Text and photographs copyright of Jim Shead.
Top 100 Sites
Abebooks.com: Search this network of independent booksellers worldwide. Includes specialist book sellers selling new and secondhand waterways books.
Athene: Details of the 2 books "ATHENE": Anatomy of a Dream and "ATHENE": The Odyssey Continues.
Britain's Waterways: Sample pages of this book by Brian Roberts.
Canals & Rivers Boating & Leisure Magazine: Includes past articles, editorial and subscription information relating to this monthly publication.
Direct Textbook : Textbook and book prices compared on the internet to help you find the lowest prices on new & used books.
First Mate Guides: Canal guides.
A Home Afloat: Author Gary Cookson interviewed the owners of a variety of floating homes to find out why they chose to live afloat, what decisions they made to achieve their dream and discussed the pros and cons of the liveaboard lifestyle.
I.A.Recordings: Industrial Archaeology Recordings is a purely voluntary organisation with no paid officers. Waterways videos are included in their range.
Laurence Hogg Productions: Waterways videos
Narrowboat Magazine: The inland waterways heritage magazine
Richlow: Christine Richardson and John Lower set up Richlow in 2006 to publish books of the canals and rivers adjacent to the tidal river Trent. But their area has now widened.
Robert Humm & Co.: Specialises in books about railways, other transport and industrial history.
Tee Publishing: They have in stock thousands of second hand books of interest to the Hobbyist with a separate section covering canals and waterways.
Tempus Publishing: Publisher of Local History, Transport, Archaeology, Military History, Industrial Archaeology, etc. Includes a series of waterways books.
Towpath Talk: An online version of this magazine.
Transport Diversions Emporium: Books and videos.
VideoActive: Producers of the best known series of waterway videos. They also offer production services to corporate organisations, broadcasters, advertising agencies, government departments, and the health services.
Walking On Water: A book published by the Minerva Press which describes a journey down the spine of the inland waterways system by a 'canal-innocent'.
Waterway Routes & Waterway Walks: Products and information about walking UK rivers and canals.
The Waterways Book Service: Retail Book Service that is part of the Belmont Group. This also includes the Belmont Press, publishers and book wholesalers.
Waterways World: The biggest-selling and longest-established inland waterways magazine.
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