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LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS

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Coming Down the Oxford Canal

facing title page

The Motor Launch " Balgonie"

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Our Skiff On the Waterways

,, 1

Old Boveney Lock, near Windsor

,, 10

Coming Through Shiplake Lock, near Henley

,, 10

Regatta Time. Shiplake-on-Thames

,, 14

New Bridge (below Lechlade)

,, 14

St. John's Lock (Lechlade)

,, 18

Round Tower, Lechlade

,, 18

Preparing Lunch Aboard

,, 27

The "Balgonie" in Canal Rig

,, 27

Sapperton Tunnel, Thames and Severn Canal

,, 27

Homeward Bound

,, 30

The Golden Valley, Thames and Severn Canal

,, 30

We Steer a Canal Barge, Oxford Canal

,, 34

The Golden Valley, near Stroud

,, 34

The" Balgonie" Leaving Chertsey for the Cruise Round London

,, 42

"Legging" in Canal Tunnel

,, 42

" Balgonie" at Shillingford Bridge (Thames)

,, 46

Cosgrove Lock, on the Grand Junction Canal

,, 46

Hertford Old Town Mill

,, 50

The " Balgonie" on the Stort

,, 50

Entering the River Lea, Bow Creek Lock

,, 50

On the Upper Medway, near Tonbridge

,, 59

Approaching East Farleigh Lock, on the Medway

,, 59

The Greywell Tunnel, on the Basingstoke Canal

,, 62

Bridge on the River Rother

,, 62

At Thames Head, the Source of the River Thames

,, 66

Approaching the Rollers, on the River Cherwell

,, 74

Our Houseboat "Clytie" on the Thames

,, 74

Ducking Stool for Refractory Women, at Fordwich, the Great Stour (Kent)

,, 78

Fordwich, on the Great Stour

,, 78

Bidford Bridge, on the River Avon

,, 82

The River Avon at Tewkesbury

,, 82

Near Bradford-on-Avon, on the Kennet and Avon Canal

,, 91

The Twenty-nine Locks near Devizes, the Kennet and Avon Canal

,, 91

On the Great Ouse, passing through St. Ives Bridge

,, 94

On the River Cam, at Clayhithe

,, 94

A Land and Water Trip Through Leicestershire, (1) and (4) Bridges en route Grand Junction Canal ; (2) Foxton Locks (ditto) ; (3) Daventry, our Starting Point

,, 98

Hereford, on the Wye

,, 106

Symond's Yat, on the Wye

,, 106

Vincent's Bridge, Grantham Canal

,, 110

Charming Scene on the Nene (Lilford)

,, 110

Irthlingborough, Northants, the Village Cross

,, 114

Old House at Lincoln Over the Canal

,, 114

Langrick Ferry, on the Witham

,, 123

Strange Looking Craft, on the Fossdyke Canal

,, 123

River Witham, at Boston

,, 123

On the Edinburgh and Glasgow Canal

,, 126

The Forth and Clyde Canal, near Kilpatrick

,, 130

The Crinan Canal (Argyllshire)

,, 130

Caledonian Canal (Inverness-shire, N .B.)

,, 138

The Grand Military Canal (Kent)

,, 146

Life on the Norfolk Broads

,, 155

The Village Pump and Old Dutch Cottage, at Canvey

,, 162

Crossing the Ferry, Canvey Island (Essex)

,, 162

Map of the River Severn Valley, from Shrewsbury to Worcester

,, 170

On the Upper Severn. Arley Ferry ; Holt Fleet ; Shrewsbury

,, 178

 

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