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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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Waterway Routes (Maps and DVDs)
●Producing the clearest and most up-to-date maps of the waterways for instant download. GPS tracking and seamless scrolling on Android, iPhone/iPad, Windows and Mac plus Acrobat (pdf) version for printing A4 or A5. Monthly updates keep these maps current.
● Popular DVDs show the routes (like a television programme) and Bowcam DVDs show the whole route speeded up for a little fun, all with full commentary, background music, and navigation advice.
●Available from the Waterway Routes website, from our Waterway Routes narrowboat, or from our stand at the Crick Boat Show.
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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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boatshare
Narrow boat share re-sales site
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freespirit
Travelling the UK waterways
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Open Canal Map
Free UK Canal and River map for Desktop, Android and iPhone / iPad created through user contribution and Canal and River Trust Map Open Data
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Still Rockin'
A wider experience
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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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Narrowboat Briar Rose
The travels of Narrowboat Briar Rose
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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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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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NB Oleanna
The Build and Travels of NB Oleanna
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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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NB Percy
A blog of the ownership of narrowboat Percy
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Canal List
General information about canals & narrowboats
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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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Narrow Boat Albert
Web log of Steve & Maggie Parkin's 60ft narrowboat based on the Grand Union in Northamptonshire
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Onboard Solar
Solar panels fitted to your narrowboat
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Tony Clayton's Canal Photographs
Photographs taken on the waterways system since the early 1970's
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Herbie
maintaining and travelling on our narrowboat
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nb Chalkhill Blue 2
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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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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boatshare4u.co.uk
Shared ownership narrowboats - the independent information source
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Hollinwood Canal Society
Aiming to preserve and eventually restore the Hollinwood Branch of the Ashton Canal
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Halfie
mostly about boating, often on our shared ownership boat Shadow
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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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Narrowboat dreaming .... Parisien Star
Australians spending a year aboard their narrowboat
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UK Waterways Ranking Site
UK Waterways Ranking Site
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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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A Family Adventure aboard NB-EMMELINE
A blog site recording all our travels since deciding to move aboard our narrow boat and continually cruise the country's waterways.
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Living On The Cut
Our Adventures on Narrowboat Cyan
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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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NB Triskaideka
NB Blog on new built and then travels
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Minimal List
Navigating our Narrow Lives
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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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nb inca
The adventures of Gary and Carolyn aboard narrowboat Inca
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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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nb Achernar
Design,build and travels of nb Achernar
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Just Heaven
Cruising blog of narrowboat Just Heaven
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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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Thames Motor Boaters Association
Representing Motor Boaters on the non tidal Thames
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Patience Afloat
THe story of a narrow boat. All done with Patience.
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.... and Millie Makes Three
Our meanderings on the waterways of the UK
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Travelling in No Direction
Life on our Narrowboat
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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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The Journey Home
A blog of first time boaters bringing "Lucy Belle" from Barrow on Soar to Whaley Bridge
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Narrowboat Annie
narrowboat Blog
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Rock n Roll
The wanderings of narrowboat Rock 'n' Roll
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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 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.
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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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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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Travels on Tranquility
Our narrowboating adventures on share boat TQ
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NB Breakaway
Winning Retirement on the Waterways
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Jannock Website
Jannock's trip and other stuff
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Boat Build Blog
The building of a Widebeam Narrowboat
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Narrowboat Debdale
Debdale's travels and other waterways stuff
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Badger Sandwiches
Narrowboat-on-Thames
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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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Narrowboat Skylark
Immersing ourselves in the peace and tranquility of the East Anglian Fens
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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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Narrowboat Beefur
Canal ramblings on narrowboat Beefur
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nb Eclipse & butty Echoes
Blog of our lives as liveaboards
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Marpessa2
Follow our funky ass narrowboat ripping a rug through the murky waters
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Scribblings from The Mintball
The blog of NB Mintball
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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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Armadillo
The wanderings, geographical and mental, of Graham and Jill on nb Armadillo.
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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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Petroc's Perambulations
Waterway travels of Geoff, Gill & Barney
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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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Narrowboat Tacet
Silent Movement - Our gap year travelling the inland waterways
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Boys on Tour
Trials and tribulations of a pair of newbies
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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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Fmc Dove
Restoration of an ex-working boat
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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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NB Tilly May
Trials & Tribulations of NB Tilly May
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nbThat's D'riculous
Our personal experiences as they happen on the ups & downs of owning a narrowboat
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Waterlily
Nevs Waterlily blog
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Essendee Narrow Boat
Narrowboat trip of British inland waterway
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n.b. dutch barge Trudy-Ann
Sorting the builders bodges
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Narrowboat Rag Rugs
Traditional hand made rag rugs.
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National Community Boats Association
An umbrella organisation supporting and representing inland waterway community boating organisations.
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DenHolmes
Photography Site with News and Views of the Uttoxeter Canal
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Swamp Frogs
Life's journey aboard Swamp Frogs
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UK Waterways Web Ring
UK Waterways Web Ring member