Daily Archive: September 19, 2014


The unexpected (part 2)

To come across unexpected things can be a joy; to have unexpected things happen to you can be, well, a nuisance… The joy of returning to the Macclesfield Canal via Heartbreak Hill is that it is predictable. The canal climbs steadily, the locks, mostly side by side doubles, coming at regular intervals.      The intriguing shape of the Mow Cop folly steadily becomes more distinct    while the water gradually takes on its reddish iron ore deposit colour. Just up from Rode...