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Titford Canal (BCN)

Description of Titford Canal (BCN): From Oldbury Junction on the BCN Old Main Line to Causeway Green.

History of Titford Canal (BCN): Built under the Birmingham Canal Act of 1768 but completed in 1837.
For more details see the History page.

Points of Interest of Titford Canal (BCN): At the top of Oldbury locks is Titford pool, the highest Point on the BCN (511 feet).

Waterway Group: This waterway is part of the Birmingham Canal Navigations

Oldbury Locks

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Lock Sizes and maximum craft dimensions of Titford Canal (BCN): Length 70 foot, beam 7 foot. NOTE: For more details of maximum lock and craft sizes and the basis of these figures see Craft and Lock Sizes Page

Titford Canal (BCN): Table of distances

Miles

Locks

Navigable (N)

Grid ref

OS Map No

Oldbury Junction

Junction with Old Main Line (BCN) Junction with BCN Old Main Line loop.

0

0

N

SO994892

139

Oldbury Top Lock No 1

Preceeded by Oldbury Locks 6 down to 2.

0.4

6

N

SO994887

139

Junction with Portway Branch

1.3

6

N

SO987878

139

Causeway Green

The end of the canal.

1.8

6

N

SO986872

139

NOTE: N and U in the Navigable column above indicates that the node is navigable or unnavigable. If a D appears here it means that navigation is difficult or restricted to smaller craft.

 

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