Monthly Archives: August 2013

Summer cruise Done!

Well thats it we got back to our home mooring at Norbury Junction yesterday. Just the 5 locks at Tyrley and they were all in our favour as a boat at the top lock saw us entering the previous one … Continue reading

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Summer cruise day 12

Audlem to Market Drayton We did the Audlem lock flight from outside the Shroppie Fly to top lock in 2 hours (12 locks), thats not bad considering half the locks were set against us, we have done it quicker but … Continue reading

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Summer cruise days 8 to 11

Well due to the evil mobile blackspot that I mentioned in a previous post I decided to not update during the reverse of that section. We are now back in Audlem right outside the Shroppie Fly, popped in to grab … Continue reading

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Summer cruise day 7

A day of twos: 2 New Marton Locks 2 aqueducts Chirk and Pontcysyllte 2 tunnels Chirk and Whitehouse We did all but the locks twice. Pontcysyllite is 126ft above the river dee, there is no railing on the non tow … Continue reading

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Summer cruise day 5 and 6

I am writing this post in Evernote again for reasons that will become clear. In this connected world you would expect that between two towns (Whitchurch an Ellesmere) you would get at least some useful data service. Well iPhone on … Continue reading

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