Category: Horseboating

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 onĀ  ‘Aspects of Horse Boating’. Tony is a superb speaker

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Welcome to 2016!

Wishing a very Happy New Year to one and all!

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George is flying!!!

As part of the Window on the World project, George was craned out of the canal this morning. She will shortly be winging her way (on the back of a low loader!) off to Devon for the start of her

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Welcome to 2015 !!!!

Wishing a very Happy New Year to one and all!

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Digital archive goes live

After a lot of hard work and determination by the staff and volunteers working in the Archives at the National Waterways Museum, the first phase of the digitisation project has finally seen fruition. The public now have access to thousands

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Welcome to 2014 !!!!

Wishing a very Happy New Year to one and all!

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Horse sculpture unveiling

The horse sculpture by Faith Bebbington will be installed at the NWM on 17 April and the official unveiling will be held on 18 May. Sue Day will be bringing one of her horses and horse-boating will be part of

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