Bridge deserves more presence

Lancaster Canal
Lancaster Canal

It was only after I’d been living in the area for quite a few years that I realised that the deep concrete bridge over Caton Road was in fact carrying the Lancaster Canal overhead.

No doubt most visitors to the area will have no idea about this bridge either, and yet I feel it is a feature of Lancaster, and should be 

Could it be painted to reflect what is above, I wonder? Maybe a half-submerged canal boat floating across our heads?

In a 30mph area it wouldn’t cause too much of a traffic hazard, surely?

Stephanie Bruntlett


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