Coates Portal Sapperton Tunnel with Wilderness Boat exiting 1970s

Posted on 03. Jun, 2012 by in History

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During the 1970’s restoration of the Coates Portal of Sapperton Tunnel on the Thames and Severn Canal Ian Graham took one of his Wilderness Boats into the tunnel. This short clip shows the boat exiting from the tunnel backwards into the King’s Reach.

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