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Address: Stoke-on-Trent, England

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A Beautiful Canal

Having slipped away from the built up areas of Stoke, the Caldon canal to Froghall is a serene and beautiful journey. The canal runs parallel to the Churnett Railway, so a trip to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 16, 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Having slipped away from the built up areas of Stoke, the Caldon canal to Froghall is a serene and beautiful journey. The canal runs parallel to the Churnett Railway, so a trip to Froghall on a steam train is an option. There are a few hostelries en route all serving great beer and typical pub food. A great trip taking... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2012

I often walk the tow path. At Etruria it meets the Trent and Mersey at the Etruria Industrial Museum. The locks just above still show the industrial history. There is canalside regeneration on-going after you pass Hanley Park. Further on you leave the industrial landscape and progress through further housing to the countryside of Milton. If you do not wish... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2009

Thursday, September 17, 2009 It’s a clear, sunny morning in Chicago and the freeways outside our hotel window are crowded with people on their way to work. We’re here for the day as we get ready to board a plane for Manchester, England tonight. From Manchester, we’ll take a bus less than an hour to the town of Stoke-on-Trent, where... More 

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