Chichester canal :: Shared Description

What is known today as the Chichester Canal is in fact part of the former Portsmouth & Arundel Canal. This was opened in 1823.

In the late 1970s the Portsmouth & Arundel Canal Society was formed with the aim of restoring the canal. By the late 1990s they had reached the junction at Hunston and were working westwards along the main line towards Salterns.

However as work progressed further, the silting became worse, and by the time restoration reached the culverted Crosbie Bridge at Donnington where the road bridge currently forms a barrier to further progress.

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SU8301 : Chichester Canal by N Chadwick
SU8602 : Riding Centre by Paul Gillett
SU8603 : Chichester Canal by N Chadwick
SU8602 : Barn by the canal by N Chadwick
SU8201 : Bridge, Salterns Lock by N Chadwick
SU8401 : Chichester Canal & New Lipchis Way by N Chadwick
SU8401 : Chichester Canal & New Lipchis Way by N Chadwick
SU8503 : Chichester Canal by N Chadwick
SU8602 : Heron by Chichester Canal by Paul Gillett
SU8503 : Chichester Canal by N Chadwick
SU8602 : New Lipchis Way by N Chadwick
SU8602 : Poyntz Bridge by N Chadwick
SU8602 : Farmland near Hunston by Paul Gillett
SU8602 : Bushes by Chichester Canal by Paul Gillett
SU8503 : A27 Bridge over Chichester Canal by N Chadwick
SU8602 : National Cycle Route 2 by the Chichester Canal by N Chadwick
SU8602 : Canal and tow path by Paul Gillett
SU8602 : National Cycle Route 2 & the Chichester Canal by N Chadwick
SU8401 : Chichester Canal & New Lipchis Way by N Chadwick
SU8201 : Final yards of the Chichester Ship Canal by Rob Farrow
SU8603 : Chichester Canal by Paul Gillett
SU8602 : Bushes and trees beside Chichester canal by Paul Gillett
SU8300 : Chichester Canal by N Chadwick
SU8602 : Chichester Canal near Donnington by Paul Gillett
SU8503 : Chichester Ship Canal - Poyntz Swing Bridge by Rob Farrow

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Created: Sun, 18 Jul 2010, Updated: Sun, 18 Jul 2010

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