The Narrowboat Guide
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Tony Jones
Categories: Transportation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-10 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

The UK has over 1000 miles of navigable canals and rivers which are home to an estimated over 70,000 boats. To the untrained eye canal boats can look much the same, but there are some very important distinctions and a new buyer has some very important choices to make. This
Inland Waterways Manual
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Emrhys Barrell
Categories: Transportation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-22 - Publisher: A&C Black

There are more than 4000 miles of navigable waterways in Great Britain, with more in Ireland and Europe. Peaceful canals, bustling rivers, glorious lakes - there is something for everyone. This book will tell the reader all they need to know about how to get afloat - which boat to
Chaplin and Company
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Mave Fellowes
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-05-16 - Publisher: Random House

Winner of a Betty Trask Award Introducing... Odeline Milk, an unusual young lady from a sleepy market town. She’s on her way to London, to make her name. She hopes. And with the small inheritance left her by her mother, she’s bought herself a home, an old canal boat. What
The Narrowboat Girl
Language: en
Pages: 300
Authors: Annie Murray
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-11-30 - Publisher: Pan Macmillan

The Narrowboat Girl by Annie Murray is the story of a young woman's search for freedom and happiness. Young Maryann Nelson is devastated at the loss of her beloved father. But worse is to come when her mother, Flo, sees an opportunity to better herself and her family in a
The Narrowboat Girls
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Rosie Archer
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-06-14 - Publisher: Hachette UK

'One of the nation's favourite wartime saga writers ... warm and engrossing' Lancashire Evening Post Spring 1944, and the war shows no sign of stopping. In Hampshire, Elsie is desperate for a new start after her husband leaves her. When her friend Izzy, herself planning an escape from her abusive