Cotswold Canals in Pictures

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Sapperton Tunnel, Coates Portal

Sapperton Tunnel, Coates Portal

Sapperton Canal Tunnel - Coates Portal
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Portal fully restored by Cotswold Canals Trust in 1976-77.

More information on the tunnel itself can be found at the link below.

Sapperton Tunnel, Coates Portal

Sapperton Canal Tunnel - Coates Portal

Sapperton Tunnel, Coates Portal

View of Kings Reach from Sapperton Canal Tunnel - Coates Portal

King's reach is the concreted section of canal channel between Coates Portal and Tarlton Bridge.

Historical Photo

Sapperton Tunnel, Coates Portal

1904 view of Sapperton Canal Tunnel, Coates Portal
[Date: 1904. Reproduced by permission of English Heritage]