Leeds nostalgia: canal milemarker in danger of disappearing

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This Leeds milemarket looks set for a short trip to nowhere special...

One-and-a-quarter miles to Leeds, 126 to Liverpool and about half a foot away from disaster - this mile marker on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal is in danger of tumbling down the sharp incline between the canal and the River Aire below... will it be saved? Only time will tell

THURSDAY NOVEMBER 2 2006 COD WARS'The Icelandic gunboat Thor harasses a British frigate during the Cod War in 1976. Picture: Courtesy Hull Maritime Museum

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