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The Daniel Adamson : A Unique Survivor by Dan Cross, Published by Daniel Adamson Preservation Society, in 2010, The history of this Shropshire Union steam tug, launched in 1903. Full colour illustrations..

The Dark River by Cyril Bracegirdle, ISBN: 0 85427 033 7, Published by Sherratt & Hughes, in 1973, About the river Irwell in and around Manchester, and the tales and characters associated with it over the years.. Order now from Amazon.

Death in Little Venice by Leo McNeir, ISBN: 0 9531742 2 0, 286 pages, Published by Enigma Publishing, in 2001, Waterways crime novel. Order now from Amazon.

Devil in the Detail by Leo McNeir, ISBN: 0 9531742 2 0, 370 pages, Published by Enigma Publishing, in 2004, Waterways crime novel.. Order now from Amazon.

Digest of the Report and Recommendations of the Royal Commision on Canals, with Map by F Impey, 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..

Disasters on the Severn by Chris Witts, ISBN: 0 7524 2383 5, 160 pages, Published by Tempus, in 2002, Order now from Amazon.

Discovering Canals by L Metcalfe and J Vince, Published by Shire Publications Ltd, in 1968,

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.

Discovering Craft of the Inland Waterways by D J Smith, ISBN: 0 85263 368 8, Published by Trent, in 1977, Written in 1977, Description of the various craft of UK canals and rivers.. Order now from Amazon.

Discovering Craft of the Inland Waterways by Peter L Smith, ISBN: 0 8526 3890 6, 112 pages, Published by Shire Publications Ltd, in 1993, Describes the many types of craft found on the waterways.. Order now from Amazon.

Discovering London's Canals by Derek Pratt, Edition: Softback, ISBN: 0 8526 38906, 88 pages, Published by Shire Publications Ltd, in 1977, Written in 1977, Order now from Amazon.

Discovering Lost Canals by Ronald Russell, Published by Shire Publications Ltd, in 1975,

Dolly and Ted by Valerie Fleet, 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.

The Dorset and Somerset Canal by Kenneth R Clew, 116 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1971,

Down the River by Geoffrey Boumphrey, Edition: Hardback, 127 pages, Published by George Allen & Unwin Publishers Ltd, in 1936, It details a canoe journey down the Severn from Newtown to Pangbourne on the Thames via the Thames and Severn canal. It contains 15 plates..

Down Tops'l - The story of East Coast Sailing Barges by H Benham, Edition: 2nd edition, revised, 192 pages, Published by George G Harrap & Co., in 1971, This illustrated work includes river and creek navigation on the Crouch, Colne and Roach..

The Drainage of the Fens by Richard L Hills, 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.

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

Dry Cargo Barges on Humber Waterways by Mike Taylor, ISBN: 978-0-7524-4322-5, 128 pages, Published by Tempus, in 2007, The author's photographs and text of of this comercial traffic.. Order now from Amazon.

Dry Land Sailor by Fred Hobbs, 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.

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

The Duke's Cut - The Bridgewater Canal by Cyril J Wood, ISBN: 0 7524 237 1 1, 128 pages, Published by Tempus, in 2002, The history of the canal with photographs and maps.. Order now from Amazon.

Early History of Don Navigation by T S Willan, Published by Manchester University Press, in 1962,

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

The Ellesmere and Llangollen Canal. An Historical Background by E A Wilson, Edition: 1st edition, 160 pages, Published by Phillimore & Co., in 1975, Illustrated..

English Canals Explained by Stan Yorke, ISBN: 1 85306 825 X, 128 pages, Published by Countryside Books, in 2003, An introduction to the canals and canal boating. Illustrated by Trevor Yorke.. Order now from Amazon.

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

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

English Heritage Book of Canals by Nigel Crowe, ISBN: 0 7134 6884 X, 136 pages, Published by Batsford, in 1994, Illustrated with sketches, maps and photographs (14 in colour). . Order now from Amazon.

English Rivers by John Rogers, 184 pages, Published by Batsford, in 1948, 164 illustrations..

