Grand Union Canal, June 2014
with Barbara and Tony Cox

Also in 2014: Events, Garden, Visits, Walks, Paul, Stephen, Michael, Peter's 80th Birthday, Holidays:Winter Skiing, Boating, Northumberland, Bayreuth

The Grand Union Canal
The Leicester Line

Water Snail at Welton Marina

Moored for the night near the New Inn at Norton Junction

Entering the first Watford Lock

on the Watford flight

The Lock Keeper

Entering the Crick tunnel

Crick Tunnel (nearly a mile) with the other end just visible

Leaving Crick Tunnel

Al Fresco eating at the "Moorings" at Crick

Barbara and Tony

The rains came!

The bank lined with yellow flags

Entering the tunnel at Husband's Bosworth

Looking back to the entrance

Looking North to the exit

Welford Church

North again

The mooring above Foxton Locks

The top of the Foxton Flight

The dismantled Inclined Plane

Distance table

The Plane and the Leicestershire countryside

The tracks, showing the stagger between one set and the next

Museum Model 1

Museum Model 2

The Museum

A Ram Pump

Starting south

Husband's Bosworth tunnel again

Yellow flags

Watering at Yelvertoft


Sunny days after the rain

Downtown Hill

Sunset at Crick

The Village


St Margaret of Antioch, Crick

The distorted window

A boat emerging from Crick Tunnel

The end of Crick Tunnel

Who is telling whom?

The Watford flight

Grey Wagtail ...
Photo: Tony Cox

... nesting within a lock gate
Photo: Tony Cox

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