Sunken Barge In Tiverton

Canal rangers in Tiverton are trying to lift a sunken barge in the Grand Western Canal after it sunk last week

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Repair work to begin on barge

The barge has now been towed back to the canal basin. It was taking on water quite quickly so it was dragged onto a slipway to stop it sinking any further where the holes were discovered.

The barge was taking on water quite quickly it had to be pulled onto a slipway Credit: ITV Westcountry

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