Daily Archive: September 11, 2011



Norton Junction to Rugby, 12 miles and 9 locks A start tonight with two apologies – and a suitably manly bouquet of thanks for Techno Son-in-Law.  When discussions about cruising start Boatwif suggests a destination or two; the Captain drafts and revises the itinerary using a computer program called Canal Planner. En route various maps and guides are used.  The Captain favours Nicholson Guides; Boatwif refers to her collection of Pearson and Geo route maps.  It came to her sometime...