Saturday, December 31, 2016

A time to reflect?

Well its the end of an interesting year, thanks for visiting in 2016 and hopefully see you all again in 2017.

Thursday, December 29, 2016

Boats on the canal (130)

Marie Grundy at Heyford.

Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Saturday, December 24, 2016

Wharfs (6) : Cromford

Cromford Wharf, the terminus of the Cromford Canal in er.. Cromford.

Thursday, December 22, 2016

Over the water

Looking over the water at Wootton Wawen aqueduct at the road which passes below.

Saturday, December 17, 2016

Dam

Stopping the water flow while work takes place on the Cromford Canal.

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Lakes (2) : Witton Lakes

Former drinking water reservoirs in Perry Common and Erdington.

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Arms (10) : Leawood/Nightingale Arm

The derelict Aqueduct Cottage at the junction of the Leawood (or Nightingale) Arm with the Cromford Canal has seen better days. The Arm was built by Florence Nightingale's great-uncle to serve his lead mills but little now remains of it.