Yes a long walk over which the canal path is well maintained. Environment patrons news history.
The canal flows through the spa town of droitwich and is thickly lined with trees and hedges.
Droitwich canal map. Free downloadable droitwich canals cruising map in memory map qct format. The droitwich barge canal and droitwich junction canal re opened in 2011 after years of hard work by the droitwich canal trust local volunteers and ourselves in our former guise of british waterways. Walking and cycling maps.
Droitwich canals popular dvd. The map displays a range of services available on the droitwich canals. This map can be obtained from worcestershire county council.
You can then follow the. Only for a short distance do you leave the canal path to walk a country road. You could turn it into a longer circular walk by heading north from hawford grange and meeting up with the wychavon way near ombersley.
A 4 mile route along the junction and worcester birmingham canals across gaudet luce golf club and back to droitwich through st peters fields. In 1854 the droitwich junction canal was constructed to link the town with the worcester birmingham canal at hanbury wharf. Home information news events pamela may ops.
Simply click the box next to any service being displayed in the map key on the left of your screen. This map can be obtained from worcestershire county council. In december 2012 35 people walked droitwich spa diamond jubilee hadzor circular.
The number of locks along this short canal can make an interesting set of portages for paddlers. Further information and other local ideas. The droitwich canal is little over 7 miles in length and has 16 locks along the route.
Great for building upper body strength. A brief history of the droitwich canals. From hanbury junction to hawford junction.
A map of the droitwich canals. Find your way with maps. The droitwich barge canal and the droitwich junction canal the barge canal is a broad canal which opened in 1771 linking droitwich spa to the river severn at hawford mill claines the droitwich junction canal is a narrow canal opened in 1854 which linked droitwich to the worcester and birmingham canal.
Have recently walked from droitwich down to the river seven along the canal. Free droitwich canals cruising map in memory map qct format. Like a television programme following a cruise along the canal.
Droitwich canal os map mobile gps os map with location tracking droitwich canal open street map mobile gps map with location tracking. The droitwich barge canal opened in 1771. The droitwich canal is a synthesis of two canals in worcestershire england.
The countryside is quite beautiful being rolling green fields. A thriving and peaceful canal with a strong canal boat community the canal was reborn from a derelict channel. Built by james brindley to serve droitwich spa town s salt trade it linked the centre of droitwich with the nearby river severn.