Before we went anywhere we had to travel down to the winding hole to turn Morgana round then it was time to head back up through two of the three Aston locks to the woodpile! After a leisurely hour's cruise through the flower lined banks we reached our destination.
|The swing bridge at the entrance to the disused Rednal basin|
We spent a couple of hours collecting and cutting wood, tomorrow it will be more of the same then Wednesday will be a journey up through the locks and on to Ellesmere.
Todays journey 2.9 miles, 2 locks and 2 lift bridges
So far this year we have travelled 197.6 miles, 127 locks, 24 lift bridges and 5 tunnels
Since Ray retired we have travelled 936 miles, 772 locks, 55 swing bridges, 28 lift bridges and 30 tunnels