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Autumn 2008 - Issue 11

The Autumn 2008 issue includes the following features. You can purchase this issue from our online Shop.

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Famous Fleets

Cowburn & Cowpar

Euan Corrie looks at this famous fleet of distinctive liquid carrying narrowboats from the North West

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Historical Profiles

Grand Union Canal Part 1: Brentford to Braunston

Alan Faulkner offers a historical profile of the southern half of what was to become the Grand Union Canal: from London to Braunston

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Canals that never were

Oldham

Richard Dean on proposals for a broad-beam link to the town from the Rochdale Canal and a narrow-beam link from the Ashton

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A Place in History

Daisy Nook

Hugh Potter explores Daisy Nook on the Hollinwood Branch of the Ashton Canal, described by some as a “modeller’s dream” with staircase locks, canal junction, bridges, tunnel and aqueduct

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