SP0687 : Farmer's Bridge Locks No 11, Birmingham

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Farmer's Bridge Locks No 11, Birmingham
Farmer's Bridge Locks No 11, Birmingham
Showing the bottom gate, and Ludgate Hill Bridge.

The Birmingham and Fazeley Canal joins the Coventry Canal at Fazeley Junction, about fifteen miles away. It has thirty-eight locks, including the Farmer's Bridge flight, the Aston flight, the Minworth flight and the Curdworth flight.

The Farmer's Bridge flight of thirteen locks drops the water level by 81 feet (about 25 metres).
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2008
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Saturday, 27 September, 2008   (more nearby)
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Saturday, 4 October, 2008
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