Summer 2008 - issue 10

The Summer 2008 issue of NarrowBoat includes the following features. You can purchase back issues online - click here for our shop.

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Birmingham & Midland

Alan Faulkner looks at a company set up by enthusiasts in 1965 in an attempt to revive canal carrying

The Monmouthshire Canal

Ian L. Wright explores the history of the Monmouthshire Canal, one of two canals comprising what is now known as the 'Mon & Brec' in South Wales

A Place in History: Foxton

Hugh Potter visits the dramatic flight of locks where once stood the famous inclined plane

Preserving the Past

Head of Heritage Nigel Crowe examines British Waterways’ approach to its 2,600-plus historic structures

Wirral Waterways

Richard Dean traces proposals for canals from Chester to Birkenhead, and Manchester to the Dee