Thursday, 30 April 2020

Toll End Communication Canal - Tipton

Toll End Communication Canal - Tipton (upper) half
Locks 4 - 8









Toll End Junction 1975 (Hugh Potter)

Entrance to Toll End Communication Canal - John Whitehouse


Entrance to Toll End Comms Canal 1966 (HNBC - P Weaver Collection)

Toll End Stub 1975 (Hugh Potter)

Entrance to Toll End - November 1973

Tipton Green (left) and Toll End (right)


Unknown Location in Toll End

Unknown location at Toll End

Toll End Lock 4 1975 (Hugh Potter)

Toll End Lock 4


Lock 4


Lock 4 (Site of)




1973



Toll End Junction 1975 looking back to Tipton (Hugh Potter)

 Toll End Lock 5 and Workhouse Lane Bridge (was Moat Bridge)

Workhouse Lane Bridge and Lock 5 (HNBC - P Weaver collection)

Toll End Lock 5 beneath Workhouse Lane (Moat) Bridge 1975 (Hugh Potter)




Note the "Bridgeguard" reinforcement underneath




Toll End Lock 5 1975 (Hugh Potter)






 Below Toll End Lock 5 (Hugh Potter)

Toll End Locks 5 and 6



Line of Toll End Communication Canal between locks 5 and 6 1975 (Hugh Potter)


 Toll End Locks 6 and 5 with Workhouse Land Bridge beyond


Below Lock 6





Approaching Lock 7

Lock 7 (HNBC Weaver Collection)


Lock 7 on the twist onto the older Scott Foley Canal below

Lock 7

Stable at Lock 7

Toll End Lock 8 in the foreground


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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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