Summer 2019 - Issue 54

On sale 28 June 2019

WORKING THE WATERWAYS: Severn Traffic to and from the Industrial Midlands

Chris M. Jones studies the various trade and traffics between Gloucestershire and the industrial Midlands via the River Severn

PICTURING THE PAST: Boating on the Trent & Mersey

We delve into the colour photo collection of Jack Parkinson to take a look at post-WWII traffic on the Trent & Mersey Canal

HISTORICAL PROFILE: Boat-building at Braunston

Chris M. Jones reveals the history of boat-building in the Northamptonshire village of Braunston during the canal carrying era

WORKING THE WATERWAYS: Rebuilding the Warwick Canals

An interesting series of slides show the reconstruction of the Warwick canals in 1933 during an inspection trip by the Grand Union Canal Company