Cotswold Canals in Pictures

Thames & Severn Canal: Historical Photos

Historical photos most of which were taken around the turn of the 20th century when the canal was still operating.
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Bourne Gas Works alongside Bourne Bridge - 1938

Bourne Gas Works alongside Bourne Bridge - 1938 [more]

Bourne Gas Works alongside Bourne Bridge - 1938

Bourne Gas Works alongside Bourne Bridge - 1938 [more]

View of canal looking towards Bathurst Meadow Lock

View of canal looking towards Bathurst Meadow Lock [more]

1904 view towards Siccaridge Middle Lock - with barely a drop of water in sight!

1904 view towards Siccaridge Middle Lock - with barely a drop of water in sight! [more]

Daneway Basin Lock - view towards Sapperton

Daneway Basin Lock - view towards Sapperton [more]

Daneway end of Sapperton Canal Tunnel c.1910. Note the low water level

Daneway end of Sapperton Canal Tunnel c.1910. Note the low water level [more]

Daneway Portal 1904. Note stop planks fitted in front of tunnel, and low water

Daneway Portal 1904. Note stop planks fitted in front of tunnel, and low water [more]

Approach to Sapperton Canal Tunnel at Daneway in 1904

Approach to Sapperton Canal Tunnel at Daneway in 1904 [more]

View from Sapperton over the Thames & Severn Canal at Daneway c.1904

View from Sapperton over the Thames & Severn Canal at Daneway c.1904 [more]

Tunnel House Inn in 1904

Tunnel House Inn in 1904 [more]

1904 view of Sapperton Canal Tunnel, Coates Portal

1904 view of Sapperton Canal Tunnel, Coates Portal [more]

Coates Roundhouse - view towards Thames Head

Coates Roundhouse - view towards Thames Head [more]

Former Pumping Station at Thames Head on the Thames & Severn Canal

Former Pumping Station at Thames Head on the Thames & Severn Canal [more]

Thames Head Pumping Station - probably drawn in the early 19th century

Thames Head Pumping Station - probably drawn in the early 19th century [more]

Furzenleaze Bridge looking towards Ewen

Furzenleaze Bridge looking towards Ewen [more]

1904 view from Blue House Bridge of canal being repuddled

1904 view from Blue House Bridge of canal being repuddled [more]

1904 view of clay pit near Blue House Bridge and house (in background)

1904 view of clay pit near Blue House Bridge and house (in background) [more]

1904 view of canal approaching Blue House Bridge

1904 view of canal approaching Blue House Bridge [more]

1904 view of Siddington Second Lock, with bridge & wharfhouse just visible

1904 view of Siddington Second Lock, with bridge & wharfhouse just visible [more]

South Cerney Lower Lock

South Cerney Lower Lock [more]

Weymoor Bridge before demolition

Weymoor Bridge before demolition [more]

1890 view of Inglesham Lock, Bridge and Roundhouse

1890 view of Inglesham Lock, Bridge and Roundhouse [more]