Summer 2016 issue - NarrowBoat Magazine

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NarrowBoat Summer 2016
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Summer 2016
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In Summer 2016:

Famous Fleets: John Dickinson & Co

Picturing the Past: The twilight years of Samuel Barlow

Narrowboat evolution - the changing shape of working narrowboats over 150 years

Managing the Macclesfield - an 1891 atlas of a railway-owned canal

End of an era at Brentford

Working on the Waterways: Testing the BCN - an official examination trip in the summer of 1923

Picturing the Past: carrying up Caen Hill - a horse-boating scene on the Kennet & Avon in the late 19th century

Fly-boating on the Shroppie

From the Archives: The Times - fascinating waterway tidbits

Last days of traffic at Banbury