<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN"> <HTML> <HEAD><TITLE>ACW - CW 05 Update</TITLE> <META content="text/html; charset=utf-8" http-equiv=Content-Type><LINK rel=stylesheet type=text/css href="normal.css"><!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN"> <HTML><HEAD> <META http-equiv=Content-Type content="text/html; charset=unicode"> <META content="MSHTML 6.00.2900.2523" name=GENERATOR></HEAD> <BODY> <TABLE Border=0 CellSpacing=0 Width="100%"> <TR> <TD>Walks Update <A HREF="acw_ow_news.html#index">Index</A></TD> <TD> <P align=center>see also <A HREF="acw_ow_all.html">Update Notes on All Walks</A></P> </TD> <TD> <P align=right><A href="index.html">A Coventry Way Home</A></P></TD> </TR></TABLE><!-- bottom border ends --> <HR> </BODY> <!-- Mirrored from www.acoventryway.org.uk/acw_ow_15.htm by HTTrack Website Copier/3.x [XR&CO'2014], Fri, 24 May 2019 14:23:54 GMT --> </HTML> <META name=GENERATOR content="MSHTML 8.00.6001.19170"></HEAD> <BODY> <H3>CW Circular Walk&nbsp;15 - "The Canal Trail"</H3> <TABLE border=1 cellSpacing=0 borderColor=#c0c0c0 cellPadding=3 width="100%"> <TBODY> <TR> <TD><IMG border=0 alt=shim src="Images/shim.gif" width=100 height=1><BR><STRONG><EM><FONT color=#000080>Location</FONT></EM></STRONG></TD> <TD><STRONG><EM><FONT color=#000080><IMG border=0 alt=shim src="Images/shim.gif" width=150 height=1><BR>Description</FONT></EM></STRONG></TD></TR> <TR> <TD> <P>GR&nbsp;400&nbsp;835 </P> <P><BR>Ansty.&nbsp; Canal Bridge near Rose and Castle demolished.</P></TD> <TD> <TABLE border=0> <TBODY> <TR> <TD> <P>From early-2011, the canal bridge No 25 near the Rose and Castle has been closed "for repair".&nbsp; Towards the end of 2011 it became clear that the plan had changed from "repair" to "demolish as a bridge, leaving just the new support walls for the remaining approach embankments from each side of the former bridge".&nbsp; We therefore have had to redefine the route used for Walk 15 through Ansty.</P> <P align=center><IMG border=1 hspace=0 alt="" align=middle src="Images/15-map-Ansty-diversion.jpg"><BR><FONT size=1>Map</FONT></P></TD></TR></TBODY></TABLE> <P><FONT face=Arial><STRONG>The 21 Circular Walk Book Walk 15, route description para&nbsp;7&nbsp;first sentence and start of second sentence should now read:</STRONG><BR>"<FONT color=#ff0000>With Rose and Castle opposite, do NOT cross road.&nbsp; <STRONG>T/R</STRONG> and follow road until it has crossed the canal, then <STRONG>T/R</STRONG> down steps, <STRONG>V/R</STRONG> to join towpath then <STRONG>V/L</STRONG></FONT> canal right, under M69 <FONT color=#000000>... "</FONT></FONT></P> <P><FONT face=Arial>Should you wish to see the space where the bridge was, you can&nbsp;go "Over road to Rose and Castle then&nbsp;go down to the bottom of the Beer Garden and see a sort of view of the site, then return to the road", or for a better view:</FONT></P> <P><FONT face=Arial>"Over road to Rose and Castle <FONT color=#ff0000>T/L along road till end of houses, T/R down enclosed path to go over canal bridge.&nbsp; T/R to scramble down to V-stile onto towpath, T/L canal right"</FONT> to rejoin old route just beyond demolished bridge.</FONT></P> <P>&nbsp;</P></TD></TR></TBODY></TABLE><!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN"> <HTML><HEAD> <META http-equiv=Content-Type content="text/html; charset=unicode"> <META content="MSHTML 6.00.6000.16788" name=GENERATOR></HEAD> <BODY><HR> <TABLE Border=0 CellSpacing=0 Width=755> <TR> <TD><A href="#top"><IMG alt="" hspace=0 src="top.gif" align=middle border=0></A>&nbsp;<A href="#top"> back to top</A></TD> <TD>&nbsp;&nbsp; </TD> <TD> <P Align="center"><FONT size=1> <SCRIPT LANGUAGE="JavaScript" type="text/javascript"> <!-- Hide from old browsers lastmod = document.lastModified // get string of last modified date; month = lastmod.substr(0,2) mmm_Array = new Array("Jan", "Feb", "Mar", "Apr", "May", "Jun", "Jul", "Aug", "Sep", "Oct", "Nov", "Dec"); if ((navigator.appName.indexOf("Internet Explorer") != -1)) { document.write("Last modified: ", lastmod.substr(3,2), " -", mmm_Array[month-1], " -", lastmod.substr(6,4), " at ", lastmod.substr(11,5)) } else { document.write("Last modified: ", lastmod); } // --> </SCRIPT> </FONT></P></TD> <TD>&nbsp;&nbsp; </TD> <TD> <P align=right><A href="index.html">A Coventry Way Home</A></P></TD> <TD Width=145> <P align=right><FONT size=1><A HREF="index.html"> www.acoventryway.org.uk</A>&nbsp;</FONT></P></TD> </TR></TABLE><!-- bottom border ends --></BODY></HTML> </BODY></HTML>