Waterways of England and Wales

1770 - 1780 sheet 7

History

Key

Tidal rivers

River Navigations

Broad Canals

NarrowCanals

In use by 1770

Tidal river in use by 1770 River navigation in use by 1770 Narrow canal in use by 1770

Built 1770-1780

  Tidal river built 1770-1780 Broad canal built 1770-1780 Nawrrow canal built 1770-1780

Proposed 1770-1780

  PLANNED RIVER Broad canal proposed 1770-1780 Narrow canal planned 1770-1780

Abandoned by 1780

  River navigation abandoned by 1780  
MAP 7

These historical maps are the work of the late Dr. Mike Stevens

Earlier date, same map Next date , same mapIcon - other regions for same date

Earlier ----- Later----- Regions

Numbered Waterways

[#] indicates a waterway that was never built.

(17) Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal

(21) Birmingham & Fazeley Canal original proposal [#]

(22) Leominster Canal

(23) Stourbridge Canal & Dudley Canal

(24) Droitwich (Barge) Canal

(31) Coventry Canal

(32) Oxford Canal

(35) Hereford & Gloucester Canal

(37) Stroudwater Navigation

(39) Basingstoke Canal

(40) River Ivel