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Hertford Union Canal (Grand Union)

Description of Hertford Union Canal (Grand Union): A short canal (also called Duckett's Cut) which links the Regent's Canal with the River Lee.

History of Hertford Union Canal (Grand Union): In 1824 Sir George Duckett obtained an Act of Parliament to build this canal, which was opened in 1830. The engineer was Francis Giles. Sold to the Regent's Canal Co. in 1857.
For more details see the History page.

Waterway Group: This waterway is part of the Grand Union Canal

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Lock Sizes and maximum craft dimensions of Hertford Union Canal (Grand Union): Length 78 foot, beam 14 foot 6 inches. NOTE: For more details of maximum lock and craft sizes and the basis of these figures see Craft and Lock Sizes Page

Hertford Union Canal (Grand Union): Table of distances

Miles

Locks

Navigable (N)

Grid ref

OS Map No

Junction with Regents Canal

Junction with Grand Union Regents Canal

0

0

N

TQ357832

177

Old Ford Upper Lock No 1

Followed by the Middle and Lower Locks Nos 2 & 3

1

1

N

TQ363837

177

Junction with River Lee

Junction with River Lee

1.1

3

N

TQ372844

177

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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