The embankment here is clear and the cutting through fields to canal side staithe is evident and easily seen.
The canal bank is elevated along the tow path and lined with dressed stone, there is a barge turning place immediately opposite.
The gateway entrance here is were the tramroad would have terminated. The route up the hillside to the spoil heap on the left is lined with bushes.
The spoil heap above with the line of trees running up to it. This is looking North West at the spoil heap.
West Staithe, tramroad route, and spoil heap.
Industrial Rishton by Kathleen Broderick