Manchester 18


Merchant's Wharf3½ furlongs
Tariff Street Bridge No 913¾ furlongs
Ancoats Lower Lock No 83
Leech Street Footbridgea few yards
Great Ancoats Street Bridge No 89¼ furlongs
Ancoats Upper Lock No 82½ furlongs
Kitty Footbridge¾ furlongs
New Islington Footbridge West1½ furlongs
New Islington Marina1½ furlongs
New Islington Footbridge East1½ furlongs
New Union Street Bridge No 881¾ furlongs
Rodney Street Footbridge3½ furlongs
Butler Street Bridge No 874¼ furlongs
Royle Bridge No 865 furlongs
Butler Lane Lock No 815 furlongs
Butler Lane Lock Winding Hole5¼ furlongs
Coalpit Lower Lock No 805¾ furlongs
Coalpit Middle Lock No 796¼ furlongs
Varley Street Bridge No 857¼ furlongs
Coalpit Higher Lock No 787¼ furlongs
Hulme Hall Lane Bridge No 841 mile, 1¼ furlongs
Anthony Lock No 771 mile, 1½ furlongs
Slaters Railway Bridge1 mile, 3¼ furlongs
Slaters Lowest Lock No 761 mile, 3½ furlongs
Grimshaw Lane Bridge No 83A1 mile, 4 furlongs
Slaters Highest Lock No 751 mile, 4½ furlongs
Ten Acres Lower Lock No 741 mile, 5¾ furlongs
Ten Acres Bridge No 831 mile, 6¼ furlongs
Ten Acres Higher Lock No 731 mile, 6½ furlongs
Scotchman's Lock No 721 mile, 7½ furlongs
Scotchman's Lock Winding Hole1 mile, 7½ furlongs
Shaws Lock No 712 miles
Pinfold Lock No 702 miles, 1¼ furlongs
Pinfold Footbridge2 miles, 2 furlongs
Pinfold Footbridge Winding Hole2 miles, 2¼ furlongs
Old Church Street Bridge2 miles, 3 furlongs
Newton Heath Lock No 692 miles, 3 furlongs
New Crown Inn2 miles, 3¼ furlongs
Droylsden Road Bridge No 812 miles, 4 furlongs
Newton Heath Footbridge2 miles, 5 furlongs
Tannersfield Lowest Lock No 682 miles, 6½ furlongs
Poplar Street Bridge No 802 miles, 7 furlongs
Tannersfield Middle Lock No 672 miles, 7¼ furlongs
Tannersfield Footbridge No 79A3 miles, ¼ furlongs
Tannersfield Highest Lock No 663 miles, ½ furlongs
Back Lane Bridge No 793 miles, 2¼ furlongs
Sisson Street Bridge3 miles, 3¾ furlongs
Failsworth Pool Winding Hole3 miles, 4½ furlongs
Oldham Road Bridge3 miles, 4¾ furlongs
Failsworth Top Lock No 65
Failsworth Railway Bridgea few yards
Wrigley Head Bridge No 781¼ furlongs
Manchester 18 is a flight on the Rochdale Canal between Failsworth Top Lock No 65 and Ancoats Lower Lock No 83

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Manchester () is a city and metropolitan borough in Greater Manchester, England. With a population of 545,500 (2017) it is the sixth largest city in the United Kingdom. It is fringed by the Cheshire Plain to the south, the Pennines to the north and east, and an arc of towns with which it forms a continuous conurbation. The local authority is Manchester City Council.

The recorded history of Manchester began with the civilian settlement associated with the Roman fort of Mamucium or Mancunium, which was established in about AD 79 on a sandstone bluff near the confluence of the rivers Medlock and Irwell. It is historically a part of Lancashire, although areas of Cheshire south of the River Mersey were incorporated in the 20th century. The first to be included, Wythenshawe, was added to the city in 1931. Throughout the Middle Ages Manchester remained a manorial township, but began to expand "at an astonishing rate" around the turn of the 19th century. Manchester's unplanned urbanisation was brought on by a boom in textile manufacture during the Industrial Revolution, and resulted in it becoming the world's first industrialised city.

Manchester achieved city status in 1853. The Manchester Ship Canal opened in 1894, creating the Port of Manchester and directly linking the city to the Irish Sea, 36 miles (58 km) to the west. Its fortune declined after the Second World War, owing to deindustrialisation, but the IRA bombing in 1996 led to extensive investment and regeneration.

In 2014, the Globalisation and World Cities Research Network ranked Manchester as a beta world city, the highest-ranked British city apart from London. The 2018 Globalisation and World Cities Research Network had Manchester ranked alongside Edinburgh and Birmingham as Beta cities. Manchester is the third-most visited city in the UK, after London and Edinburgh. It is notable for its architecture, culture, musical exports, media links, scientific and engineering output, social impact, sports clubs and transport connections. Manchester Liverpool Road railway station was the world's first inter-city passenger railway station; scientists first split the atom, developed the stored-program computer and produced graphene in the city. Manchester hosted the 2002 Commonwealth Games.

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