English Rivers and Canals by Paul Atterbury, Edition: American Ed, ISBN: 1 85605 171 4, 152 pages, Published by English Tourist Board, in 1984, Generously illustrated in colour.. Order now from Amazon.

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

The Essex & Suffolk River Stour Navigation by John Marriage, ISBN: 0 7524 2350 9, 128 pages, Published by Tempus, in 2001, The history of the navigation illustrated with old and new photographs.. Order now from Amazon.

The Exeter Canal by Kenneth R Clew, 112 pages, Published by Phillimore & Co., in 1984, 15 plates 16 illustrations.

An Exploration of the Leicester Navigation by Brian C J Williams, ISBN: 0 9524208 0 5, 38 pages, Published by Leicester Navigation 200 Group, in 1994, A4 book published to commemorate 200 years of the navigation.. Order now from Amazon.

Exploring Britain's Canals by Paul Atterbury, ISBN: 0 00 218534 2, 192 pages, Published by HarperCollins, in 1994, A description of 10 waterways and a general gazetter, well illustrated with colour photographs by Ian Burgum.. Order now from Amazon.

Exploring Canals & Waterways by G Whittam, 96 pages, Published by Odhams, in 1968, A good introdution to the subject for children. Illustrated by the author..

Exploring England by Canal by David Owen, ISBN: 0 7153 8768 5, 208 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1986, 16 pages of plates.. Order now from Amazon.

Exploring Rivers, Lakes and Canals by Ralph Whitlock, 115 pages, Published by Ebury Press, in 1976, Wildlife of the Waterways. 106 illustrations.

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 Facts About the Waterways by Not known, Edition: 1st edition, 126 pages, Published by British Waterways Board, in 1965, A detailed report, including 2 maps, setting out general policies as well as assessing the financial state and future prospects of each canal..

The Fender Book by Colin R Jones, 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.

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

The Fenland by A K Parker and D Pye, Published by David & Charles, in 1976,

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

Fenland River by Rodney Tibbs, 128 pages, Published by Terrence Dalton Ltd, in 1969, The Story of the Great Ouse and its Tributaries. Maps and 75 plates.

Fenland Rivers by Iris Wedgewood, Edition: 1st edition, 164 pages, Published by Rich & Cowan, in 1936, Impressions of the Fen Country. 4 double page maps and 48 colour plates by Henry Rushbury R.A..

Fenland Waterways by A & M Roulstone, Published by Balfour, in 1974,

Fenland Waterways by Andrew Hunter Blair, ISBN: 0 85288 759 0, 55 pages, Published by Imray Laurie Norie & Wilson, in 2004, A guide book to the Middle Level Waterways with maps and full commentary.. Order now from Amazon.

The Fens by Alan Bloom, Published by Trent, in 1953,

Finance of Canal Building in 18th Century England by J R Ward, Published by Oxford University Press, in 1974,

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

The Flower of Gloster by Ernest Temple Thurston, Edition: paperback, ISBN: 0-86299-305-9, 146 pages, Published by Alan Sutton Publishing Ltd, in 1984, Written in 1911, An illustrated version of the classic description of an early pleasure trip on the canals. Order now from Amazon.

The Flower of Gloster by Ernest Temple Thurston, Edition: 1st edition, 244 pages, Published by Williams & Norgate, in 1911, Classic story of an early canal boat trip, illustrated by W R Dakin..

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

Flowers Afloat by A J Lewery, ISBN: 0 7153 0145 4, 128 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1996, A book about narrowboat painters and painting. . Order now from Amazon.

Flying Sail - Humber Keels and Sloops by Michael E Ulyatt, ISBN: 0 946289 30 1, 70 pages, Published by Mr Pye Books, in 1996, Paperback giving a short history of the Humber sloop and keel.. Order now from Amazon.

FMC: A Short History of Fellows, Morton & Clayton by Alan H Faulkner, 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.

The Forgotten Canals of Yorkshire by Roger Glister, 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.

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

The Forth and Clyde Canal: A History by T J Dowds, 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.

