Waterways of England and Wales

1880 - 1890 sheet 1



Tidal rivers

River Navigations

Broad Canals


In use by 1880

Tidal river in use by 1880 River navigation in use by 1880 Broad canal in use by 1880 Narrow canal in use by 1880

Proposed 1880-1890

    Broad canal proposed 1880-1890  

Railway-owned by 1890

  River navigation, railway owned by 1890 Broad canal, railway owned by 1890 Narrow canal, railway owned by 1890

Abandoned by 1890

  River navigation abandoned by 1890   Narrow canal, abandoned by 1890
MAP 01

These historical maps are by the late Dr. Mike Stevens

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Numbered Waterways

[#] indicates a waterway that was never built.

(1) Mersey Irwell Navigation

(2) Manchester Ship Canal

(3) Wolverhampton Ship Canal [#]