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Castlefield Heritage Park
Liverpool Road, Manchester M3 4JN Route Planner
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Description

Manchester developed from a Roman settlement, and relics of the Roman fort have been uncovered (north gate and a section of the perimeter wall). In the 18C, Castlefield was situated at the centre of a network of canals, the construction of which began with the Duke of Bridgewater's canal in 1761. The towpath, which is open to the public, is a nice place for a walk (3km), taking you along the River Irwell between Castlefield and Salford Quays.

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    MICHELIN Guide 2018
    488 m - 184-186 Deansgate, Manchester M3 3WB
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    541 m - 47 Peter St, Manchester M2 3NG
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    577 m - 1 The Avenue, Spinningfields, Manchester M3 3AP

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