Day 079 : Preston – St. Annes

Today I walk from the big city on the River Ribble to the open sea.

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Like many riverside cities the dock area has seen many changes as it has been redeveloped into a marina with retail outlets and apartments. The port was one of the first touse the roll on, roll off ferries. The cost of dredging the river and the slower turnround of ships saw the docks decline.

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