Lichfield Canal Heritage Towpath Trail

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Points of Interest

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Site of the Old Lock 19 where the Canal returns to the old Heritage Canal Line. Beyond the railway turn the canal will be restored on its original alignment south of the disused Lichfield to Walsall railway.


8.81 Km.

5.47 Mls.

Distance from Catshill

Distance from Huddlesford

5.09 Km.

3.16 Mls.

Old Lock 19 at Railway Turn

On canal line

Relative Position

Restoration phase

Photo:  The railway turn, seen from the railway embankment. Site clearance work is underway for the Southern Bypass, and the bottom end of the former Lock 19 has already been demolished.

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Point of Interest Nearby

Sandfields Pumping Station

Photo:  A similar view after completion of the bypass.