The Construction of the Herefordshire and Gloucestershire Canal
March 9 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm£6
Nigel Jefferies tells a heroic story from the 18th century with echoes in the present. The canal ultimately connected Hereford with the River Severn at Gloucester via Ledbury and Newent. Though his achievement was immense, the project completed by engineer Josiah Clowes was neither on time nor on budget.