Moore 2 Life:Exploring the waterways

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Work Boats: Grand Union Canal Carrying Co.

This firm was formed in 1929. In 1934 GUCCC expanded to 362 boats. Built by Harland & Wolff at Woolwich, Yarwood & Son at Northwich and Walkers of Rickmansworth. Including 'Star' and 'Town' class types. 24 pairs of iron-sided elm bottomed composite boats were commissioned. In the 1940's many were nationalised and run by British Waterways. Most are now privately owned.

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ACTIS Butty Sm Woolwich Star class. Motor is BATTERSEA

| June 2007 Braunston |

ALCOR 4 70078 Motor Sm Woolwich Star class

| June 2005 Great Haywood | June 2009 Braunston |

ALDGATE 103 Motor Lg Woolwich Town Class. Private owned by Nick Wolfe

| June 2010 Braunston | June 2010 Braunston | June 2010 Willoughby |

ANGEL 211 Butty Lg Woolwich Town Class. Motor ALDGATE

| January 2008 |

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