Sunday, 25 July 2010

Milton Keynes to Cosgrove

Having really enjoyed Milton Keynes and its splendid parks it was time to leave. We had seen advertised a canal festival at Cosgrove so we headed there for the weekend. Arrangements had also been made to collect mum and dad after their two week stay.

014 Leaving Milton Keynes

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Just enough of a gap to get through without scratching the sides

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An impressive mural next to the former LNWR rail works

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Iron Trunk Aquaduct, crossing the River Ouse

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Wire sculpture, Cosgrove lock

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Highly recommended

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Horse tunnel to get the horses to the pub stables, now a pedestrian walkway

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Lock ransom, raising money for the restoration of the Buckingham branch

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Traditional dress

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2 comments:

p-millhouse said...

on arrival at paddington basin,we were impressed with the lay out.the 2 weeks journey to cosgrove was picturesque and tranquil.and we thank you both for sharing part of your adventure with us.

Karen (nb Serenity) said...

It was lovely having you, we had a brilliant two weeks, although they did go very fast. I am sure you will be back soon. Love to you both xxx