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G D'Arcy Portrait of the Grand Canal (Eire) Published by Transport Research Association, in 1973,

L J Dalby The Wilts & Berks Canal Edition: 2nd, ISBN: 0 85361 332 X, 120 pages, Published by Oakwood Press, in 1971, Written in 1971, History of the canal with b&w photographs and maps. Order now from Amazon

L J Dalby The Wilts & Berks Canal Edition: 3rd, ISBN: 0 85361 562 4, 124 pages, Published by Oakwood Press, in 2000, History of the canal with b&w photographs and maps. Order now from Amazon

H C Darby The Draining of the Fens Published by Cambridge University Press, in 1968,

Andrew Darwin Canals and Rivers of Britain ISBN: 0 460 04207 6, 270 pages, Published by J M Dent, in 1976, Illustrated with b&w photographs and maps. Order now from Amazon

J B Dashwood The Thames to Solent by Canal and Sea 91 pages, Published by Longmans, Green & Co, in 1868, Account of a voyage in 1867 through the Wey & Arun Junction canal to the sea at Littlehampton shortly before the canal was closed.

J B Dashwood The Thames to Solent by Canal and Sea Edition: Paperback, ISBN: 0 906986 00 1, 91 pages, Published by Shepperton Swan, in 1980, Written in 1868, Copy of the 1868 book. Order now from Amazon

Sheila Davenport Canal and River Cruising - The IWA Manual ISBN: 0 906754 49 6, 48 pages, Published by Fernhurst Books, in 1990, An illustrated introduction to inland boating. Order now from Amazon

G C Davies Norfolk Broads and Rivers, or the Water-ways, Lagoons, & Decoys of East Anglia Edition: New edition, 328 pages, Published by Blackwood, in 1884,

G C Davies The Handbook to the Rivers and Broads of Norfolk & Suffolk Edition: 9th edition, 173 pages, Published by Jarrold Publishing, in 1887, Illustrations, adverts and folding map. This book ran to 18 editions by 1890.

G C Davies The Swan and Her Crew, or the Adventures of Three Young Naturalists & Sportsmen .. Edition: 4th edition, 294 pages, Published by Frederick Warne & Co. Ltd., in 1890, Many natural history illustrations. The title continues "on the Broads & Rivers of Norfolk".

Jamie Davies Shakespeare's Avon: The History of a Navigation ISBN: 085361 490 3, 152 pages, Published by Oakwood Press, in 1996, Order now from Amazon

Mark Davies and Catherine Robinson A Towpath Walk in Oxford ISBN: 0 9535593 1 9, 112 pages, Published by Oxford Towpath Press, in 2001, An illustrated guide to the Oxford Canal and the River Thames within the Oxford area. Order now from Amazon

Robert Davies Boats, Smoke, Steam & Folk ISBN: 0 7524 1765 7, 128 pages, Published by Tempus, in 2001, Exploring the Canals of the West Midlands. Order now from Amazon

Robert Davies Tales from the West Midlands Canals ISBN: 978 0 7524 5500 6, Published by The History Press, in 2010, The history of these canals and the working boats that used them. Order now from Amazon

Robert Davies The Birmingham Canal Navigations Through Time ISBN: 978-1-4456-0225-7, Published by Amberley, in 2010, Colour and B&W photographs of the BCN. Order now from Amazon

Mark J Davis Alice in Waterland : Lewis Carroll and the River Thames in Oxford ISBN: 978-1-904955-72-6, Published by Signal Books, in 2010, Using Carroll's diary the book relates his many river trips to his "Alice" stories. Order now from Amazon

Eric de Mare The Canals of England Edition: 4th impression, with revisions, 124 pages, Published by The Architectural Press, in 1965, Written in 1950, An early canal book with classic monochrome photographs by the author.

Eric de Mare The Bridges of Britain 226 pages, Published by Batsford, in 1954, 155 photographs.

Eric de Mare Time on the Thames 238 pages, Published by The Architectural Press, in 1952, A guide to the river by this well known waterways writer and photographer. 127 photographs plus other illustrations.

Eric de Mare Your Book of Waterways Edition: 1st edition, 70 pages, Published by Faber & Faber Ltd., in 1965, Childrens book containing photographs by the author, many duplicating those in "The Canals of England".

Eric de Mare London's Riverside, Past Present & Future Published by Rheinhardt, in 1958,

Eric de Mare The Canals of England Edition: Softback edition, ISBN: 0 86299 418 7, 128 pages, Published by Sutton Publishing, in 1997, Written in 1950, Reprint of an early canal book with classic monochrome photographs by the author. Order now from Amazon

Henry Rodolph de Salis Bradshaw's Canals and Navigable Rivers of England ISBN: 0 678 05551 3, 496 pages, Published by Augustus M Kelley, in 1969, Written in 1904, Bradshaw's Canals and Navigable Rivers of England and Wales. A handbook of Inland Navigation for manufactures, merchants, traders, and others. Compiled after a personal survey of the whole of the waterways by the author. Order now from Amazon

Richard Dean Manchester Ship Canal Company, Preliminary Prospectus ISBN: 0 947712 26 7, Published by M & M Baldwin, in 1994, 17 X 23 inch double sided copy of the original prospectus, plus commentary by Richard Dean. Order now from Amazon

Peter Deeley How Remote Was Our Valley Before Canal & Railway 138 pages, Published by Peter Deeley, The story of the impact on local people of the coming of the Oxford Canal, 1790, and the GWR, 1850, to north Oxfordshire, the Cherwell Valley and the village of Lower Heyford. 6.25 including p&p payment by cheque or PO to from Peter Deeley 2 Knapton's Croft, Lower Heyford OX25 5NR - email peter.deeley357@btinternet.com

D R Delany and V T H Delany The Canals of the South of Ireland ISBN: 0 7153 4008 5, Published by David & Charles, Order now from Amazon

Ruth Delany The Grand Canal of Ireland Edition: 1st edition, 255 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1973, Illustrated.

Ruth Delany Ireland's Royal Canal 1789-1992 Published by The Liliput Press, in 1993, Illustrated History.

Ruth Delany The Grand Canal of Ireland Edition: Soft back, updated edition, ISBN: 1 874675 65 1, 280 pages, Published by The Liliput Press, in 1995, Written in 1973, The original 1973 text plus extra illustrations and a new chapter to bring the history up to date. Order now from Amazon

Ruth Delany Ireland's Waterways : Celebrating 300 Years ISBN: 0 86281824 9, 224 pages, Published by Apple Tree Press, in 2005, An expanded version of a book first published in 1986. Order now from Amazon

V T H Delany and D R Delany The Canals of the South of Ireland ISBN: 0 7153 4008 5, Published by David & Charles, Order now from Amazon

Martin Denney Historic Waterways Scenes: London & South East England Edition: 1st edition, ISBN: 0 86190 508 3, 124 pages, Published by Moorland Publishing Co Ltd., in 1980, Illustrated. Order now from Amazon

Martin Denney London's Waterways Edition: 1st edition, 192 pages, Published by Batsford, in 1977, A detailed and illustrated survey of inland navigation in the Greater London area.

