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placename:- Canal Head
site name:- Lancaster Canal
locality:- Kendal
parish Kendal parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
canal wharf; wharf
coordinates:- SD51989259
10Km square:- SD59
Two roads, Canal Head South and Canal Head North, lie either side where a basin extended at right angles to the canal end.

1Km square SD5192

source:- Otley 1818

New Map of the District of the Lakes, in Westmorland, Cumberland, and Lancashire, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, by Jonathan Otley, engraved by J and G Menzies, Edinburgh, Lothian, Scotland, published by J Otley, Keswick, Cumberland now Cumbria, 1818; pblished 1818 to 1850s.
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canal wharf

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