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

Francis Frith's Canals & Waterways by Dennis Needham, ISBN: 1 85937 129 9, 118 pages, Published by Publisher not known, in 2000, Photgraphs of the waterways.. Order now from Amazon.

From Sea to Sea: A History of the Scotish Lowland and Highland Canals by Len Paterson, ISBN: 1-903238-94-3, 216 pages, Published by Neil Wilson Publishing, in 2006, Covers the Forth & Clyde, Monkland, Crinan, Caledonian and Edinburgh and Glasgow Union canals.. Order now from Amazon.

From Stem to Stern by John Hill, 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.

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

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

The Future of the Waterways by Not known, Published by British Waterways Board, in 1964,

Garden Cities & Canals by J S Nettlefold, Edition: 1st edition, 233 pages, Published by St. Catherine Press, in 1914, Most of this book argues a case for the inland waterway reforms proposed by the Royal Commision (1906-11), only a small part is concerned with garden cities..

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.

A General History of Inland Navigation, Foreign and Domestic by John Phillips, Edition: 1st edition, 393 pages, Published by I & I Taylor, in 1792, "Containing a complete account of the canals already executed in England, with considerations on those projected. To which are added, practical observations. The whole illustrated with a map of all the canals in England, and other useful plates." Contains folding map and 4 plates..

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

George Smith the Children's Friend by Adrian Bristow, Edition: Softback, ISBN: 0 9535 0020 9, 181 pages, Published by Imogen, in 1999, The story of this social reformer who fought to improve the conditions for children on working boats. . Order now from Amazon.

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

Getaway with Murder by Leo McNeir, ISBN: 0 9524052 6 1, 316 pages, Published by Enigma Publishing, in 2000, Waterways crime novel. Order now from Amazon.

Getting to Know Boats by D Samson, Published by Panda Publications, in 1972, Childrens book..

The Glamorganshire and Aberdare Canals - Volume 1 by Stephen Rowson and Ian L Wright, Edition: A4 hardback, ISBN: 0 9533028 9 X, 272 pages, Published by Black Dwarf, in 2001, Volume 1 of a two volume history of these canals. Covers the Aberdare Canal and the Glamorganshire Canal from Merthyr to Pontypridd.. Order now from Amazon.

The Glamorganshire and Aberdare Canals - Volume 2 by Stephen Rowson and Ian L Wright, ISBN: 1 903 59912 1, 352 pages, Published by Black Dwarf, in 2005, The second volume of the history of these South Wales canals.. Order now from Amazon.

The Glastonbury Canal by A H Body and Roy Gallop, 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.

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

The Gloucester & Sharpness Canal by Hugh Conway-Jones, ISBN: 0 7524 1709 6, 128 pages, Published by Tempus, in 1999, Canal history in old photographs. Part of the Images of England Series.. Order now from Amazon.

The Gloucester & Sharpness Canal by Hugh Conway-Jones, Edition: 2nd, ISBN: 0 7524 2789 X, 192 pages, Published by Tempus, in 2003, An illustrated history of the canal.. Order now from Amazon.

The Gloucester & Sharpness Canal and Robert Mylne by Christopher Gotch, 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.

The Gloucester & Sharpness Canal by Hugh Conway-Jones, Edition: Update of the Tempus 2003 edition, ISBN: 978-1-84868-601-4, Published by Amberley, in 2010, An illustrated history of the canal.. Order now from Amazon.

Gloucester Docks: An Historical Guide by Hugh Conway-Jones, ISBN: 978-1903599-15-0, Published by Black Dwarf, in 2009, A history of the Docks with photographs.. Order now from Amazon.

Gongoozlers at the Gate by Kathleen Balchin, ISBN: 0 9530511 0 2, 144 pages, Published by Silverswan, in 1997, The author and her husband spent three years in the 1980s as lock keepers at Tewkesbury on the Lower Avon. This is an account of their time there.. Order now from Amazon.

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

The Grand Canal of Ireland by Ruth Delany, 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.

The Grand Junction Canal by Alan H Faulkner, 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.

The Grand Junction Canal by Alan H Faulkner, 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.

