Our route to the Black Country Boating Festival took us past Salford Junction at Gravelly Hill (aka Spaghetti Junction). Here the signpost has had the original (?) metric distances covered over with the far more sensible mileages. The (new) number covers over the old number and the "k" of "km".
(Even motorway distances are always in miles; canals have been around a lot longer than motorways.)
Here is another fingerpost sign, this time with the distances in miles with no need for amendment.
Annual Report - Here are the figures for this year. Neither the miles, locks, or nights on board are particularly high or low. And the waterways travelled on: - Bi...
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