Canal boat owner accidentally left locks open causing £3m worth of damage

The Telegraph | 9/17/2019 | Telegraph Reporters
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A canal boat user accidentally drained 200-year-old waterway - causing £3m worth of damage - after leaving locks open. Water ended up gushing down the Shropshire Union Canal, washing away the banks and leaving a huge gaping hole in the waterway.

Trees along the canal were torn from their roots, hundreds of fish died and boats were lifted from their moorings.

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