The lift was built in 1875 to enable boats to be transferred between the Trent & Mersey Canal and the River Weaver. An impressive structure otherwise known as the ‘Cathedral of the Canals’ which can be seen working, trip boat also operates summer months. Visitor Centre.
- Souvenir Shop
- Full disabled access
Canal & River Trust
Lift Lane Anderton Northwich Cheshire CW9 6FW
Sat-Sun all year. Daily mid Mar-Oct.
By Rail: Northwich / 2 miles