Uncovering a Post
The Wyrley & Essington Canal was brought by the BCN Company in 1840, so this innocuous looking cast iron post is the best part of 170 years old! [...]
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Sheds and Much More
Well this past month has seen Christmas come and go and a new year begin. HAPPY 2017 TO EVERYONE. We had a lovely time and enjoyed our celebratory meal in a shed, yes no joking, it was in a shed. [...]
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One Month On
Well one month ago we all arrived here at Urban Moorings and what a day that was!! Had to remove a supermarket delivery trolley and a couple of chairs and assorted detritus from the arm just to get two of [...]
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The Beginning of ‘The Plan’ and a Change of Direction
Like most good plans, the seed of the idea had been conceived several years previously when Alison and Louise had a winter mooring at the former Sampson Rd Depot at Camp Hill in Birmingham: an existing visitor and workboat basin [...]
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