Wednesday, December 30, 2015

City Road Lock 5

In Islington.

Monday, December 28, 2015

Moorings (10) : Abbott Wharf

Abbott Wharf on the Limehouse Cut.

Friday, December 25, 2015

Helwick

Another view of the former light vessel Helwick at Cardiff. Merry Christmas to all of our visitors!

Wednesday, December 23, 2015

Wednesday, December 9, 2015

Monday, December 7, 2015

Friday, December 4, 2015

Monday, November 30, 2015

Friday, November 27, 2015

Towpath Towers (2)

London is always in a state of construction (or demolition), as these bridges near the Regent's Canal illustrate.

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Under the shadow

The Tame Valley in Perry Barr, under the shadows of the motorway and rather more pleasantly this plant.

Friday, November 20, 2015

Lock 7

On a crisp Winter's day a couple of year's ago, lock 7 of the Rushall Canal.

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Towpath Towers (1)

Metal erections (oo-er) alongside the towpath, starting with this telephone communications tower next to the Tame Valley Canal in Perry Barr.

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Falling Sands

The view from the Falling Sands viaduct near Kidderminster of the Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal.

Friday, October 23, 2015

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Saturday, October 10, 2015

Trains

At this spot on the Grand Union at Lapworth the Chiltern Main Line can be clearly seen.

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Kentish Town Bridge 25

One of the many bridges that span the Regent's Canal as it crosses London from West to East.

Saturday, October 3, 2015

Lock Keepers Cottages (4) : Lapworth

Another of the barrel roofed cottages particular to the southern half of the Stratford Canal, this one is at Lapworth Junction South.

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Doors with a view

Its always nice to be able to open a door at your workplace and step out onto the canal, in my first job i could do this onto the Birmingham & Fazeley at Lionel Street. This door however is in Aylesbury and opens out to the Grand Union.

Thursday, September 24, 2015

Saturday, September 19, 2015

Junctions (29) : Lapworth Junction North

One of the junctions in the complicated connection between the Stratford and Grand Union Canals at Lapworth. This one separates the Northern and Southern stretches of the Stratford.

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Tuesday, September 15, 2015