Daily Archive: September 14, 2011


Downhill in Warwickshire 02

Near Nuneaton to near Alvecote, 10 miles and 11 locks           Though frequently breezy and sometimes squally the force of the wind has been nowhere near as fierce as yesterday. The boating focus had to be to enter – and leave – the Atherstone 11 lock flight on one and the same day. The top few are close together near the town, the lower ones more spread out within quiet countryside, the flight stretching over about a mile and a...