Lichfield Canal Heritage Towpath Trail

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Points of Interest

© 2016 Lichfield & Hatherton Canals Restoration Trust

Redundant Loop of Old canal cut off when railway was constructed and new bridges formed in 1846 ? This area is all in private ownership


Can be seen from trail but  no access

Distance from Catshill

Distance from Huddlesford

Old Canal Loop

North of canal

Relative Position

Restoration phase

Photo: Aerial view from Google Earth

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Trail Map 4

Photo: O.S. Map from 1883. The Wharf is Pipehill Wharf.

Photo: Plan surveyed 1896 supplied by Canal & River Trust.

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The 1896 plan (left) states   “NOTE.- The land edged Green  belonging to the B.C.N. agreed to be given up in exchange for the land edged Yellow belonging to the S.S.Ry.Co.”

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By courtesy of the National Library of Scotland