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Cruising the River Weaver

The Anderton Boat Lift

The Weaver is only navigable from Winsford Bridge to its confluence with the Ship Canal

Where History comes alive
Anderton Boat Lift

The River Weaver's very own attraction ....

Like all great things, the concept is simple: two huge water tanks, each with watertight sealable doors carry boats up and down. The original counter-balanced system was replaced in 1908 by electric operation, but the lift now works hydraulically again.

The completion of the restoration was followed by the opening of an Operations Centre in 2003. This offers interactive displays, educational facilities, a gift shop and a coffee shop.

From April to October you can enjoy boat trips through the lift and along the River Weaver Navigation.

Location:

Anderton Boat Lift

Lift Lane
Anderton
Northwich
Cheshire

CW9 6FW

More Details: Anderton Boat Lift

For further details telephone 01606 786777

Please Note: The information regarding this event was correct at the date of publication. Whilst we strive to keep our information up to date, this information can change without notice. Please check with the event before attending.

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