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London & Western Canal project

Description of London & Western Canal project: A proposal for a canal from the Oxford Canal at Hampton Gay to Isleworth so that traffic could avoid the Thames. Also known as the Hampton Gay Canal.

History of London & Western Canal project: Proposed in 1792 and supported by both the Oxford and the Thames & Severn canal companies. Never authorised or built.
For more details see the History page.

 

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