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Midlands Canals: Memories of the Canal Carriers

Midlands Canals: Memories of the Canal Carriers (Paperback)

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Compiles interviews with boat people and the people who worked the inland waterways during the final decades of commercial canal carrying. This book spans the 1930s-'60s, a time when transport technology saw changes, and looks issues such as the operating of ice boats and the use of horse power as well as the experiences of the people themselves.

TransportShips & shipping: general interestNarrowboats & canals Publisher: The History Press Ltd Publication Date: 15/07/2006 ISBN-13: 9780752439105  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
Availability: Currently unavailable. Foyles can order for despatch to customer when the publisher is re-supplied on 10/12/2017.  

Robert Davies has had a lifelong interest in canals. He has also written Boats, Smoke, Steam and Folk for Tempus. He lives in West Bromwich.

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