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Ogley Basin provided a transshipment point at the summit level of the canal network and was used to load sand brought by a horse drawn plate way up the hill from nearby sandpits.


2.20 Km.

1.37 Mls.

Distance from Catshill

Distance from Huddlesford

11.70 Km.

7.27 Mls.

Ogley Basin

On canal line

Relative Position

Restoration phase

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Photo:  Ogley Basin

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Photo:  Ogley Basin. Straight ahead, the start of the canal awaiting restoration.