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Acts of Parliament: the long process

London Canal Museum - home page Enquiry 2 Getting the water Keeping the water Finding an engineer Acts of Parliament Land for the route Getting the money
  The only way to obtain legal authority to build something like a canal was to persuade Parliament to pass a special Act. To obtain an Act too a lot of time, patience, and money. There were often many objections from people who would be affected by the planned canal. picture of a table, the diary of an Act
Diary of an Act