Anderton Boat Lift

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.


  • Parking
  • Gift Shop
  • Refreshments
  • Disabled Access

Contact & Location

Operator:Canal & River Trust
Address:Lift Lane
Cheshire CW9 6FW
Contacts: 01606 786 777
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Open days:Sat-Sun to 17 Mar. Daily mid Mar-Oct .
By Rail: Northwich / 2 miles

Upcoming Events

21 Jul-22 Jul 2018 Transport Festival at Anderton

This entry was last updated on 26th November 2017

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