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Narrowboats & canals

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Boats, Smoke, Steam and Folk Exploring the Canals of the West Midlands

Boats, Smoke, Steam and Folk Exploring the Canals of the West Midlands

Author: Robert Davies Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/05/2001

Narrow boats, coal, steam engines, tunnels, locks, bridges, aqueducts and the lives of thousands of men, women and children came to be wrapped up in the late eighteenth century with what was a whole new transport system. This affectionate book explores the stories behind the canals of the Midlands.

The Thames and Severn Canal

The Thames and Severn Canal

Author: David J. Viner Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/04/2001

Part of the Tempus History & Guide series, this book offers an in-depth look at the Thames and Severn Canal. Prepared from 30 years of personal experience with the canal by the author, plus extensive research, this account traces the history back to the 1780s. In addition, information is provided on how to access the waterway and enjoy the extensive towpath network, and what important buildings remain.

Arun Navigation

Arun Navigation

Author: Paul Vine Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/10/2000

The Wey & Arun Junction Canal

The Wey & Arun Junction Canal

Author: P. A. L. Vine Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/11/1999

This book is part of the Images of England series, which uses old photographs and archived images to show the history of various local areas in England, through their streets, shops, pubs, and people.

The Gloucester and Sharpness Canal

The Gloucester and Sharpness Canal

Author: Hugh Conway-Jones Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 15/07/1999

This book is part of the Images of England series, which uses old photographs and archived images to show the history of various local areas in England, through their streets, shops, pubs, and people.