Spring 2018 - Issue 49

The Spring 2018 issue will be on sale from 29 March and wil feature ...

Famous Fleets: FMC Steamers

Alan Faulkner looks at the steam-powered fly-boats operated by Fellows, Morton & Clayton in the south and east Midlands

Working Waterways: Timber Carrying by Boat

Chris M. Jones studies the carriage of timber by boat and barge

Canals That Never Were

Richard Dean maps the full intended route of the unfinished Grand Western Canal

Time & Place: Boats at Foxton

Chris M. Jones’ fascinating image of boats at Foxton Locks unveils the story of coal traffic from Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire onto the Grand Junction Canal.