The Canal

A stream in The Machars of Dumfries and Galloway, The Canal forms as field drains to the east of Culbae and flows north northeast towards Barnbarroch, where it becomes part of the landscape designed by John Claudius Loudon (1783 - 1843) in the early 19th C. Loudon expanded the stream to form an ornamental lake in front of the house. To the east of Barnbarroch, The Canal becomes the Maltkin Burn, having completed a course of 2 miles (3 km).

Use the tabs on the right of this page to see other parts of this entry arrow

If you have found this information useful please consider making
a donation to help maintain and improve this resource. More info...

By using our site you agree to accept cookies, which help us serve you better