Daily Archive: September 10, 2013


Cleddau summer cruise concluded

Gurnett Aqueduct to Higher Poynton: 8.8 miles               Announcement: the Cleddau 2013 Summer Cruise is over – stats-starved readers see below…               There’s been a certain amount of aqueduct hopping during this trip up the Macc. As the canal crosses on Poole Aqueduct above the Trent and Mersey locks near Kidsgrove (Saturday) a squirrel darted about on the parapet. The short Dog Lane Aqueduct at Congleton was quiet on Sunday morning, the usual road traffic underneath more sparse than usual....