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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NUNEATON 156 Motor Ex GUCCC Narrow Boat Trust. Butty BRIGHTON

| August 2004 | June 2009 Braunston | June 2009 Braunston |

OTLEY 158 Motor Lg Woolwich Town Class Ex GUCCC

| August 2005 Penkridge |

PURTON 162 47039 Motor Lg Northwich Town Class

| November 2006 |

RENFREW 165 Motor Lg Woolwich Town Class. Butty Nurser built LUCY

| October 2004 Hillmorton | June 2009 Braunston | June 2009 Braunston |

RIGAL 344 Motor

| August 2007 Bromley | August 2007 Bromley | February 2009 Bromley

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