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

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

The Ordnance Survey Guide to the Thames and River Wey by A Penfold, ISBN: 0 905522 826, 160 pages, Published by Robert Nicholson Publcations, in 1984, One of the well known Nicholson cruising Guides. Order now from Amazon.

Towpath Guide No 3: The Stourbridge Canal by J Ian Langford, ISBN: 0 9509238 3 1, 59 pages, Published by Lapal Publications, in 1992, This guide and brief history covers the canal from Stourton Junction to Black Delph Junction.. Order now from Amazon.

West Yorkshire Waterways Guide by Not known, ISBN: 0 9512400 1 3, 58 pages, Published by Calder Navigation Society, in 1992, A5 wire bound guide.. Order now from Amazon.

The Best Waterside Pubs in England & Wales by Chris Rowland and John Simpson, ISBN: 1 85249 109 4, 337 pages, Published by Alma Books, in 1992, Very informative pub guide with a real ale bias.. Order now from Amazon.

Trip Out 1993/94 by Geoffrey Hammer, 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.

The Pocklington Canal by Not known, Edition: Revised edition, ISBN: 0 9521700 0 0, 36 pages, Published by Pocklington Canal Amenity Society, in 1993, Guide with sketches and maps.. Order now from Amazon.

Launching on Inland Waterways by Diana van der Klugt, ISBN: 1 898574 00 6, 90 pages, Published by Opus Book Publishing Ltd, in 1993, Details of 275 launching sites on inland waterways.. Order now from Amazon.

The River Medway by Derek Bowskill, Edition: Revised edition, ISBN: 0 85288 221 1, 41 pages, Published by Imray Laurie Norie & Wilson, in 1993, Guide of the river from Gillingham to Tonbridge with 4 inch to the mile maps.. Order now from Amazon.

The Walkers' and Boaters' Gude to the Chesterfield Canal and Cuckoo Way by Christine Richardson and John Lower, ISBN: 1 874718 25 3, 80 pages, Published by Hallamshire Press, in 1994, A5 wire bound guide with colour illustrations and maps. Order now from Amazon.

A Gas Street Trail by Ray Shill, ISBN: 0 9517755 3 7, 115 pages, Published by Heartlands Press, in 1994, Well researched and illustrated guide produced by Desk Top Publishing software.. Order now from Amazon.

The Complete Guide to the Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation by Christine Richardson and John Lower, ISBN: 1 874718 07 5, 96 pages, Published by Hallamshire Press, in 1995, Wire bound guide with maps and colour photographs.. Order now from Amazon.

Water Ways by Christine Richardson, ISBN: 1 874718 08 3, 213 pages, Published by Hallamshire Press, in 1995, A guide to North-east and Midland waterways for the motorist. Illustrated with b&w photographs.. Order now from Amazon.

Ordnance Survey Guide to the River Thames by David Perrott, Edition: 6th edition, ISBN: 0 7028 2580 8, 176 pages, Published by Nicholson, in 1994, Written in 1983, Wire bound cruising guide edited by David Perrott.. Order now from Amazon.

Ordnance Survey Guide to the Waterways - 2 Central by David Perrott, Edition: 6th edition, ISBN: 07028 2258 2, 176 pages, Published by Nicholson, in 1993, Written in 1983, Wire bound cruising guide edited by David Perrott.. Order now from Amazon.

Ordnance Survey Guide to the Waterways - 1 South by David Perrott, Edition: 6th edition, ISBN: 0319 00347 7, 208 pages, Published by Nicholson, in 1993, Written in 1983, Wire bound cruising guide edited by David Perrott.. Order now from Amazon.

Ordnance Survey Guide to the Waterways - 3 North by David Perrott, Edition: 5th edition, ISBN: 07028 1264 1, 192 pages, Published by Nicholson, in 1991, Written in 1983, Wire bound cruising guide edited by David Perrott.. Order now from Amazon.

The Waterways of Lincoln and Boston by Christine Richardson and John Lower, ISBN: 1 874718 172, 96 pages, Published by Hallamshire Press, in 1997, A guide to the Witham, Fossdyke and the connecting waterways.. Order now from Amazon.

The South Pennine Ring by John Lower, ISBN: 1 874718 37 7, 128 pages, Published by Hallamshire Press, in 1998, A boaters' and walkers' guide to the Huddersfield and Rochdale Canals.. Order now from Amazon.

