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Droitwich Junction Canal

Description of Droitwich Junction Canal: A narrow canal linking the 1.5 miles between the Droitwich Canal and the Worcester and Birmingham Canal.

History of Droitwich Junction Canal: Authorised by an Act of 1852 and opened in 1853. Abandoned in 1939 but restored and reopened in July 2011.
For more details see the History page.

Waterway Group: This waterway is part of the Droitwich Canal

The reopening of the Droitwich canals - 1 July 2011

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Lock Sizes and maximum craft dimensions of Droitwich Junction Canal: Length 71 foot 6 inches, beam 7 foot 2 inchs. NOTE: For more details of maximum lock and craft sizes and the basis of these figures see Craft and Lock Sizes Page

Droitwich Junction Canal: Table of distances

Miles

Locks

Navigable (N)

Grid ref

OS Map No

Hanbury Junction

Junction with Worcester and Birmingham Canal

0

0

N

SO922629

150

Junction with Droitwich Canal

1.5

7

N

0

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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