Canals That Never Were
Richard Dean explores the abandoned schemes for links from Surrey to London and Croydon via the Thames.
The Leicester Line
Mike Beech looks at the four canals that linked the Trent to the Grand Junction, and eventually became part of the Grand Union Canal system
The Peak Forest Canal
Trevor Ellis examines how postcard publishers captured both the green serenity and canalside industry of the Peak Forest
This is our sample article from the Autumn 2020 NarrowBoat. Clicking the "excerpt" link will show the full article.
Working the Waterways
Timber Carrying on the Waterways
Chris M. Jones explores the carriage of timber by boat – one of the most useful and adaptable materials transported by canal and river craft.