Martin Denney London & South East England's Waterways Published by Moorland Publishing Co Ltd., in 1979,

Martin Denney Historic Waterways Scenes: London & South East England Edition: Paperback Edition, ISBN: 0 86190 508 3, 124 pages, Published by Moorland Publishing Co Ltd., in 1993, Written in 1980, 168 historic drawings and photographs. Order now from Amazon

Chris N Deuchar A Boater's Guide to Boating ISBN: 0 9531512 0 4, 79 pages, Published by Published by the author, in 1997, A guide to handling full length narrowboats. Order now from Amazon

Graham Diprose and Jeff Robins The River Thames Revisited: In the Footsteps of Henry Taunt Edition: First, ISBN: 978-0-71122-765-1, Published by Frances Lincoln, in 2007, Seventy-five images by the Victorian photographer Henry Taunt are shown together with the same views taken recently and informative text Order now from Amazon

F L Dix Royal River Highway. A History of the Passenger Boats and Services on the River Thames Edition: 1st edition, 320 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1985, Illustrated.

S P Dobbs and G Cadbury Canals and Inland Waterways Edition: 1st edition, 160 pages, Published by Pitman & Sons, in 1929, Illustrated.

Graham Dodkins and Roger Alsop Working Boats 159 pages, Published by Publisher not known, in 1988, The last days of canal carrying in Britain.

Frederic Doerflinger Slow Boat Through England Edition: soft back (Comet Book), ISBN: 0 86379 119 0, 256 pages, Published by W H Allen & co Plc, in 1986, Written in 1970, Guide to and description of waterways holidays Order now from Amazon

Frederic Doerflinger Slow Boat Through Pennine Waters Edition: soft back (Comet Book), ISBN: 0-86379-120-4, 256 pages, Published by Tandem, in 1986, Written in 1971, A cruising guide to the rivers and canals of northern England. Order now from Amazon

Frederic Doerflinger Slow Boat Through England Edition: Paperback, ISBN: 0 4260 4976 4, 250 pages, Published by Tandem, in 1970, Written in 1970, Guide to and description of waterways holidays Order now from Amazon

Jane Dorner Canals Published by Wayland {Publishers} Ltd., in 1973, Childrens book.

H M Doughty Summer in Broadland: Gypsying in East Anglian Waters Edition: 3rd edition, 136 pages, Published by Jarrold Publishing, in 1890, Account of a cruise on a converted wherry.

T J Dowds The Forth and Clyde Canal: A History ISBN: 1 86232 232 5, 128 pages, Published by Tuckwell Press, in 2004, A history of this recently re-opened canal. Order now from Amazon

Baron F Duckham The Yorkshire Ouse. The History of a River Navigation Edition: 1st edition, 226 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1967, 31 plates and 10 maps. Inland Waterways Histories series.

Baron F Duckham Navigable Rivers of Yorkshire Published by Dalesman Publishing Co Ltd, in 1964,

Baron F Duckham The Inland Waterways of East Yorkshire (1700-1900) Published by Yorkshire History Society, in 1973,

W A Dutt A Guide to the Norfolk Broads Edition: 1st edition in this form, 218 pages, Published by Methuen London Ltd, in 1923, This is part 1 of "The Norfolk Broads". Includes illustrations, folding map and 8 full colour pictures.

W A Dutt The Norfolk Broads Edition: 4th edition, 407 pages, Published by Methuen London Ltd, in 1930, The book is in two parts the first, being on the broads and rivers, is written by Dutt but the second part, on various broadland topics, is by local writers.

Brian Eade Along the Thames ISBN: 0 7509 1543 9, 126 pages, Published by Alan Sutton Publishing Ltd, in 1997, The non-tidal river with over 200 historic views and text. Softback 240mm. Order now from Amazon

Brian Eade Forgotten Thames ISBN: 0 7509 2818 2, 128 pages, Published by Sutton Publishing, in 2002, A photographic history of the river. Order now from Amazon

Brian Eade The Changing Thames ISBN: 978-0-7509-4779-4, Published by The History Press, in 2009, Photograph pairs of the River Thames showing places as they are now and how they were in the past. Order now from Amazon

Lewis A Edwards Inland Waterways of Great Britian Edition: 6th edition reprint, ISBN: 0 85288-081-2, 474 pages, Published by Imray Laurie Norie & Wilson, in 1988, Written in 1939, Navigation reference book. Order now from Amazon

Lewis A Edwards Inland Waterways of Great Britian and Ireland Edition: 4th edition, 483 pages, Published by Imray Laurie Norie & Wilson, in 1962, Written in 1939, Navigation handbook

Lewis A Edwards Holiday Cruising on the Broads & Fens ISBN: 0 7153 5511 2, Published by David & Charles, in 1972, Order now from Amazon

Kirsten Elliott Queen of Waters: A Journey Along the Kennet & Avon Canal ISBN: 978-0-9560989-2-4, Published by Akerman Press, in 2011, A detailed guide to the canal with over 500 excellent photographs. Order now from Amazon

E A Ellis The Broads Published by Collins, in 1965,

M Ellis and Helen Harris The Bude Canal 192 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1972, Inland Waterways History series. 31 plates, illustrations and maps.

Peter Henry Emerson On English Lagoons Published by D Nutt, in 1892,

Gordon Emery and Various The Old Chester Canal - a history and guide ISBN: 1 87226 588 X, 300 pages, Published by Chester Canal Heritage Trust, in 2005, A history of the canal that now forms the the part of the Shropshire Unoin main line from Nantwich to Chester. Edited by Gordon Emery. Order now from Amazon

Michael Essex-Lopresti Exploring the Regent's canal ISBN: 978-0-9561306-0-0, Published by Brewin Books, in 2009, The history and a guide to exploring the canal on foot or by boat. Order now from Amazon

Martin Marix Evans Canals of England ISBN: 0 297 83261 1, 159 pages, Published by Weiderfeld & Nicolson Ltd, in 1994, Description of the waterways superbly illustrated by Robert Reichenfeld's photographs Order now from Amazon

Martin Marix Evans Canals of England ISBN: 0 2978 3399 5, 160 pages, Published by Weiderfeld & Nicolson Ltd, in 1995, Description of the waterways superbly illustrated by Robert Reichenfeld's photographs Order now from Amazon

N Everitt Broadland Sport Published by R A Everitt, in 1902,

M C Ewans The Haytor Granite Tramway and Stover Canal Edition: 1st edition, 63 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1964,

J Eyles Cruising along the Mon. & Brecon Published by Starling Press, in 1972,

Frank Eyre and Charles Hadfield English Rivers and Canals 48 pages, Published by Collins, in 1945, Britain in Pictures series with 19 b&w and 8 colour illustrations

Gerry Fanning Hollinwood Canal 60 pages, Published by Neil Richardson, in 2000, A4 size. A detailed history of this former branch of the Ashton Canal.

D A Farnie The Manchester Ship Canal and the rise of the Port of Manchester 1894-1975 187 pages, Published by Manchester University Press, in 1980,

W Farnworth Canals Published by Mills & Boon (Publishers) Ltd, in 1973, Childrens book.

