Canal and railway, South Basin, Hednesford

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Date:1957

Description:Working narrow boats with railway rolling stock in the background. The Hednesford Basin was sited at the end of the Cannock extension to the Birmingham Canal Navigations and served the nearby collieries, East Cannock and LIttleworth for the transportation of coal.

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Image courtesy of: Mr David Battersby

Donor ref:Cannock Library old cannock slides GB59 (52/40100)

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