So the motor is officially up for sale via Rugby Boats (please click on this link for video tour/ details and photos), in order that we may pursue our next venture of buying a motor capable of carrying diesel, gas and coal.
Signets doing well as we left Braunston
The beautiful 'Gosport' butty
New relief road which will carry traffic high over the canal and railway line
Stove lit during the wet cold weather on Thursday morning!
We had delayed a little our journey, in order to get routine doctor's appointments out of the way in Blisworth. As soon as I had returned, we set off for Cosgrove and the festival at the weekend.
The sun breaks through as our journey progresses late afternoon
It was still quite windy, so I stayed on the tiller of the butty
Approaching the Navigation at Thrupp Wharf
The lovely Tench
Large and small handbowls hang in the gift shop ready for this weekend.
Come and see us and the other traders if you can and support this fantastic effort to get the Buckingham Canal back into water and navigable!