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Home > WaterData > Surface water data > Canals Network Data (Canal and Rivers Trust)

Canals Network Data (Canal and Rivers Trust)

A variety of canal-related data from the Canal and Rivers Trust including location of bridges, aqueducts, locks and other features. Can be used with the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology’s 1:50,000 watercourse network.

The Canal and Rivers Trust makes it data available through the Environment Agency's Environmental Data Download facility. Data types include -

  • Aqueduct (Point)
  • Bridges (Point)
  • Canal Centreline (Line)
  • Canal Network Junction Points (Point)
  • Docks (Point)
  • Embankments (Polygon)
  • Lakes, Ponds and Fisheries
  • Locks (Point)
  • Outfall/Discharge Point (Point)
  • Reservoirs (Polygon)
  • Wharves (Point)

Supply format: Shape file / Tab / GML and other

Data availability: Available under the Open Government Licence (OGL).

Other conditions may apply and these are available via the download site.

Charge: No charge.

Sample available: Data can be downloaded immediately.

Disclaimer: The information contained on this page was correct at time of publication. It is meant as a quick and easy reference for those wishing to know what UK-wide water datasets are available. For full and definitive data descriptions and licensing arrangements contact the licensor directly.

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