|canal, Burton to Lancaster|
|locality:-||Burton in Lonsdale|
|locality type:-||canal (proposed)|
|evidence:-||descriptive text:- West 1778 (11th edn 1821)
|source data:-||Guide book, A Guide to the Lakes, by Thomas West, published by
William Pennington, Kendal, Cumbria once Westmorland, and in
London, 1778 to 1821.
Tour to the Caves in the West Riding of Yorkshire, late 18th century
Page 244:- "..."
"... pits at Ingleton, Black-Burton, or properly Burton-in-Lonsdale, to Kendal and the neighbouring places for fuel, ... A survey was lately subscribed for to be made, in order to have a canal from these pits to Lancaster, were (sic) coals might be exported; as also to Kendal and Settle, which are towns much in want of fuel. ..."