Royal Military Canal :: Shared Description

The Royal Military Canal stretches for 28 miles hugging the old cliff line that borders the Romney Marsh from Hythe in the north east to Cliff End in the south west. It was built as a third line of defence against Napoleon, after the British Royal Navy patrolling the English Channel and the line of 74 Martello Towers built along the south coast. The Royal Military Canal was constructed in two sections. The longest section starts at Hythe in Kent and ends at Iden Lock in East Sussex. The second smaller section runs from the foot of Winchelsea Hill to Cliff End. Both sections are linked by the Rivers Rother and Brede.

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by David Anstiss
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TR0133 : Unused kissing gate on the Royal Military Canal Path by David Anstiss
TR0734 : Royal Military Canal - looking eastwards by David Anstiss
TR0032 : Gate on the Royal Military Canal by David Anstiss
TQ9529 : Swans on Royal Military Canal by Oast House Archive
TR0032 : Royal Military Canal looking east by Julian P Guffogg
TR1534 : Rowing boat on Royal Military Canal by Paul Gillett
TQ8913 : Royal Military Canal by Oast House Archive
TQ9731 : Royal Military Canal, Warehorne by Oast House Archive
TQ9017 : Sluice, Royal Military Canal by N Chadwick
TQ9017 : Royal Military Canal meets the River Brede by N Chadwick
TR0032 : Royal Military Canal by N Chadwick
TQ8913 : Royal Military Canal by N Chadwick
TR1434 : Royal Military Canal by N Chadwick
TQ9017 : Royal Military Canal by Oast House Archive
TQ8914 : Swans on Royal Military Canal by Oast House Archive
TR1234 : Royal Military Canal by N Chadwick
TR0032 : Royal Military Canal by N Chadwick
TQ9017 : Looking across The Royal Military Canal by N Chadwick
TQ9426 : Stone Bridge over the Royal Military Canal (2) by David Anstiss
TR1834 : Royal Military Canal by N Chadwick
TQ9426 : Royal Military Canal - looking towards Appledore by David Anstiss
TQ9931 : Royal Military Canal, near Warehorne by Julian P Guffogg
TR1534 : Royal Military Canal by N Chadwick
TQ9731 : Royal Military Canal by N Chadwick
TR0132 : Bend on the Royal Military Canal to Bilsington by David Anstiss

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Created: Tue, 23 Feb 2010, Updated: Thu, 13 May 2010

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