|The area between Wednesfield Road and Lock
Street at the turn of the 20th century.
right of the canal is the Hay Basin which had been
filled-in by the early 1970s.
The whole area has changed beyond recognition,
only two of the original buildings still survive;
the cottages by top lock, and Broad Street
In the mid 1970s when Ring Road St Patricks was
built, the section of the canal beneath Wednesfield
Road was diverted, and a new, wider bridge
constructed to replace the older iron bridge.