Daily Archive: June 22, 2012


Deluge day

Linthwaite to Slaithwaite: 1 mile, 6 locks. Friday 22nd June. There had been a moment yesterday when the Cleddau crew contemplated delaying departure from Huddersfield on account of the rainy conditions, but a weather forecast check predicted an even wetter day today – how absolutely right it was!  Moored up safely now since before midday in Slaithwaite (remember, pronounced Slouwgh –et) this truly has been the wettest day ever in Cleddau’s cruising history. The Relief Crew  were with us on...

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