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Narrowboats on Canals


Learn more about England's waterways by following these links.


Informative site featuring waterway news, wildlife, holidays, boaters' guides, days out by the water and waterside pubs.

The link address is: http://www.waterscape.com

The Waterways Trust

Trust promoting the widest possible public awareness and enjoyment of the UK's waterways, working in partnership with individuals, communities and organisations, to conserve, restore, improve and interpret all aspects of waterways.

The link address is: http://www.thewaterwaystrust.co.uk

Canal Junction

Comprehensive guide to UK canals and waterways.

The link address is: http://www.canaljunction.com

Wild Over Waterways

Wild over Waterways aims to engage, enthuse and inspire young people about the waterways of Britain. Aimed at children and their parents or teachers, this site contains interactive games, activities, news and information on our waterways.

The link address is: http://www.wow4water.net

Roses and Castles

History of 'roses and castles', the traditional paintwork feature of narrowboats.

The link address is: http://www.canaljunction.com/narrowboat/roses_castles.htm