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Canal World Discussion Forums
As the largest and most active canal forums, canalworld.net offers a powerful platform for discussing canals, waterways and boats. Use our forums to help with planning trips and outings, solving technical issues, and discussing waterways history, as well as socialising and networking with other like minded people. CWDF welcomes you. Daniel Hutchinson, site owner.
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CanalPlanAC
Interactive waterways route planner - plan your trip, find out times and information and see photos of places along the way
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Pennine Waterways
Canals and navigable rivers of the South Pennines, UK - Huddersfield, Rochdale, Leeds & Liverpool, Bridgewater, Macclesfield, Peak Forest, South Yorkshire, etc. Virtual cruises, etc.
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Jim Shead's Waterways Information
An encyclopedia of the canals and rivers of England and Wales, including historical data, provided by Jim Shead, Waterways Writer and Photographer.
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Canal Cuttings - Information, Property, Holidays and Narrowboats
Canal News Information Property and Holidays: Autumn 2016 - Hundreds of absorbing pages for you to browse! You can SELL a Boat, or SELL a Canal Property. Or BUY Canal Property, BUY a boat. How about a Canal Holiday, in a narrowboat, at a B&B or in a Canalside Cottage?
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Waterway Routes (Maps and DVDs)
Travelling the Waterways to meet friends, and to film our wonderfully relaxing and informative DVDs in both Popular and Bowcam formats - for holidays, souvenirs and gifts for birthdays, Christmas and special occasions. Drawing Canal Maps and Diagrams for websites, brochures and magazines.
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Retirement with No Problem
Hubby Vic and I decided to retire early in 2001 and spend our retirement living on a narrowboat cruising the Inland Waterways of Britain. This blog is about our boat called No Problem, and our life aboard.
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nb Waiouru
The build and journey of nb Waiouru
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boatrent
Long term Narrow boat (and other boat) rental
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boatshare
Narrow boat share re-sales site
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nb inca
The adventures of Gary and Carolyn aboard narrowboat Inca
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Canal Shop Company
Website specialising in canal and inland waterways items, books guides, dvds etc. Also includes a waterways website directory.
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Boats and Canals Forum
We are not the biggest, the best, well that is a matter of personal opinion. However we do pride ourselves on being an informative and friendly forum for all boating and waterway lovers. We will welcome you into our community whether you are a boat owner or not. There is also a dedicated section where visitors can post requests for information and also post comments without the need to register. Why not pay us a visit and check out our forum for yourself.
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Seyella's Journey
NB Seyella, cruising the rivers and canals of England and Wales
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boats and cruising
Things of interest as i cruise the canal system.
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Captain Ahab's Watery Tales
A photographic record of nb Wand'ring Bark's travels and other watery themes which capture my imagination!
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Narrowboat Briar Rose
The travels of Narrowboat Briar Rose
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Towpath Treks
A photographic guide to walking and cycling along the Leeds & Liverpool Canal. Includes a pub guide, canal history including the WW2 Defences of Lancashire. Also includes the Tavistock Canal, Regents Canal, Bude Canal, Chester Canal and many more!
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Halfie
mostly about boating, often on our shared ownership boat Shadow
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nb Epiphany
An everyday story of boating folk, as featured in Canal Boat Magazine, with history, news and controversy thrown in. Continuously cruising, we tell you how we `find it`. Canals and rivers, backwaters and tourist hotspots - anywhere we can get our 57 foot narrowboat!. Includes an index of our journeys by waterway
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Tumbleweed No5
Narrowboat blog
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Still Rockin'
A wider experience
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Narrowboat Chance
Following the progress in the building of our new narrow boat. Runner up at Crick 2011, and continuing travels on (and off) the canal..
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UK Waterways Ranking Site
UK Waterways Ranking Site
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boatshare4u.co.uk
Shared ownership narrowboats - the independent information source
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NABO
National Association of Boat Owners
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Canal List
General information about canals & narrowboats
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Tony Clayton's Canal Photographs
Photographs taken on the waterways system since the early 1970's
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Hollinwood Canal Society
Aiming to preserve and eventually restore the Hollinwood Branch of the Ashton Canal
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Narrowboat dreaming .... Parisien Star
Australians spending a year aboard their narrowboat
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NB Percy
A blog of the ownership of narrowboat Percy
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Onboard Solar
Solar panels fitted to your narrowboat
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nbs Chalkhill Blue 2 & Chalkhill Blue
Record of our life as live aboards travelling the canals and rivers of England and Wales. Learning from our mistakes, enjoying life to the full and designing and having a new boat built. Also recording and photographing the butterflies we see on the way.
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Narrow Boat Albert
Web log of Steve & Maggie Parkin's 60ft narrowboat based on the Grand Union in Northamptonshire
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.... and Millie Makes Three
Our meanderings on the waterways of the UK
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Melton and Oakham Waterways Society
Tells the world how things are going on the Melton Navigation and Oakham Canal
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Herbie
maintaining and travelling on our narrowboat
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The Real Life of a Narrowboat Wife
Living on a narrowboat, following dreams, with husband and 2 pre-school kids!
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Wilderness Boat Owners Club
Our website has information about our boats and about trailing them to waterways, both large and small, across UK and Europe. Many visits in support of canal restoration projects. It contains information about slipways, waterways and pictures of both that members have visited.