A Grand Tour of England's Waterways by Jean Calder, ISBN: 0 946328 59 5, 72 pages, Published by Thornhill Press, in 1995, Describes a 1982 summer cruise. No illustrations or map.. Order now from Amazon.

The Grand Union Canal Walk by Anthony Burton and Neil Curtis, ISBN: 1 85410 244 3, 168 pages, Published by Aurum Press Ltd, in 1993, Comprehensive and detailed guide with full colour maps and photographs by Derek Pratt. . Order now from Amazon.

The Grand Union Canal Walk by Clive Holmes, 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.

The Grand Union Canal: From Bentford to Braunston by Ian J Wilson, ISBN: 0 7524 2933 7, 128 pages, Published by Tempus, in 2004, A pictorial history with illustrations based on nearly 200 postcards.. Order now from Amazon.

Grand Unions by Peter Ashley, ISBN: 1 84159 083 5, 80 pages, Published by Everyman Pocket Books, in 2003, Excellent photographs of canals, not limited to the Grand Union as the title might imply, but the captions are not to be relied upon. . Order now from Amazon.

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

The Grand Western Canal by Helen Harris, 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.

The Grand Western Canal - a brief history by Helen Harris, 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.

The Grantham Canal Guide by Tony Pitman, Published by Grantham Canal Society, in 2008, A guide to the canal including its history, present restoration and walking information..

Greasy Ocker by Derek Pratt, ISBN: 0 9531742 3 9, 191 pages, Published by Enigma Publishing, in 2005, Waterway Crime novel. Order now from Amazon.

The Great Days of the Canals by Anthony Burton, ISBN: 0-7153-9264-6, 224 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1989, Written in 1989, Covers canals past and present. Good illustrations in B&W and colour.. Order now from Amazon.

Great Engineers & Their Works - Thomas Telford by B Bracegirdle, Edition: 1st edition, 112 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1973, This well illustrated record of Telford's work includes his achievements in canal building..

The Great Level by Dorothy Summers, ISBN: 0 7153 7041 3, Published by David & Charles, in 1976, History of the fens.. Order now from Amazon.

The Great Ouse by Wilson Stephenson, 48 pages, Published by Frederick Muller, in 1985, Part of the Rivers of Britain series with illustrations by Gabriel White..

The Great Ouse:The History of a River Navigation by Dorothy Summers, ISBN: 0 7153 5971 1, 247 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1973, Inland Waterways History series. 16 pages of plates and 10 figures or maps.. Order now from Amazon.

Green and Silver by L T C Rolt, Edition: Third Impression, 275 pages, Published by Inland Waterways Association of Ireland, in 1993, Written in 1949, A voyage taken on Irish Waterways in 1946..

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.

A Guide to the Norfolk Broads by W A Dutt, 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..

Guide to the Waterways of the British Isles by Not known, Edition: 2nd edition, 254 pages, Published by British Canoe Union, in 1950,

Hadfield's British Canals by Charles Hadfield and Joseph Boughey, 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.

Hadfield's British Canals by Charles Hadfield and Joseph Boughey, 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.

Hadfield's British Canals by Charles Hadfield, 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.

The Hampshire Avon by Brian Vesey-Fitzgerald, Edition: 1st edition, 205 pages, Published by Cassell, in 1950, 27 illustrations..

Handbook of Sailing Barges by F S Cooper, Published by Adlard Coles Ltd., in 1967,

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

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

The Heart of England by Waterway by William Bliss, Edition: 1st edition, 192 pages, Published by Witherby, in 1933, With folding map..

The Hereford & Gloucester Canal by David E Bick, Published by Pound House, in 1979,

The Hereford & Gloucester Canal by David E Bick, Edition: 2nd edition softback, 104 pages, Published by Oakwood Press, in 1994, Written in 1979,

The Hereford & Gloucester Canal by David E Bick, Edition: 3rd edition, ISBN: 0 85361 599 3, 112 pages, Published by Oakwood Press, in 2003, An Illustrated history of the canal. Fully revised and updated for this edition.. Order now from Amazon.

