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Canal Linocuts By Eric Gaskell
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This book brings 37 of Eric Gaskell's lino cuts made in and around the English and Welsh canal waterways into one volume. With text written by Paul Higson and a specially written foreword by Tony... More > Lewery (the respected artist and author of canal folk art and signwriting) this is a book that is sure to go down well with any canal enthusiast. The book also gets you a 10% discount on purchasing any of the original linoprints from www.canalprints.co.uk< Less
Tyke on a Bike: Canals of Northern England and Scotland By John Priestley
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This is the story of how a computer consultant threw off the weary chains of work and got on his bike when threatened with high blood pressure. His journeys took him round the canals of northern... More > England, first on the three routes across the Pennine Hills, then further afield to Scotland. He slogs his way round hundreds of miles of canals, passing through many major towns and cities including Manchester, Leeds, Bradford, Liverpool, Sheffield, Edinburgh and Glasgow. Off the bike and on foot the author also visits the Oxord and the Kennet and Avon Canals, and waterways in the Birmingham area, before venturing abroad. He also gets on a narrow boat for a calamitous trip up the Shropshire Union and Llangollen Canals. This edition is illustrated with 46 maps and photographs and includes a history of each canal in the sequence. The author selects his Top Ten Sights of the northern canals. The book concludes with a list of recommended canal sites across the country.< Less
A journey from the Mediterranean to England via the Rhône and canals of France By Christopher More
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Black and White Version. A personal log and descriptive account of a 24 day journey taking a yacht through the rivers and canals of France from the Mediterranean to England. The subject of this... More > book is a journey by boat, the yacht Jade. It is based on a written log taken at the time and should give the reader a modest insight into the river and canal life of France. Our journey although twenty four days long was only a whistle stop tour of a small section of the canal system. During our travels we met many individuals from a multitude of different countries who having got the canal bug, and sold their homes, now spend the majority of their lives on the canal system. The book contains over eighty photographs.< Less
A journey from the Mediterranean to England via the Rhône and canals of France By Christopher More
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A personal log and descriptive account of a 24 day journey taking a yacht through the rivers and canals of the France from the Mediterranean to England. The subject of this book is a journey by... More > boat, the yacht Jade. It is based on a written log taken at the time and should give the reader a modest insight into the river and canal life of France. Our journey although twenty four days long was only a whistle stop tour of a small section of the canal system. During our travels we met many individuals from a multitude of different countries who having got the canal bug, and sold their homes, now spend the majority of their lives on the canal system. The book contains over eighty full colour photographs.< Less
Conrad Walks Coast, River and Canals By Conrad Robinson
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Four backpacking walks in England and Wales, summer 2013 - daily journals and many colour photos. Suffolk coast Cheshire Ring Canal and Sandstone Trail Kennet and Avon Canal Severn Way and Monmouth... More > and Brecon Canal< Less
Living the Dream: Living and Cruising on a Canal Boat By Trevor Pavitt
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A lively account of the ups and downs of living and cruising on a narrowboat on the canals of England and Wales. More than 50 illustrations.
Cruising the Llangollen canal (with one eye on its history) By John Todd
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A brief travelogue / history of the Llangollen canal. This is the fifth book in the series, each one written with "one eye on the history". They are aimed at increasing the enjoyment of... More > those travelling the inland waterways of England and Wales. Particularly for those new to the gentle pleasures of narrowboating, and to the huge industrial heritage of the canal network, these books are a "must have". Previous volumes covered the Trent and Mersey, the Stratford on Avon, the Oxford and the Shropshire Union canals. Further volumes will cover the Coventry, the Staffs. and Worcester and the Worcester and Birmingham canals.< Less
Cruising the Coventry canal (with one eye on its history). By John Todd
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A brief travelogue / history of the Coventry canal. This is the sixth book in this series, each one written with "one eye on the history". They are aimed at increasing the enjoyment of... More > those travelling the inland waterways of England and Wales. Particularly for those new to the gentle pleasures of narrowboating, and to the huge industrial heritage of the canal network, these books are a "must have". Previous volumes in the series covered the Trent and Mersey, the Stratford on Avon, the Oxford, the Shropshire Union and the Llangollen canals. Further volumes will cover the Staffs and Worcester and the Worcester and Birmingham canals.< Less
Cruising the Shropshire Union canal (with one eye on its history). By John Todd
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A brief travelogue / history of the Shropshire Union canal. This is the fourth book in this series, each one written with "one eye on the history". They are aimed at increasing the... More > enjoyment of those travelling the inland waterways of England and Wales. Particularly for those new to the gentle pleasures of narrowboating, and to the huge industrial heritage of the canal network, these books are a "must have". Previous volumes covered the Trent and Mersey, the Stratford on Avon and the Oxford canals. Further volumes will cover the Llangollen, the Coventry, the Staffs. and Worcester, and the Worcester and Birmingham canals.< Less
Cruising the Oxford canal (with one eye on its history) By John Todd
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A brief travelogue / history of the Oxford canal. This is the third book in the series, each one written with "one eye on the history". They are aimed at increasing the enjoyment of those... More > travelling the inland waterways of England and Wales. Particularly for those new to the gentle pleasures of narrowboating and to the huge industrial heritage of the canal network, these books are a "must have". The first two volumes in the series covered the Trent and Mersey, and the Stratford on Avon canals. Further volumes will cover the Llangollen, the Shropshire Union, the Coventry, the Staffs. and Worcester and the Worcester and Birmingham canals.< Less