A Farrant Rowing Holiday by the Canal in 1873 Published by Oakwood Press, in 1977,

Alan H Faulkner The Warwick Canals ISBN: 0-901461-39-3, 80 pages, Published by Railway and Canal Historical Society, in 1985, Canal history. 80pp paperback. Order now from Amazon

Alan H Faulkner Claytons of Oldbury ISBN: 0907381014, 48 pages, Published by Wilson, in 1978, Includes photogrphs. Order now from Amazon

Alan H Faulkner The Grand Junction Canal Edition: 1st edition, ISBN: 0 7153 5750 6, 240 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1972, A complete illustrated history of the canal ending in 1928, after which time it became part of the Grand Union Canal. Order now from Amazon

Alan H Faulkner and J K Wilson Fenland Barge Traffic Edition: 1st edition, 32 pages, Published by Robert Wilson, in 1972, Based on a thesis by J K Wilson. Includes photographs and maps.

Alan H Faulkner A Short History of Fellows, Morton and Clayton Published by Robert Wilson, in 1975,

Alan H Faulkner Tankers Knottingley Published by Robert Wilson, in 1976,

Alan H Faulkner The George & Mary (Grand Union Canal Carrying Company) Published by Robert Wilson, in 1973,

Alan H Faulkner The Grand Junction Canal ISBN: 0 951 7923 1 8, 224 pages, Published by W H Walker & Brothers Ltd, in 1993, A very extensive re-write of the 1973 title of the same name. Recommended. Order now from Amazon

Alan H Faulkner FMC: A Short History of Fellows, Morton & Clayton ISBN: 978-0-905366-37-1, Published by Belmont Press, in 2011, The history of this famous carrying company and its boats. Order now from Amazon

Katie Fforde Rose Revived ISBN: 0 7181 3782 5, 344 pages, Published by Michael Joseph Ltd, in 1995, A modern novel about a young woman living on the residential narrowboat "Rose Revived". Order now from Amazon

Katie Fforde Life Skills Edition: Softback, ISBN: 0 7126 8080 2, 343 pages, Published by Century, in 1999, Novel featuring the running of a pair of hotel narrowboats. Hardback version also issued. Order now from Amazon

R J Finch To the West of England by Canal Edition: 1st edition, 64 pages, Published by J M Dent, in 1912, Produced as an educational booklet to assist teachers organising school trips. It is a travelogue of a field trip along the Kennet & Avon Canal. Contains 3 photographs of working boats adapted for camping.

David Finnis and Keith Gibson The Huddersfield Narrow Canal ISBN: 978-1-84306-522-7, Published by Horizon, in 2010, A history of the canal illustrated with old photographs. Order now from Amazon

Garry Firth The Leeds & Liverpool Canal in Yorkshire ISBN: 0 7524 1631 6, 128 pages, Published by Tempus, in 1999, An illustrated history of the canal. Part of the Images of England Series. Order now from Amazon

Stuart Fisher Canals of Britain: A Comprehensive Guide ISBN: 978-1-4081-0517-7, Published by Adlard Coles Ltd., in 2009, Covers the canals, but not connecting rivers, that are navigable by canoe. Order now from Amazon

P Flanagan The Balinamore & Ballyconnell Canal Published by David & Charles, in 1972,

Valerie Fleet Dolly and Ted Edition: first, ISBN: 978-1843864523, Published by Vanguard Press, in 2008, It is set at Weston Marsh Lock in 1968/69 and tells the story of the lock keeper and his niece. Order now from Amazon

Harry Fletcher A Life on the Humber Published by Faber & Faber Ltd., in 1975,

S Fletcher and M.G Miller The Melton Mowbray Navigation ISBN: 0 901461 37 7, 48 pages, Published by Railway and Canal Historical Society, in 1984, Order now from Amazon

F Foden and P Gardner Foxton, Locks and Barge Lift Published by Leicestershire County Council, in 1978,

U A Forbes and W H R Ashford Our Waterways. A History of Inland Navigation considered as a Branch of Water Conservancy 336 pages, Published by Murray, in 1906,

Allan Ford and Nick Corble Living Aboard ISBN: 0752445197, Published by Towpath Guides, A guide for all those considering living on a boat or for those who already do. It highlights the good and bad points of different options. Order now from Amazon

Allan Ford and Nick Corble Living Aboard ISBN: 978-0-7524-4519-9, Published by Tempus, in 2008, A guide to making a boat your permanent home. Order now from Amazon

C S Forester Hornblower and the Atropos Published by Shepperton Swan, in 1953, A story of Captain Hornblower on a trip from Gloucester to London via the Thames & Severn Canal.

A J Foster The Ouse Published by S P C K, in 1914,

Gill Foster and Wendy Freer Canal Boatmen's Missions ISBN: 0 901461 53 9, 72 pages, Published by Railway and Canal Historical Society, The story of missionaries who worked with boatmen afloat and ashore. Order now from Amazon

Tom Foxon Number One ISBN: 0 907864 58 9, 136 pages, Published by J M Pearson & Son, in 1991, The author's experiences as a working boatman in the early fifties. Order now from Amazon

Tom Foxon Anderton for Orders Edition: Revised, ISBN: 0 947712 33 X, 158 pages, Published by M & M Baldwin, in 1997, Written in 1988, Memoirs of a canal boatman in the early 1950s. Order now from Amazon

Tom Foxon The Industrial Canal - Volume 2, The Railway Interchange ISBN: 0 9517755 6 1, 177 pages, Published by Heartlands Press, in 1998, Soft back book concentating on the canal and railway goods interchange in the Birmingham area. Order now from Amazon

Tom Foxon and Ray Shill Working Boat: Warwickshire & Worcestershire Trades ISBN: 0 9517755 2 9, 64 pages, Published by Heartlands Press, in 2002, The waterways of these counties and the history of the trade carried by their working boats. Order now from Amazon

Tom Foxon and Ray Shill Working Boat: Midland Canal Carriers 1770-1845 - 2 - The Birmingham Trade ISBN: 0 9543098 0 4, 64 pages, Published by Heartlands Press, in 2003, The third volume in a series covering Midland canal trade. Order now from Amazon

Cicely Fraser-Simpson Canal Cats Published by Blackie & Son Ltd, in 1955, A small book, set on the Regents Canal, that will apeal to children and cat lovers.

Wendy Freer Women & Children of the Cut ISBN: 0 901461 18 0, 80 pages, Published by Railway and Canal Historical Society, in 1995, Order now from Amazon

Wendy Freer and Gill Foster Canal Boatmen's Missions ISBN: 0 901461 53 9, 72 pages, Published by Railway and Canal Historical Society, The story of missionaries who worked with boatmen afloat and ashore. Order now from Amazon

Ron & Marlene Freethy The Bridgewater Canal ISBN: 1 85926 070 5, 92 pages, Published by Aurora Eterprises Ltd, History and guide to the canal and to the area through which it passes. Order now from Amazon

Robert Fulton A Treatise on the improvement of Canal Navigation Published by Publisher not known, in 1796,

John Gagg A Canal and Waterways Armchair Book 144 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1975, Photographs and drawings.

John Gagg Canals in Camera 2 112 pages, Published by Ian Allan, in 1971,

John Gagg The Cannaller's Bedside Book 150 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1973, Photographs and drawings.

John Gagg 5000 Miles 3000 Locks Edition: 1st edition, 170 pages, Published by Arthur Barker, in 1973, Illustrated.

