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eBook The Canal Age (The Canals of the British Isles) ePub

by Charles Hadfield

  • ISBN: 0715342886
  • Category: Transportation
  • Subcategory: Engineering
  • Author: Charles Hadfield
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: David & Charles; 2nd ed. edition (1968)
  • Pages: 233
  • ePub book: 1777 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1524 kb
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Ellis Charles Raymond Hadfield (5 August 1909 – 6 August 1996) was a canal historian and the author of many classic works on the British canal system, mostly published by the firm he co-founded, David & Charles.

Ellis Charles Raymond Hadfield (5 August 1909 – 6 August 1996) was a canal historian and the author of many classic works on the British canal system, mostly published by the firm he co-founded, David & Charles. Charles Hadfield was born at Pietersburg, South Africa, where his New Zealand-born father was an Assistant Resident Magistrate; his mother was daughter of a Devon clergyman.

The first British canals were built in Roman times as irrigation or land drainage canals or short connecting spurs between .

The first British canals were built in Roman times as irrigation or land drainage canals or short connecting spurs between navigable rivers, such as the Foss Dyke, Car Dyke or Bourne-Morton Canal; all in Lincolnshire. See Roman Britain and list of Roman canals. Most of the canal system and inland waterways were nationalised in 1948, along with the railways, under the British Transport Commission, whose subsidiary Docks and Inland Waterways Executive managed them into the 1950s.

Ellis Charles Raymond Hadfield was a canal historian and the author of many classic works on the British canal system. He was a cofounder with David St John Thomas of the publishing company David & Charles. Books by Charles Hadfield.

The first British canals were built in Roman times as irrigation canals or short .

The first British canals were built in Roman times as irrigation canals or short connecting spurs between navigable rivers, such as the Foss Dyke in Lincolnshire. The modern canal system was mainly a product of the 18th century and early 19th century.

Ellis Charles Raymond Hadfield was a canal historian and the author of many classic works on the British canal . Charles Hadfield was born in South Africa, moved to Devon, England in 1924 and was educated at Blundell's School and St Edmund Hall, Oxford.

Ellis Charles Raymond Hadfield was a canal historian and the author of many classic works on the British canal system, mostly published by the firm he co-founded, David & Charles.

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Canals of Britain is a comprehensive and absorbing survey of the entire canal network of the British Isles – the first of its kind.

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