Meaford to Kidsgrove
We've been fortunate with our locks so far. We've had to queue at only two or three locks, and each time it was behind just one boat. That was on the Staffs ands Worcs a couple of days ago. We've seen queues facing us, and boats have queued behind us, but so far we've had a good road.
Stoke Top Lock is one of the deepest we'll do on this trip.
Steelite sounds as though it is a metal company, but it makes the sort of things that this area is famous for ...
Tomorrow sees us on the Macc. proper to continue our journey north. Bosley Locks, here we come - woo hoo!
Stuff you might not (want to) know about ships - Ooh, before I forget, I must tell you what I forgot to mention last time. On our trip up the Ouse we got a hello from the resident seal that swims up an...
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