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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.
6541
3
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.
3420
4
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.
3311
5
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?
2736
6
boatshare
Narrow boat share re-sales site
1453
7
Canal Shop Company
Website specialising in canal and inland waterways items, books guides, dvds etc. Also includes a waterways website directory.
1133
8
boatrent
Long term Narrow boat (and other boat) rental
1075
9
Captain Ahab's Watery Tales
A photographic record of nb Wand'ring Bark's travels and other watery themes which capture my imagination!
923
10
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.
827
11
freespirit
Travelling the UK waterways
762
12
boats and cruising
Things of interest as i cruise the canal system.
744
13
nb inca
The adventures of Gary and Carolyn aboard narrowboat Inca
722
14
Narrowboat Harnser
This is a Blog detailing the travels of Narrowboat Harnser. It is updated every day when we are travelling
711
15
Narrowboat Briar Rose
The travels of Narrowboat Briar Rose
672
16
Still Rockin'
A wider experience
671
17
Seyella's Journey
NB Seyella, cruising the rivers and canals of England and Wales
583
18
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!
564
19
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
535
20
Halfie
mostly about boating, often on our shared ownership boat Shadow
528
21
NB Oleanna
The Build and Travels of NB Oleanna
496
22
boatshare4u.co.uk
Shared ownership narrowboats - the independent information source
410
23
Canal List
General information about canals & narrowboats
406
24
Onboard Solar
Solar panels fitted to your narrowboat
388
25
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..
386
26
Tumbleweed No5
Narrowboat blog
282
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nb Ferndale
Travels of an Australian couple on the canal system
274
28
UK Waterways Ranking Site
UK Waterways Ranking Site
270
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nb Eclipse & butty Echoes
Blog of our lives as liveaboards
231
30
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.
230
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NB Percy
A blog of the ownership of narrowboat Percy
214
32
NABO
National Association of Boat Owners
211
33
Hollinwood Canal Society
Aiming to preserve and eventually restore the Hollinwood Branch of the Ashton Canal
206
34
Tony Clayton's Canal Photographs
Photographs taken on the waterways system since the early 1970's
196
35
Herbie
maintaining and travelling on our narrowboat
171
36
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.
152
37
The Real Life of a Narrowboat Wife
Living on a narrowboat, following dreams, with husband and 2 pre-school kids!
129
38
Narrow Boat Albert
Web log of Steve & Maggie Parkin's 60ft narrowboat based on the Grand Union in Northamptonshire
121
39
Petroc's Perambulations
Waterway travels of Geoff, Gill & Barney
120
40
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.
119
41
Patience Afloat
THe story of a narrow boat. All done with Patience.
89
42
.... and Millie Makes Three
Our meanderings on the waterways of the UK
82
43
Minimal List
Navigating our Narrow Lives
65
44
Thames Motor Boaters Association
Representing Motor Boaters on the non tidal Thames
62
45
The River Gipping Trust
The River Gipping Trust Ltd was formed in 2007 by a group from the Ipswich Branch of IWA. One of its main aims is the restoration of the Stowmarket Navigation. Our website has been completely overhaiuled to make it mobile friendly. Try it and let us know what you think.
57
46
Melton and Oakham Waterways Society
Tells the world how things are going on the Melton Navigation and Oakham Canal
55
47
Narrowboat dreaming .... Parisien Star
Australians spending a year aboard their narrowboat
55
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nb Achernar
Design,build and travels of nb Achernar
48
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Badger Sandwiches
Narrowboat-on-Thames
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50
Boat Build Blog
The building of a Widebeam Narrowboat
39
51
Chamberlain Carrying Co
Small narrowboat butty boat gift shop selling canal art, ropework, canalia and other gifts.
39
52
Narrowboat Debdale
Debdale's travels and other waterways stuff
37
53
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 ...
37
54
Narrowboat Annie
narrowboat Blog
36
55
Armadillo
The wanderings, geographical and mental, of Graham and Jill on nb Armadillo.
34
56
The Journey Home
A blog of first time boaters bringing "Lucy Belle" from Barrow on Soar to Whaley Bridge
33
57
NB Triskaideka
NB Blog on new built and then travels
33
58
Two Jays
All about the activities of James and Janice Steckerl on board their narrow boat 'Two Jays'
31
59
Essendee Narrow Boat
Narrowboat trip of British inland waterway
31
60
Rock n Roll
The wanderings of narrowboat Rock 'n' Roll
29
61
Narrowboat Skylark
Immersing ourselves in the peace and tranquility of the East Anglian Fens
26
62
NB Breakaway
Winning Retirement on the Waterways
25
63
Travelling in No Direction
Life on our Narrowboat
24
64
Narrowboat Tacet
Silent Movement - Our gap year travelling the inland waterways
19
65
Canal Blog of a Newbie Narrowboat Owner
Frank adventures of a new narrowboat owner
19
66
Waterlily
Nevs Waterlily blog
13
67
Scribblings from The Mintball
The blog of NB Mintball
13
68
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
13
69
Travels on Tranquility
Our narrowboating adventures on share boat TQ
13
70
Narrowboat Beefur
Canal ramblings on narrowboat Beefur
12
71
n.b. dutch barge Trudy-Ann
Sorting the builders bodges
11
72
Nb Dee O Ghee
This blog follows our self fit-out and the journeys we go on around the waterways of England & Wales.
11
73
Jannock Website
Jannock's trip and other stuff
8
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Boys on Tour
Trials and tribulations of a pair of newbies
8
75
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.
8
76
Fmc Dove
Restoration of an ex-working boat
7
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NB Willow Moon
newbie on the cut
7
78
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!
6
79
Boating Britain
Boat Use and Maintenance Blog written by Jay Clements, Boat Safety Examiner
6
80
Swamp Frogs
Life's journey aboard Swamp Frogs
6
81
NB Tilly May
Trials & Tribulations of NB Tilly May
5
82
The Meaning of Ubique
A Narrowboat Adventure In Words And Pictures.
5
83
Narrowboat Rag Rugs
Traditional hand made rag rugs.
5
84
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.
4
85
the cat who walks by himself
Build and travel blog for the eponymous narrowboat
3
86
Google Earth Canal Maps
An ongoing attempt to map every single navigable, un-navigable, derelict and extinct canal in the UK
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DenHolmes
Photography Site with News and Views of the Uttoxeter Canal
1
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I know a bank where the wild thyme grows
Foraging along the towpath while living with Captain Ahab ...
1
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River Weaver Navigation
Independent guide to the River Weaver Navigation by one of the Seasonal Lock Keepers. Lots of pictures both modern & archive. Pictorial 'Aerial Tour'.
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UK Waterways Web Ring
UK Waterways Web Ring member