Fazeley Canal

a collection of documents and maps relating to the proposed new parallel canals: from Birmingham to Fazeley and from the coalmines in the Parish of Wednesbury to Fazeley, with a collateral cut to Birmingham, 1782-1783.

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Photocopied documents, compiled 1980.

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Open LibraryOL14140170M

Media in category "Birmingham and Fazeley Canal" The following files are in this category, out of total. Approaching Drayton Brick Bridge, Staffordshire - - jpg × ; KB. E's been on holiday all week so we spent a few days in Herefordshire. On the Wednesday B was busy weeding the small garden we have inherit. *** NOW ACCEPTING CARD PAYMENTS *** NEW OUTSIDE SEATING Its gonna be a HOT weekend, book your table by messaging us through our Facebook page! Opening hours - Mon-Thurs - pm Friday.   Established in Blog of Steve & Maggie Parkin's 60ft narrowboat based on the Grand Union Canal; includes Steve's reviews of old waterways books.

By five o’clock we thought we had travelled far enough so “parked” our new toy along a canal bank near a likely looking pub. Six hours later and a little the worse for wear, we staggered through the driving rain through the pub garden back to . That part of this navigation called the Birmingham and Fazeley Canal, commences at the eastern end of the Old Birmingham Canal, near Farmer's Bridge in Birmingham, and passes through a part of the town; thence by Newhall Forge, Moxhall Hall, Middleton Hall, and Drayton Manor House, to the Coventry Canal, at Fazeley, near the town of Tamworth. This autobiography is a social history of the period between the two world wars. The author covers his childhood in a remote canal-side house on the Birmingham and Fazeley Canal near Birmingham, England; his schoooling at Lea Marston; his employment at Moss Gear Co, Hordern Mason & Edwards, Wolseley Sheep Shearing Machine Co and Dunlop as well as camping . The Fazeley Inn is located in Fazeley, mi from Drayton Manor Theme Park. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant and garden area. Each room is fitted with a flat-screen TV. The rooms are equipped with a private bathroom. The Fazeley Inn features free WiFi.8/10().

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The canal is now regarded as running from the BCN Main Line at Old Turn Junction (near the National Indoor Arena), Birmingham to the Coventry Canal at Fazeley Junction, just outside length of this stretch is 15 miles (24 km), and it includes 38 locks.

From Old Turn Junction, 13 locks drop the level of the canal by 81 feet (25 m), after which there is a short flat Navigation authority: Canal & River Trust. Hotel Restaurant Campanile 2*.Chester St. B6 4BE. ; Premier Inn d St. B7 4AA. (Birmingham Central (East)) Shanahans B&B.

Rocky Lane.B7 5EP. Book Tickets Online. About The Birmingham & Fazeley Canal links urban and rural landscapes. It begins at Gas Street Basin, in the heart of Birmingham’s shopping and cultural districts, leading out into the green and peaceful Midlands countryside.

The canal plunges down through dramatically floodlit archways, office undercrofts and. In its industrial heyday, the Birmingham & Fazeley Canal was shut away from the city behind high walls.

However, in the s, it was reborn as a green haven for locals, with new access points and the towpath resurfaced for walking or careful cycling. The canal takes you past many central Birmingham landmarks, including the Post Office Tower.

Birmingham and Fazeley Canal. Description of Birmingham and Fazeley Canal: Runs from Farmers Bridge, junction with the BCN Main Line, to Whittington Brook, where it joins the detached section of the Coventry Canal.

For the History of this waterway see the History page. Waterway Group: This waterway is part of the Birmingham Canal Navigations Passing a pair. BCN Birmingham and Fazeley Canal (Old Turn Junction to Fazeley Junction) Pub Guide. Details of pubs canalside or a short distance from The Birmingham and Fazeley Canal (BCN) between Old Turn Junction Birmingham and Fazeley Junction giving location (including postcode), telephone number, map and services/facilities available.

The canal was built bylinking the Birmingham canals at Salford junction with the Coventry canal at Fazeley and hence with the Oxford canal and london.

The canal is about 20 miles long, but only a short section falls within the county. For a number of years it provided a useful alternative to the Warwick-Napton route to the Oxford canal. It sits astride the junction of the Birmingham and Fazeley Canal and Coventry Canal; at Fazeley Junction are a couple of multi storey mills.

Fazeley is also adjacent to Drayton Manor, formerly the home of Robert Peel and now a theme park and zoo. The First Annual Fazeley Festival and Mile Oak Mile Charity hop took place on 15 September   Buy Coventry and Ashby Canals Map: And the Birmingham and Fazeley Canal (Inland Waterways of Britain) 2Rev Ed by GEOprojects (UK) Fazeley Canal book (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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Fazeley Canal: In general these are shown on the BAA map. Where no road or track is shown down to a particular bridge, this means that access to these sections can only be gained by walking down the towpath from the nearest access point.