John Gagg Canals in Camera 1 Published by Ian Allan, in 1970,

John Gagg Boats and Boating Published by Blackwell Publishers (Basil Blackwell Ltd), in 1973, Childrens book.

John Gagg Rivers in Britain Published by Blackwell Publishers (Basil Blackwell Ltd), in 1971, Childrens book.

John Gagg Book of Locks, Canal Tunnels, etc. Published by Published by the author, in 1975, Childrens book.

John Gagg Observers Canals Edition: Revised Edition, ISBN: 1 85471 023 0, 192 pages, Published by Claremont Books, in 1996, Written in 1982, One of the Observer Series of books. First published by Frederick Warne in 1982. Order now from Amazon

Roy Gallop and A H Body The Glastonbury Canal ISBN: 0 946217 08 4, 48 pages, Published by Fiducia Press, in 2001, A short history of this canal which opened in 1833 and closed about 30 years later. Order now from Amazon

Stanley Gardiner and Edwin Cuss The Stroudwater and Severn canals in Old Photographs ISBN: 0 7509 0432 1, 159 pages, Published by Alan Sutton Publishing Ltd, in 1993, A5 book containing nearly 300 photographs. Order now from Amazon

P Gardner and F Foden Foxton, Locks and Barge Lift Published by Leicestershire County Council, in 1978,

R Gardner Land of Time Enough Published by David & Charles, in 1977,

Edward Garner The Seven Canals of Derbyshire ISBN: 1 84306 072 8, 160 pages, Published by Landmark Publishing, in 2004, Covers the Cromford, Derby, Erewash and Nutbrook canals and the sections of the Chesterfield, Peak Forest and Trent & Mersey Canals that come within the county. Order now from Amazon

Eric Gaskell and Paul Higson Canal Linocuts: Along the English & Welsh Canal System ISBN: 978-1-4092-9745-1, Published by Published by the author, in 2009, A look at how this art form is used to portray our canals. Order now from Amazon

E Gayford The Amateur Boatwomen Published by David & Charles, in 1973,

E Gayford The Amateur Boatwomen ISBN: 0 947712 31 3, 162 pages, Published by M & M Baldwin, in 1996, Written in 1973, Order now from Amazon

Alexander Gibb The Story of Telford. The Rise of Civil Engineering Edition: 1st edition., 357 pages, Published by Alexander Maclehose, in 1935, 31 illustrations and 3 maps.

Robert Gibbings Sweet Thames Run Softly Edition: Reprint, 250 pages, Published by J M Dent, in 1946, A voyage from Lechlade to London with wood engravings and many anedotes.

Robert Gibbings Till I End My Song Edition: 1st edition, 234 pages, Published by J M Dent, in 1957, The story of a move to a Berkshire village that allows the author to enrich his knowledge of part of the Thames.

Jon Gibbs The Broads Waterways of Norfolk and Suffolk ISBN: 978-0-7112-2981-5, 128 pages, Published by Frances Lincoln, in 2009, A photographic journey through the rivers and broads. Order now from Amazon

Keith Gibson Pennine Dreams ISBN: 0 7524 2751 2, 160 pages, Published by Tempus, in 2003, The history of the Huddersfield Narrow Canal and its restoration. Order now from Amazon

Keith Gibson Pennine Pioneer: the story of the Rochdale Canal ISBN: 07524 3266 4, 192 pages, Published by Tempus, in 2004, Order now from Amazon

Keith Gibson and David Finnis The Huddersfield Narrow Canal ISBN: 978-1-84306-522-7, Published by Horizon, in 2010, A history of the canal illustrated with old photographs. Order now from Amazon

Shirley Ginger A Bit More Boating ISBN: 0-9519198-1-4, 180 pages, Published by Lucifer Press, in 1992, Account of cruising the Nene, Middle Level, Grand Union, Thames, Oxford, BCN and Stratford waterways. Order now from Amazon

Shirley Ginger Simple Steps to Roses and Castles 157 pages, Published by Publisher not known, A beginer's guide to canal painting.

Shirley Ginger Lock, Stock & Barrel Edition: Revised edition, 177 pages, Published by Lucifer Press, in 1993, Written in 1985, The author's experiences of keeping a shop beside the top lock at Buckby in the early 1980s.

D A Gittings Dudley Canal Tunnel - A Guide Commemorating the Restoration of the Tunnel .. Edition: 2nd impression, 34 pages, Published by Dudley Canal Trust, in 1974, Title continues "and the Official Reopening". Illustrated.

David D Gladwin and J M White English Canals Part I - A Concise History 64 pages, Published by Oakwood Press, in 1968,

David D Gladwin English Canals Part III - Boats and Boatmen 88 pages, Published by Oakwood Press, in 1969, Written with J M White.

David D Gladwin An Illustrated History of British Waterways 159 pages, Published by Spurbooks, in 1977,

David D Gladwin A Pictorial History of Canals Edition: Reprint, ISBN: 0 7134 0554 6, 143 pages, Published by Batsford, in 1986, 193 photographs and 14 drawings. Order now from Amazon

David D Gladwin The Waterways of Britain. A Social Panorama 240 pages, Published by Batsford, in 1976, Twenty pages of maps and photographs.

David D Gladwin Victorian and Edwardian Canals from Old Photographs Edition: 1st edition, 168 pages, Published by Batsford, in 1976, 168 Plates.

David D Gladwin The Canals of Britain Published by Batsford, in 1973,

David D Gladwin and J M White Canals of Welsh Valleys & Their Tramroads Published by Oakwood Press, in 1974,

David D Gladwin The Canals of Britain Edition: revised,reset ,re-illustrated, ISBN: 1 873626 75 4, 174 pages, Published by Breedon Books, in 1994, Written in 1973, A4 volume updating the 1973 work. Order now from Amazon

Roger Glister The Forgotten Canals of Yorkshire ISBN: 1 903425 38 7, 144 pages, Published by Wharncliffe Books, in 2004, Wakefield to Swinton via Barnsley: the Barnsley and Dearne & Dove Canals. Order now from Amazon

Martin Glynn Glide: Poems, fables and stories about Birmingham's canals ISBN: 0 9547776 0 3, 22 pages, Published by National Community Boats Association, in 2004, Illustrated book for children. Order now from Amazon

Paul Gogarty The Water Road - A Narrowboat Odyssey ISBN: 1 86105 515 3, 364 pages, Published by Robson Books, in 2002, A four-month tour of the waterways from the Thames to the Yorkshire Dales. Order now from Amazon

J Goodchild and W J Morrell Waterways - Yorkshire Canals Published by EP, Wakefield, in 1972,

H Goodwin Fenland Published by Cambridge University Press, in 1978,

Christopher Gotch The Gloucester & Sharpness Canal and Robert Mylne ISBN: 0 9518011 12, 200 pages, Published by Lantern Press, in 1993, This book has been extensively researched but is definitely pro Mylne in its presentation and conculsions. An A4 softback book. Illustrated. Order now from Amazon

Bob Gough Huddersfield Narrow Canal: A Towpath Guide ISBN: 978-0-9514270-1-9, Published by Huddersfield Canal Society, in 2008, A detailed waking guide to the canal illustrated with colour photos. Order now from Amazon

A J Grainger George's Boats Published by Hutchinson, in 1971, Childrens story of a canal boy and a shore boy who become friends.

