Worcester & Birmingham Canal

The Worcester & Birmingham Canal runs from the river Severn in Worcester to the Birmingham Canal at Worcester Bar. It is 30 miles long (48.3km) long and has 58 locks.

The maximum size of boat that navigate through the Worcester & Birmingham Canal is
length: 74' 11" (22.85 metres) - lock 6
beam: 7' 3" (2.21 metres) - lock 3
headroom: 8' 2" (2.5 metres) - bridge 86
draught: 3' 8" (1.1 metres) - bridge 4



IWA Branch

Birmingham, Black Country & Worcestershire

Navigation Authority

Canal & River Trust
Head Office
First Floor North
Station House
500 Elder Gate
Milton Keynes, MK9 1BB

T: 0303 040 4040
Canal & River Trust website

See also:

Waterways A-Z
Map of UK Waterways

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