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2008 Voyage - September

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Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal

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Monday 1th September 2008

From to Cavan's Bridge No 108 arriving at 11:20 am. The time taken was 1 hour 35 minutes. 4.5 miles and 1 locks, averaging 3.47 lock/miles per hour. Totals for this voyage are 214 hours 35 minutes. total cruising time, 100 miles and 424 locks, averaging 2.44 lock/miles per hour.

We moved from Radford Bridge to Tixall Wide and walked down to the Lockhouse Restaurant for lunch. A dry morning with a few sunny intervals but the rain started as we came back to the boat after lunch and the afternoon was cloudy with showers.

Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal to Trent and Mersey Canal

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Tuesday 2th September 2008

From Cavan's Bridge No 108 to Great Haywood Junction arriving at 83:5 pm. The time taken was 35 minutes. 0.5 miles and 0 locks, averaging 0.86 lock/miles per hour. Totals for this voyage are 215 hours 10 minutes. total cruising time, 100 miles and 424 locks, averaging 2.44 lock/miles per hour.

We had a pumpout (12.50) at Great Haywood Marina before going back to our mooring there and packing up to go home. So ends our last voyage on Lorna-Ann.

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