Edward Gray A Hundred Years of the Manchester Ship Canal ISBN: 1 85926 030 6, 130 pages, Published by Aurora Eterprises Ltd, in 1994, The story of the building and history of the canal published to coincide with its centenary. Colour and B&W illustrations. Order now from Amazon

Edward Gray Manchester Ship Canal ISBN: 0 7509 1459 9, 124 pages, Published by Sutton Publishing, in 1997, Historic record of the canal featuring over 200 photographs. Order now from Amazon

Alan H J Green The History of Chichester's Canal ISBN: 0 9512036 1 4, Published by Sussex Industrial Archaeology Society, in 2005, A canal history from its origins to the present day. Order now from Amazon

Colin Green Severn Traders ISBN: 0 9533028 2 2, 180 pages, Published by Black Dwarf, in 1999, Illustrated history of the trows, barges and other trading craft of the River Severn. Order now from Amazon

G C Green The Norfolk Wherry, Its Construction, Evolution & History Edition: New edition, revised, 62 pages, Published by G R Reeve, in 1953, Includes a 12 page picture supplement.

Colin Greenall and Peter G Keen The Sankey Canal 44 pages, Published by Sankey Canal Restoration Society, in 1991, "Towpath guide to England's first industrial waterway". The canal was also known as the St Helens Canal.

Philllippa Greenwood and Martine O'Callaghan Cool Canals ISBN: 978-0-9560699-0-0, 256 pages, Published by Coolcanalguides, in 2009, Almost everything about canals is covered to some degree in this enthusiastic book, subtitled Slow getaways and different days. Order now from Amazon

Philllippa Greenwood and Martine O'Callaghan Weekend Walks ISBN: 978-0-9560699-1-7, Published by Coolcanalguides, in 2010, Twenty waterway walks from around the UK. Order now from Amazon

B Grundy The Flower of Gloucester Edition: 1st edition, 134 pages, Published by Hart-Davies, in 1970, Illustrated canal adventure taken from a television series.

J Guthrie The River Tyne: Its History & Resources Edition: 1st edition, 248 pages, Published by Andrew Reid, in 1880, Includes 8 wood engraved plates and folding plans. Covers bridge building and other improvements to the Tyne.

Clive & Helen Hackford The Kennet and Avon Canal ISBN: 0 7524 2129 8, 128 pages, Published by Tempus, in 2001, A brief history of the waterway with many photographs. Order now from Amazon

Clive & Helen Hackford The Kennet & Avon Canal Through Time ISBN: 978 1 84868 768 4, Published by Amberley, in 2010, Old and new views of different places on the canal compared on the same page. Order now from Amazon

Clive & Helen Hackford The Kennet & Avon Canal From Old Photographs ISBN: 978 1 84868 131 6, Published by Amberley, in 2010, Old photographs of the canal and informative text. Order now from Amazon

Charles Hadfield The Canals of the West Midlands (2nd Ed) 352 pages, Published by Augustus M Kelley, in 1969,

Charles Hadfield The Canals of the East Midlands Edition: 3rd impression, ISBN: 0-7153-4871-X, 294 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1981, (including part of London) Order now from Amazon

Charles Hadfield The Canals of Yorkshire and North East England (2) Edition: volume 2, ISBN: 0 7153 5975 4, 252 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1973, Order now from Amazon

Charles Hadfield The Canals of South West England ISBN: 0 7153 4176 6, 206 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1967, Order now from Amazon

Charles Hadfield The Canals of South Wales and the Border Edition: 2nd Edition, 272 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1967,

Charles Hadfield British Canals: An Illustrated History 291 pages, Published by David & Charles, Claims to be "the standard book" and covers the general history of canal navigation.

Charles Hadfield and Gordon Biddle The Canals of North West England (1) ISBN: 07153 49562, 236 pages, Published by David & Charles, Volume 1. Order now from Amazon

Charles Hadfield and Gordon Biddle The Canals of North West England (2) ISBN: 07153 49929, 260 pages, Published by David & Charles, Volume 2. Order now from Amazon

Charles Hadfield The Canals of South and South East England ISBN: 0 7153 4693 8, 393 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1969, Order now from Amazon

Charles Hadfield The Canals of Yorkshire and North East England (1) Edition: Volume 1, ISBN: 0 7153 5719 0, 254 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1972, Order now from Amazon

Charles Hadfield and John Norris Waterways to Stratford Edition: 1st, 176 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1962, The History of the Avon, canal and tramway routes to Stratford.

Charles Hadfield Thomas Telford's Temptation ISBN: 0 947712 19 4, 205 pages, Published by M & M Baldwin, in 1993, Written in 1993, Telford and William Jessop,s Reputation. A re-examination of the roles played by Jessop and Telford in the Ellesmere and Caledonian canals, and of Telford's role in writing its history. Order now from Amazon

Charles Hadfield and Frank Eyre English Rivers and Canals 48 pages, Published by Collins, in 1945, Britain in Pictures series with 19 b&w and 8 colour illustrations

Charles Hadfield Brief Guide Canals and Waterways 48 pages, Published by Raleigh Press, in 1966, 32 illustrations and 2 pages of maps.

Charles Hadfield The Canal Age Edition: 2nd edition, ISBN: 0 7153 4288 6, 233 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1969, Written in 1968, 33 illustrations, 16 plates and 14 maps. Order now from Amazon

Charles Hadfield The Canal Enthusiast's Handbook 1970-71 ISBN: 0 7153 4772 1, 195 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1970, Illustrated. Order now from Amazon

Charles Hadfield The Canal Enthusiast's Handbook 2 ISBN: 0 7153 5489 2, 192 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1973, Illustrated. Order now from Amazon

Charles Hadfield Inland Waterways 128 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1978, Leisure series. Drawings by John James and 32 photographs.

Charles Hadfield Introducing Canals 233 pages, Published by Benn, in 1955, Illustrated.

Charles Hadfield Introducing Inland Waterways 106 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1978, Illustrated.

Charles Hadfield and A W Skempton William Jessop, Engineer ISBN: 0-7153-7603-9, 315 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1979, Order now from Amazon

Charles Hadfield Holiday Cruising on Inland Waterways Published by Pan, Paperback.

Charles Hadfield Canals and Waterways (Brief Guide No.22) Edition: 1st edition, 48 pages, Published by Raleigh Press, in 1966, Illustrated.

