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What Type of Manchester Canal Do We Want?

Richmond's Manchester Canal is a forgotten, decaying relic. With a little TLC, it could become a real asset to the neighborhood. But the question remains, what type of Manchester Canal do we want? The tale of two Manchesters goes something along the following lines... The Shiny, Happy Argument We want a clean, safe place

Let’s Reopen the Manchester Canal!

I spent a recent sunny afternoon walking the once operational Manchester "Mill" Canal. Unfortunately, the canal has not been in service for quite some time and now holds mostly shallow stagnant water and over grown water grasses. That wasn't always the case. At one time a charter was set forth by