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The BIRMINGHAM CANAL NAVIGATIONS

At the Heart of the British Canal System

by Ray Shill

  • 135 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Not Avail .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Local history,
  • Narrowboats & canals,
  • TRAVEL & HOLIDAY,
  • History,
  • History: World,
  • England,
  • Midlands,
  • Navigation,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10820346M
    ISBN 100752427679
    ISBN 109780752427676
    OCLC/WorldCa56110373

    Birmingham Canal Navigations. Pre-Orders. Pre-Orders; Pre-order the Next Bestseller. All pre-orders. Birmingham Canal Navigations (BCN) is a network of canals connecting Birmingham, Wolverhampton, and the eastern part of the Black BCN is connected to the rest of the English canal system at several junctions. At its working peak, the BCN contained about miles ( km) of canals; today just over miles ( km) are navigable, and the majority of traffic is from .

    - Our Last Trip on the Birmingham Canal Navigations. by Minimal List. Birmingham Canal CellPhone Vids by Warren Long. Birmingham Canal Network - . Birmingham Canal Navigations Soho Loop is a mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Birmingham, West Midlands, England that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for walking, running, and road biking. Dogs .

    The Birmingham Canal Navigations lie at the heart of the British canal network and have a rich heritage that spans over two centuries. The BCN network developed over a period of one hundred years and served the busiest and most concentrated industrial region of the country - earning Birmingham the nickname of 'Little Venice'. This book illustrates Birmingham's canal heritage: the development of these canals and the city's role as an inland port over a year period. Ray's selection of over black and white photographs presents the changes from their busiest to the decline and transition to the leisure trade.


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Free shipping for many products. This fascinating selection of more than photographs traces some of the many ways in which the Birmingham Canal Navigations have changed and developed over the last century. Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Many more canal-related books are available, including many guides to individual canals.

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