The Great Storm of 1904
Trevor Ellis examines how postcards captured a freak weather event on the Huddersfield Narrow Canal in the early 20th century
This is our sample article from the Summer 2020 NarrowBoat. Clicking the "excerpt" link will show the full article.
Canals That Never Were
Dorset & Somerset Canal
We follow the proposed route of an ambitious canal to link Bristol with the south coast that was to have four unique ‘balance locks’ or boat lifts, one of which was built
Memories of Horse-drawn Boating
Graham Guest provides personal recollections of working horse-boats on the BCN as a youth in the late 1950s and early ’60s