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Moore Lane - Manchester Ship Canal
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Address: Acton Grange
County: Lancashire
Country: England
OS Grid Ref: SJ578853
Type: Swing
Built: 1894
Construction: steel. asymmetric swing; bow string girder
Power: Hydraulic
Use: Road
Customer: Manchester Ship Canal Co. Ltd
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Moore Lane swing bridge
Moore Lane swing bridge
 
Construction Partners:
Manufacturer: Sir William Arrol & Co.
Build Information:
Technical Information: 700 tons; 64 rollers; roller circle diameter 28ft
Visited by: Tuesday Night Club, 1995
Present Condition: Good -operational
General notes:
Acknowledgements :   J.Cordiner. Manchester Ship Canal Co. 
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Database ref number: 160