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Cruising on the Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal

British Waterways Board.

Cruising on the Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal

Autherley Junction to Stourport-on-Severn.

by British Waterways Board.

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Published by British Waterways in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesBritish waterways inland cruising booklet -- 4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination38p. :
    Number of Pages38
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21200915M

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Cruising on the Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal by British Waterways Board. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Cruising Notes. Day 1. Turn right out of Lowesmoor wharf down the Birmingham & Worcester canal & soon you will encounter 2 locks, one called Blockhouse lock, followed by Sidbury lock. which will get you into the swing of things. Anon: Cruising on the Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal.

Image shows actual book for sale. Book Condition: Very Good; firm binding; contents very. The Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal runs through softly undulating West Midlands countryside.

It skirts around the edges Cruising on the Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal book Birmingham without ever becoming truly urban. Cruising the full 46 miles length of the canal, returning the same way. Cruising Notes.

Day 1. If time allows take a train ride on the Steam Railway. The Severn Valley railway is a full-size standard-gauge railway line running regular steam-hauled passenger trains for the benefit of visitors Cruising on the Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal book enthusiasts alike between Kidderminster in Worcestershire and bridgnorth in Shropshire, a distance of 16 miles.

Book a boat trip for Mother's Day. Staffordshire delights. From Drifters’ base at Great Haywood on the Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal near Stafford, cruise to the historic market town of Rugeley and back. You’ll pass through several locks and see Lord Lichfield’s beautiful Shugborough Hall and the delightful Wolseley Arms in.

The Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal The Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal, often called the Staffs and Worcs (pronounced "Wusts"), leaves the wide River Severn at Stourport and potters along twisting river valleys and then through some remarkable sandstone scenery around Kinver.

The Four Counties canal boat holiday through Staffordshire, Worcestershire, Shropshire and Cheshire is a challenging one-week (or a relaxed two week!) cruise through several lovely canal towns Cruising on the Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal book villages. This is the start of your boating adventure planning a route through the heart of England, with Staffordshire at the top of the list having major national and world renown exhitibits.

It’s an amazing time to discover England and Wales by Canal Boat. We can offer you some spectacular views and the best Canal Routes on the system.

Afternoon tea baby shower beauty and the beast birthdays book a table Canal celebrations charters cheese chips christening christmas Coffee corporate Cruise Daydream exclusive fish funeral Georgie Kate Georgies Georgies Butterfly Bakery hard work hen party hire Penkridge rename Renovation Santa Stafford Staffordshire stag party Staley Rose.

Illustrated spiral-bound canal cruising guide from Waterways World: "Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal Cruising Guide". Editor of the series: Robert Shopland. This is a complete guide for boaters, it covers the whole of the Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Manufacturer: Waterway Productions Ltd.

ROUTE 3: STAFFORDSHIRE & RETURN (7 days, 6 hours per day, 80 Locks) Passing through Worcester by canal, you join the River Severn for a leisurely cruise up to Stourport where you join the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal.

Join us today as we start our narrowboat journey at Milford on the beautiful Staffordshire and Worcestershire canal. We travel to Penkridge, taking turns. The Worcester-to-Stourport-or-Kidderminster Canal Boat Information. Day 1 After leaving the Worcester Marina at Lowesmoor wharf & negotiating 2 locks, you will Cruising on the Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal book ready for the last lock on Cruising on the Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal book Worcester & Birmingham Canal before you reach the River Severn (turning right onto the Severn).

Marine Cruises narrowboat holiday hire on the Staffs & Worcs Canal Narrowboat Holiday Hire on the Staffs & Worcs Canal. The Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal can be cruised as part of the Four Counties Ring, linking the Trent and Mersey Canal and the Shropshire Union Canal, winding its way across the wide open farmland and woods of Cannock Chase.

Begin your final full day of cruising by turning back onto the Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal and enjoy the scenery from a different perspective. Cruise for around 6 hours and pass through a number of little country villages such as Milford and Acton Trussell.

The Canal and River Severn will be closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. During this period the following Locks will be unmanned: Lincomb, Holt, Bevere, Diglis and Upper lode. Lock bookings for the River Severn from can be requested by calling Gloucester Lock. Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal.

Description of Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal: Runs 46 miles, from Great Haywood, where it joins the Trent and Mersey Canal, to Stourport, where it joins the River Severn History of Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal: Promoted by Acts of and For more details see the History page.

Start your journey from Great Haywood Junction, joining onto the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal, cruise through the Tixall Wide, a beautiful stretch of water that more resembles a lake than a canal.

Continue cruising through the Penk Valley to the village of Penkridge, this charming old village is home to several pubs and eateries. Narrowboat cruise into Milton Keynes on the Grand Union Canal - Duration: CruisingThe views.

Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal. A picturesque canal with lots of character, there's a good selection of pubs with a scattering of locks along the way, this waterway is a perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of the city.

Float along the waterway, stopping to work a lock or bridge before mooring for an afternoon cup of tea. Bases: Gailey. CRUISING TIME PER DAY: HOURS (52 HOURS IN TOTAL) A route which takes in the whole of the Worcester & Birmingham Canal and parts of the River Severn, the Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal and the Birmingham Canal Navigations.

