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Published by The Board in (London .
Written in English


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ContributionsBritish Waterways Board., Greater London Council., CapitalRadio (London, England)
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19672754M

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Click on each canal for a page with some brief information and photographs. To find out more along with maps, buy the book! Lost canals North of the River Thames Kensington Canal - (Near Kensington High St to Chelsea Creek via Earl's Court & Stamford Bridge) Grosvenor Canal - (Victoria to Chelsea Bridge via Pimlico) City Canal - (Isle of Dogs).   DAVID FATHERS is the creator of beautifully illustrated walking guide books to the waterways of London. These include The Regent's Canal and The London Thames avid walker and artist, he is constantly looking for new ways to map London and to encourage others to see parts of the metropolis from different perspectives/5(29). New routes where paths have opened up along the Thames, the Bow Back Rivers and the Lee Valley Vital revisions, additions and updates, plus link to interactive online blog with latest news, comments and photos New photos that reveal surprising perspectives of hidden London Walking London s Waterways is a guide to more than miles of off-road routes along river-banks, canal towpaths and docks/5(15). Visiting the Regent’s Canal is like stepping into a hidden world. From the colourful collection of narrowboats at Little Venice it runs on through Regent’s Park, where it is overlooked by London Zoo’s vast aviary. In Camden, it passes the craft stalls and quirky clothing shops of the famous market, a centre for London’s alternative culture.

Canal and river walks near me. We work hard to ensure our towpaths are open and accessible so you can enjoy a waterside ramble whatever the time of year. Aside from lock flights, your path is level and there’s little chance of getting lost. The unfolding scenery of a canal-side stroll also takes some beating.   The store — a foot-long canalboat stuffed to its bulkheads and overflowing onto the towpath with books — has a permanent berth on the Regent’s Canal, around the corner from the British. The Canal Museum hosts three other tours, which are only available to groups of ten people or more and are offered with a group visit to the museum. These include the Cumberland Arm Walk, the “Footsteps” Walk and the “River Fleet” : Ruaidhrí Carroll. The Regent's Canal is a key part of England’s canal network, linking the Grand Union Canal with the Thames. Running from Paddington to Limehouse, it’s miles long and, as the name suggests.