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Nutbrook Canal

Closed in 1949, the Nutbrook Canal linked Shipley to the Erewash Canal.

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Facts & Stats

4.5 miles

(7.2km)

Original length of the canal.

13 locks

1796

Year opened

HS2: Erewash Canal

The decision to scrap much of the Eastern Leg of HS2 Phase 2b, means that the Erewash Canal is no longer under threat from HS2.

HS2: Trent Navigation

The decision to scrap much of the Eastern Leg of HS2 Phase 2b, means that the Trent Navigation’s Cranfleet Cut is no longer under threat from HS2.