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1CanalPlanAC
Interactive waterways route planner - plan your trip, find out times and information and see photos of places along the way
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2Canal 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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3Pennine 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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4Living 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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5Jim 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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6UKCanals Network
Listings of all canalside services, history of the canals and rivers, beginners guides, discount books, Twitter List, Facebook Group list, private boat sales, interactive map, plus much, much more!
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7Retirement 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 \"No Problem\" and our retirement over all those years
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8Canal Cuttings
Canal News Information Property and Holidays - Hundreds of absorbing pages for you to browse! You can SELL a Boat, SELL a Canal Property or SELL boat parts. 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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9BCBM Ltd
Shared ownership boat management and sale of shares in syndicate-owned boats
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10Towpath 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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11Waterway 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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12Water Explorer
Water Explorer is a web application designed to assist boaters navigating the UK's inland waterways. It helps in three key areas: navigation, keeping a diary/blog of your journey and points of interest finder.
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13nb Waiouru
The build and journey of nb Waiouru
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14boatrent
Long term Narrow boat (and other boat) rental
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15nb 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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16boatshare
Narrow boat share re-sales site
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17Canal Shop Company
Website specialising in canal and inland waterways items, books guides, dvds etc. Also includes a waterways website directory.
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18boats and cruising
Things of interest as i cruise the canal system.
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19NB The Manly Ferry
Our Narrowboat Caxton is transporting us around the canals of UK with our 5 animals!
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20Halfie
mostly about boating, often on our shared ownership boat Shadow
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21Narrowboat Briar Rose
The travels of Narrowboat Briar Rose
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22Seyella's Journey
NB Seyella, cruising the rivers and canals of England and Wales
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23Boats 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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24Captain 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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25Narrowboat 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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26NABO
National Association of Boat Owners
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27freespirit
Travelling the UK waterways
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28nb inca
The adventures of Gary and Carolyn aboard narrowboat Inca
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29Milburn Boats Ltd
Bespoke narrowboat & wide beam boat builders. With an enviable reputation for quality, ingenuity and good old fashioned customer service! Take a look at our website to find out more about us and to see examples of our work.
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30Baddie the Pirate
LED Lighting for boats - from a boater
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31Narrowboat dreaming .... Parisien Star
Australians spending a year aboard their narrowboat
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32Contented Souls
We retired early and became live-aboards with the menagerie. Wecontinuosly cruise and continously forget things-boats have that effect on you!
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33Warwickshire Fly Boat Company
Boat yard + narrowboat brokerage: homepage of the Warwickshire Fly Boat Company.
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34boatshare4u.co.uk
Shared ownership narrowboats - the independent information source
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35nb Ferndale
Travels of an Australian couple on the canal system
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36Onboard Solar
Solar panels fitted to your narrowboat
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37Still Rockin\'
A wider experience
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38Google Earth Canal Maps
An ongoing attempt to map every single navigable, un-navigable, derelict and extinct canal in the UK
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39Tony Clayton\'s Canal Photographs
Photographs taken on the waterways system since the early 1970\'s
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40The Real Life of a Narrowboat Wife
Living on a narrowboat, following dreams, with husband and 2 pre-school kids!
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41UK Waterways Ranking Site
UK Waterways Ranking Site
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42Herbie
maintaining and travelling on our narrowboat
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43nb 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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44Armadillo
The wanderings, geographical and mental, of Graham and Jill on nb Armadillo.
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45CanalMarketPlace.co.uk
Helping Canal and River businesses reach a wider audience. Allowing the small hobbiest / Craft to sell through free classified adds. We are an extension to canalmarketplace on facebook, a friendly site like minded people, selling and buying from Canal and River related businesses and individuals.
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46Narrow Boat Albert
Web log of Steve & Maggie Parkin's 60ft narrowboat based on the Grand Union in Northamptonshire
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47Wilderness 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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48NB Lillyanne
The Travels of Narrowboat Lillyanne
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49Hollinwood Canal Society
Aiming to preserve and eventually restore the Hollinwood Branch of the Ashton Canal
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50Adventures Aboard AreandAre
A couple of crazy kiwis cruising (and trading) on the cut.
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51Narrowboat Harnser
This is a Blog detailing the travels of Narrowboat Harnser. It is updated every day when we are travelling
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52The 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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53nb Achernar
Design,build and travels of nb Achernar
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54Tumbleweed No5
Narrowboat blog
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55Gecko\'s Progress
Ramblings by nb Gecko and crew. With photographs.
