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 : Chichester Canal by N Chadwick
SU8401 : Sign at remains of Dudley Bridge by N Chadwick
SU8602 : Rowing on the Chichester Canal by N Chadwick
SU8602 : Chichester Ship Canal - Canalside tree by Rob Farrow
SU8502 : Side of Chichester Canal near Donnington by Paul Gillett
SU8504 : Chichester Canal Basin by Paul Gillett
SU8501 : B2201 near Crosbie Bridge by N Chadwick
SU8401 : Chichester Canal & New Lipchis Way by N Chadwick
SU8301 : Chichester Canal by N Chadwick
SU8504 : Chichester Ship Canal - Butterfly sculptures #2&3 by Rob Farrow
SU8201 : Salterns Lock by N Chadwick
SU8504 : Chichester Canal Basin by N Chadwick
SU8602 : Chichester Canal by N Chadwick
SU8504 : Chichester Canal Centre by N Chadwick
SU8503 : Rowers on Chichester Canal by Paul Gillett
SU8502 : New Lipchis Way by the canal by N Chadwick
SU8504 : Chichester Canal by N Chadwick
SU8501 : Chichester Ship Canal near Donnington by Rob Farrow
SU8502 : Chichester Canal by N Chadwick
SU8503 : A27 Bridge over Chichester Canal by N Chadwick
SU8503 : Chichester Canal by N Chadwick
SU8602 : Chichester Canal bank near Hunston by Paul Gillett
SU8602 : Chichester Canal by N Chadwick
SU8503 : Heron beside canal at Stockbridge by Paul Gillett
SU8602 : Chichester Canal by N Chadwick

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

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