Title Londonís Lost Route to Basingstoke. The Story of the Basingstoke Canal.
Publisher London. Alan Sutton. 1994 revised.
Seller ID 67404
Size 6.25 x 9.0 inches. In black cloth covers with gilt to spine. With pictorial dustwrapper. 235pp. With b/w photographs, illustrations and a map. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. The Basingstoke Canal was planned to join the Thames to both the English and the Bristol Channels. It never went beyond Basingstoke. This is the revised and updated edition of the story of its failure, decline and eventual restoration.
TRANSPORT P.A.L.VINE, London, Lost Route, Basingstoke, Canal, Thames, English Channel, Bristol Channel, revised, updated, failure, decline, restoration, dustwrapper photographs