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More Canals than Venice Walk FREE
Part of Heritage Open Days
A guided tour around the Silver Cross - starting from Gas Street Basin the walk encompasses the Old Turn Junction, Oozel Street Loop and the flight of Farmer's Bridge Locks on the Birmingham & Fazeley Canal. Find out how the Duke of Bridgewater influenced the development of the canal network. Where was Birmingham's first gas works? Can you find the site of Cadbury's first chocolate factory and on the site of which restaurant was the first recording of the Archers made in 1951?
Meet outside the Canal side cafe, Gas Street Basin, off Broad Street Birmingham.
Friday 11th September: Walk 1230 Saturday 12th September: Walk 1230 Limited Capacity Details
Max 20 people per tour Limited Capacity Minimum Age Restriction Event Specially Put on for HODs Key
11 September 2009 –12 September 20092009-09-11T12:30:00Z2009-09-12T14:20:00Z
Birmingham City Centre
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