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56Canal Blog of a Newbie Narrowboat Owner
Frank adventures of a new narrowboat owner
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57Skippy’s Random Ramblings
The Random Thoughts of a Geek in Limbo
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58nb Comfortably Numb & butty Echoes
Blog of our lives as liveaboards
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59National Community Boats Association
An umbrella organisation supporting and representing inland waterway community boating organisations.
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60NB Percy
A blog of the ownership of narrowboat Percy
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61NBNorthernPride
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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62Gongoozled
A Vibrant Online Community Of Boaters Sharing Experiences Of The Waterways
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63River Weaver Navigation
Independent guide to the River Weaver Navigation by one of the Seasonal Lock Keepers. Loads of pictures both modern & archive. New picturial 'Aerial Tour'.
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64Patience Afloat
THe story of a narrow boat. All done with Patience.
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65Essendee Narrow Boat
Narrowboat trip of British inland waterway
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66Marpessa2
Follow our funky ass narrowboat ripping a rug through the murky waters
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67Thames Motor Boaters Association
Representing Motor Boaters on the non tidal Thames
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68Boys on Tour
Trials and tribulations of a pair of newbies
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69Melton and Oakham Waterways Society
Tells the world how things are going on the Melton Navigation and Oakham Canal
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70Rock n Roll
The wanderings of narrowboat Rock 'n' Roll
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71Boat Build Blog
The building of a Widebeam Narrowboat
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72LNBP at BRAUNSTON
Community Boating Organisation providing canal trips for organized groups of young people, school children and community heroes.We provide the boat and skipper, and use your group as crew.
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73NB Triskaideka
NB Blog on new built and then travels
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74Travelling in No Direction
Life on our Narrowboat
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75Scribblings from The Mintball
The blog of NB Mintball
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76Badger Sandwiches
Narrowboat-on-Thames
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77Nb 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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78Canal List
General information about canals & narrowboats
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79Narrowboat Tacet
Silent Movement - Our gap year travelling the inland waterways
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80.... and Millie Makes Three
Our meanderings on the waterways of the UK
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81One 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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82Two Jays
All about the activities of James and Janice Steckerl on board their narrow boat 'Two Jays'
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83Travels on Tranquility
Our narrowboating adventures on share boat TQ
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84NB Caxton
Our ramblings and musings on board our narrowboat Caxton
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85Narrowboat Beefur
Canal ramblings on narrowboat Beefur
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86NB Breakaway
Winning Retirement on the Waterways
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87Petroc's Perambulations
Waterway travels of Geoff, Gill & Barney
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88Narrowboat Skylark
Immersing ourselves in the peace and tranquility of the East Anglian Fens
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89Aqueducts 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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90Jannock Website
Jannock's trip and other stuff
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91n.b. dutch barge Trudy-Ann
Sorting the builders bodges
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92Just Heaven
Cruising blog of narrowboat Just Heaven
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93the cat who walks by himself
Build and travel blog for the eponymous narrowboat
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94Narrowboat Debdale
Debdale's travels and other waterways stuff
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95Waterlily
Nevs Waterlily blog
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96The Journey Home
A blog of first time boaters bringing "Lucy Belle" from Barrow on Soar to Whaley Bridge
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97nb 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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98I know a bank where the wild thyme grows
Foraging along the towpath while living with Captain Ahab ...
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99The Meaning of Ubique
A Narrowboat Adventure In Words And Pictures.
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100Swamp Frogs
Life\'s journey aboard Swamp Frogs
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101Chamberlain Carrying Co
Small narrowboat butty boat gift shop selling canal art, ropework, canalia and other gifts.
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102nbThat's D'riculous
Our personal experiences as they happen on the ups & downs of owning a narrowboat
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103NB Siskin
The ups and downs of constructing NB Siskin from scratch
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104DB Halcyon
Slowly fitting out a Replica Dutch Barge…
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105NB Tilly May
Trials & Tribulations of NB Tilly May
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106Fmc Dove
Restoration of an ex-working boat
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107Narrowboat Rag Rugs
Traditional hand made rag rugs.
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108NB 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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109Applebees Farm
Waiting for retirement and the freedom to roam on board our second narrowboat, Caxton.
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110NB Willow Moon
newbie on the cut
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111A Narrowboat Called Bunbury
A narrowboat bought, we now have to learn how to use it prior to some longer term cruising.
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112Ersanmyne
Ramblings mainly about Canals
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113'Eileen Inlanding'
A photographic diary of one family... one very old boat...
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114Macclesfield Canal
General information and guide to Macclesfield Canal.
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