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A rough, illustrated, guide to the principle former Ashby Canal Tramways - along with the canal sections under restoration - and what they look like today.
These include tramways to Ticknall, Dimminsdale & Cloud Hill from Willesley basin, near Ashby-de-la-Zouch as well as other tramways to Swadlincote and related collieries.
Tramway, canal and other routes to the east may be seen on the 'Charnwood' page, HERE.

By clicking the icon in the top left of the map window, you can select/deselect other options to view or click the icon, top right, to view full screen.

The photos for this map may be seen by clicking on the markers. Note that some locations have several photos.

NB. The Cloud Hill tramway was largely superseded by the Derby to Ashby Branch of the Midland Railway - which is why that section of the line has larger bridges etc. than you might expect for a tramway. A lot of help was obtained from this 1800s map to locate the tramway preceding the railway.

The route is shown in orange, and other lines in purple, with the canal being shown in blue .
You can right-click and download my walk GPX file here for use in your GPS, Sat Nav or phone mapping.

The route is

I have found a number of websites with more information on the tramways, canal and their histories. The following are just samples.
Follow these links for further information:- All links should open in a new tab.

For a historic map of the route, follow this link and then adjust the transparency on the slider scale to view the present day appearance:
Click Here for Historic Map

The best starting point is probably Ashby Canal Association

This website

Otherwise, basic information is limited to that in 'Stone Blocks & Iron Rails', (Bertram Baxter, 1966, David & Charles, p183-4)