Evesham main dam and weir, together with sluices, lock chambers and cutting and various islands, have been presented by the directors of Collins Brothers, of Evesham, to the Lower Avon Navigation Trust
Mr C D Barwell, chairman of the Lower Avon Navigation Trust
, said when he addressed Rotarians in Birmingham yesterday.
50 Years Ago For the first time since its formation three years ago, the Lower Avon Navigation Trust
is in debt.
Mr C D Earwell, chairman of the Lower Avon Navigation Trust
, told the council of the trust that the soldiers, starting on May 19, will work 24 hours a day and seven days a week for about three weeks to erect a steel dam over the mouth of Chadbury Lock, two miles downstream of Evesham.