Daily Archive: September 7, 2015

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Up, up and over the top…

Up the Grand Union – on a mission. 2nd September: “0830 start then.” With so many locks and so many miles (27 of the former and 11 of the latter) to reach Cowroast in two days, there was boat work to be done… So, it was onward, under the M25,     continuing the climb. “Locks come thick and fast – but not fast enough,” the Tentatrice Captain remarked at some point. On a lock flight you don’t consider making a hot drink...