Tag Archives: Tunnels

Final 12 month stats.

We think it has been a year to the day since we have actually been moving on the canals.   Since Howies’ return we started out well but things fell to bits for a while.   But here are the … Continue reading

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Alvechurch

The plan today was to get through the three tunnels on the way to Kings Norton and moor around there for the night.  We entered the first tunnel in bright sun light and came out the other side to be … Continue reading

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Harecastle Tunnel

We had an early-ish start today trying to miss the hot weather.  It was only a short trip to the queue for the Harecastle Tunnel.  It is monitored by CRT personnel.  We had the briefing and passed the boat requirements. … Continue reading

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Froghall Basin

To get to Froghall Basin you need to go through Consall Forge.   Consall Forge once had a pub that was only accessible by foot, train or water.  You couldn’t drive there.   That has changed sometime in the past … Continue reading

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