Canal World

Join us absolutely Free in just two minutes to gain access to all our features. Once registered, you will be able to submit new content and get answers to your all your canal & boating questions all for absolutely Free!

StephenA

Member
  • Content count

    549
  • Joined

  • Last visited

Community Reputation

27 Neutral

1 Follower

About StephenA

Profile Information

  • Gender
    Male
  • Location
    Cheltenham

Previous Fields

  • Occupation
    Oracle Developer
  • Boat Name
    Mintball
  • Boat Location
    Market Drayton

Contact Methods

  • ICQ
    0
  • Website URL
    http://steve.tty.org.uk

Recent Profile Visitors

2,768 profile views
  1. hilarious "advert" for webuyanycanalboat.com ...
  2. Apparently it got stuck open today because it expanded in the heat and they couldn't close it.
  3. So using the same logic we don't need to store nuclear waste we should just spread it thinly over the land it first came from?
  4. Oh it was a large dumping of sump oil into a stream that feeds the canal that did that.....
  5. round here that sort of property would be between 1 and 3 million
  6. 5 bedroom, detached with that garden... less than 900K .... sounds remarkably cheap.
  7. Or dump it in streams which can lead to this: We phoned C&RT and they basically closed the Middlewich Branch.....
  8. leeds & liverpool canal

    We had our gang plank stolen off the roof of our boat when we were moored in Upton-upon-Severn Marina .... We've been cast loose maybe three times since we started boating in the late 70's
  9. It looks like she's still around (Ward Marine in Boston went into insolvency in 1994) http://canalplan.org.uk/boat/93207 Or was when C&RT last sent me a full listing of their boats rather than a partial update. Looks like she's for sale: http://apolloduck.net/511607 Currently moored in a private boatyard on the Thames (Better Boating, Caversham)
  10. There have been kph notices on some canals for years .... oddly some of them expressed it as 6.43kph which is rather too exact for a canal (6.43 is 3.995417 mph, 6.44 is 4.00163 mph ... and 0.006 of a mile is 31 feet)
  11. Scarisbrick Marina has fuel, and pumpout and quite a nice little cafe...
  12. In some of the villages residents cars get vandalised if they doesn't blend in.....
  13. There have always been some very good lagers.. its just that they've not been commonly available - Dark Carlsberg, and then the various Cherney Pivos in the Czech Republic...
  14. Pretty sure its stop gates ... its a longish pound there so having stop gates in the middle of it makes a lot of sense.
  15. It was there in 1980..... when we were hiring from Anderton Marina.