Kidsgrove to Bosley Bottom Lock
We're now two weeks into our Big Summer Cruise, but it feels longer than that. Time passes in a completely different way on a boat.
Soon after leaving last night's mooring on the Hall Green Branch of the Trent and Mersey we came to the stop lock where the Macclefield Canal proper begins. Or, rather, ends. The bridges and locks are numbered from Marple.
When we got to Bridge 85 we tied up and took sandwiches with us for a walk to Mow Cop.
through the horse field, to get here.
Wildlife - It is not often we get to see our wildlife really close up. Yes we often see birds, butterflies, maybe a fox, and if we are lucky a Kingfisher, but they ...
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