Daily Archive: September 7, 2011


Cheerio to the Chilterns

Marsworth to Linslade, 9.5 miles, 12 locks             Maybe it was because all the windows were closed up that it seemed as if the winds were finally dropping overnight. At daybreak the wildly swinging main tree branches had reduced their movements to merely a dance in the upper foliage. By normal standards today would have seemed a windy day, but after yesterday this was a day possible for cruising, as opposed to one when cruising would have been insane. From...