Foxton Locks

Today we visited, by car, the famous flight of Foxton Locks and the neighbouring Canal Museum. Next to the locks is the site of the only inclined plain which used to lift the boats up to the canal summit much quicker than using the flight of 10 locks. [...]

June 2018 diary

1 June 2018 We had intended to do the second phase into Stratford basin but the locks are hard work and after the flight of 11 I had had enough and needed a well deserved rest, we moored only 2 miles from Stratford and got the bikes off the back [...]