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NarrowBoat Autumn 2008
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Autumn 2008
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In Autumn 2008:

Famous Fleets: Cowburn and Cowpar, a specialist fleet of chemical carrying narrowboats from the North West

Canals that never were: Oldham, the proposal to link the Ashton and Rochdale Canals

John Pyper learned about handling a pair of narrowboats from the Beecheys, a true boating couple

Historical profile of the Grand Union Canal, and the background to a major link between the Midlands and London

Tracing family history back to the King family, who worked the canals for several generations

A place in history: Daisy Nook - a modeller's dream near Manchester