Waterways of England and Wales

1880 - 1890 sheet 3



Tidal rivers

River Navigations

Broad Canals


Tub-boat 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

    Broad canal, railway owned by 1890 Narrow canal, railway owned by 1890 Tub-boat canal, railway owned by 1890

Abandoned by 1890

  River navigation abandoned by 1890   Narrow canal, abandoned by 1890 Tub-boat canal, abandoned by 1890
MAP 03

These historical maps are by 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.

(1) Mersey Irwell Navigation

(2) Manchester Ship Canal

(3) Wolverhampton Ship Canal [#]

(7) Hereford Gloucester Canal