The Hidden Box by Iris Bryce, ISBN: 0 905 366 301, 67 pages, Published by Belmont Press, in 1994, Childrens' book based on real canal locations.. Order now from Amazon.

Historic Waterways Scenes 2. Navigations to Sea by Michael E Ware, 137 pages, Published by Moorland Publishing Co Ltd., in 1979,

Historic Waterways Scenes. Britain's Lost Waterways I by Michael E Ware, 140 pages, Published by Moorland Publishing Co Ltd., in 1979,

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

Historic Waterways Scenes: London & South East England by Martin Denney, 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.

Historic Waterways Scenes: The Trent & Mersey Canal by Peter Lead, Edition: 1st edition, ISBN: 0 86190 509 1, 96 pages, Published by Moorland Publishing Co Ltd., in 1980, Pictures (mostly photographs) of the Trent & Mersey and associated canals.. Order now from Amazon.

Historical Account of the Navigable Rivers, Canals, and Railways, Throughout Great Britain by Joseph Priestley, Edition: 1st edition, 799 pages, Published by Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown & Green, in 1831, "as a Reference to Nichols, Priestley & Walker's New Map of Inland Navigation, Derived from the Original and Parliamentary Documents in the Possesion of Joseph Priestley, Esq.".

Historical Account of the Navigable Rivers, Canals, and Railways, Throughout Great Britain by Joseph Priestley, 799 pages, Published by Cassell, in 1967, Written in 1831, Facsimile of the 1st edition (1831).

Historical Account of the Navigable Rivers, Canals, and Railways, Throughout Great Britain by Joseph Priestley, Edition: Facsimile of 2nd edition, ISBN: 0 7153 4395 5, 726 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1969, Written in 1831, Facsimile of the 2nd edition (both first and second editions were published in 1831). Order now from Amazon.

Historical Account of the Navigable Rivers, Canals, and Railways, Throughout Great Britain by Joseph Priestley, Edition: 2nd edition, 726 pages, Published by Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown & Green, in 1831, Written in 1831, The text is re-ordered to include in the main body material that appeared as appendices in the original edition..

History at Source - Canals 1720-1910 by R Pearce, Published by Evans Brothers Ltd, in 1972, Childrens book..

The History of Chichester's Canal by Alan H J Green, 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.

History of Inland Transport & Communication in England by Edwin A Pratt, Edition: 1st edition, 544 pages, Published by Kegan Paul, etc, in 1912, The first study to treat the various forms of transport as one entity..

A History of the Fens by J Wentworth-Day, Published by George G Harrap & Co., in 1954,

History of the Manchester Ship Canal by B T Leech, Published by Sherratt & Hughes, in 1907, 2 volumes..

A History of the Ribble Navigation, From Preston to the sea. by J Barron, 503 pages, Published by Corporation of Preston, in 1938, A scholarly illustrated book published to mark 100 years in which the navigation was owned by Preston Corporation..

Hold On a Minute by Tim Wilkinson, Edition: 1st edition, 187 pages, Published by Allen & Unwin, in 1965, Illustrated..

Hold on a Minute by Tim Wilkinson, ISBN: 0 04 386004 4, Published by Waterway Productions, in 1970, Written in 1965, Order now from Amazon.

Hold on a Minute by Tim Wilkinson, ISBN: 0 947712 39 9, 188 pages, Published by M & M Baldwin, in 2001, Written in 1965, Paperback version of this 1965 account of working a pair of narrowboats.. Order now from Amazon.

Holiday Cruising in Ireland by P J G Ransom, 152 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1971, 8 pages of plates, a folding map and 11 maps included in the text..

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

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.

Holiday Cruising on the Thames by E & P W Ball, 145 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1970,

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

A Home Afloat - Living Aboard Vessels of All Shapes and Sizes by Gary Cookson, ISBN: 0 9757346 0 1, 112 pages, Published by 20/21 Publications, Examples with photographs of a number of floating homes of various types.. Order now from Amazon.

