Historic Maps and Plans of Inland Navigation
|Title||A Plan of the Navigable Canals, intended to be made for opening a Communication between the Interior parts of the Kingdom, & the ports of Bristol, Liverpool and Hull.|
|Description||Map of the area between Liverpool, Manchester, Bewdley, and Derby|
|Size in inches||16 x 24|
|Medium/format||Engraving, folded. Cropped to outer edge of frame. Later conserved, sectioned and cloth mounted.|
|Notes||Probably compiled entirely from surveys of proposals. 'The intended Macclesfield Canal' failed in Parliament. The branch of the Bridgewater Canal to Stockport was authorised but not built.|
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