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Northern side branch to Trent Navigation


Erewash Canal | Derby Canal | England: Characteristics & Overview

Rating of waterway

Length of waterway: 19 km
Number of locks: 14
Lock dimensions: 23.80 x 3.80
Max. depth: 0.80
Max. headroom: 1.80
Degree of difficulty: For beginners (few locks)
Requirements: no rating
Character of waterway: back to nature, old waterway, to be rediscovered
Profile of waterway: Hardly ever used
Facilities groundside: Not sufficiant

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Waterway has access to:

Trent & Mercey Canal | England
Trent River & Trent Navigation | England

Erewash Canal
is today navigable from Trent Lock to Langley Mill. Earlier on it used to have a link to Nottingham Canal and Derby Canal. There are plans to open up the Derby Canal to navigation again.

Jim Shead / Grand Union Erewash Canal

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Erewash Canal Pup Guide

No. 3 Birmingham & the Heart of England  /  Nicholson


Author: Harper Collins  /  Editor: Nicholson  /  Language: English
Delivery time: instantly

Navigational notes include: Planning a cruise, using a lock and bridges, winding holes, boatyards and local services. Covers the Birmingham Canal Navigations, Ashby, Birmingham & Fazeley, Coventry, Erewash, Northern Stratford-upon-Avon, Grand Union (Norton Junction to Salford Junction, Leicester section and River Soar), Oxford (Braunston to Hawkesbury Junction), Staffs & Worcester (north of Autherley Junction) and Trent and Mersey (Derwent Mouth to Great Heywood) canals Also: The history of each canal, places of interest, pubs and restaurants, opportunities for walking and cycling. Spiralbounding, size: A5

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