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Rolle Canal walk – 16th August.

Rolle Canal walk at Rosemoor. Once again The Royal Horticultural Society have opened up their riverside woodlands as a special favour to allow the Rolle Canal Society to lead a walk down to the weir at the head of the … Continue reading

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The Torridge Sealock.

Anyone who has been to the harbour at Bude will know the canal basin and sea lock where the Bude Canal meets the sea. Far fewer people are aware that just three miles up the Torridge from Bideford port is … Continue reading

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Crossing the Torridge – 11 bridges between Bideford & Torrington !

It’s surprising how they add up once you set out to count the bridges.! The oldest of course were the pack-horse bridges dating from around the 12th century of which there were three, Bideford, Rothern and Taddiport. All these show … Continue reading

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