Daily Archive: June 6, 2013


Knights and damsels on the Staffs and Worcs

Brewood (SU Canal) to Bratch Locks (Staffs & Worcs): 10.23 miles, 7 locks          Cleddau arrived at Autherley Junction just after midday. A lady materialised and insisted on working the (3”) stop lock while her husband turned their boat round at the Junction, so as to return back down the Shroppie. A mile or so later at Compton Lock, the first Staffs and Worcs lock after the Junction, a local walker materialised, put his red rucksack down on the ground,...