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Waterways Journal - Volume 08

Spring 2006:

The Rise and Fall of Saltport: Tony Barratt
The Later Years of Thomas Clayton (Oldbury) Ltd.: Cath Turpin
The Restoration of a Shropshire Union Fly Boat: Tony Lewery
Sailing Flats on the Chester & Ellesmere Canals: Terry Kavanagh


Waterways Journal - Volume 09

Spring 2007:

George Smith of Coalville and his influence on Boating: Pat Crecraft
Tom Puddings in the 1960s, the last traffics: Mike Taylor
How the Llangollen Canal was saved: Peter Brown
A trip on converted ex-working boat Phosphorus: Tony Hirst


Waterways Journal - Volume 10

Spring 2008:

The Rochdale Canal and its Carrying Department: Mike Clarke
The Waterways of Central Scotland and the Craft that Used Them: John R Hume
The Early History of Runcorn Docks: 1773 – 1914: Alf Hayman
A Brief History of E. C. Jones (Brentford) Ltd.: Cath Turpin


Waterways Journal - Volume 11

Spring 2009:

The River Weaver Navigation, a proud engineering tradition: Colin Edmondson
Early Narrow Boats on the Thames – a follow up: David Blagrove
BCN Tugs: Bowaters and Chance & Hunt: Martin O’Keeffe
Aspects of Family Boating on the Shropshire Union Canal: Terry Kavanagh


Waterways Journal - Volume 12

Spring 2010:

L T C Rolt: Waterways, Conservation and Writing: Joseph Boughey
Transport in the Chester Area in the Early 19th Century: John Herson
A Leeds & Liverpool Canal Boatyard: Hodson’s of Whitebirk: Mike Clarke & Sam Yates
Transport of Gas Tar and Associated Liquid Cargoes: Cath Turpin


Waterways Journal - Volume 13

Spring 2011:

Waterways & Urban Food Supplies in Manchester and Staffordshire: Tom Foxon
George III and Canals - a comparison of English & French philosophies of canal construction in the 18th Century. King George III in Gloucestershire: T J Peters
Two centuries of Boatbuilding – the story of the Taylor family - a boatbuilding dynasty in England & Canada: Geoff Taylor
The Cut Runner – A History of policing in the Canals & Inland Waterways: Graham Major
Waterways between East & West Europe - a history to 1930: Mike Clarke


Waterways Journal - Volume 14

Spring 2012:

The Wolverhampton Corrugated Iron Company of Ellesmere Port: Cath Turpin
Chester & Liverpool Lighterage & Warehousing Company: Alan Faulkener
Rover Scouts’ Cruises on Tangmere 1993 and 1934: Alan Jones
The Draper Family of Burscough and Foulridge: Mike Clarke & Timothy J Peters
The Chew family – a follow-up by Chew family members with Cath Turpin


Waterways Journal - Volume 15

Spring 2013:

Tugs of the “Norwich River:” Mike Stammers
The Ralph Brocklebank & its conversion to Daniel Adamson: Tony Hirst
Norman Anglin, predecessor to L T C Rolt, 1925-1944: Joseph Boughey
The Griffiths Family – Boatmen, canal carriers, boat builders, publicans, farmers & shopkeepers: Eileen Coulter
Ship & Boat Building at Ellesmere Port, a history: Terry Kavanagh


Waterways Journal - Volume 16

Spring 2013:

Robert Aickman & ‘the garish, Wild West melodrama of the campaign for the waterways:’ Joseph Boughey
Concrete Boats & Barges- solutions for Wartime Steel Shortages: David Long
Box Boat No 337- a rare survivor restored: Di Skilbeck
Richard Abel & Sons of Runcorn & Liverpool: : Terry Kavanagh


Waterways Journal - Volume 17


John Fletcher of Chester: Peter Brown
Sea Routes to Wolverhampton: The iron ore traffic... Cumbria to...the West Midlands: Peter Sandbach
The story of Charlotte Ethel Parkes: Mrs Harley
Postcript on Shropshire Union Pleasure Boating : Joseph Boughey
Fire Boats on the Inland Waterways in WW2: Cath Turpin