boats of the UK Waterways
Photos of other boats
A. Wanders ALBERT ex GUCC
Severn and Canals' ASH from the stern
and the bow
Mersey Weavers AVON in dry dock
and towing CLARA away from Keays yard past Birchills junction.
Severn and Canals BEECH when owned by Chas Ballinger
BRIDE ex LMS
BRIDGET ex C.Ballinger
CYPRUS and CEDAR
CYPRUS with conversion 2008 (J.Payler)
DANE in early leisure use.
DOVE ex Thos Clayton
ELIZABETH poss ex FMC day boat (J.Payler)
GIFFORD ex Thos Clayton
HAZEL ex Barlows
JORDAN showing typical Thos Clayton fore cabin
MAY ex LMS
OLIVE no other details were sent in with the picture any help gratefully received. Could be the ex LMS boat.
By the time this photo was taken SEDDON's fleet had ceased carrying but were used as storage within the confines of the works.
A.Wanders RAY ex HEBE GUCC
RIBBLE fully loaded
RILL ex LMS
A Harvey Taylor's ROGER restored and run by the Rickmansworth trust
Six examples of Cowburn & Cowpar's motor boat fleet
SKYLARK, STARLING, STORK, SWAN, SWALLOW and SEAGULL respectively
TWEED fully loaded and in the same position as RIBBLE above.
TIBER ex Thos Clayton the paintwork may be a little scuffed and in need of TLC but the brass work gleams even in a sepia photo.
USK following an arson attack October 07
Willow Wren WARBLER also ex GUCC see lists for details
SHARPNESS - the above two boats are sisters and were used to tow horse drawn boats through the tunnels on the Worcester and Birmingham canal.
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