A Home Tour Through the Manufacturing Districts of England, in the Summer of 1835 by G Head, 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..

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

The Horncastle and Tattershall Canal by J N Clarke, Edition: First, 96 pages, Published by Oakwood Press, in 1990,

How Britain's Waterways are Used by J Merrett, Edition: 1st edition, 159 pages, Published by Routledge, in 1958, Illustrated..

How Remote Was Our Valley Before Canal & Railway by Peter Deeley, 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 .

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

Huddersfield Narrow Canal: A Towpath Guide by Bob Gough, 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.

Humber Keels and Keelmen by Fred Schofield, ISBN: 0 8613 8059 2, Published by Terrence Dalton Ltd, in 1988, The story of the working boats of North-East England.. Order now from Amazon.

A Hundred Years of the Manchester Ship Canal by Edward Gray, 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.

Hunter's Fleet by Richard Johnstone-Bryden, 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.

I'd Go Back Tomorrow by Mike Lucas, ISBN: 0 907864 89 9, 186 pages, Published by Wayzgoose, in 2001, The authors account of the Mikron Theatre Company, of which he was a founder, and its progress through the waterways.. Order now from Amazon.

Idle Women by Susan Woolfitt, Edition: 1st edition, 223 pages, Published by Ernest Benn, in 1947, Illustrated account of the work of "trainee" boatwomen during the Second World War..

Idle Women by Susan Woolfitt, Edition: Paperback edition, ISBN: 0 947712 28 3, 223 pages, Published by M & M Baldwin, in 1995, Written in 1947, Illustrated account of the work of "trainee" boatwomen during the Second World War.. Order now from Amazon.

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

The Illustrated History of Canal and River Navigations by Edward W Paget-Tomlinson, Edition: 1st edition, ISBN: 1 85075 276 1, 415 pages, Published by Sheffield Academic Press, in 1993, A complete revision of "The Complete Book of Canal & River Navigations". Order now from Amazon.

The Illustrated History of Canal and River Navigations by Edward W Paget-Tomlinson, Edition: Softback, ISBN: 18507 5277 X, 415 pages, Published by Sheffield Academic Press, in 1993, Order now from Amazon.

The Illustrated History of Canal and River Navigations by Edward W Paget-Tomlinson, Edition: Revised edition, ISBN: 1 84306 207 0, 384 pages, Published by Landmark Publishing, in 2006, Written in 1978, An encylopaedia of waterway history.. Order now from Amazon.

In the Arm: The story of North Cheshire Cruising Club by Noel Christopher, ISBN: 978-0-74780-759-9, Published by North Cheshire Cruising Club, in 2010, The story of this club, founded in 1943,and its part in the fight against canal clousures.. Order now from Amazon.

In the Wake of the 'Flower of Gloster' by John Kemplay, 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.

In the Wake of the Gods by Hugh Malet, Published by Chatto & Windus, in 1970, Canal cruising in Ireland..

The Industrial Canal - Volume 1, The Coal Trade by Ray Shill, ISBN: 0 0951773 5 3, 166 pages, Published by Heartlands Press, in 1996, A5 softback history with photographs and illustrations.. Order now from Amazon.

The Industrial Canal - Volume 2, The Railway Interchange by Tom Foxon, 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.

Inland Cruising by Tom Willis, 192 pages, Published by Pelham Books, in 1987, Many photographs and drawings..

Inland Cruising Companion by J Liley, Published by Stanford Marine, in 1978,

Inland Cruising on the Rivers and Canals of England and Wales by George Westall, Edition: 1st edition, 286 pages, Published by Lander Westall, in 1908, Includes 23 pages of illustrations..

The Inland Navigator by Bryan Marsh, Edition: 1st edition, 352 pages, Published by Viking, in 1985, A companion to canal and river cruising in Britain. 60 figures and 8 pages of maps..

Inland Sailors by Not known, Published by Museum & Art Gallery Service for Yorkshire, in 1974,

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

Inland Waterways by L T C Rolt, Edition: 1st edition, 90 pages, Published by Educational Supply Association, in 1958, Childrens book in the "Information Book - How Things Developed" series for schools. Contains photographs, diagram and map..

