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Bentley Canal looking towards Springbank Bridge posted on Willenhall

Bentley Canal looking towards Springbank Bridge posted on Willenhall


Bentley Canal looking towards Springbank Bridge posted on Willenhall Aye We Facebook group

Springbank ( Forge Bridge ) Bentley Canal Willenhall .

View from the cast iron bridge. lock 1 & the toll / lock house on the Bentley Canal.

Springbank bridge known by locals as Forge bridge . It's hard to imagine that the it once spanned the Bentley Canal & not the fly tipping of today.

Bentley Canal looking towards Wednesfield from Fibbersley bridge Willenhall.

Birmingham Canal, Railroad Tracks


Opened in 1843 the Bentley Canal ran down a flight of 10 locks from the junction

The culvert being built on the site of Bentley Canal, looking towards Clarkes Lane.

... an extended walk investigating traces of a former waterway that once linked the Wyrley & Essington at Wednesfield with the Anson Branch at Bentley Mill.

Hills Bridge -

Icy Wyrley & Essington Canal. New Cross Bridge. Entrance of the Bentley Canal in

Bentley Canal

... we soon reach Wednesfield Junction where the historic turnover footbridge spans a short remaining stub of the Bentley Canal next to the Nickelodeon pub.

Lock 5 Bentley Canal Wednesfield

Willenhall & the old Bentley Canal · H J Starkey. Willenhall artist. Drawing of Dingle Bridge. Dingle bridge accessed from Dingle

Springbank Willenhall featuring the old football ground / dogtrack & the Bentley canal & Lashfords brewery

Wyrley & Essington canal

Short Heath Basin, New Invention on Wyrley & Essington Canal.

Posted on Wednesfield Past & Present Facebook group by John Lloyd. The Regal cinema High

... to pick up the canal trail again at Fibbersley Bridge. The Navigation pub just up the road is a continuing clue as to the presence of the cut in days ...

Wyrley & Essington Canal Wednesfield. Cast Iron tow-path bridge & start of the

The Weldless Steel Tube Works and environs, Wednesfield, 1922. Source > > Britain

Walsall Canal - Site of a removed bridge on the canal

Wednesfield. Neachells Lane runnig across top of photo. The Bentley canal & Midland railway

An old view of the toll house.

Knights Bridge Wyrley & Essington canal Short Heath Willenhall.

The site of Willenhall's first railway station. As seen from Bilston Street.

Willenhall (NE) 1913: Staffordshire Sheet 63.05b (Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Staffordshire): Amazon.co.uk: Malcolm Nixon: 9781847847249: Books

A wide track soon leads us to Durham Avenue (site of Farm Bridge) and then to County Bridge by the side of Bentley Cemetery.

Wednesbury Old Canal - The barely navigable remains of the canal viewed from the same point

Bentley Canal, Fibbersley Bridge & Hills Bridge. It's not clear but I think I


Spring Bank Bridge -

Lichfield Canal - Image: Lichfield Canal 25

... swathe through where the canal would have gone from here, although some allotments parallel to Wrexham Avenue seem to mark out the former course leading ...

Another view of the site of Willenhall's second railway station.

Engine Arm - Image: Engine Arm Aqueduct channel

... to say that Hills Bridge is very much still intact having been preserved outside the offices of Corus (subsequently Tata Steel) and today can be seen ...

Here is a mouth watering image of the Junction as it looked in 1980:

The Clocktower in Market Place, Willenhall 2007

Willenhall Greyhound Stadium, Corner of Temple Rd & St Annes Rd. Formerly Willenhall Football

Ridgacre Branch - An almost rural view near Black Lake road bridge

Darlaston James Bridge railway station

... canal is only one example of the industrial activity once found in the vicinity. Mining and railways were also prominent here, but nowadays we have ...

Bentley railway station (West Midlands)

Icknield Port Loop - Rotton Park Junction — the Icknield Port Loop runs through the bridge

The disused New Cross Lock House stands to the right. This canal, which was

Wednesbury Old Canal - Pudding Green Junction. The Wednesbury Old Canal leads under the bridge

The local primary school then occupies the site of the canal for a short distance and I wonder whether we'll be able to locate much more of the line.

The ...

The staff at Willenhall Stafford Street Goods Depot around 1914. From an old postcard.

... have to continue via the pavement round to Charles Street/Stringes Lane trying to pinpoint the location of Sandbeds Bridge and its accompanying locks, ...

Gower Branch Canal - Brades (staircase) locks, photographed from the bridge

Posted by Will Morgan Admin of "Willenhall. A Bostin Town" facebook group

Willenhall Bilston Street railway station

Bentley Hall. To resume our history of Willenhall ...

John Patten shared his first post to Wednesfield Past & Present Facebook group Ashmore park C1947

Birmingham and Fazeley Canal - Image: Bt tower brum 025591

Folders related to North Walsall railway station:

Engine Arm - Image: Engine Arm Aqueduct roving bridge

"The Summers" from the sixties taken from the back of the Liberal Club -

Tame Valley Canal

Willenhall (NE) 1913: Staffordshire Sheet 63.05b (Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Staffordshire): Amazon.co.uk: Malcolm Nixon: 9781847847249: Books

a wharf alongside a building aggregate firm which appears to still be used. Probably by CART I ;wonder if those splendid bricks on the bridge above came ...


Looking at the old cast iron towpath bridge at the junction of the Wyrley & Essington

Willenhall Stafford Street railway station

Engine Arm - Image: Engine Arm Basin

Folders related to Darlaston railway station:

In 1866 appeared a religious novel written by a Primitive Methodist preacher of this town, and published by Elliot Stock, London. It: was entitled “Nest: A ...

Lichfield Canal, Whitsun 1958.

Carrying on under the B4090, called Salt Way (in case you do not know 'wich' means salt.) Droitwich is situated on massive deposits of salt, ...

Formerly Spring Bank Methodist Church in St. Anne's Road, Willenhall, was built in

Netherton Tunnel Branch Canal - Image: Netherton Tunnel inside northern portal dual towpath

Rodney Parade has been a League ground for 6 seasons; from July 1st, 2013 to the current day .

Emmanuel Church, Bentley

A steam-powered winding engine, and a gin pit. Courtesy of David Evans.

From the Anson towpath you can backtrack and identify the entrance to the Bentley Canal as it passes under a lonely pipe bridge set amid the reeds.

Cassini ...

Birmingham and Fazeley Canal - Image: Canal under BT Tower Birmingham

Bell Inn

Posted by Derrick Sparks to facebook group "WEDNESFIELD PAST & PRESENT" Half timbered

Bentley Canal's eastern extremity, under allotments at Wrexham Avenue

Willenhall Greyhound Stadium

Wednesfield Junction 1992 (Photo: TNC website)

Mosley Hall. Photo. by J. Gale, Wolverhampton



The Walk

Places to see in ( Walsall - UK )

... which includes the site of the bottom Sandbeds Lock, before climbing over yet another embankment built to replace Clarke's Lane Bridge.

Wolverhampton Corporation buses about to pass the Bridge Tavern Portobello a former Willenhall district ceded to

Neachells Lane in the early years of the 20th century. The row of trees was known as 'Twenty Trees'. From an old postcard.

Impact Arena ...