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basins and canal at Diglis, Worcester

Pat Hughes

basins and canal at Diglis, Worcester

by Pat Hughes

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Published by [Worcester City Council] in [Worcester] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

This research and report were jointly commissioned from Dr. Hughes by British Waterways Board and Worcester City Council (Title page).

Statementresearch and drawings by Pat Hughes.
SeriesLocal history research -- no.3
ContributionsWorcester (England). City Council., British Waterways Board.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19174957M

An extremely well presented two bedroomed first floor apartment in the prestigious Diglis Water development close to the heart of Worcester City Centre. The accommodation comprises: entrance hallway, open plan living area and kitchen with appliances, master bedroom with en . Worcester and Birmingham Canal (Diglis Basin Worcester to Worcester Bar Birmingham) Pub Guide Details of pubs canalside or a short distance from The Worcester and Birmingham Canal between Diglis Basin Worcester to Gas St Basin Birmingham and showing location (including postcode), telephone number, map and services/facilities available.

The Worcester and Birmingham Canal runs from the centre of Birmingham through beautiful country side to the the heart of the cathedral City of Worcester. The canal is miles long with 58 locks. The canal intersects with 2 other canals, meeting the Stratford-upon-Avon Canal at Kings Norton Junction and meeting the Droitwich Canal at Hanbury. Anchor Bar Bistro Boathouse – 54 Diglis Road, WR5 3BW Worcester, Worcestershire – rated based on reviews "We ate at the Anchor last night for the /5().

Worcester Marina is located at Lowesmoor Wharf off the Worcester and Birmingham canal in the heart of the city. Worcester has a hire fleet for weekly and short breaks. It provides full boatyard services, repairs and maintenance and has a dry dock for surveys and out of the water works. will make efforts to obscure email addresses, phone numbers, websites, social media accounts, and similar details. does not accept responsibility or liability for any question or answers. is a distributor (without any obligation to verify) and not a publisher of these questions and answers.9/10().


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Basins and canal at Diglis, Worcester by Pat Hughes Download PDF EPUB FB2

Diglis Basin is a canal basin on the Worcester and Birmingham is situated in Diglis in the centre of Worcester, England, near The Commandery (a command post during the English Civil War). To the north is Tibberton ( miles and 14 locks away) and to the west is Diglis Junction ( miles and 2 locks to the west) where the canal meets the River Severn.

Diglis Basin is where the Worcester & Birmingham Canal meets the awesome River 's a great starting point for exploring the canal and river, and is just on the edge of the city of Worcester. Take a leisurely post-Sunday lunch stroll around Diglis Marina and Worcester Dry Dock before discovering what else this wonderful riverside city has to offer.

The Worcester and Birmingham Canal is a canal linking Birmingham and Worcester in starts in Worcester, as an 'offshoot' of the River Severn (just after the river lock) and ends in Gas Street Basin in Birmingham. It is 29 miles (47 km) long. There are 58 locks in total on the canal, including the 30 Tardebigge Locks, one of the largest lock Worcester book in Europe.

Diglis Basin is a major waterways place at the junction of the Worcester and Birmingham Canal (Diglis Basin to King's Norton Junction) with the Worcester and Birmingham Canal (Diglis Junction to Diglis Basin) and the Worcester and Birmingham Canal (Diglis Basin Marina Arm).

Hanbury Junction is on the Worcester and Birmingham Canal (Diglis Basin to King's Norton Junction), 9 miles and ½. The Worcester & Birmingham Canal starts at Diglis Basin and ends at Gas Street Basin, Birmingham. A major user of the canal was Cadburys who imported cocoa beans via the Sharpness Docks and River Severn.

Today, the Basin is part of 3 popular cruising rings, so there are always boats to Size: KB. A video of Diglis Basin & Locks, Worcester, Worcestershire. This is were the Worcester & Birmingham Canal joins with the River Severn.

The first & third. Diglis Basin Marina is a minor waterways place at the end of the Worcester and Birmingham Canal (Diglis Basin Marina Arm); pastDiglis Basin (½ furlongs to the northwest).

This is a great walk along the River Severn which passes close to Worcester Cathedral. The choice of direction - canal or river is a lovely choice. Why not do the loop and pass by Worcester Cricket Ground (New Road).

It is very close to the City Centre and there are refreshment /5(49). Worcester Dry Dock, Diglis Basin, Worcester, Worcestershire. likes 34 were here. The Dry Dock is base on the Birmingham and Worcester canal off the river seven in Diglis Basin known as j l /5(3).

Video of Diglis Basin, Worcester which has undergone major development over the last few years. Videoed: Monday, 14th September Diglis Basin, Worcester, Worcestershire UK.

The Benefits of a BWML Mooring at Diglis Basin Marina. Reciprocal Moorings 10% Off Most Chandlery at and from Sawley Marina Car parking (Limited availability) BWML. BWML Head Office: British Waterways Marinas Ltd. Sawley Marina. This canal is one of the prettiest and most interesting waterways in England.

The canal basins at Stourport are full of pretty moored boats, there are 2 entrances to the basins from the Severn one through broad locks, and the second one through narrow locks which is the one you should take.

Diglis Basin, Worcester, Worcestershire. likes. Diglis Basin. Constructed in and is locatedj on the Worcester to Birmingham ers: Offering free WiFi and free private parking, Canal Side is located in Worcester, just less than miles from Worcester Cathedral.

The property, housed in a building dating fromis miles from Worcester Business School and miles from University of Worcester/10(89). The position of the Diglis is perfect for easily visiting Cathedral and town as the grounds slope down to the footpath alongside the river you feel you must wrap up and get down there.

The short walk along to the Diglis Basin and through the tidied up Birmingham/Worcester canal basins is 4/5. Diglis Basin is situated in the beautiful city of Worcester.

In central England, at the heart of one of the most beautiful parts of the country surrounded by glorious landscapes and charming, historic towns and villages, the city has a rich history of culture, architecture and events of international importance. Diglis Basin in Worcester was a brownfield site that had proven highly resistant to redevelopment.

Situated on the Worcester and Birmingham canal within a mile of Worcester city centre, the basin had become known locally as ‘the stubborn acres’. It had previously. The Diglis swing bridges are two Victorian timber swing footbridges owned by British Waterways that have been recently replaced as part of the regeneration of Author: Gareth R.

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Worcester /5(49). Diglis Basin, which provides mooring for many boats, is ringed by restored warehouses (many of which were originally part of the Royal Worcester porcelain factory) and new apartment blocks, and is where the Worcester & Birmingham Canal meets the River Severn via its two wide locks.

Droitwich Spa Marina is a minor waterways place. on the Droitwich Canals (Droitwich Junction Canal) between Droitwich Junction (Junction of Droitwich Barge Canal and Droitwich Junction Canal) (1 mile and ¾ furlongs and 4 locks to the west) and Hanbury Junction (Junction with Droitwich Junction Canal (Restored - Opened 1/July/).

Broad locks between River Severn and Diglis Basin Worcester and Birmingham Canal currently padlocked shut due to high river levels and flow and expected to stay that way for several days.

The local CaRT guy tried to dissuade two boat crews on. Lincomb Lock Weir Exit is a minor waterways place on the River Severn (main river - Stourport to Worcester) between Hawford Junction (7 miles and 1 lock to the south) and Severn - Stourport Broad Locks Entrance (1 mile and 3½ furlongs and 1 lock to the northwest).