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Glamorganshire Canal

The Glamorganshire Canal linked Merthyr Tydfil to Cardiff in South Wales

Things to do nearby

Facts & Stats

25 miles

(40km)

Length of the Canal

50 locks

1798

Year fully opened

Waterway notes

Aberdulais Aqueduct

Aberdulais Aqueduct is a Grade II* listed building and Scheduled Ancient Monument at risk from the effects of climate change.

Waterways in Progress Grant: Swansea Canal

IWA awarded £18,000 to the Swansea Canal Society’s Coed Gwilym Park Slipway Project as part of IWA’s Waterways in Progress Grants in 2019.