Abandoned & Vanished Canals of England (Inland Waterways) by Andy Wood

By Andy Wood

Many millions of course miles of canal and navigation as soon as used to crisscross England, serving collieries, iron mines, steelworks, cities and villages. From the beginning of the 20 th century onwards, a lot of those canals closed down because of loss of alternate. a number of the misplaced canals are within the Midlands, the heartland of england s canal community, yet they contain the exotically named Tamar Manure Canal and the Royal Arsenal Canal. Andy wooden offers us a quick heritage of every of England's misplaced canals, from the Adelphi Canal to the Woodeaves Canal.

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