Friday, 17 April 2020

Tipton Green Canal - old photos

Tipton Green Canal - old photos
Locks 1 to 3 (continues into the Toll End Communication Canal)



Tipton Green Canal 1945





Tipton Green Junction

Lock 1 (HNBC - P Weaver collection)

Note the pulley on the gate to guide the rope

Lock 1

Bridge Abutment over lock 1 right (HNBC Weaver Collection)

Hut beside Lock 1 in 1973 (Hugh Potter)

Lock 1 railings 1973 (Hugh Potter)




Note the leaning chimney in the background which locates the images



Locks 1 and 2 Tipton Green (HNBC - P Weaver collection)






1957









Site of Locks 1 and 2 with Union Street Bridge




Creating the path through lock 2 in 1973






Lock 2



















Union Street Bridge 1916

















Lock 3







Toll End Communication Canal from Tipton Green Canal


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The above
 photos have been assembled from various sources, including those freely found on the internet. My thanks go to the many photographers alive and dead who have contributed to this collection and in so doing, are keeping the memory of these lost canals alive. These images are reproduced for ease of research are are not necessarily the property of this blog, and as such should not be used for commercial gain without the explicit permission of the owner (whoever that may be).


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