Canal Memories through Dacorum, by Denis Miles and Mary Nobbs

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Canal Memories through Dacorum, by Denis Miles and Mary Nobbs

Canal Memories through Dacorum, by Denis Miles and Mary Nobbs

Published by the Dacorum Heritage Trust in 2008, 74 pages. Paperback (N4899P1)

This fascinating book provides a wonderful collection of memories of life and work on the canals in and around the Hertfordshire district of Dacorum (which contains the towns of Hemel Hempstead, Berkhamstead, Tring and Kings Langley). Chapters include:

  • A Collection of stories about the canal at Tring
  • Memoirs of a British Waterways Canal Engineer
  • Memoirs of a Canal Boatbuilder at Tring
  • John Dickinson and the Canal
  • Canal Reminiscences of Working for Dickinsons in Apsley
  • Memoirs of a Boxmoor Man
  • Memoirs of a Boatwoman

The booklet includes several black and white photographs

The condition of the book is generally very good. The cover has one or two very minor scuffs, and a small crease in the top left hand corner, but the spine is intact and all pages are clean, intact, unblemished and tightly bound. Their is a small price sticker on the rear side cover

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