Starting the day in misty conditions - all four boats preparing to leaveAt nine am yesterday morning we pulled pins and started our cruise into the city of Chester. There was a convoy of four boats, Matilda Rose, Critical Point, Caxton and Enchantress, so we would be locking two boats through each lock on this journey as we were now in the land of double locks again.
The new Tattenhall marina with over 300 berths and now only 81 vacancies according to a sign by the entrance.
This tree, fully adorned in its spring blossom, was quite stunning.
More dredging activity
Here they have used the canal dredgings to recreate the canal bank.
This weeping willow is 'dressed to kill'
Watered and away again alone this very attractive part of the canal.
Victorian water tower
More industrial heritage