Daily Archive: September 8, 2011


A Long Farewell to Milton Keynes

The Globe Inn, Linslade to Cosgrove, 17.25 miles, 5 (wet) locks, 2 aqueducts, 1 (dry) lock Strictly speaking Cleddau is not out of Milton Keynes yet, despite a long day’s cruising. About a hundred yards ahead of this evening’s mooring is the sign welcoming boats from the opposite direction into the Milton Keynes area.  It is positioned beside the Iron Trunk Aqueduct which crosses the River Great Ouse, traditionally the boundary between Buckinghamshire and Northamptonshire… (For those interested in county...