Left Allerton Bywater this morning in sunshine. Turning right at Castleford junction towards Wakefield, going through 3 locks to moor at Stanley Ferry.
Disused viaduct in the foreground and Stephenson’s Bridge in the background
Woodnook Lock, 13 ft 6 ins deep
Leaving Kings Road lock
The old and new aqueducts at Stanley Ferry. The old cast iron one was built in 1836 and the newer one in 1981
The Calder aqueduct, the largest cast iron aqueduct in the world and one of the most ornate.
View from our mooring for the night