River Croal Culverts, Bolton

April 2011 - Explored with Kenni

Most of the River Croal is culverted in three sections underneath Bolton town centre running under Knowsley Street, the Market Place and Bridge Street.

For an interesting website detailing the course and history of the Croal visit A Stroll Along The Croal

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Comments

On 12th February 2014 Lesley wrote:
Fascinating to see these great photos, didn't know we had these culverts running beneath the town. Thank you for sharing these very interesting pics.
On 16th November 2014 Stephen wrote:
been here, would love to know how to get the rest of them. Have you ever heard of the monk tunnels starting at Deane church
On 30th December 2014 Denise wrote:
Facinating pictures, do you know any more about the picture with the stone and those numbered blocks surrounding it?
On 24th April 2015 Charles wrote:
Stone and blocks are not hidden. They are part of the back wall of Victoria hall. To my knowledge, it's an anniversary stone or one put in by a major sponsor
On 1st May 2015 tony wrote:
Can anyone do this or is it illegal
On 19th June 2015 colin wrote:
hi any idea what the big concrete triangle thing is nr to building at bottom of central st, happy to explore colinj@mx5.org.uk Colin

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