The Canal Guide

The Canal Guide

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This attractive guidebook shows off just how rich our waterways heritage is. Picking out Britain's 50 most beautiful and interesting canals, Stuart Fisher gives a lively background to the history, wildlife, pubs and nearby attractions of each waterway. Each of the 50 chapters also features a map, colour photographs and a handy info box. Through the beautiful cities of London, Bath and Oxford, traversing stunning countryside and national parks, and exploring some of the best Victorian engineering and industry, this book is an inspiring and thoroughly enjoyable read, as well as a perfect resource for anyone thinking about a day out or holiday along Britain's wonderful canals.... from near dereliction by the Caldon Canal Society with the assistance of Stoke City Council, Staffordshire County Council and British Waterways and reopened in 1974. ... One of these flint mills was probably designed by James Brindley.

Title:The Canal Guide
Author:Stuart Fisher
Publisher:Bloomsbury Publishing - 2015-03-12


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