… 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.)
Welford Junction - Today's Canal - Leicester Line A reasonable day, weather-wise, quite warm and with occasional sunny spells but most of the time overcast. Did not look as i...
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