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Description of Bristol Junction Canal project: A proposal by the Wilts & Berks company for a canal from their navigation near Malmsbury to the Gloucestershire coalfields around Pucklechurch and Coalpit Heath then on to Bristol.
History of Bristol Junction Canal project: Proposed and surveyed in 1810, a Bill was introduced and withdrawn before the second reading in 1811. Never authorised or built.
For more details see the History page.
Waterway Group: This waterway is part of the Wilts and Berks Canal