A compilation of films about the inland waterways from the 60s and 70s. "299 Miles & 199 locks" Part 1: Filmed in 1975. The family set out with a Cathedral cruisers boat from Worcester cruising what is now known as the Avon Ring with a detour down the wolverhampton 21 and Stourbridge Canal back to Birmingham. Part 2: Filmed in 1973 aboard a Canal Cruising Co boat from Stone. The Caldon, Chester, Llangollen and Autherley all feature.
"Camping boat trip" Shot in 1974 aboard Union Canal Carriers Admiral class motor Lindsey. See the fun of camping boat holidays as they were.
"Bert Dunkeley and Prince" In this 1977 film Bert heads through Birmingham. Enjoy a trip aboard a wooden Samuel Barlow motor with a trusty Lister JP2.
"Voyage into England" 1962/3. The Oxford, Coventry, Ashby, Macclesfield and Peak Forest canals.
Total running time 1 hour 45 minutes. Originally shot on 8mm and super 8 cine film.