Waterways of England and Wales

1940 - 1950 sheet 4



Tidal rivers

River Navigations

Broad Canals


Tub-boat canals

In use by 1940 and not nationalised

Tidal river in use by 1940 River navigation in use by 1940 Broad canal in use by 1940    

Proposed 1940-1950

  Broad canal proposed 1940-1950    

Nationalised in 1948

  River navigation, nationalised in 1948 Broad canal, nationalised in 1948 Narrow canal, nationalised in 1948  

Abandoned by 1950

  River navigation abandoned by 1950 Broad canal abandoned by 1950 Narrow canal, abandoned by 1950 Tub-boat canal, abandoned by 1950
MAP 04

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

Earlier date, same map Icon - other regions for same date

Earlier ----- Regions

Numbered Waterways

[#] indicates a waterway that was never built.

(1) Grand Contour Canal [#]

(6) Leek Branch

(10) Hatherton Branch

(11) Stourbridge Canal

(12) Derby Canal

(13) Cromford Canal

(14) Stratford-on-Avon Canal (South)