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Daw End Branch Canal (BCN)

Description of Daw End Branch Canal (BCN): A branch of the Wyrley and Essington Canal, running from Catshill Junction to Longwood Junction on the Rushall Canal.

History of Daw End Branch Canal (BCN): Built under the Wyrley & Essington Canal Act of 1792 but completed in 1800.
For more details see the History page.

Waterway Group: This waterway is part of the Wyrley and Essington Canal (BCN)

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Lock Sizes and maximum craft dimensions of Daw End Branch 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

Daw End Branch Canal (BCN): Table of distances

Miles

Locks

Navigable (N)

Grid ref

OS Map No

Catshill Junction

Junction with Wyrley and Essington Canal (BCN) Junction with Wyrley and Essington Canal

0

0

N

SK049047

139

Walsall Wood

A461

1.3

0

N

SK045030

139

Daw End

4

0

N

SK032005

139

Longwood Junction

Junction with Rushall Canal (BCN) Junction with the Rushall Canal

5.3

0

N

SP039992

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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