SP1190 : Birmingham and Fazeley Canal near Birches Green , Birmingham

near to Erdington, Birmingham, Great Britain

Birmingham and Fazeley Canal near Birches Green , Birmingham
Birmingham and Fazeley Canal near Birches Green , Birmingham
This is the canal looking east from below Bromford Bridge No 1 towards Bromford Bridge No 2.

The Birmingham and Fazeley Canal was completed in 1789 having been engineered and supervised by John Smeaton. It linked Birmingham (Farmer's Bridge Junction) with the Coventry Canal at Fazeley Junction. It is fifteen miles in length, with 38 locks. An extension to the north-west along part of the Coventry Canal route to Whittington was added later.
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2012
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 29 August, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 5 October, 2012
Geographical Context
Canals 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 113 902 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:30.5826N 1:50.0351W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 113 901
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