The Inland Waterways Association: Saving Britain's Canal and River Navigations by David Blagrove, ISBN: 0-7524-3158-7, 128 pages, Published by Tempus, in 2006, An illustrated history of the IWA from its founding in 1946 to 2006.. Order now from Amazon.

Inland Waterways Boat Listing by Douglas E Maas, Edition: 1st, ISBN: 0 9530034 0 X, 200 pages, Published by Inland Waterways Books, in 1997, Written in 1997, A listing Thousands of boat names and other information of interest to the boat spotter.. 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.

Inland Waterways Handbook by Not known, Edition: 2001, 96 pages, Published by Inland Waterways Association, in 2000, The IWA annual guide to waterways and related organisations..

The Inland Waterways Manual by Emrhys Barrell, ISBN: 0-7136 3693-9, 193 pages, Published by Adlard Coles Ltd., in 1993, "A complete guide to boating on rivers, lakes & canals". Order now from Amazon.

Inland Waterways of Britain by Roger Calvert, 56 pages, Published by Ian Allan, in 1963, 40 photos.

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

The Inland Waterways of England by L T C Rolt, Edition: 1st edition 2nd impression, 221 pages, Published by George Allen & Unwin Publishers Ltd, in 1955, 48 illustrations and large folding map..

The Inland Waterways of England by L T C Rolt, Edition: 2nd edition, ISBN: 0-04-386006-0, 221 pages, Published by Allen & Unwin, in 1979, Written in 1948, 48 illustrations and large folding map. Foreword by Charles Hadfield.. Order now from Amazon.

Inland Waterways of Great Britain by W E Wilson, Edition: 2nd edition, 186 pages, Published by Imray Laurie Norie & Wilson, in 1947, With folding map. The forerunner of Edwards' "Inland Waterways"..

Inland Waterways of Great Britain by Jane Cumberlidge, ISBN: 0 85288 355 2, 309 pages, Published by Imray Laurie Norie & Wilson, in 1998, A rewrite of the classic "Edwards" Navigation reference book.. Order now from Amazon.

Inland Waterways of Great Britain by Jane Cumberlidge, Edition: Ninth, ISBN: 978-184623-010-3, 420 pages, Published by Imray Laurie Norie & Wilson, in 2009, The reference book covering all the navigable waterways, with tables of locks and distances.. Order now from Amazon.

Inland Waterways of Great Britian by Lewis A Edwards, 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.

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

The Inland Waterways of Ireland by Jane Cumberlidge, ISBN: 0 85288 424 9, 154 pages, Published by Imray Laurie Norie & Wilson, in 2002, A guide to the navigable waterways of Ireland.. Order now from Amazon.

Innocents Afloat by Jeremy Scanlon, 192 pages, Published by Canal Cottage Press, in 2001, An Americans recolections of British canal journeys taken in 1968 and 1970..

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

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

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

Ireland's Waterways : Celebrating 300 Years by Ruth Delany, 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.

James Brindley by H Bode, Published by Shire Publications Ltd, in 1973,

James Brindley - The First Canal Builder by Nick Corble, Edition: Paperback, ISBN: 0 7524 3259 1, 160 pages, Published by Tempus, in 2005, Part biography, part thriller, this book tells how in a dozen short years one man defied 18th century society, scientific thinking and even accepted religious belief to realise his dream.. Order now from Amazon.

James Brindley and the Early Engineers by Samuel Smiles, Edition: softback, ISBN: 1 85761 1101, 320 pages, Published by Tee Publishing, in 1999, Facsimile reprint from Smiles 1864 edition.. Order now from Amazon.

James Brindley and the Early Engineers by Samuel Smiles, 320 pages, Published by Murray, in 1864, Abridged from his "Lives of the Engineers"..

James Brindley Engineer 1716-1772 by Cyril T G Boucher, 130 pages, Published by Goose & Son, in 1968, The life and work of this famous engineer with photographs and illustrations of many of the structures and machines that he built..

