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... we decided to turn right and go a short distance before turning right again to go up the Brades locks. At the top we turned right again, along the Old Main Line to the Black Country Museum, where we turned and moored up. The brassy boat came in soon after and was surprised to see us there!
3 locks, 5 miles
Tuesday 17th Sep
We took a bus a short way up the hill to spend the day at Dudley Zoo. This is a friendly place with quite ...
... an hour or so the boat traffic eased off, and we turned the boat round so that were facing the same way as the other boat, as they had a cratch, which made getting off at our stern quite difficult. We discovered that his boat’s stern had an unusual taper, leaving a gap between his boat and ours, and a gap between his stern and the shore. We still managed, but we had to be careful.
James went down to check the weed hatch, and Hugo chose that moment ...
Pick up Sat Morning. Smooth handover. SC- Can you feel it? DC - No hardly tell it's there. First outing in the new Van at our first C&C site in Ashbourne. Lovely Site. Friendly helpful staff help us push it on the pitch. The Van is very comfy and warm.
50 miles from Cresswell Rd Mexbourgh to Site.
89 miles from Site to Home.
... travel tunes. Kodaline mostly. I hope I meet some top people for socialising in the 4 bed carriage of dreams, don't let me down. And don't rape me.
Plans after that will be winged like a true traveller.
Currently putting some more tunes in the music player for staring out into the desert as we chug past, looking deep and musing. Cause I'm quite deep y'see.
... sunny but got a bit chilly. We had a traditional morning tea of scones, clotted cream and tea. Ever so nice! We headed off to our next couple of stops, Morton-on-Marsh. It was pretty as well. All the little places are quite similar and all pretty old. The church's are particularly nice - all so old and a lot of history there. We headed to Stratford-on-Avon next which is a really beautiful town where ...