Foulridge Wharf

Pendle Canal Walks – Foulridge Wharf and County Brook (5 miles)

by Colne Life magazine

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Points of interest:

• Foulridge Wharf – built in 1796
• Mile tunnel – look for the traffic lights just under the tunnel
• Mileage post at bridge 149
• Water inlet – just before bridge, feeding the canal from

White Moor Reservoir
• Mount Pleasant Methodist Chapel – still holding services to this day

Flora and Fauna:

The area is home to a wide diversity of life.

Watch for: Heron, Tawny Owl, Chiffchaffs, Swans and Kingfishers Water Voles, Bats, Hedgehogs and Rabbits Primrose, Clover, Speedwell, Foxglove and Woodruff The beautiful Willow, Aspen, Wild Rose and Hazel

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