Autumn 2016 - Issue 43

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Front Cover: On a pleasant autumn day in 1935, iron composite motor boat Elm and butty Ash are underway with full loads on the East Midlands waterways. The boats have spotless paintwork, having recently been delivered new from prolific boatbuilders W.J. Yarwood & Sons Ltd of Northwich.

Famous Fleets: The Erewash Canal Carrying Company

Art of the Waterways: Painted Pride

Canals that never were: Sheffield & Manchester Junction Canal

Working the Waterways: Coal for Condensed Milk

Unearthing History: Napoleonic-era Narrowboats

Time and Place: Roadstone to Welshpool

Historical Profile: Power Shift

From the Archives: Sou'Wester

Picturing the Past: Ovaltine Epilogue

Traditional Techniques: Canal Carpentry

Time and Place: Sailing to Brigg

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