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12 – Caen Hill Locks and Devizes Wharf




Through trade began in 1801 with goods moved by a horse-drawn railway at Caen Hill. In 1810 the flight of 22 locks opened, but commercial traffic finished by 1921.

Front: The lovely misty sunrise is by canal boater Mike Downs.

Back: Devizes wharf in about 1900. The aerial photo shows the beautiful, engineering feat of Caen Hill locks and is courtesy of Ian Collis.

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Dimensions 1.78 × 1.27 cm


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