A random collection of photos from our last week of cruising, showing the blue skies and bright days we have been enjoying.
Simple crane at Wychnor lockSo we turned and retraced our route through the varying surroundings; breweries, water parks, idyllic villages and farmland.
By Friday the works on the Atherstone locks were finished so we were able to turn onto the Coventry canal at Fradley, making stops at Polesworth, Atherstone, Nuneaton and then of course Coventry.
Acres of polytunnels at Whittington
Catching up with the Captain's log
Tuesday 26th Feb
Branston - Willington; 8 miles, 2 locks
Willington - Burton-on-Trent; 5 miles, 1 lock
Burton-Alrewas; 7 miles, 5 locks
Friday 1st March
Alrewas - Polesworth; 17 miles, 5 locks
Polesworth - Nuneaton; 10 miles, 11 locks
Nuneaton - Hawkesbury; 6 miles, 0 locks
Hawkesbury - Coventry; 5 miles, 0 locks
In Coventry all day
Coventry - Stoke Golding; 16 miles, 0 locks