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Points of Interest

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The ground slopes some 40feet  in this area and requires a flight of locks to move boats up and down . These locks are largely intact but they are mostly infilled with soil and therefore restoration should be feasible.


Private property - no access

Distance from Catshill

Distance from Huddlesford

By Lock 4 is the site of BCN 270 cottage. Lock 5 is visible and above ground to the west and beside Barracks Lane.

Locks 1 to 5 Ogley First Flight

On canal line

Relative Position

Restoration phase

Photo:  Aerial photo of the Ogley Locks Flight, running centre bottom to top right on the picture. Ogley Junction is at the bottom, Barracks Lane and Lock 6 right at the top.

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Drawing by Duncan A Moore.   Click to enlarge