Waterways in the United Kingdom
Waterways in the United Kingdom is a link page for any
waterway, river, canal, firthor estuaryin the United Kingdom.
Waterway, water power, navigable, navigable aqueduct, navigable river, navigable waters, navigability, Waterway society, List of waterway societies in the United Kingdom
Navigation authority, British Waterways, List of navigation authorities in the United Kingdom
River, River delta, Flood plain, sluice, List of rivers, Distributary, Tributary, river engineering, weir
Reservoirs and dams in the United Kingdom, List of reservoirs and dams
Canal, ship canal, summit level canal, Freycinet gauge
Barge, boat, boathouse, Canal boat, Narrowboat, Horse-drawn boat, Ship transport
Aqueduct, Boat lift, Bridge, Caisson (water transport), Canal tunnel, Canal viaduct, Guillotine lock, Inclined plane, Lock, Mitre gate, Towpath, Tunnel, weigh lock
Anchor, dock, harbour, haven, pier, port, wharf
History of the British canal system
Waterway restoration, Conservation in the United Kingdom
Transport in the United Kingdom
Rivers in the United Kingdom
Rivers of the United Kingdomfor a list of the rivers of United Kingdomorganised geographically.
Major navigable rivers include the Humber, Mersey, Yorkshire Ouse, Severn, Thames, Trent and
Firth of Forth. Some minor navigable rivers may be classified as canals. Others include the Warwickshire Avon, the Bristol Avon.
See also articles on the
Subterranean rivers of London, and the Jubilee River, which, although man-made, was designed to look and act like a natural river rather than a canal.
Canals in the United Kingdom
See Canals of Great Britain for a list of the canals of
Great Britainorganised alphabetically by county, and lists of abandoned and future canal routes.
Canals of Ireland, which covers both Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland.
List of waterway societies in the United Kingdom
List of navigation authorities in the United Kingdom
History of the British canal system
World Canals Conference
Geography of the United Kingdom
* [http://www.canalmuseum.org.uk/ London Canal Museum]
* [http://www.penninewaterways.co.uk/ Pennine Waterways]
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