Four Counties and the Welsh Canals
First published in the 1970s, the Collins/Nicholson guides to the waterways are designed for anyone and everyone with an interest in Britain's inland waterways - experienced boaters and those planning their first boat trip, walkers, cyclists and visitors.
Maps show:* locks, bridges, tunnels, aqueducts, winding holes and the towpath;* waterpoints, sanitary stations, pump out facilities and refuse disposal;* boatyards, pubs, restaurants and shops;* mile markers and milestones (distance in miles and number of locks to strategic points along the waterways).
Text includes:* the history of each canal; local services and places of interest, pubs and restaurants;* opportunities for walking and cycling.
Comprehensive navigational notes include:* maximum dimensions and low bridges;* mileages, advice and potential hazards;* navigation authorities and contact details.
Waterways covered in this guide - Caldon and Leek Canals, Llangollen Canal, Monmouthshire & Brecon Canal, Neath & Tennant and Swansea Canals, Montgomery Canal, Shropshire Union Canal, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Trent & Mersey Canal, River Weaver.
- Spiral bound | 180 pages
- 148 x 210 x 17mm | 300g
- 06 Mar 2006
- HarperCollins Publishers
- Edinburgh, United Kingdom
- New edition
- New A5 edition
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