Shropshire Union Canal Backford Bridge to Croughton Bridge

Venue description

This is shared water with Port Sunlight Angling Club and provides typical canal fishing with a good head of Roach Perch Bream and Pike.

Location & Access

The middle of this stretch is Pretty Bridge (134) where Caughall Road crosses the canal and stretches to the left of the bridge to Backford Bridge (133) where the A41 crosses over the Canal and to the left of Pretty Bridge as far as Croughton Bridge (135) where Wervin Road Crosses just after it branches off to the left before it goes under the motorway.


All road bridges

Maps (click to enlarge)

Known Species

  • Bream
  • Carp
  • Eel
  • Perch
  • Pike
  • Roach
  • Rudd