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Commemorative Plate; Stratford Canal


A plate with transfer print in green from a design by David 'Dusty' Miller depicting the lock and lock-keeper's cottage at King's Norton, Birmingham, 1993. Decorated with a yellow ribbon.

  • Measurements

  • Diameter

    20.2 cm

  • Marks & inscriptions

    : : : : STRATFORD UPON AVON CANAL BICENTENARY 1993, : : base : : To commemorate the Bicentenary of the passing of the Act of Enablement for the Stratford-upon-Avon Canal on 28th March 1793. The Canal was finally opened to traffic throughout its length when a junction was made with the River Avon at Stratford in June 1816. Plate No 1.,

  • Caption

    A plate commemorating the bicentenary of Stratford Upon Avon Canal, 1993.

  • Credit line

    CC-BY-NC-ND Image Courtesy of the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust