Tardebigge Steps, Worcestershire, England
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The_Senior_Crabbes
N 52° 19.009 W 002° 01.347
30U E 566633 N 5796726
Quick Description: A flight of canal locks near Tardebigge
Location: West Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 8/27/2012 6:55:12 AM
Waymark Code: WMF5MR
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member cache_test_dummies
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Long Description:
The Tardebigge steps (or the Tardebigge Flight) are a flight of 30 narrow locks with intervening passing basins that raise the Worcester & Birmingham canal 220 feet over 2.5 miles. Built in the early nineteenth century.
Waterway Name: Worcester & Birmingham canal

Connected Points:
Links the River Severn at Worcester to Birmingham

Type: Lock

Date Opened: 1/1/1807

Elevation Difference (meters): 70.00

Site Status: Operational

Web Site: [Web Link]

Date Closed (if applicable): Not listed

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