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Bradley Locks, Bradley Branch Canal, near Bilston

A new lock gate being fitted for No. 2 Lock at Bradley Locks, on the Bradley Branch Canal. A pulley system over the canal is being set up. The planks across the canal are for access for the workers to the other side of the lock. Note that there are no safety features in place for the workers. (Courtesy of the T. W. King collection held at Dudley Archives & Local History Service).