Canals and railways often go together. It's hardly surprising, as they both like flattish ground, with as few obstacles as possible. In the Long Eaton area of the River Trent and the Erewash Canal there are many intersections of the two modes of transport.
These are Sawley Locks, with a freight train crossing behind.
It was nearly headfirst by both of us! - The Ashby is a lovely canal from end to end, almost all of it is rural with plenty of moorings available. But, and this is a big but, the upper part from S...
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