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DVD - Last coal run from Anglesey

DVD from the Sight Seen Partnerships - running time 35 mins.

Recreating a coal run from Anglesey, on the edge of Cannock Chase, to the Black Country.


DVD - Gunnels Under

DVD from the Sight Seen Partnerships - running time 36 mins.

Re-floating a sunken narrow boat.


DVD - Topcloth and Tippet

DVD from the Sight Seen Partnerships - running time 30 mins.

Weatherproofing the hold of a working narrow boat.


Amateur Boatwomen

The Amateur Boatwomen is the fifth in the ‘Working Waterways’ series, and describes the life of one of the women who trained all-women canal boat crews during the Second World War. First published in 1973, this paperback edition contains extra text and illustrations.


Anderton for Orders

By Tom Foxon

This is the first book in Tom’s Foxon’s trilogy - following volumes are "Number One" and Following the Trade"


Arteries of Commerce - Grand Union Canal

This hardback book contains a plan of the Grand Union Canal Company's system with sectional plans locating waterside business premises, the Canal Transport's Charter, a schedule of carriers, lightermen and boat owners, and the Regent's Canal dock plan.


A-Z of the BCN

By Edward Paget-Tomlinson and Ray Shill

Originally published in the BCN Society’s journal Boundary Post, all of Edward Paget-Tomlinson’s 26 black & white drawings of aspects of the Birmingham Canal Navigations have been brought together, with historical background on each by Ray Shill. The drawings represent parts of the BCN at various dates over the last 100 years or so, and they are complemented by a collection of photographs of many of the scenes either in the past, or recently.



By Alan H Faulkner

The story of Samuel Barlow Coal Co, S E Barlow and Blue Line CCC.

The 15th book in the Robert Wilson series.
Published 1986.

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Boater's Guide to Boating

By Chris Deuchar

"This book is a revised, and much expanded, version of a series of articles which first appeared in the newsletter of the Historic Narrow Boat Owners Club. It is not a rewrite of that which appears in many other books on boating techniques, but seeks to carry on where they leave off.


Boatman's Spider Belt

by Mary Parry

A brief history and instructions for making your own belt