Charles Hadfield Waterways Sights To See Edition: 1st edition, ISBN: 0 7153 7303 X, 144 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1976, Illustrated. Order now from Amazon

Charles Hadfield and Joseph Boughey Hadfield's British Canals Edition: Eigth Edition, ISBN: 0 7509 0017 2, 345 pages, Published by Alan Sutton Publishing Ltd, in 1994, A new title for the 8th edition of "British Canals" originally written in 1950 by Charles Hadfield now extensively revised by Joseph Boughey. Order now from Amazon

Charles Hadfield and Joseph Boughey Hadfield's British Canals Edition: Eigth Edition, ISBN: 1 84015 024 6, 350 pages, Published by Budding Books, in 1998, Written in 1994, A new title for the 8th edition of "British Canals" originally written in 1950 by Charles Hadfield now extensively revised by Joseph Boughey. Order now from Amazon

Charles Hadfield British Canals ISBN: 0 7509 1840 3, Published by Alan Sutton Publishing Ltd, in 1994, Later edition of "the standard book" first published by Pheonix in 1950. Order now from Amazon

Charles Hadfield Hadfield's British Canals Edition: Softback, ISBN: 07509 1840 3, 352 pages, Published by Sutton Publishing, in 1998, A new title for the 8th edition of "British Canals" originally written in 1950 by Charles Hadfield now extensively revised by Joseph Boughey. Order now from Amazon

Charles Hadfield British Canals: An Illustrated History 263 pages, Published by Reader's Digest, in 1952, Reader's Digest Members only edition of "the standard book" and covers the general history of canal navigation.

Charles Hadfield and Joseph Boughey British Canals: The Standard History ISBN: 978-0-7524-4667-7, 250 pages, Published by Tempus, in 2008, Written in 1950, An updated version of Hadield's British Canals first published in 1950 and regarded as the standard text book of canal history ever since. Order now from Amazon

D Hadley Waterway's Heraldry Published by Waterways Museum, in 1977,

Bob Hakewill Boatbuilders of Market Harborough ISBN: 978-0-9523698-2-0, Published by Foxton Inclined Plane Trust, in 2010, The story of boat building in the town from 1811 to the present day. Order now from Amazon

S C Hall The Book of the Thames Edition: 2nd revised edition, 516 pages, Published by Arthur James Ltd, in 1976, Written in 1859, Reprint of an 1859 book with many engravings of wild life and scenery.

Roger Halse and Simon Castens The Somersetshire Coal Canal - A pictorial Journey ISBN: 0 9489 755 8 X, 48 pages, Published by Millstream Books, in 2000, History of the canal. Order now from Amazon

Geoffrey Hamer Trip Out 1997/98 ISBN: 1 871908 10 8, 105 pages, Published by Published by the author, in 1997, A listing of inland waterways trip boats in Britain. Order now from Amazon

Geoffrey Hamer Trip Out: A guide to passenger boat services of the british Isles ISBN: 1 871908 20 5, 110 pages, Published by Published by the author, in 2005, Lists about 900 craft from sea going to inland waterways. Order now from Amazon

Geoffrey Hammer Trip Out 1993/94 ISBN: 1 871908 05 1, 103 pages, Published by Published by the author, in 1993, A list of over 900 passenger craft operating around the coast and on inland waterways. Published every 2 years. Order now from Amazon

Michael Handford The Stroudwater Canal. Vol 1 Edition: 1st edition, 93 pages, Published by Moonraker Press, in 1976, Illustrated.

Michael Handford The Stroudwater Canal ISBN: 0 904387 30 5, 337 pages, Published by Alan Sutton Publishing Ltd, in 1979, 32 pages of illustrations. Order now from Amazon

John Hankinson Canal Cruising Edition: 1st edition, 112 pages, Published by Ward Lock, in 1967, 13 figures and maps.

Harry Hanson The Canal Boatmen 1760 - 1914 Edition: 1st edition, 244 pages, Published by Manchester University Press, in 1975, A study adapted from a thesis presented for an M.A. degree at Manchester. Much well researched and interesting information, complete with photographs.

Harry Hanson Canal People Published by David & Charles, in 1978,

Harry Hanson The Canal Boatmen 1760 - 1914 Edition: Paperback Edition, ISBN: 0 86299 067 X, 244 pages, Published by Alan Sutton Publishing Ltd, in 1984, Written in 1975, A study adapted from a thesis presented for an M.A. degree at Manchester. Much well researched and interesting information, complete with photographs. Order now from Amazon

Bill Hardie A Spark on Salford Docks - Manchester Canal Memories 1954 - 1963 ISBN: 1 85216 149 3, 50 pages, Published by Neil Richardson, in 2002, An electrician's story of the people who worked in the docks. Order now from Amazon

E Harries The Narrow Boat Published by Macmillan Publishers (UK) Ltd, in 1973, Childrens book.

Helen Harris The Grand Western Canal 206 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1973, Inland Waterways History series. 31 plates, illustrations and maps.

Helen Harris and M Ellis The Bude Canal 192 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1972, Inland Waterways History series. 31 plates, illustrations and maps.

Helen Harris The Grand Western Canal Edition: Revised paperback version, ISBN: 086114 901 7, 222 pages, Published by Devon Books, in 1996, Written in 1973, With an extra update chapter and more illustrations than the 1973 edition Order now from Amazon

Helen Harris The Grand Western Canal - a brief history ISBN: 978-1-872640-58-7, 48 pages, Published by Peninsula Press, in 2009, An abridged version of her 1996 second edition of 'The Grand Western Canal'. Order now from Amazon

L E Harris Vermuyden and the Fens Published by Cleaver Hume Press, in 1953,

Robert Harris Canals and their Architecture 223 pages, Published by Hugh Evelyn, in 1969, Many photographs in b&w and some colour.

Mike Harrison and Val Roberts A Walker's Guide to the Cromford Canal ISBN: 0 9544482 0 0, 36 pages, Published by The Friends of the Cromford Canal, in 2003, Illustrated with photographs and a map. Order now from Amazon

Tony Haskell By Waterway to Taunton ISBN: 0 86183 260 4, 145 pages, Published by Somerset Books, in 1994, A history of the Bridgwater and Taunton Canal and the River Tone Navigation. Numerous illustrations. Order now from Amazon

J Hassell Tour of the Grand Junction Edition: 1st edition, 151 pages, Published by Published by the author, in 1819, "Illustrated in a series of engravings; with an historical and topographical description of those parts of the counties of Middlesex, Hertfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire, and Northamptonshire, through which the Canal passes." Contains 24 coloured aquatints.

Edward Hawthorne Electric Boats on the Thames, 1889 - 1914 ISBN: 0 7509 1015 1, 224 pages, Published by Alan Sutton Publishing Ltd, in 1995, Order now from Amazon

Richard Hayward Where the Shannon Flows Published by Dundalgan Press, in 1978,

Steve Haywood Fruit Flies like a Banana - England by canal and classic car. ISBN: 184024 3511, Published by Summersdale Publishers Ltd, in 2004, Order now from Amazon

G Head A Home Tour Through the Manufacturing Districts of England, in the Summer of 1835 Edition: 1st edition, 445 pages, Published by John Murray, in 1836, Many journeys by canal and river are described, including the Bridgewater, Carlise and Annan, Halifax, Knottingley, Lancaster, Leeds & Liverpool and Trent & Mersey. Several new railways are also described as part of this industrial tour.

Alan Patrick Herbert No Boats on the River 83 pages, Published by Methuen London Ltd, in 1932, The Thames Water Bus service, with a technical essay by J H O Bunge. Figures, maps and 23 pages of photographs.

Alan Patrick Herbert The Thames 256 pages, Published by Weiderfeld & Nicolson Ltd, in 1966, 50 plates.

Alan Patrick Herbert The Water Gipsies Published by Methuen London Ltd, in 1930, Classic story set on the Thames and canals.

