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Forth & Clyde canal guidebook

Forth & Clyde canal guidebook

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Published by Strathkelvin District Libraries & Museums in Glasgow .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementPaul Carter, editor ; prepared for Strathkelvin District Libraries & Museums by the Forth &Clyde Canal Society.
SeriesAuld Kirk Museum publications -- no.10
ContributionsCarter, Paul, 1943-, Strathkelvin District Libraries & Museums., Forth & Clyde Canal Society.
The Physical Object
Pagination112p. :
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20203964M
ISBN 100904966143
OCLC/WorldCa16681167

Photographs of the Forth and Clyde Canal from Bowling Basin through Glasgow, Kirkintilloch, Kilsyth, Auchinstarry Basin and Falkirk Wheel to Carron Sea Lock at Grangemouth Forth & Clyde Canal: A Photo Gallery of The Forth & Clyde Canal in Central Scotland. from Bowling. A Guide to Operating Locks linking the Union Canal and the Forth and Clyde Canal. Phone: Phone to book: The Forth & Clyde Canal follows the Clyde Estuary all the way down to the old ship building village of Bowling - a pleasant boating haven.

From Kirkintilloch you head east along the towpath of the Forth and Clyde Canal for 5km to Twechar. This is very easy walking and has a surprisingly rural feel given the generally urban nature of the surrounding areas. The canal is lined with trees and bushes and holds a fair amount of waterbirds including some graceful swans. Spent the morning with volunteers from Ripple Retreat, Canalcraft and Forth and Clyde Canal Society. We were donating one of the boats and oars built by Elena and her group to the retreat so that families could use it when the weather improves/5(5).

1 Falkirk Wheel (Half hourly buses from Falkirk town centre, or a good walk from the Falkirk "Camelon" railway station. You can also cycle along the Union Canal from Edinburgh - the route (about 50 km) is part of the National Cycle Network Route ). Built in to reconnect the Forth and Clyde Canal with the Union Canal, it is the world's only rotating boat lift. Photographs of the Forth and Clyde Canal from Bowling Basin through Glasgow, Kirkintilloch, Kilsyth, Auchinstarry Basin and Falkirk Wheel to Carron Sea Lock at Grangemouth A Photo Gallery of the Forth and Clyde Canal through the central belt of Scotland - page 1.


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