Forth & Clyde Canal


The Forth & Clyde Canal runs from the river Clyde at Bowling to the river Forth at Grangemouth, and is joined by the Union Canal at Falkirk.  The Forth & Clyde Canal is 35 miles (56.3 km) long and has 39 locks.

The maximum size of boat that can navigate throughout the Forth & Clyde Canal is
length: 68' 6" (20.9 metres)
beam: 19' 8" (6.0 metres)
height: 9' 10" (3.0 metres)
draught: 6' (1.8 metres)

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