Alan Patrick Herbert The Water Gipsies Edition: 6th edition, 392 pages, Published by Methuen London Ltd, in 1930, Written in 1930,

Allison Hewitt and Mike Clarke Liverpool and its Canal ISBN: 0-95161293X, 112 pages, Published by Merseyside Port Folios, in 1992, Informative but lacks good presentation. Order now from Amazon

James Hewitt Adventures of the Nippy ISBN: 0 9543197 0 2, 164 pages, Published by Published by the author, in 2002, The story of boating in the 1950s and the fight to keep the canals open. Order now from Amazon

Paul Higson and Eric Gaskell Canal Linocuts: Along the English & Welsh Canal System ISBN: 978-1-4092-9745-1, Published by Published by the author, in 2009, A look at how this art form is used to portray our canals. Order now from Amazon

John Hill From Stem to Stern Edition: Softback, ISBN: 09053 6627 1, 60 pages, Published by Belmont Press, in 1989, A guide to boat painting with line drawings. Order now from Amazon

John Hill Colours for Cruisers Edition: Softback, ISBN: 0 9053 6628 X, 67 pages, Published by Belmont Press, in 1992, A guide to painting modern cruisers. Order now from Amazon

Margaret & Ted Hill Narrow Boat to the Cheshire Ring ISBN: 978-0-9553568-9-6, 172 pages, Published by Published by the author, in 2007, This book is a personal account of ten years involvement with inland waterways in the 1960s.

Richard L Hills The Drainage of the Fens ISBN: 1 84306 074 4, 205 pages, Published by Landmark Publishing, in 2003, The drainage of the fens from their cutting through to the use of windmills and steam engines to pump the water from the sinking lands is described in this well researched and illustrated book. Order now from Amazon

Paul Hindle The Manchester, Bolton and Bury Canal: Towpath Guide Published by Manchester, Bolton & Bury Canal Society, in 2009, An informative guide to exploring this canal, which is currently being restored.

Fred Hobbs Dry Land Sailor ISBN: 978-0-9545624-9-6, Published by SGM Publishing, in 2009, Describes life on Grand Union working boats between 1948 and 1956. Order now from Amazon

Julian Holland Water Under the Bridge ISBN: 1 85585 688 3, 144 pages, Published by Collins & Brown, in 1998, Description and history of eight canals, with many colour photographs. Order now from Amazon

Stanley Holland Canal Coins: Inland Waterway Tokens, Medals, Badges and Buttons ISBN: 0 947712 18 6, 71 pages, Published by M & M Baldwin, in 1993, Well illustrated. Recommended. Order now from Amazon

Clive Holmes The Grand Union Canal Walk ISBN: 1 85284 206 7, 120 pages, Published by Cicerone Press, in 1996, A guide to the canal walk between London and Birmingham Order now from Amazon

D W Horsfall Adelina, or The Canal Memories of a Coal Washing Man Edition: 1st edition, 151 pages, Published by Shepperton Swan, in 1981, Illustrated and published with the Canal Press

Humphrey Household The Thames and Severn Canal Edition: 1st edition, ISBN: 0 7153 4475 7, 237 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1969, 32 plates and 15 illustrations and maps. Order now from Amazon

Humphrey Household The Thames and Severn Canal Edition: Revised, 258 pages, Published by Alan Sutton Publishing Ltd, in 1983, Enlarged and revised edition of the 1969 original. Illustrations.

Humphrey Household The Thames & Severn Canal Edition: New enlarged, ISBN: 0 86299 056 4, 258 pages, Published by Alan Sutton Publishing Ltd, in 1983, Written in 1969, The history of the canal. Order now from Amazon

Humphrey Household The Thames & Severn Canal Edition: Third, ISBN: 978-1-84868-035-7, Published by Amberley, in 2009, Written in 1969, A reprint of this classic canal history. Order now from Amazon

Elizabeth Jane Howard Slipstream - A Memoir ISBN: 0 333 90349 8, 493 pages, Published by Macmillan Publishers (UK) Ltd, in 2002, Her autobiography which includes the her experiences in the newly formed Inland Waterways Association. She moved in with Robert Aickman (an IWA founder) after leaving another IWA member - her husband Peter Scott, the naturalist and painter. Order now from Amazon

Stephen Hughes The Archaeology of the Montgomeryshire canal ISBN: 1871184029, Published by Sutton Publishing, Order now from Amazon

Stephen Hughes Copperopolis: Landscapes of the Early Industrial Period in Swansea ISBN: 1 871184 17 7, 358 pages, Published by Royal Commission on the Monuments of Wales, in 2001, Large format hardback book which covers the use of river and canal transport in the Swansea area. Order now from Amazon

P Hume and J Banks Fun on the Waterways Published by Penwork Ltd., in 1972,

Diana Hunter and Diana van der Klugt Where to Launch on Inland Waterways Edition: 2nd, ISBN: 1 898574 09 X, 112 pages, Published by Opus Book Publishing Ltd, in 2002, Lists about 250 slipways on Britain's waterways. Order now from Amazon

C Hutchings The Story of our Canals Published by Ladybird Books Ltd, in 1975, Childrens book.

J B Hutchins The Law Relating to the Registration and Use of Canal Boats as Dwellings Edition: 1st edition, 72 pages, Published by Knight & Co, in 1878, "Comprising the Canal Boats Act, 1877, The Regulations of the Local Goverment Board, and the Board's Instructional Circular, with introduction, notes, index, and alphabetical list of registration authorities." A reference work for "Sanitary Authorities, School Boards, Owners and Masters of Canal Boats etc."

Guthrie Hutton Caledonian - Monster Canal ISBN: 1-872074-16-2, 52 pages, Published by Richard Stenlake, in 1992, Pictures of the canal earlier this century with informative captions. Order now from Amazon

Guthrie Hutton Monkland - The Canal That Made Money ISBN: 1 872074 28 6, 52 pages, Published by Richard Stenlake, in 1993, A large number of photographs and a map are included. Order now from Amazon

Guthrie Hutton The Crinan Canal - Puffers & Paddle Steamers ISBN: 1 872074 37 5, Published by Richard Stenlake, in 1994, Historic photographs of the canal. Order now from Amazon

Guthrie Hutton Scotland's Millennium Canals ISBN: 1 84033 181 X, 160 pages, Published by Stenlake, in 2002, The story of the Forth & Clyde and the Union canals and their restoration. Order now from Amazon

Guthrie Hutton Crinan Canal: The Shipping Short Cut ISBN: 1 84033 257 3, 48 pages, Published by Stenlake, in 2003, A pictorial history of the canal. Order now from Amazon

F Impey Digest of the Report and Recommendations of the Royal Commision on Canals, with Map Edition: 2nd impression, 44 pages, Published by Waterways Association, in 1917, This small booklet, with folding map, is a quick reference guide to the 11 volumes of Commision Reports.

J H Ingram The River Trent 196 pages, Published by Cassell, in 1955, 49 photographs.

D Iredale Canal Settlement Published by Leicester University, PhD Thesis on history of community at Barnton, Cheshire, on the Trent & Mersey Canal, in the period 1775-1845.

