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Tame Valley Canal

Description of Tame Valley Canal: Runs from the junction with the Walsall Canal to Salford Junction, where it joins the Birmingham and Fazeley and the Grand Union (Warwick Section).

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

Perry Bar Locks, Tame Valley Canal

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Lock Sizes and maximum craft dimensions of Tame Valley Canal: 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

Tame Valley Canal: Table of distances

Miles

Locks

Navigable (N)

Grid ref

OS Map No

Walsall Canal

Junction with Walsall Canal

0

0

N

SO976936

139

Gold Hill Wharf

0.4

0

N

SO985937

139

Holloway Bank Wharf

1

0

N

SO992941

139

Rushall Junction

Junction with Rushall Canal (BCN) Rushall Canal

3.5

0

N

SP030947

139

Hamstead Wharf

4.4

0

N

SP038936

139

Perry Barr Top Lock No 1

Barr Top Lock Wharf and Perry Bar First Flight.

5.5

1

N

SP061927

139

Perry Bar Lock No 7

End of first flight

6

7

N

SP069927

139

Perry Bar Lock No 8

Start of the second flight

6.3

8

N

SP071926

139

Perry Barr Lock No 11

End of second flight

6.5

12

N

SP077923

139

Perry Barr Lock No 12

Start of third flight

7.9

13

N

SP089907

139

Salford Junction

Junctions with Birmingham and Fazeley Canal and Grand Union Main Line Junction with the Grand Union (Warwick Section) and the Birmingham and Fazley Canals.

8.5

14

N

SP097900

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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