Canal views

We took a couple of excursions along the Kennet & Avon Canal. They weren’t very far but we took in some of the cycleway & some towpath & had good views of the countryside, the canal-boats, the rail-way & lots & lots of locks.

While riding from Bath towards Bristol (didn’t make it all the way) we came across this very serious engine driver & his train.



Another visit was to the Caen Hill Flight of locks, where we walked up & down more than 20 locks & watched the canal-boats during their 6-7 hour journey through the locks.
From near mid-way, looking up…


…& looking down



2 thoughts on “Canal views

  1. The Brompton Diarist 24/08/2013 at 22:57 Reply

    Train, locks, boat, and Brompton . . . love these photos!

  2. Gary 06/07/2014 at 06:24 Reply

    And more just down the road from me. oh, how often I have wandered this stretch of the towpath.

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