Lichfield Canal Heritage Towpath Trail
Points of Interest
© 2016 Lichfield & Hatherton Canals Restoration Trust
Redundant Loop of Old canal cut off when railway was constructed and new bridges formed in 1846 ? This area is all in private ownership
Can be seen from trail but no access
Distance from Catshill
Distance from Huddlesford
Old Canal Loop
North of canal
Photo: Aerial view from Google Earth
Photo: O.S. Map from 1883. The Wharf is Pipehill Wharf.
Photo: Plan surveyed 1896 supplied by Canal & River Trust.
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The 1896 plan (left) states “NOTE.- The land edged Green belonging to the B.C.N. agreed to be given up in exchange for the land edged Yellow belonging to the S.S.Ry.Co.”
View the O.S. Map from 1883 at full size
By courtesy of the National Library of Scotland