North Walsham & Dilham Canal Trust

 History

 

John Millington (Professor), Designer of the North Walsham and Dilham Canal

UK Parliament Archives Tweeting the 150th anniversary of his death

 

A short history of the North Walsham and Dilham Canal

Detailed history of the North Walsham and Dilham Canal from the EAWA website

 

'Swafield on the North Walsham & Dilham Canal' - by Ivan Cane.

'Ella' Wherry owned by Nat Bircham - by Alex Hurrell.

 

Mills on the North Walsham and Dilham Canal:

Antingham Bone Mill - Upper

Antingham Bone Mill - Lower

Swafield Mill

Bacton Wood Mill

Ebridge Mill

Briggate Mill

Dilham Mill

Above pages are from the Norfolk Mills website linked with kind permission by J Neville.

 

Click HERE for the George Plunkett website - with kind permission of J. Plunkett.

30/8/1998 - N Walsham Bacton Wood watermill on canal [7569]  From SE, built about mid 1820s. 

30/8/1998 - N Walsham Bacton Wood watermill on canal [7570]

27/7/1997 - N Walsham Ebridge watermill on canal [7468]

27/7/1997 - Honing Weir on N Walsham Dilham canal [7469]

27/7/1997 - N Walsham and Dilham canal Ebridge lock [7467]

Click HERE for The Francis Frith website  -  all photos have copyright

Bacton Wood Mill c 1955

Bacton Wood Mill c 1955

Old canal from Bacton Wood Bridge c 1955

Heritage:   Grade II Listed Bridges of the canal

The Bridge at Bradfield

The Bridge at Anchor Rd, Spa Common

Norfolk HERITAGE Explorer - The North Walsham and Diham Canal

Historic England - Pastscapes

 

1962 - East Anglian Film Archive   -   Anglia TV interview with Len Ramuz

 

The NW&DC Trust would like to hear if you have any 'memories' of the canal!

Click HERE to send an e-mail to a member of the Trust team

Page updated: 7th Jan 2019

 

 

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Contact Us

North Walsham & Dilham Canal Trust

Trust Administrator
Mob: 07954 055966

Email:
secretary@nwdct.org