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Alford Canal project

Description of Alford Canal project: Proposals for a canal from the Lincolnshire town of Alford to the coast. The canal was never built.

History of Alford Canal project: The first survey of a route was in 1765. A further reports and estimates were made in 1784, 1807 and 1825. An enabling Act was passed on 5th May 1826.
For more details see the History page.

 

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