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hardy scot

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About hardy scot

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  • Gender
    Male
  • Location
    bridge of allan

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  • Occupation
    retired
  • Boat Name
    ALCEDONIA
  • Boat Location
    SANDBACH
  1. Hi to you We did the cheshire ring 2 weeks ago Bridge 14 at Romiley justpassed is a good place to stop over night Duke of YORK PUB 2 mins walk turn left at bridge 14 best pub around good food black sheep ale new owners cash only . SUggest if only 2 on board get help or go down with another boat as the water is gushing over top and is nearly impossible to open lock gates on Rochdale 9 locks Hardy Scot
  2. We had to go into tattenhall marina for breakdown engineer very helpful & knowledgable, also let us stayover Night free of charge impressed with marina &service. Have you looked at church minstral marina new 2009 approx 3 miles from barbridge junction v impresed with this marina as well contact is robert or sue
  3. I have had the same problem on leaking chimmneys, & raised the question approx 1 year ago & got some good replies from fellow boaters. Refer to forum & type in MUCKY OLD FLUES this may help
  4. Ilive near lower scottish canals ie bowling (near glasgow to Edinburgh via Falkirk wheel the canals are not a patch on english canals locks you cannot operate yourself,must book inadvance for lock keepers to be present. service facilities vitually non existent, 1 marina partly developed.live aboard areas 2 possible Kilsyth (near marina) or Ratho nr Edinburgh. Total cruising from one end to other 50 miles ie 4/5 days travelling.
  5. Hi Dave Moore thanks for info @ present this is only in early stage replies have given some info & i have emailed phil seems to have retired @ tyedrum area approx 40 miles from me hope he is enjoying living in Scotland
  6. Thanks to all for the very useful information
  7. Thanks for this info i have been looking for this chaps e mail since he retired
  8. i enquire to see if anybody can help We are a syndicate who have a share boat & @ present the front bow is plain the syndicate wish to have the name of the boat painted ,letters shadowed .& some harliquin type @ the end of the name some harliquin side of name 10 name letters some harliquin either side of name. Could anyone advise please advise a indicitive price for doing this type of sign writing / painting.
  9. I read with interest the article in q & a of canal boat mag on Mucky old flues ( FEB 2012 ),Page 85 & we have the same problem of condensation/tar sepping between outer joints on to the roof. Question is their any solutions or chemical i can purchase to remove this wet / runny tar sunstance from the roof. Would welcome members handy tips... Read Full Entry →
  10. I read with interest the article in q & a of canal boat mag on Mucky old flues ( FEB 2012 ),Page 85 & we have the same problem of condensation/tar sepping between outer joints on to the roof. Question is their any solutions or chemical i can purchase to remove this wet / runny tar sunstance from the roof. Would welcome members handy tips to get rid of this.