Category Archives: Barges and wherries

Barges and wherries and other working boats originally for carrying cargoes

The Story of British Canals, 1993

It opens with a short but seriously scary aqueduct sequence… You won’t get me up there!


Britain Afloat: meet Jimmy Lawrence

Britain Afloat is on BBC One London and South East on Friday, 29 September at 19:30 and on BBC Two on Saturday 30 September at 20:00. It will also be available on the iPlayer across Britain for 30 days thereafter.

My thanks to Paul Tambini for the heads up…