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NarrowBoat Autumn 2016
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In Autumn 2016: 

Famous Fleets: The Erewash Canal Carrying Company

The painted decoration of commercial narrowboats

A rare view of early narrowboats through the eyes of an Austrian engineers in 1795

An early 20th century photo shows the transportation of minerals on the Montgomeryshire Canal

Working on the Waterways: the independent carriers who once supplied coal to a large food and drink manufacturer in Aylesbury

The early internal combustion engines used on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal

From the Archives: Sou'Wester - interesting findings in 1966 copies of a regional IWA newspaper

Robert Rawlinson's superb photo collection showing the last working pair of Ovaltine boats

The process of repairing lock gates on the Macclesfield Canal

Canals that never were: Sheffield & Manchester Junction Canal

Pre-WW1 photo showing a sailing keel on the Old River Ancholme in Lincolnshire