Campbeltown and Machrihanish canal

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Campbeltown and Machrihanish canal

Postby nimps » Wed Oct 15, 2008 2:16 pm

Hello
Does anyone have a map of the route the canal took? Or can anyone describe the route - I gather it came out more or less at where the County Garage is but didn't actually reach the sea. Any info would be great. Ta!
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Re: Campbeltown and Machrihanish canal

Postby LANDROVER ROGER » Wed Oct 15, 2008 2:54 pm

Try http://www.kintyremag.co.uk
It will state that the site has closed,but if you go in to the archive for February 1999 you will find an article by John R.E.Cormack which may answer your question. :)
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Re: Campbeltown and Machrihanish canal

Postby nimps » Wed Oct 15, 2008 5:00 pm

That's brilliant - just what I needed thanks! Now I can draw up my own map.
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Re: Campbeltown and Machrihanish canal

Postby LANDROVER ROGER » Thu Oct 16, 2008 2:56 pm

Little bit more information.In a guide to Kintyre written by Norman Newton,there is a brief section about the canal.It states that the canal terminated at the north end of Glebe Street,near to the gas works.
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