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Barge, Darby End Branch Canal, Netherton

A view of the Dudley No. 2 Canal between St. Peter's Road and the Netherton Tunnel Entrance at Darby End, Netherton. The rear end of the canal boat clearly shows that it belongs to Stewarts & Lloyds, Halesowen. Judging by the high tide mark on the side of the boat, it appears to be unladen. Note the huge rudder. In the upper left of the photograph is a distinctive arched Toll End bridge - so calle…