… and I don't mean the River Nene. Yes, our first rain since the Crick Boat Show - and that was in May, almost eight weeks ago. I'll come back to the weather in a bit.
First, the boating. We left the lovely Overton Lake mooring after lunch, cruised past the long line of boats moored above Orton Lock and arrived at Orton Lock itself.
Downstream, on the left bank, was a strange white skeleton. What on earth …?
This railway bridge looks to have used rather a lot of iron. (The arches belong to the next bridge.)
I'll not miss this bit.... - Fradley is lovely and I'd recommend it to anyone apart from one significant thing for the Hunts moorers. *The walk and lock gate balancing act.* I can't i...
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