Tuesday, 28 June 2011

Coole Pilate – Audlum – Adderley

Another nice day to spend cruising, even though we had the Audlum flight of 15 locks ahead of us. We waved goodbye to Seventh Heaven as we set off. The flight was very busy from the start, which made it easier as all the locks were in our favour. It also meant we had a four boat queue at the water point, so we decided to moor and go to do some shopping first. Mooring for the night just below Adderley locks.

008 Seventh Heaven, Beacon Boat no 7


We bought fresh eggs at lock 15


Finally moored at the services beside the Shroppie Fly


Lock 12, the by-washes are really strong, making it harder work going up


Looking up Audlem flight


More local produce available, fresh scones, clotted cream and jam were purchased here


Moorings for the night at Adderley


Ali and John said...

Wow, what a lovely day you have had, its been really cloudy and cold and occasionally spitting with rain here! All we had on offer was Watford M1 Services!

p-millhouse said...

looks like you had it made,fresh eggs,cream teas what more could one ask for??

p-millhouse said...

shroppie looks good