Hacker News new | past | comments | ask | show | jobs | submit login

I think that as well, though the map seems mostly concerned with canals available to big vessels.

I think you are thinking about the "Canal du Midi", which is still a quite famous construction work form the 17th century: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Canal_du_Midi

Big vessels perhaps.

I've seen some big ships in parts of the broads, and the Manchester shipping canal is for, well, ships.

And yes I was thinking of the Canal du Midi.

Guidelines | FAQ | Support | API | Security | Lists | Bookmarklet | Legal | Apply to YC | Contact