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Photos of craft from the historic boat collection at the National Waterways Museum, Ellesmere Port.
Boats galore!
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Boat festivals

Pictures from the trips our historic fleet have made to the many festivals around the waterways.
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Photos of museum volunteers in action
Steven 2012
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Charity boat pull 2011
Charity boat pull 2011
Charity boat pull of BMS's horseboat Gifford from NWM in Ellesmere Port to Chester, and back again. Volunteers crewed Gifford while members of 234 squadron Royal Logistics Corps took the place of the horse by manually pulling the boat - 30 July 2011
Horses at work event 2011
Horses at work event 2011
Volunteers crewing historic horseboat Gifford as she is pulled along by Bilbo Baggins from the Horseboating Society - August 2011.
Horses at work event 2011
Horses at work event 2011
A farrier demonstating his craft on one of the horses from Parkgate Pony Sanctuary at the National Waterways Museum - August 2011
Horses at work event 2011
Horses at work event 2011
Re-enactment of boatmen loading and unloading historic narrowboat Shad at the National Waterways Museum - August 2011
Horses at work event 2011
Horses at work event 2011
A horse-drawn delivery to Porter's Row at the National Waterways Museum - August 2011
Horses at work event 2011
Horses at work event 2011
A horse-drawn bread delivery to Porter's Row at the National Waterways Museum - August 2011
Warriors and Washerwomen Living History Fair 2012
Warriors and Washerwomen Living History Fair 2012
Some of the period re-enactors at the Warriors and Washerwomen Living History Fair at the NWM, Ellesmere Port - 12 May 2012
Warriors and Washerwomen Living History Fair 2012
Warriors and Washerwomen Living History Fair 2012
Some of the period re-enactors at the Warriors and Washerwomen Living History Fair at the NWM, Ellesmere Port - 12 May 2012
Paralympic Flame 2012
Paralympic Flame 2012
The arrival of the Paralympic Flame at the National Waterways Museum on one of the Wirral Community Narrowboats - Sunday 26 August 2012.
Rating: 5.00
Model boats event 2013
Model boats event 2013
A view of the top wide lock at the National Waterways Museum, in use as a miniature dock during the annual model boats event - 2 March 2013
Model boats event 2013
Model boats event 2013
A view of the top wide lock at the National Waterways Museum, in use as a miniature dock during the annual model boats event - 2 March 2013
Model boats event 2013
Model boats event 2013
A view of the top wide lock at the National Waterways Museum, in use as a miniature dock during the annual model boats event - 2 March 2013
Easter Boat Gathering and Shanty Festival 2013
Easter Boat Gathering and Shanty Festival 2013
Real ale bar being set up for Easter - 26 March 2013
1940s weekend 2013
1940s weekend 2013
1940s weekend and there was a great mixture of costumes and uniforms at the museum. Army, Navy, Air Force, ARPs, Bobbies, Bevan Boys, Land Army Girls and more - 26 October 2013.
1940s weekend 2013
1940s weekend 2013
1940s weekend 2013
1940s weekend 2013
1940s weekend 2013
1940s weekend 2013
1940s weekend 2013
1940s weekend 2013
1940s weekend 2013
1940s weekend 2013
1940s weekend 2013
1940s weekend 2013
Santa Cruises 2013
Santa Cruises 2013
Santa chatting to families whilst they enjoy their Santa Cruise - the first part of this festive experience - 23 December 2013.
Santa Cruises 2013
Santa Cruises 2013
Santa and one of the story-tellers showing visitors the 'chocolate mine' - the second part of this year's festive experience - 23 December 2013.
The Wartime Port - 1940s event 2014
The Wartime Port - 1940s event 2014
The Wartime Port - 1940s event 2014
The Wartime Port - 1940s event 2014
The Wartime Port - 1940s event 2014
The Wartime Port - 1940s event 2014
The Wartime Port - 1940s event 2014
The Wartime Port - 1940s event 2014
The Wartime Port - 1940s event 2014
The Wartime Port - 1940s event 2014
The Wartime Port - 1940s event 2014
The Wartime Port - 1940s event 2014
The Wartime Port - 1940s event 2014
The Wartime Port - 1940s event 2014
The Wartime Port - 1940s event 2014
The Wartime Port - 1940s event 2014
The Wartime Port - 1940s event 2014
The Wartime Port - 1940s event 2014
The Wartime Port - 1940s event 2014
The Wartime Port - 1940s event 2014
The Wartime Port - 1940s event 2014
The Wartime Port - 1940s event 2014
The Wartime Port - 1940s event 2014
The Wartime Port - 1940s event 2014
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