Marple Aqueduct (side view looking E), Peak Forest Canal

Opened in 1800, this three-arched aqueduct carries the Peak Forest canal over the beautiful River Goyt at a height of almost 100 feet. Designed by the engineer, Benjamin Outram, it is known as one of the wonders of the Cheshire Ring - deservedly scheduled as an ancient monument.

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Marple Aqueduct (on top looking E)

Marple Aqueduct (side view looking W)

Marple Aqueduct (on top looking W)

Photo history (current taken 12-Jan-2002)