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The locks on the Huddersfield Narrow Canal are mostly built of blocks of stone. Many of the stones bear mason's marks, which are a fascinating thing to study. A good article about mason's marks is here. The canal was mostly constructed in the 1790s.

These photographs were taken in July 2014 during a boat trip along the length of the canal.

No attempt is nade to categorize these marks, and I have not (yet) tried to identify in which lock each is situated, but they are in chronological order here, and so are more or less ordered geographically from East to West.