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Sheffield Canal Bicentenary Walk

Date Saturday 25th May 2019
Time 10:30 until 15:00
Meet At Park Square entrance to Canal Basin
Organised By South Yorkshire Industrial History Society
Bus Route Tram (Ponds Forge), any city centre route
Description The Canal was opened from Tinsley to Sheffield in 1819. Walk led by Graham Hague, from Sheffield Canal Basin (adjoining Park Square) along Canal towpath to Tinsley Locks. We shall look at the locks and other engineering features, and adjoining historic buildings. Bring a picnic lunch. Return by tram or bus. (There are options to return earlier).
Contact Graham Hague
Phone No. 0114 268 6729
Email v.bayliss [at]
Type of Event Local History
Primary Focus The Built Environment
Wheelchair/Pushchair Accessible Yes
Suitable for Families No