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How Canals Began
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Aire & Calder aqueducts banks barges Birmingham Canal Navigations boatmen Bridgewater Brindley Britain building canal age canal boat canal companies Canal du Midi cargo carriers carrying coal collieries committee company's Coventry Coventry Canal craft Derby Canal Dudley Canal Duke engineer England fly-boats ft long ft wide gates Glamorganshire Gota river Grand Junction Grand Junction Canal inclined planes inland waterway iron Kennet & Avon Lake Lancaster Canal later Leeds & Liverpool Leicester Liverpool loaded lock-keepers locks London Manchester Ship Canal Mersey & Irwell Mersey Canal miles long narrow boats North Ohio opened Oxford Canal paid pany pass passengers railway river and canal River Weaver Rochdale Canal route Runcorn Severn shareholders Ship Canal Shropshire St Lawrence Staffs & Worcs steam Stourbridge Swansea Canal Thames Thomas tolls tons took towing towpath trade traffic transport Trent & Mersey tunnel Wales Weaver wharves Worsley