Monument record M2288 - Erewash Canal - main cut


CANAL (Georgian to Late 20th Century)


Grid reference Centred SK 45793 46332 (787m by 1736m)
Map sheet SK44NE
District Broxtowe
Civil Parish Eastwood, Broxtowe


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Erewash canal, built 1777-1779. The canal runs from Langley Mill, down the Erewash valley to the Trent. The whole length of the canal is broad. There are 2 locks in the county. The canal is now only used by pleasure craft. (1)
S grid ref for county boundary.

Data Held: Ground Photograph (Ground photograph). SNT2646.

2 BW print, J2, J5, SMR

<1> Patrick A, 1975, Canals in Nottinghamshire (Monograph). SNT50.

Sources/Archives (2)

  • --- Ground photograph: Data Held: Ground Photograph.
  • <1> Monograph: Patrick A. 1975. Canals in Nottinghamshire. NCC.

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (2)

Related Events/Activities (0)

Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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