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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TR1434 : Palmarsh Bridge by N Chadwick
TQ9016 : Royal Military Canal Path along the canal by N Chadwick
TQ9017 : Royal Military Canal by N Chadwick
TR1134 : Royal Military Canal by N Chadwick
TR1234 : Weeping Willow by the Royal Military Canal by N Chadwick
TQ9528 : Bend on the Royal Military Canal near Appledore by David Anstiss
TQ9528 : Bend on Royal Military Canal by David Anstiss
TQ9731 : Royal Military Canal near Higham Farm by David Anstiss
TR1634 : The Royal Military Canal, Hythe - view westwards by Rob Farrow
TR1334 : Royal Military Canal by N Chadwick
TQ9017 : Bend in The Royal Military Canal by N Chadwick
TR0333 : Royal Military Canal by Oast House Archive
TR1134 : Royal Military Canal by N Chadwick
TQ8813 : Footbridge over the Royal Military Canal by N Chadwick
TQ9016 : Royal Military Canal: bend by N Chadwick
TQ8913 : Bridge over Royal Military Canal by Oast House Archive
TR0433 : Royal Military Canal - looking westwards by David Anstiss
TR1534 : Boat on Royal Military Canal by Paul Gillett
TR0233 : Royal Military Canal to Hamstreet by David Anstiss
TR0534 : Bend on the Royal Military Canal  by David Anstiss
TR1334 : Royal Military Canal by N Chadwick
TQ8914 : Sheep grazing by Royal Military Canal by Oast House Archive
TR1534 : Footbridge over Royal Military Canal by Paul Gillett
TQ8913 : Royal Military Canal by Oast House Archive
TQ9017 : The Royal Military Canal by N Chadwick

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

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