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Farmer's Bridge Locks & Centenary Sq, Birmingham
Introduction to Walk 2202

Photo from the walk - Farmer's Bridge Locks & Centenary Sq, Birmingham

County/Area - West Midlands

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 2.0 miles / 3.3 km

Ascent - nominal or unknown

Time - 1 hours 0 minutes

Grade - easy

A look at the industrial heritage of the City of Birmingham. This city walk explores the northwestern sector of central Birmingham. It includes some of the city's most modern areas together with some of the city's rich industrial past. Birmingham is often quoted as having more canals than Venice. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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