New PDF release: Abandoned & Vanished Canals of Ireland, Scotland and Wales

By Andy Wood

ISBN-10: 1445648687

ISBN-13: 9781445648682

A resurgence in canal recovery has visible many British canals reopen long ago 3 a long time, yet many are nonetheless deserted, a few even vanished less than roads, railways and constructions. Many hundreds of thousands of course miles of canal and navigation as soon as used to criss-cross the British Isles, serving collieries, iron mines, steelworks, cities and villages. From the beginning of the 20th century onwards, lots of those canals closed down because of loss of alternate. the various misplaced canals are within the commercial belts of Scotland and Wales, with a smattering of Irish routes, from the Rockville Navigation through the Monkland Canal, now lower than the M74 dual carriageway, and the Aberdare Canal. Andy wooden provides us a quick background of every of the misplaced canals, from the Athlone Canal to the Trewydda Canal.

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