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Birchills Aqueduct

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at Pelsall, near Walsall

This is a cast iron and brick aqueduct built to carry the Wyrley and Essington Canal over the South Staffordshire Railway line from Walsall to Cannock. The castings were produced by Lloyds, Fosters and Co in 1856.[1]

Photo and map here.

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Sources of Information

  1. Civil Engineering Heritage - West Midlands by Roger Cragg, Phillimore & Co, 2010