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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by Paul Gillett
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SU8602 : Tow path by Chichester canal by Paul Gillett
SU8504 : Chichester Canal wharf by Paul Gillett
SU8602 : Cows by Chichester Canal by Paul Gillett
SU8504 : Chichester Canal wharf by Paul Gillett
SU8502 : Side of Chichester Canal near Donnington by Paul Gillett
SU8504 : Chichester Canal Basin by Paul Gillett
SU8503 : Rowers on Chichester Canal by Paul Gillett
SU8602 : Chichester Canal bank near Hunston by Paul Gillett
SU8503 : Heron beside canal at Stockbridge by Paul Gillett
SU8602 : Boat by Chichester Canal by Paul Gillett
SU8502 : Water Lilies by Chichester Canal by Paul Gillett
SU8602 : Heron by Chichester Canal by Paul Gillett
SU8602 : Riding Centre by Paul Gillett
SU8602 : Canal and tow path by Paul Gillett
SU8602 : Bushes by Chichester Canal by Paul Gillett
SU8602 : Farmland near Hunston by Paul Gillett
SU8602 : Bushes and trees beside Chichester canal by Paul Gillett
SU8603 : Chichester Canal by Paul Gillett
SU8502 : Chichester Canal by Paul Gillett
SU8602 : Chichester Canal near Donnington by Paul Gillett
SU8503 : Chichester Canal near Stockbridge by Paul Gillett
SU8504 : Flowers by Canal tea shop by Paul Gillett
SU8501 : Chichester Canal at Donnington by Paul Gillett
SU8503 : The Egremont by Paul Gillett
SU8602 : Chichester Canal by Paul Gillett

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

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