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Boating on the River Stour at Kinver

Boating on the River Trent, Colwich,

C.M. and W.R. Wolseley boating on the River Trent on the Wolseley estate. The Wolseley family had lived on the estate since Norman times. In the eighteenth century Wolseley Hall was rebuilt, but burned ...

Boatman and family on the Trent & Mersey Canal at Rugeley

Boatman and Red Boat

Lithograph print by Allin Braund (1915 - 2004). Dimensions: height - 475mm, width - 670mm

Boats and visitors, Rudyard Lake

Rudyard Lake is a reservoir and was constructed in 1797 by engineer John Rennie to feed the Caldon Branch of the Trent & Mersey Canal. It is around 2.5 miles long and covers roughly an area of 168 acres. ...

Boats at Bray, Ireland

Pencil and wash drawing by Great Haywood born artist, Thomas Peploe Wood (1817-1845), of boats at Bray, near Dublin, Ireland, drawn during his visit made in 1838.

Boats at Dublin

Pencil drawing by Great Haywood born artist, Thomas Peploe Wood (1817-1845), of boats near Dublin, Ireland, drawn during his visit made in 1838.

Boats on the Lake, Trentham Gardens,

Trentham Hall was built in the 1630s for the Dukes of Sutherland. The Caroline house was replaced in the early eighteenth century by one in a Classical style. Capability Brown and Henry Holland worked ...

Boats on Trentham Lake

Boat hire and boating at the north end of Trentham lake. This early colour photograph, a Dufaycolour transparency, was probably taken by William Blake of Longton.

Bray Head, Ireland

Pencil drawing of boats and coastline at Bray, Ireland, by Great Haywood born artist, Thomas Peploe Wood (1817-1845)

Burton upon Trent Boat Club

Lantern slide view of the River Trent with the Boat house of Burton upon Trent Boat Club in the background. Copyright: Burton Library

Caldon Canal, Froghall

The Caldon Canal with Thomas Bolton & Sons Ltd. Copper Works to the right. In the foreground is the narrowboat 'Beatrice' alongside a moored boat 'Ethel'. Both boats were registered to a Froghall owner....

Canal and railway, South Basin, Hednesford

Working narrow boats with railway rolling stock in the background. The Hednesford Basin was sited at the end of the Cannock extension to the Birmingham Canal Navigations and served the nearby collieries, ...

Canal Basin, Norbury Junction,

Norbury Junction was the junction between the Newport and the Liverpool and Birmingham sections of the Shropshire Union Canal. The Newport branch of the canal was little used after 1920 and closed ...

Canal Boat at Lock, Acton Trussell

A view of the Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal near Acton Trussell showing a boat pasing through the lock. This postcard view is captioned 'Canal Lock at Acton, Stafford' and was published by ...

Canal boat rally at Hazelstrine,

Stafford Boat Club canal boat rally at Hazelstrine Bridge on the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal.

Canal Boats In The Potteries

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A pottery works fireman remembers the people on the working canal boats:- They’d moor the boat at the side of a firm, and they’d come on site and say “Have you got a bucket of coal?”. Because they’d ...

Canal bridge and lock, trent Lane, Great Haywood

The lock and bridge on the Trent & Mersey Canal at Trent Lane in Great Haywood. Shugborough Hall and the Essex Bridge are to the right of this picture.