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Wiltshire and berkshire canal. The canal used to link the kennet avon canal with the river thames at abingdon and a restoration project aims to ensure that this link returns in the future. Wiltshire and berkshire canal trust w bct is working to reinstate the original canal branches as constructed in 1810. The original canal route passed through the centre of swindon and cannot currently be reinstated.
The 0 3m 0 6km section to the north of swindon was responsible for lifting boats. The bbc is not responsible for the content of external internet sites. The wilts berks canal trust is a charity registered with the charity commission no.
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The wilts berks canal is a canal in the historic counties of wiltshire and berkshire england linking the kennet and avon canal at semington near melksham to the river thames at abingdon the north wilts canal merged with it to become a branch to the thames and severn canal at latton near cricklade among professional trades boatmen the canal was nicknamed the ippey cut possibly short for. The wilts berks canal trust says it has raised 575 000 in grants to breathe life back. 11 02 2015 melksham area board wiltshire and berkshire canal melksham link 11 02 2015.
We are an agent for many different canal boat companies offering some of the best priced canal boat holidays on the internet. A derelict stretch of wiltshire canal which was filled in and abandoned last century is to be restored. Free boat handling and tuition is given when you arrive for your holiday.
The wilts berks canal trust has formed a series of branches along the length of the canal and this has enabled the trust to gain wide public support with work parties underway along most sections of the canal. Related meetings decision type. On this site you can hire a canal boat from our wiltshire bases.
Part of seven locks on the wiltshire and berkshire canal was up for sale and the canal trust feared losing it. Wilts berks canal trust. Experienced boaters and beginners are welcome alike.
Just before the first of semington s two locks lies the now almost invisible junction with the wiltshire berkshire canal.