By Doug Small

continuously often called the Wilts & Berks Canal, by no means Wiltshire and Berkshire, the W&B has been derelict and deserted for over a century, yet plans exist to revive the waterway. Over sixty miles lengthy, the undertaking has many fascinating demanding situations to beat. With branches to Cricklade (on the Thames & Severn Canal), Chippenham, Calne and Wantage, and a direction in the course of the center of Swindon, the plan is greater than bold. Doug Small has written a photographic background of the canal exhibiting the duty of the restorers as they undo 100 years of overlook. From the marketplace cities of Abingdon and Melksham to the sleepy backwaters of the Wiltshire nation-state, the canal additionally meandered into the center of Swindon. The recovery may be interesting and engaging and this e-book will exhibit the altering face of the canal from its once-bustling advertisement interval, to dereliction and restoration.

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