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The Trent & Mersey Canal

Jean Olivia Lindsay

The Trent & Mersey Canal

by Jean Olivia Lindsay

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Published by David & Charles in Newton Abbot [Eng.], North Pomfret, VT .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Trent and Mersey Canal (England)
    • Subjects:
    • Trent and Mersey Canal (England) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementby Jean Lindsay ; with plates and maps.
      SeriesCanals of the British Isles
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE436.Z5 T744
      The Physical Object
      Pagination182 p., [4] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages182
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4426878M
      ISBN 100715377817
      LC Control Number79051089
      OCLC/WorldCa6075769

      The Blue Bell Inn. 25 Hardings 7 1EG. ; The Canal Ave. ST7 1EF. ; Flames. 37 Liverpool Rd. ST7 1EA. (Turkish Restaurant); The Plough Inn. Liverpool Rd. ST7 4EW. ; The Queens Head. 28 Market St. ST7 4AB. The Trent and Mersey Canal is a 93 ¹⁄₂-mile canal in Derbyshire, Staffordshire and Cheshire in north-central England. It is a "narrow canal" for the vast maj.

      Continue along the Middlewich Branch and back onto the Trent & Mersey Canal at Middlewich Turn south here, tackling the Cheshire Locks before entering the Harecastle Tunnel (remember to book your passage). Cruise on through to the marina at Festival Park. Best suited to a 10 or 11 night break to allow more time to stop and look around. Initially following the Bridgewater Canal from the River Mersey to Preston Brook, the route then takes to the Trent & Mersey Canal which if follows for 92 miles to Derwent Mouth on the River Trent, passing sites of interest such as the Anderton Boat Lift. A total of 75 locks and bridges are also passed with an overall ascent of ft.

      A lovely Sunday afternoon mile walk along the Trent and Mersey canal in the Winter sunshine. Passing through Longport and its great boatyard, passing by the Steelite and Middleport Pottery factorys. Middleport Park and Sunny Bank, a pleasant stretch of the canal /5(10). Here you must make a sharp left turn on the Trent & Mersey Canal, and climb three locks here onto the long level pound through Rugeley. The River Trent is never far away in the valley to your right, and after Rugeley the canal finally plucks up the courage to cross it, making a sharp right turn before striding confidently above the swirling.


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Trent and Mersey Canal (Inland Waterways of Britain) Map – January 1, out of 5 stars 6 ratings. See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Map "Please retry" $ $ $ Map $ 1 Used from $ /5(6).

The Trent and Mersey Canal [Lead, Peter] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Trent and Mersey Canal5/5(2). The Trent & Mersey Canal. [Peter Lead] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library Book: All Authors / Contributors: Peter Lead.

Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: With stunning views of the Cheshire Plain and amazing feats of engineering, the Trent & Mersey Canal is a great destination for outdoor activities and more.

We use cookies to give you the best, most relevant experience on our website. By continuing to use our site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. PLEASED to announce we will be running a qualifying round of the canal pairs on the 15th September on the red shale to Rookery bridge section of the T&M Elworth.

This will be replacing the scheduled Grand union match!. We need a minimum of 10 pairs for this match to go ahead!. The Trent and mersey canal is miles long and runs from the River Trent at Derwent Mouth in Derbyshire to Preston Brook in Cheshire.

The first proposal for the canal was put forward in but the process was not started until Various routes were considered with people both for and against the different proposals. Book your passage through Harecastle Tunnel.

You need to book to use the tunnel in the Winter. Either: Book online by loggin The Trent & Mersey Canal book your boating account and going to the 'booking your passage' section. Or call our customer services team during normal office hours on Trent & Mersey canal pubs and inns There is no shortage of canalside pubs along the Trent and Mersey Canal.

The canal was one of the main arteries of the Industrial Revolution, taking raw materials into the Black Country, Midlands and Birmingham, and carrying finished articles out to the North West cities and ports.

Wardle Canal. The Wardle canal is the shortest canal in the UK at feet (47 m). The canal lies in Middlewich, Cheshire, UK, and connects the Trent and Mersey Canal to the Middlewich Branch of the Shropshire Union Canal, terminating with a single lock known as Wardle Lock.

Trent and Mersey Canal. The Trent & Mersey Canal connects the river Trent navigation at Derwent Mouth near Shardlow with the Bridgewater Canal at Preston Brook, which formerly gave access to the Mersey at Runcorn.

At present the Runcorn locks are derelict, although restoration is proposed. The Mersey can still be reached either via the Anderton Boat Lift and river. Buy Trent and Mersey Canal: Preston Brook to Fradley Junction: Map 1 (Inland Waterways of Britain) by GEOprojects (UK) Ltd (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(8). Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lindsay, Jean Olivia. Trent & Mersey Canal. Newton Abbot [Eng.] ; North Pomfret, VT: David & Charles. The Trent and Mersey Canal from the River Trent in Nottingham to the River Mersey at Preston Brook.

Researched and written by Jeannette Briggs. The reason for the construction of this canal in the first place was the need to link the Midlands by water with the ports of Liverpool on the west coast and Hull on the east coast. The Trent & Mersey Canal: Trade and Transport Tom Foxon pages.

xmm. Printed on gloss art paper, casebound with printed board covers. The 'Cheshire Ring' links to the Ashton & Peak Forest Canals, Bridgewater and Macclesfield Canal.

The Leicester Ring includes the Coventry Canal and sections of the Grand Union, Trent & Mersey & Oxford Canals. There is a stretch of canal near Sandbach railway station which is good and safe for mooring. Books and journals Lindsay, J, The Trent and Mersey Canal, () Hadfield, C, 'The Canals of the British Isles' in The Canals of the East Midlands, () Legal This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

The Trent & Mersey Canal takes over from the Bridgewater Canal at the northern end of Preston Brook tunnel. Narrowboats for Hire, Trent and Mersey Canal, Shardlow, Sawley Marina and Leicestershire Ring Check Availability Berth Narrowboat Showman is a well equipped narrowboat suitable for up to 4 Adults and 1 Child VIEW SHOWMAN Wikipedia has a page about Trent and Mersey Canal.

The Trent and Mersey Canal is a mile long canal ( km) in the East Midlands, West Midlands, and north-west of England. It is a "narrow canal" for the vast majority of its length, but at the extremities to the east of Burton upon Trent and west of Middlewich, it is a wide canal.

The Trent and Mersey Canal is a mi in the East Midlands, West Midlands, and north-west of England. It is a "narrow canal" for the vast majority of its length, but at the extremities to the east of Burton upon Trent and west of Middlewich, it is a wide canal.

The narrow locks and bridges are big enough Location: Trent and Mersey Canal, United Kingdom. Books refer to the route as the Grand Trunk in these early days but always name the owners as the Trent & Mersey Canal Company.

From here on I shall refer to it as the Trent & Mersey. On July 26th a massive celebration was held in the Potteries .Marine Cruises canal boat holiday hire on the Trent & Mersey Canal Canal Boat Holiday Hire on the Trent & Mersey Canal.

The Trent and Mersey Canal starts close to the River Mersey, near Runcorn and finishes at a junction with the River Trent in Derbyshire.

You could explore the River Weaver or try the four counties ring.Buy Trent and Mersey Canal: Preston Brook to Fradley Junction v. 1 (Inland Waterways Maps) by Geo Projects (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Geo Projects.