The main roads of most use to members in the vicinity of the canal are clearly marked. The Birmingham & Fazeley Canal is made up of 2 branches, the Main Canal and the Digbeth Branch. They were completed towards the end of the 18th Century and provided vital connections between larger, existing canal networks.

Use the 2 following links to find more detailed information about each canal. Main Canal; Digbeth Branch. Fazeley is a civil parish in the district of Lichfield, Staffordshire, parish contains 21 listed buildings that are recorded in the National Heritage List for the listed buildings are designated at Grade II, the lowest of the three grades, which is applied to "buildings of national importance and special interest".

The parish includes the town of Fazeley and the. A route with a mix of rural and urban, taking in parts of the Coventry Canal, Trent & Mersey Canal, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Birmingham Canal Navigations and Birmingham & Fazeley Canal.

This Ring includes three tunnels, several aqueducts, and 79 locks - can be done in 7 nights or a more relaxing 14 nights. From any place within one hundred and twenty yards from the first bridge above the bason belonging to Birmingham and Fazeley Canal at or near Birmingham and then Edgbaston, Northfields, King's Norton, Alvechurch, Tardebig, Stoke-Prior, Dodderhill, Hanbury, Hadfor, Himbleton, Oddingley, Tibberton, Hinlip, Warndon, Claines, in Warwick and Worcester.

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Our standard UK postage charge (£ per order) is automatically added. Worcester & Birmingham, Birmingham & Fazeley and parts of Staffs & Worcs, Trent & Mersey, BCN, Coventry, Severn, Dudley, Stourbridge.

The Canal runs through City centre passing Telecom Tower and at Aston Junction it meets the Grand Union Canal, A mainline Canal from Birmingham to London. The Birmingham and Fazeley Canal continues to Spaghetti Junction, where underneath the Motorway's it meets with the Tame Valley Canal and Digbeth Branch Canal at Salford Junction.

In this Vlog we complete the Birmingham Canal Navigations. We leave Star City and head down the Minworth and Curdworth locks and arriver triumphantly at Fazeley Junction. Music - "Do Not Go Gentle. Blackwater Meadow Marina is located by the Llangollen Canal on the outskirts of the beautiful market town of Ellesmere in Shropshire which dates back to at least Anglo Saxon times.

{{{0}}} The attractive marina is well equipped with a shop selling boat spares, canal. Fazeley is a small town and civil parish in the District of Lichfield, Staffordshire, y is located on the outskirts of Tamworth and the civil parish of Fazeley also includes Mile Oak and Bonehill.

It sits astride the junction of the Birmingham and Fazeley Canal and Coventry Canal; at Fazeley Junction are a couple of multi storey mills.

Birmingham & the Heart of England by Nicholson Waterways Guides,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. 75 Miles, 79 Locks, 56 Hours, 2 weeks cruising time (for return journey).

Also known as the Black Country Ring, the route passes through Birmingham Canal navigations, Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal, Trent and Mersey Canal, Coventry Canal and the Birmingham and Fazeley Canal. A subterranean canal location on the Birmingham & Fazeley Canal beneath Snow Hill station.

Lock 6 Farmers Bridge, Birmingham and Fazeley Canal /notices/lockfarmers-bridge-birmingham-and-fazeley-canal. As a result of reported issues we are closing the lock to re-fit the top end gate. The towpath will remain open. The decision to give HS2 the go-ahead earlier this year was somewhat lost in the flurry of news around coronavirus.

Notice to proceed, granted in mid-April, gave the project permission to continue. The Birmingham and Fazeley canal is rather typical of many canals. It speaks the language of the industrial revolution and keeps the yesteryear heritage alive.

The canal is 15 miles long, has a whopping 38 locks along it, and links to the Coventry Canal at Tamworth. It then climbs its way all the way into Gas Street Basin in the heart of.

History. The story of the Birmingham and Fazeley begins inwhen the Birmingham Canal Company was seen as having a monopoly. At the time, the coalfields at Walsall did not have canal access, and a public meeting was held at Lichfield on 18 August, to discuss an independent link from Walsall to Fradley Junction on the Trent and Mersey Canal, passing through Lichfield.

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Fazeley B’ham & Fazeley Canal Atherstone Nuneaton Up the Tardebigge flight to the North Stratford Canal 4•6 1 • 12 at Kings Norton, you will then continue to the Grand Coventry Canal. Perfect day for a beer by the canal Opening hours - Mon-Thurs - pm Friday - pm Saturday - am Sunday - pm Our beer garden is available on a first.

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Tamworth was once home to the Reliant car company, which produced the famous three wheeled Robin made famous by Del Boy in the TV series Only Fools and Horses.