The Birmingham and Fazeley Canal is a canal of the Birmingham Canal Navigations in the West Midlands of England. Its purpose was to provide a link between the Coventry Canal and Birmingham and thereby connect Birmingham to London via the Oxford Canal.
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... through two arches of the Newhall Street bridge in central Birmingham ... either side of the road The Drayton swing bridge The termination of the authorised Birmingham and Fazeley Canal under the Watling Street Bridge at Fazeley ...
... boaters following the Warwickshire Ring turn to the right onto the Birmingham and Fazeley Canal, which is sandwiched between the backs of factories and the M6 motorway ... south bank, before reaching Erdington Hall, where a factory has been built over the canal, almost forming a tunnel, although one side remains open to the light ... Eventually the canal re-emerges into the comparative calm of Minworth, where three locks lower the level of the canal ...
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