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Waterways of Shropshire

Shropshire Union Prees Branch

Waterway's place in Shropshire :

The whole branch is within Shropshire.

Description:

Runs 3.75 miles, from Whixall Moss Roving Bridge, where it joins the Llangollen Canal, to Quina Brook. Only the first half a mile is now navigable.

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

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The parts of the waterway within Shropshire are highlighted on the Table of Distances below.

Shropshire Union Prees Branch: Table of distances

Miles

Locks

Navigable (N)

Grid ref

OS Map No

The whole branch is within Shropshire.

Whixall Moss Junction

Junction with Shropshire Union - Llangollen Canal

Llangollen Canal

0

0

N

0

Black Prince Marina

Boatyard

0.5

0

N

0

Boodles Bridge

Waterloo

1.6

0

U

0

Sydney Bridge

Edstaston

3

0

U

0

Quina Brook

3.8

0

U

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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