The Wey & Arun Canal was the crucial section of the inland waterway formerly linking London to the English Channel.
From 2.30pm on Sunday 14th September the Wey & Arun Canal Trust offers a free guided walk, commencing from the Gunpowder Store at Stonebridge Wharf, Shalford, along the course of the canal to the former Bramley Wharf. In the course of the walk there will be scope to inspect excavations likely to reveal part of the buried structure of Tanyard Lock, Gosden Meadow.
Distance 2.5km, 2 hour duration. Free car parking at Broadford Business Park, Shalford GU4 8EP (behind Parrot Inn, on the A248).
The archaeological dig site will be open for public viewing on Sunday, 14th September.
All events are free of charge but please book your place (firstname.lastname@example.org or 01483 505566)