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Barton Marina, Barton-under-Needwood

Narrowboats moored at Barton Marina on the Trent and Mersey Canal, near Barton-under-Needwood. Excavation of gravel and sand started on the site in 1994, and the Marina opened in 2001. As well as ...

Basin Bridge, Kidsgrove

A group of children on Basin Bridge at Kidsgrove on the Macclesfield Canal. The Poole aqueduct taking the Macclesfield Canal over the Trent and Mersey canal is in the background.

Beeston Tor. Photographed by William Blake.

Landscape taken at Dovedale, Derbyshire. This area is now part of the Peak District National Park.

Bilberry, or Vaccinium myrtillus

A common shrub of heath, moors and woods on acid soil. The bilberry can grow up to 30cm in height. This example was found growing at Penkridge Bank, Cannock Chase, in Staffordshire, by local naturalist ...

Birches Head Road, Caldon Canal, Abbey Hulton, Stoke on Trent

A view north east across the River Trent valley from the Birches Head Road bridge over the Caldon Canal. The buildings in the right centre were Abbey Farm in the 1960s, now Trent Country Club, with Redhills ...

Bishton Hall, Colwich,

Bishton Hall was built by John Sparrow, a banker, in the late eighteenth century. When he died his daughter, Charlotte, added the two bowed blocks on either side of the main entrance. The hall is ...

Bishton Hall, Colwich,

Bishton Hall was built by John Sparrow, a banker, in the late eighteenth century. When he died his daughter, Charlotte, added the two bowed blocks on either side of the main entrance. The hall is ...

Bittersweet or Solanum dulcamara

Bittersweet, also known as Woody Nightshade is a perennial sprawling plant found in hedges and woods. Flowering between June and September, its stem can grow up to 1.75m in length. This example ...

Boat Inn Bridge, Gnosall

Boat Inn Bridge is bridge no.34 on the Shropshire Union Canal. On the other side of the brisge, to the right can be seen the Boat Inn. From the County Archaeology photograph collection held at Staffordshire ...

Boatman and family on the Trent & Mersey Canal at Rugeley

Bog Asphodel or narthecium ossifragum

Bog Asphodel is a locally found perennial in the acid moorland bogs. Flowering between July and September, it can grow to height of 30cm. This example was found growing at Quarnford by Eric Edees. About ...

Botterham Lock, Wombourne

Botterham Lock stands on the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal, which was engineered by James Brindley and opened in May 1772.

Botterham Locks

Botterham Locks stands on the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal, which was engineered by James Brindley and opened in May 1772.

Boys fishing on the Trent and Mersey Canal, Stone

A group of boys fishing near Lime Kiln Lock on the Trent and Mersey Canal, near to Stone Railway Station. In the distance is a bottle kiln of Taylor and Tunnicliff electrical insulator manufacturers ...

Boys Fishing, Stone,

Boys fishing in Trent and Mersey Canal at Meaford, near Stone.

Branched Bur-reed or sparganium erectum

Branched Bur-reed is a perennial of shallow waters such as canals, ponds and lakes. Flowering between June and August, it can grow up to a height of 1.5m. It has distinct male and female flower heads ...

Bratch Locks, near Wombourne

Bratch Locks stand on the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal, which was engineered by James Brindley and opened in May 1772. There are 3 locks at Bratch which are notable for their unusual configuration. ...

Brewood views

A colour-tinted postcard with five views of Brewood: the Canal, Four Ashes Road, Dean Street, the Roman Catholic Church and Market Square. Published by F. Frith & Co. Ltd., Reigate.