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Historic Ordinance Survey Maps showing the Lichfield and Hatherton Canals

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Ordinance Survey Six-inch map of England & Wales  

Revised 1882   Published 1883

Reproduced by courtesy of the National Library of Scotland

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Ordinance Survey Six-inch map of England & Wales

Revised 1938   Published 1946/7

Reproduced by courtesy of the National Library of Scotland


Lichfield Canal in 1882

Lichfield Canal in 1938

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Ordinance Survey Six-inch map of England & Wales

Revised 1882   Published 1883

Reproduced by courtesy of the National Library of Scotland


Hatherton Canal in 1882

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Ordinance Survey Six-inch map of England & Wales

Revised 1938   Published 1947

Reproduced by courtesy of the National Library of Scotland


Hatherton Canal in 1938

This sheet 1921

Many more maps including O.S. Six-inch from 1900 and 1915 can viewed, printed as a pdf file, or purchased from the National Library of Scotland website. The index to this map series can be found here

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2”:1 mile drawing of Lichfield from 1815 by Robert Dawson includes the W&E canal.

From the British Library.

Historic Maps