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HRS 252 MBBC, Burrs weir on the Irwell 1973

Stone weir on the river Irwell at Burrs near Bury. The weir constructed at the beginning of the 19th century supplied water for the Manchester, Bolton and Bury Canal via a feeder channel to Elton Reservoir. Water was also supplied to a local mill. The picture shows the stone structure of the weir in 1973. KH
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Keywords:Irwell, canals, manchester, Bolton and Bury canal, power, rivers, stone, supply, water, weir

HRS 252 MBBC, Burrs weir on the Irwell 1973