The route includes several aqueducts, 7 tunnels and locks - can be done in 7 nights or a more relaxing 14 nights. BLACK COUNTRY RING. Also known as the Birmingham Ring or the Staffordshire Ring. 75 miles, 79 locks, 7 days at 8 hours cruising per day. Waterways: Birmingham Canal Navigations, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Trent & Mersey Canal, Coventry Canal, Birmingham & Fazeley Canal.

Passing through Worcester by canal, you join the River Severn for a leisurely cruise up to Stourport where you join the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal.

Here you will appreciate the contrast between the wide river and the more intimate atmosphere of the canal, which threads its way unobtrusively through the landscape, encouraging you to.

Jack knifed and ALONE cruising my narrowboat solo on the LLangollen canal - Duration: The Narrowboat Experie views. Canal List. likes 19 talking about this. Everything about British Canals and Narrowboats. Canal Boat Cruises of Riley Green.

The Bridge Inn, Chirk. (The Trap) One on the Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal and one on the Grand Union ers: Find your Canal Boat Holiday Holidays starting in. __ May June July August September October November December __ January February March April May June July August September October November December Which size boat.

Canal Cruising Rings. 56 hours) – this narrowboat holiday route takes in sections of the Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal, Worcester & Birmingham Canal Navigation, the River Severn, Birmingham Canal Main Line and Stourbridge canals.

Highlights include Brindleyplace and Gas Street Basin in Birmingham, views of the countryside on the. The Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal runs through softly undulating West Midlands countryside. It skirts around the edges of Birmingham without ever becoming truly urban.

The canal was one of the major routes of the canal age, and would have been constantly busy with coal boats. The Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal links the Trent and Mersey Canal in the north to the River Severn in the south.

About half way along its length, the canal links with the Shropshire Union Canal at Autherley Junction and the Old Main Line Birmingham Canal at nearby AldersleyJunction. Further south it also links with the Stourbridge Canal at Stourton Junction. Cruising on the Trent & Mersey Canal, Part 2.

Between Preston Brook and Great Haywood including Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal to Autherley Junction. New. Bratch Locks - Staffordshire & Worcester Canal Staffordshire & Worcester Canal. Category the staffordshire and worcestershire canal part 1 - Duration.

Worcester Cruise 6: After leaving the Worcester Marina at Lowesmoor wharf & negotiating 2 locks, you will be ready for the last lock on the Worcester & Birmingham Canal before you reach the River Severn (turning right onto the Severn).

Caldon Canal and return - 7 nights, 8 hours per day, 78 locks If this is your first time out or if you are just looking for a relaxing and easy time away from it all, this trip is ideal. Leaving Gailey, you head south down the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal to Autherley Junction, where you join the start of the Shropshire Union Canal.

The Inland port of Stouport on Severn lies at the junction of the River Severn and the Staffordshire / Worcestershire canal. It offers the opportunity to enjoy either river or canal cruising along routes through such places as Worcester, Gloucester, Stratford Upon Avon and Birmingham.

Short Breaks The joy of boating is that you can be flexible about your route, rather than provide a fixed itinerary we prefer to highlight the attractions of a suggested route so you can spend as much time as you wish to absorb the sights during your cruise.

River Severn & River Avon Holiday Cruising Guide & Map The River Severn & the River Avon The journey down the wide Severn from the old canal port of Stourport on the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal is through pleasant gently rolling countryside although the high banks, necessary to restrain the floodwaters which can surge out of.

Great Haywood, Staffordshire – home of Haywood Junction, where the Staffordshire and the Worcestershire Canal meets the Trent and Mersey Canal, is famous for it’s beautifully scenic location.

Churnet Valley Railway, Staffordshire – step back in time and enjoy a great trip on a great British steam powered train. Gailey Marina Boat Hire. Gailey Wharf is situated just off the A5 in Staffordshire, England within cruising distance reach of the counties of West Midlands, Worcestershire, Shropshire and Cheshire.

This means a variety of routes are available from Gailey Base, from city breaks to the wonderfully varied Four Counties Ring. Map of the Region We are fortunate that from our base at Stourport on Severn the River Severn and the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal enable us to offer a wide variety of cruising options.

We are rather spoilt in this part of the country and would like to share. The canal was completed in and subsequently opened for trade in In the canal was due to be closed but was saved by the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal Society.

The Staffordshire and Worcester Canal is one of the most attractive canals in. Canal cruising rings have always proved pdf to those people who are pdf for particular narrowboat holiday routes or narrowboat holiday ideas that gives them a wide degree of variety.

Most cruising rings can be completed inside a fortnight (without killing yourself or your crew in the process) at a rate of around 6 hours a day.Staffordshire Ring 75 Miles, 79 Locks, 56 Hours, 2 weeks cruising time (for return journey).

Also known as the Black Country Ring, the route passes through Birmingham Canal navigations, Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal, Trent and Mersey Canal, Coventry Canal and the Birmingham and Fazeley Canal.A one week 'out and back' cruise offering great variety, including ebook along part of the River Severn, and a journey up the delightful Staffordshire and Worcestershire canal.

You can set your own pace and enjoy the beautiful Worcestershire countryside.