...
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