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Llangollen canal - Pontcysyllte aqueduct ,Wales

sky-high narrowboating along the Pontcysyllte Aqueduct in Wrexham County Borough in Wales | photo credit: Akke Monasso

Narrowboat at Pontcysyllte Aqueduct on the Llangollen Canal, the most spectacular aqueduct in Britain

Situated in north-eastern Wales, the 18 kilometre long Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Canal is a feat of civil engineering of the Industrial Revolution, completed in the early years of the 19th century - Pontcysyllte Aqueduct, Denbighshire, Wales, UK

Kayaking the Pontcysyllte Aqueduct, Llangollen Canal. Not sure what this type of kayak trip would be like. I need to research the possibility.

The first stone of the Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Canal was laid, on this day 25th July, 1795. The aqueduct carries the Llangollen Canal over the valley of the River Dee in Wrexham in north west Wales. It is a Grade I Listed Building, a World Heritage site and is the longest and highest aqueduct in Britain

Pontcysyllte Aqueduct at Llangollen, North Wales - Amazing to be floating on water, mid-air!

The Pontcysyllte Aqueduct, full name in Welsh: Traphont Ddŵr Pontcysyllte, is a navigable aqueduct that carries the Llangollen Canal over the valley of the River Dee in Wrexham County Borough in north east Wales. Completed in 1805, it is the longest and highest aqueduct in Britain, a Grade I Listed Building and a World Heritage Site.

Llangollen Canal, Wales: ON THE CANAL by chris .p on Flickr

Half in England, half in Wales,Thomas Telford's aqueduct is a 70ft high and 710ft long aqueduct that carries the Llangollen Canal across the Ceiriog Valley over the River Ceiriog at Chirk. Built between 1796 and 1801, it has 10 spans. The railway viaduct, added in 1846, stands 30 feet above the canal.

On this day 26th November, 1864 the official opening of Thomas Telford's Pontcysyllte Aqueduct that carries the Llangollen Canal over the valley of the River Dee in Wales. It is the longest and highest aqueduct in Britain, a Grade I listed building and a World Heritage site