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Points of Interest

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A new Tunnel is required under the A5 Watling Street on the new canal alignment in this location.

See the Atkins Feasibility Study for detailed analysis of the options.


5.22 Km.

3.24 Mls.

Distance from Catshill

Distance from Huddlesford

8.68 Km.

5.39 Mls.

A5 Tunnel under Watling Street

On canal line

Relative Position

Restoration phase


Photo: Approximate location for A5 crossing, looking north from Wall Butts

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