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Rushall Canal (BCN)

Description of Rushall Canal (BCN):

History of Rushall Canal (BCN): Built under the Wyrley & Essington Canal Act of 1792 but completed in 1847.
For more details see the History page.

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

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Lock Sizes and maximum craft dimensions of Rushall 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

Rushall Canal (BCN): Table of distances

Miles

Locks

Navigable (N)

Grid ref

OS Map No

Longwood Junction

Junction with Daw End Branch Canal (BCN) Junction with Daw End Branch of the Wyrley and Essington Canal. Top of Rushall Locks No 1 and 2.

0

0

N

SP039992

139

Rushall Lock No 3

Followed by locks 4 to 9

1.5

3

N

SP033967

139

Rushall Junction

Junction with Tame Valley Canal Junction with the Tame Valley Canal

2.8

9

N

SP030947

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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