Waterways of England and Wales

1840 - 1850 sheet 6



Tub-boat c rivers

River Navigations

Broad Canals


Tub-boat canals

In use by 1840

Tidal river in use by 1840 River navigation in use by 1840 Broad canal in use by 1840 Narrow canal in use by 1840 Tub-boat canal, in use by 1840

Built 1840-1850

  Tidal river built 1840-1850   Nawrrow canal built 1840-1850  

Abandoned by 1850

  River navigation abandoned by 1850 Broad canal abandoned by 1850 Narrow canal, abandoned by 1850  

These historical maps are by the late Dr. Mike Stevens

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Numbered Waterways

[#] indicates a waterway that was never built.

(10) Shropshire Union system

(22) Hereford Gloucester Canal

(23) River Severn (made non-tidal between Worcester Gloucester)