A new guide to Wey & Arun restoration

Published: Friday, 13 July 2018

SUCH as been the interest in the restoration of the Wey & Arun Canal that a new guide has been published showing its progress.

The Guide to Restoration Progress on the Wey & Arun Canal provides an insight into the restoration work of the canal from the 1970s to the present day, and is certain to appeal to anyone interested in the canal and those who wish to know more about it.

WeyArunBookIncludes latest projects

It charts the progress of the canal’s restoration in West Sussex and Surrey, including the very latest projects.

The 56 page booklet features 10 maps of the canal and extensive details of the restoration work, along with both archive and more recent photographs.

Compasses Bridge

The guide was last updated in 2014 and this new edition for 2018 includes recent projects such as the completed Compasses Bridge. It demonstrates the huge amount of restoration work the Wey & Arun Canal Trust has achieved over the 23 miles canal.

The 2018 guide, edited by Julian Cheek and Geoff Thomas, costs £6 and is available online at www.weyarun.org.uk/shop/