James Brindley Engineer 1716-1772 by Cyril T G Boucher, 130 pages, Published by Tee Publishing, in 1999, Written in 1968,

James Watt by L T C Rolt, Published by Batsford, in 1962,

John Knill's Navy - Five Years on the Cut by John Knill, 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.

John Rennie, 1761 - 1821 by Cyril T G Boucher, Edition: First, 149 pages, Published by Manchester University Press, in 1963, Subtitled "The Life and Work of a Great Engineer". Includes a technical appreciation of his work as well as details of the life of the engineer..

The Joshers by Humphrey Carpenter, 120 pages, Published by Allen & Unwin, in 1977, Children's waterway story..

Journey Without End by David Bolton, ISBN: 0 413 151107, 191 pages, Published by Methuen London Ltd, in 1987, Written in 1987, A voyage through the English waters. An account of an 18 month trip with his wife Lynda.. Order now from Amazon.

Journeys of the Swan by J Liley, Edition: 1st edition, ISBN: 0 04 386005 2, 192 pages, Published by Allen & Unwin, in 1971, An illustrated account of various journeys in a former Cowburn & Cowper motor boat.. Order now from Amazon.

Just Off the Swale by Don Sattin, ISBN: 09532422 7 7, 114 pages, Published by Chaffcutter Books, in 2005, Boat building and other waterside activities in the area where the Medway meets the Thames.. Order now from Amazon.

Kendal's Canal by John Satchell, ISBN: 0 9509869 1 7, 134 pages, Published by Kendal Civic Society, in 2002, The history of the northern reaches of the Lancaster Canal.. Order now from Amazon.

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

The Kennet & Avon Canal Through Time by Clive & Helen Hackford, 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.

The Kennet by Wilson Stephenson, 48 pages, Published by Frederick Muller, in 1985, Part of the Rivers of Britain series with illustrations by Gabriel White..

The Kennet and Avon Canal by Kenneth R Clew, Edition: Third revised, ISBN: 0 7153 8656 5, 224 pages, Published by David & Charles, in 1985, Written in 1968, An illustrated History. Order now from Amazon.

The Kennet & Avon Canal by John Russell, ISBN: 0 948975 46 6, 136 pages, Published by Millstream Books, in 1997, 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 Kennet and Avon Canal by Clive & Helen Hackford, 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.

The Kennet and Avon Navigation: A History by Warren Berry, Edition: First, ISBN: 978-1-86077-564-2, Published by Phillimore & Co., in 2009, A well illustrated history of the canal.. Order now from Amazon.

Kennet Country by Fred S Thacker, 387 pages, Published by Blackwell Publishers (Basil Blackwell Ltd), in 1932, Illustrated by Thomas Derrick..

Kiss and Tell by Leo McNeir, ISBN: 0 9531742 1 2, 332 pages, Published by Enigma Publishing, in 2003, Waterways crime novel. Order now from Amazon.

Kiwi Afloat by Doris Coppell, ISBN: 0-476-00982-0, Published by Published by the author, in 2007, The story of this New Zealander's boating adventures on the Yorkshire canals during the 1970s.. Order now from Amazon.

Knobsticks by Robert J Wilson, 32 pages, Published by Robert Wilson, in 1974, Canal carrying on the Trent & Mersey.

Knobsticks by Robert J Wilson, Edition: Reset edition., ISBN: 0 907381 33 2, 32 pages, Published by Robert Wilson, in 2002, Written in 1974, Canal carrying on the Trent & Mersey.. Order now from Amazon.

Knot Craft by Des Pawson, ISBN: 0 7136 5441 4, 96 pages, Published by Adlard Coles Ltd., in 2003, Contains 28 Knot work projects.. Order now from Amazon.

Knots in Use by Colin Jarman, 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.

Know Your Waterways by Robert Aickman, 132 pages, Published by Templeprint, Intoductory guide to the Inland Waterways. .

Know Your Waterways by Robert Aickman, Edition: New Revised Edition, 112 pages, Published by Coram (Publishers) Ltd, Paperback guide to the waterways..

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