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The Falkirk Wheel

Twig World

The Falkirk Wheel, located in Scotland, is the only rotating boatlift in the world. Constructed in 2002, it connected the Forth & Clyde and Union Canals for the first time in 70 years, providing a continuous waterway between Scotland’s two biggest cities, Edinburgh and Glasgow. Canals have historically played a vital role in transporting people and goods, especially during the Industrial Revolution when canal boats were the most efficient mode of transport available.

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  • Title: The Falkirk Wheel
  • Creator: Twig World

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