Grand Surrey Canal

Surrey Docks, Canals and Wharfs
kiwi
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Re: Grand Surrey Canal

Postby kiwi » Tue Mar 14, 2017 1:23 am

GRAND SURREY CANAL. 2.jpg
Grand Surrey Canal, 1970 seen here looking east from Wells Way showing
the huge canal-side Rawlings factory, built circa 1880 and taken over
by R Whites in 1891 (demolished 1986).

kiwi
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Re: Grand Surrey Canal

Postby kiwi » Thu Mar 23, 2017 3:22 am

I think this is on the same part of the Canal as Fosneys earlier picture. Behind the mast of the boat in the distant is what looks like the Tower of St Georges Church. If so, this would make this part of the Canal by Wells Way.?
Grand Surrey Canal, c 1906..jpg
Grand Surrey Canal, c 1906.

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Re: Grand Surrey Canal

Postby kiwi » Tue Apr 18, 2017 1:11 am

GRAND SURREY CANAL 1.jpg
GRAND SURREY CANAL, thought to be near Malt St,Old Kent Road?
Man clearing drained Grand Surrey Canal,Old Kent Road..jpg
Man clearing drained Grand Surrey Canal,Old Kent Road


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