Oxford Canal

colin on April 18th, 2015

From Banbury we continue – where else? – along the Oxford Canal, through Cropredy, where we stayed overnight, and on to Fenny Compton and Napton. Once through the Claydon top lock, it’s a long run at the same level until reaching the Napton top lock. We then descend through Napton and have to choose which […]

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colin on April 14th, 2015

We have moored right in the centre of Banbury. There is a very narrow stretch of water to get into town and a lock followed by a lifting bridge in the middle. Boats have to go in one at a time and quite a few spectators lined up to watch the fun. The boat in […]

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