Amberley Publishing - Transport, Military, Local and General History

Abandoned & Vanished Canals of England

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Many thousands of route miles of canal and navigation once used to criss-cross England, serving collieries, iron mines, steelworks, towns and villages. From the start of the twentieth century onwards, many of these canals closed down as a result of lack of trade. Many of the lost canals are in the Midlands, the heartland of Britain's canal network, but they include the exotically named Tamar Manure Canal and the Royal Arsenal Canal. Andy Wood gives us a brief history of each of England's lost canals, from the Adelphi Canal to the Woodeaves Canal.

Book ISBN 9781445639161

Book Format Paperback

pages 224 pages

Publication Date 28 Jun 2014

Height 156

Width 235

Illustrations 80

Regular Price: £19.99

Special Price: £17.99

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