The River Thames Book by Chris Cove-Smith, ISBN: 0 85288 399 4, 222 pages, Published by Imray Laurie Norie & Wilson, in 1998, A walking and boating guide to the Thames, Wey, Basingstoke Canal and to the eastern part of the Kennet & Avon Canal.. Order now from Amazon.

The Complete Guide to the Lancaster Canal by Not known, Edition: 2nd, ISBN: 0 9514146 1 5, 53 pages, Published by Lancaster Canal Trust, in 2000, A5 ring bound guide to the canal.. Order now from Amazon.

The Kennet & Avon Canal by Niall Allsop, Edition: 4th, ISBN: 0 948975 28 8, 64 pages, Published by Millstream Books, in 2000, Popular guide to the canal.. Order now from Amazon.

The River Thames Book by Chris Cove-Smith, ISBN: 0 85288 620 9, 218 pages, Published by Imray Laurie Norie & Wilson, in 1998, Covers Cricklade to the Thames barrier plus the River Wey, Basingstoke Canal and part of the Kennent & Avon.. Order now from Amazon.

Discovering Canals in Britian by Peter L Smith, ISBN: 0 7478 0204 1, 64 pages, Published by Shire Publications Ltd, in 1993, Pocket book guide to well known waterways locations.. Order now from Amazon.

Sheffield & South Yorkshire Navigation by Christine Richardson and John Lower, ISBN: 1 8747 1807 5, 96 pages, Published by Hallamshire Press, in 1995, A guide and history for boaters and walkers.. Order now from Amazon.

The Brecon & Abergavenny Section of the Monmouthshire & Brecon Canal by John Norris, Edition: Third, ISBN: 0 9517991 2 6, 72 pages, Published by Published by the author, in 1998, Written in 1991, A cruising guide to the canal.. Order now from Amazon.

A Guide to the Anderton Boat Lift by David Carden and Neil Parkhouse, ISBN: 1 903 59905 9, 48 pages, Published by Black Dwarf, in 2002, An historical guide to the Anderton Boat Lift.. Order now from Amazon.

Philip's Navigator Britain by Not known, ISBN: 0 540 08276 7, 380 pages, Published by Philip's, in 2003, A 1½ inch to the mile road atlas (15 by 11 inches format) that includes the waterways with bridge numbers and locks in most cases.. Order now from Amazon.

The Locals' Guide to the Ashby Canal and its surroundings by Douglas E Maas, Edition: 2nd revised edition, ISBN: 0 9547112 0 3, 40 pages, Published by Association of Pleasure Craft Operators, in 2004, Informative guide for walkers and boaters. Colour photgraphs and maps included.. Order now from Amazon.

Trip Out: A guide to passenger boat services of the british Isles by Geoffrey Hamer, 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.

An Inland waterways Guide to Supermarkets by David Crabbe, ISBN: 0 9550799 0 X, 48 pages, Published by Published by the author, in 2005, Order now from Amazon.

The Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal by John Norris, Edition: Fifth edition, ISBN: 09517991 4 2, 82 pages, Published by Published by the author, in 2007, An excellent guide to cruising and walking this canal (incorporating the Monmouthshire and Brecon & Abergavenny Canals as the sub-title to the book tells us) featuring coloured strip maps and accompanying text, There are also b&w illustrations and colour photographs.. Order now from Amazon.

Lincolnshire Waterways by John Lower and Christine Richardson, ISBN: 978-0-9552609-5-7, Published by Richlow, in 2009, An update of their 1997 guide The Waterways of Lincoln and Boston this book concentrates on the Fossdyke and River Witham.. Order now from Amazon.

Narrowboat on the Trent by John Lower, ISBN: 978-0-9552609-3-3, Published by Richlow, in 2009, A practical guide to navigating the River Trent, rather than a route guide, this book covers subjects such as tides, saftey, using the locks, etc. . Order now from Amazon.

Exploring the Regent's canal by Michael Essex-Lopresti, 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.

The River Avon: Navigation and Visitor Guide by Dudley Matthews, ISBN: 978-0-9562289-0-1, Published by Avon Navigation Trust, in 2009, A guide to the Warwickshire Avon from Tewkesbury to Stratford. Colour maps and photographs.. Order now from Amazon.

The South Pennine Ring Part 1: Rochdale & Ashton Canals by John Lower, ISBN: 978-0-9552609-7-1, Published by Richlow, in 2010, A guide for boaters and walkers with large scale maps.. Order now from Amazon.

The Times Waterways of Britain by Jonathan Mosse, ISBN: 978-0-0073663-3-0, Published by Times Books, in 2011, A guide to the canals with high quality photographs.. Order now from Amazon.

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