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Badger Sandwiches
Narrowboat-on-Thames
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Boat Build Blog
The building of a Widebeam Narrowboat
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NB Triskaideka
NB Blog on new built and then travels
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Narrowboat Harnser
This is a Blog detailing the travels of Narrowboat Harnser. It is updated every day when we are travelling
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Patience Afloat
THe story of a narrow boat. All done with Patience.
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NB Oleanna
The Build and Travels of NB Oleanna
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nb Achernar
Design,build and travels of nb Achernar
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nb Ferndale
Travels of an Australian couple on the canal system
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The River Gipping Trust
The River Gipping Trust Ltd was formed in 2008 by a group from the Ipswich Branch of IWA. One of its main aims is the restoration of the Stowmarket Navigation.
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nb AmyJo
Narrowboat AmyJo's build is now complete so Chris I now look forward to cruising the network as we head towards retirement. Our blog is a diary for our friends and family to follow our adventures and, of course, you are more than welcome to join us as well.
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Petroc's Perambulations
Waterway travels of Geoff, Gill & Barney
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Travelling in No Direction
Life on our Narrowboat
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NBNorthernPride
The blog diary and photography of Barry Teutenberg and his wife Sandra, containing stunning images of Britain\'s waterways aboard NB Northern Pride in 2009 and 2010 and their adventures on their new boat Areandare from April 2013 and the indefinite future ...
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Shanti Shanti Project
Buying a Narrowboat to live aboard and continuously cruise
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Nb Dee O Ghee
This blog follows our self fit-out and the journeys we go on around the waterways of England & Wales.
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Chamberlain Carrying Co
Small narrowboat butty boat gift shop selling canal art, ropework, canalia and other gifts.
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Narrowboat Skylark
Immersing ourselves in the peace and tranquility of the East Anglian Fens
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Armadillo
The wanderings, geographical and mental, of Graham and Jill on nb Armadillo.
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Thames Motor Boaters Association
Representing Motor Boaters on the non tidal Thames
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Two Jays
All about the activities of James and Janice Steckerl on board their narrow boat 'Two Jays'
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Aqueducts of the Inland Waterways
A collection of photos and historical comment about the UK's aqueducts, the underappreciated heros of the inland waterways system
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Just Heaven
Cruising blog of narrowboat Just Heaven
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Rock n Roll
The wanderings of narrowboat Rock 'n' Roll
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nb Eclipse & butty Echoes
Blog of our lives as liveaboards
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Narrowboat Annie
narrowboat Blog
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NB Breakaway
Winning Retirement on the Waterways
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Narrowboat Rag Rugs
Traditional hand made rag rugs.
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n.b. dutch barge Trudy-Ann
Sorting the builders bodges
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One Thing After Another
A diary about two lads and Eddie the dog who are fitting out, travelling, and generally enjoying life aboard their narrowboat, One Thing After Another. Follow us through the good times, the bad times and not to mention the fact that life on this boat really is...One Thing After Another!
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The Journey Home
A blog of first time boaters bringing "Lucy Belle" from Barrow on Soar to Whaley Bridge
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Narrowboat Beefur
Canal ramblings on narrowboat Beefur
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Canal Blog of a Newbie Narrowboat Owner
Frank adventures of a new narrowboat owner
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Boys on Tour
Trials and tribulations of a pair of newbies
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Boating Britain
Boat Use and Maintenance Blog written by Jay Clements, Boat Safety Examiner
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Narrowboat Debdale
Debdale's travels and other waterways stuff
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Narrowboat Tacet
Silent Movement - Our gap year travelling the inland waterways
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nb Sola Gratia
Webpage about nb Sola Gratia - Continuously Cruising the connected Inland Waterways system of Britain. Follow Tim, Tracey & Guide Dog Oakley on their travels.
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NB Caxton
Our ramblings and musings on board our narrowboat Caxton
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Swamp Frogs
Life's journey aboard Swamp Frogs
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Jannock Website
Jannock's trip and other stuff
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Living on a Narrowboat
Everything you need to know about living on a narrowboat including a free narrowboat budget calculator and free 180 page guide to life on the inland waterways of England and Wales
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Travels on Tranquility
Our narrowboating adventures on share boat TQ
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The Meaning of Ubique
A Narrowboat Adventure In Words And Pictures.
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Waterlily
Nevs Waterlily blog
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DenHolmes
Photography Site with News and Views of the Uttoxeter Canal
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NB Siskin
The ups and downs of constructing NB Siskin from scratch
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the cat who walks by himself
Build and travel blog for the eponymous narrowboat
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nb Pickles No 2
Pete and Lisa's painfully slow journey aboard an unfinished narrowboat around the English canal system. And some other stuff as well.
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NB RAE - 2000 Miles and the Rest of our Lives
Follow Yogi and Ronnis travels and tribulations on their Narrow Boat RAE
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Essendee Narrow Boat
Narrowboat trip of British inland waterway
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Fmc Dove
Restoration of an ex-working boat
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freespirit
Travelling the UK waterways
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NB Tilly May
Trials & Tribulations of NB Tilly May
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NB Willow Moon
newbie on the cut
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NB Lillyanne
The Travels of Narrowboat Lillyanne
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UK Waterways Web Ring
UK Waterways Web Ring member