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Billericay Canal Project

Description of Billericay Canal Project: In 1825 a 7.3 mile canal with a fall of 181 feet was proposed to the town. It would have been an expensive navigation to build and Billericay's trade could not justify the capital required.
For the History of this waterway see the History page.

 

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