Spring 2015 issue - NarrowBoat Magazine

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Spring 2015
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In Spring 2015:

Famous Fleets: Thomas Clayton (Paddington) Ltd

The different styles of signwriting on working narrowboats

A broader outlook on east London's once-busy navigation as carrying was finishing

The early voyages of Cecile Dorward, who crossed Pontcysyllte Aqueduct on narrowboat Phosphorus before Rolt did on Cressy

Picturing the Past: reproduced colour slides of British Waterways narrowboats in the early 1950s taken by famous New Zealand photographer, Hardwicke Knight

Last traffic follow-ups on Claytons at Oldbury

Canals that never were: the northern end of the Ashby Canal

Online photographs - the Waterways Archive goes digital