Shardlow Heritage Centre

Try the links below to other sites for related topics - thanks to them for providing links to us!

 Picture the Past for historic pictures of the region, including some of Shardlow 

  Derby Photographs for a large selection of modern photos of Derby and the region, well presented and with historical information 

 tmc-mileposts a photo gallery of mileposts and their settings along the towpath of the Trent and Mersey Canal 

George's: Canal Boating in the UK and Europe for a mine of information on canals 

Waterways Directory for UK inland waterway related businesses and organisations 

 London Canal Museum extensive site about London's waterways and the 1850's ice warehouse at Kings Cross where the museum is situated 

  Inland Waterway Heritage Network for museums based on Inland Navigation 

 culture 24 for news on museums and galleries throughout the uk 

 Sleaford Navigation Trust about the restoration and history of this navigation 

Derby Canal Restoration about the restoration and history of this navigation 

 John Shardalow  about the Shard*low personal name and the Shards newsletter 

 A Taste of the Peak District a tourist information site for visitors to the Peak District and surrounding areas 

 Discover Derbyshire and the Peak District - Enchanting villages, historic towns and glorious ever changing landscapes are featured in this independent guide to the Peak National Park and Derbyshire 

 Long Horse Bridge report Objections to the resiting of Long Horse Bridge, associated events and documents, and a copy of the report by the Waterways Ombudsman concerning the consultation process over the proposed replacement of the Long Horse Bridge, Derwentmouth following a complaint by a Shardlow resident

Visit Shardlow and its Heritage Centre for a fascinating insight into this 18th century canal transhipment port. Follow the village trail, on sale at the Heritage Centre!  See our home page.


Home Page and update info
Exhibition and Special Events 
Brief History of the Village
1882 Map of Shardlow
Shardlow - placename and surname
A Walk through the Village
Photo Gallery
Dobson's boat yard   (NEW 30/10/2016)
Links to Related Sites (THIS PAGE)
 Setting the Scene and 1852 Plan
 Carriers by River and Canal at Shardlow
 Boatbuilders at Shardlow
 Other Traders in the Canal Port
Local Waterways on Old Postcards


last updated on 12 October 2016