Daily Archive: May 26, 2017


The trouble with water

Saul Junction – Gloucester Docks – Upton-upon-Severn – Worcester: 36½ miles, 3 locks Why does water, the elixir of life, give so much trouble… Boaters need a decent depth of the stuff below their hulls and not a lot at all of the vertical stuff that presents as rain. Since starting out on the 2017 cruise Cleddau has been beset by water troubles, most minor, some more problematic… It was last Autumn when it was noticed that the bathroom washbasin...