Year: 2017

RePort 218, September 2017

The September issue of RePort  is now available to BMS members via the Members Only page.

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Recent photos of ‘George’ and ‘Bantam’

Here are a couple of photos of George arriving in Liverpool. And here are two more of Bantam leaving Ellesmere Port to join George at Lydiate.

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BMS Meetings for 2017 / 2018

The programme of BMS meetings from September 2017 through to May 2018 was now been added to the Diary page. There are many interesting talks, why not take a look.

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The June ’17 edition of RE:PORT is now available to members.

The June ’17 edition of RE:PORT (Vol 217) is now available to BMS members .

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Changes to this web site

The task of maintaining this web site has now passed from Sue Phillips to myself, Steve Sunley. Thank you Sue for  your sterling work over the past few years, its much appreciated. As you can see there have been a

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The Easter Boat Gathering from Good Friday 14 April to Easter Monday 17 April.

At the BMS meeting on Good Friday 14 April, Graham Boxer, Head of Museums will welcome visitors to the Easter Gathering. Then following this, Tony Lewery will give a presentation on  ‘Aspects of Horse Boating’. Tony is a superb speaker

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The March ’17 edition of RE:PORT now available to members.

As you know, BMS members can access the March ’17 issue of RE:PORT, the Boat Museum Society newsletter, from the “Members Only” area of this site.

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The Latest Waterways Journal is now available

Volume 19, the latest Waterways Journal is now available. Check its contents on the ‘Publication’ page

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9th Waterways History Conference

The next in the Railway & Canal Historical Society’s annual conferences on Waterways History will be held Saturday 24th June 2017. in The Noble Room, The Staff House, University of Birmingham. The Provisional programme is: “Waterways History?” 1000 Opening Admin,

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