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Wimbledon & Wandsworth Canal project

Description of Wimbledon & Wandsworth Canal project: A proposed 2 mile and 3 furlong canal with 2 locks. Never authorised or built.

History of Wimbledon & Wandsworth Canal project: Plans were produced in 1865 and the cost was estimated at 53,000. A Bill was put before parliament but failed in March 1866. The scheme was revived in 1867 but got no further.
For more details see the History page.

 

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