Colin Jarman Knots in Use Edition: Third, ISBN: 0 7136 6710 9, 86 pages, Published by Adlard Coles Ltd., in 2003, Illustrated instructions on knot work. Order now from Amazon

Dieter Jebens and Roger Cansdale Basingstoke Canal ISBN: 978-0-7524-3103-1, Published by Tempus, in 2007, Written in 2007, A pictorial history of the Basingstoke Canal. Order now from Amazon

H J K Jenkins Lord Orford's Voyage round the Fens in 1774 Edition: 2nd rev edition, ISBN: 1 870724 43 7, 64 pages, Published by Cambridgeshire Libraries Publications, in 1993, Three contempory accounts of the voyage by Mr Thomas Roberts, Mr Geo. Farrington and Lord Orford. Introduction by H J K Jenkins. Order now from Amazon

H J K Jenkins Along the Nene ISBN: 1 873254 00 8, Published by Cambridgeshire Books, in 1991, Order now from Amazon

Josephine Jeremiah Along the Avon ISBN: 0 7509 0814 9, 128 pages, Published by Alan Sutton Publishing Ltd, in 1994, An illustrated history of the Warwickshire Avon. Order now from Amazon

Josephine Jeremiah The River Severn - A Pictorial History ISBN: 0 85033 985 5, 128 pages, Published by Phillimore & Co., in 1998, Early prints and sketches, plus photographs from the last hundred years, illustrate this brief history of Britain's longest river. Order now from Amazon

Josephine Jeremiah The River Avon - A Pictorial History ISBN: 1 86077 116 5, 128 pages, Published by Phillimore & Co., in 1999, An illustrated History of the Warwickshire Avon. Order now from Amazon

Josephine Jeremiah The River Nene: A Pictorial History ISBN: 1 86077 257 9, 128 pages, Published by Phillimore & Co., in 2003, Covers the river from source to sea, its history as a navigation and includes 176 pictures. Order now from Amazon

Josephine Jeremiah The River Wye: A Pictorial History ISBN: 1 86077 301 X, 144 pages, Published by Phillimore & Co., in 2005, The history of trade and pleasure craft on the river with many historical illustrations. Order now from Amazon

Josephine Jeremiah The Bristol Avon - A Pictorial History ISBN: 1 86077 362 1, 134 pages, Published by Phillimore & Co., in 2005, Traces the history of the river from earliest times to the 20th century. Over 180 photographs. Order now from Amazon

Josephine Jeremiah The River Great Ouse and the River Cam from Brackley to King's Lynn ISBN: 1-86077-417-2, Published by Phillimore & Co., in 2006, The Great Ouse from source to sea with additional material covering some of the tributaries, including the cam and Little Ouse to Thetford. 178 illustrations. Order now from Amazon

Josephine Jeremiah The Middle and Lower Thames Edition: First, ISBN: 978-1-86077-583-3, 128 pages, Published by Phillimore & Co., in 2009, Covers the river from Sonning to Teddington with a wealth of b&w pictures and an informative text from one of our best known waterways writers. Order now from Amazon

Josephine Jeremiah The Upper and Middle Thames ISBN: 978-1-86077-460-7, 128 pages, Published by Phillimore & Co., in 2007, Written in 2006, Covers the river from the source to Reading with a wealth of b&w pictures and an informative text from one of our best known waterways writers. Order now from Amazon

Basil Jeuda Rudyard Lake - The Bicentenary 1797 - 1997 ISBN: 1 897949 30 8, 127 pages, Published by Churnet Valley Books, in 1997, History of this resevior that supplies the Trent & Mersey Canal with water via the Leek Arm of the Caldon Canal. Order now from Amazon

Guy Johnson Save the Stratford Canal 168 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1983, A history of the restoration. 14 plates.

R W Johnson and R Aughton The River Tyne, Its Trade & Facilities. An Official Handbook... 120 pages, Published by Andrew Reid, in 1930, This illustrated handbook, with folding map, was issued by the Tyne Improvement Commission, with R W Johnson and R Aughton as editors.

Richard Johnstone-Bryden Hunter's Fleet Edition: Softback, ISBN: 1 84280 074 4, 176 pages, Published by Nighthawk Publishing, in 2004, The story of the fleet of sailing vessels founded by Percy Hunter in 1932 and run as a family boat hire business until 1966. Order now from Amazon

Colin R Jones The Fender Book Edition: Softback, ISBN: 0 9528387 0 2, 67 pages, Published by Published by the author, in 1996, How to make fenders. Nearly 200 illustrations. Spiral binding. Order now from Amazon

Norman Jones and James and Leonard Monk Scenes from the Past - Lancashire Canal Carriers, J Monk & Sons ISBN: 1 870119 54 1, 64 pages, Published by Foxline, in 2000, Large format book with good photographs of the Manchester Ship Canal and the Leeds & Liverpool Canal. Order now from Amazon

Pat Jones Navigation on the Yorkshire Derwent ISBN: 085361 563 2, 144 pages, Published by Oakwood Press, in 2001, A history of the river from Roman times to the recent past. Order now from Amazon

Peter Lindley Jones Restoring the Kennet & Avon Canal ISBN: 0 7524 2387 8, 160 pages, Published by Tempus, in 2003, An illustrated history of the restoration of the canal. Order now from Amazon

David Jowett and Richard Attwood Cotswold Canals ISBN: 978-0-9561743-0-7, Published by Cotswold Canals Trust, in 2009, A walker's guide to the Cotswold Canals from the Severn through the Stroudwater and Thames & Severn canals to the River Thames. Order now from Amazon

Jake Kavanah Ups & Downs of a Lock Keeper Published by Publisher not known, A humourous autobiography.

Peter G Keen and Colin Greenall The Sankey Canal 44 pages, Published by Sankey Canal Restoration Society, in 1991, "Towpath guide to England's first industrial waterway". The canal was also known as the St Helens Canal.

John Kemplay The Thames Locks ISBN: 0 95 18964 1 5, 100 pages, Published by Ronald Crowhurst, in 2001, The history of the Thames from the 17th centuary when the first pound locks were introduced. Order now from Amazon

John Kemplay In the Wake of the 'Flower of Gloster' ISBN: 0 9518964 2 3, 74 pages, Published by Ronald Crowhurst, in 2004, A reconstruction of Temple Thurston's voyage of 1911 as described in his book 'The Flower of Gloster'. Order now from Amazon

Michael R Kettle Walking the Canals of the West Midlands ISBN: 0 907 616 47X, 96 pages, Published by Abel Publishing, in 1999, Walking guide to parts of the Worcester & Birmingham, Stourbridge and Staffordshire and Worcestershire canals. Order now from Amazon

Emily Kimbrough A Right Good Crew 239 pages, Published by Heineman, in 1959, An account of two trips in the late 1950's on the English Canals, the boats being crewed by visitors from the USA. This book has also been listed as 'And A Right Good Crew' this may have been a variation for the North American edition or it could be an error in one of the published lists.

Keith Kissak The River Wye 132 pages, Published by Terrence Dalton Ltd, in 1978, 72 illustrations and 5 maps.

John Knill John Knill's Navy - Five Years on the Cut ISBN: 0 9532897 0 2, 144 pages, Published by Published by the author, in 1998, The author recalls the 5 years in the fifties that he spent running a small fleet of working boats based at Braunston. Order now from Amazon

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