It assists in forming part of the most direct water communication between Birmingham and London, and supplies the town of ... Many coals are exported from the mines in the immediate vicinity of its banks ; and from these the city of Coventry receives its principal supplies. ... A detached part, of five-miles and a half in length, begins at the termination of the Birmingham and Fazeley, at Whittington brook, anbsp;...
|Title||:||A New & Compendious History, of the County of Warwick|
|Author||:||William Smith (topographer.)|