Cruising Log for NB Be‐Bop.

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Date: Distance: 🛈 Locks: 🛈 Location: Remarks:
(Thursday, 00:00)
0.7?Nantwich.Here for Christmas. [Arrived: . Waterway: Shropshire Union (Birmingham and Liverpool Junction Canal — Main Line)]
(Tuesday, 13:00)
2.6?Hurleston Junction.Here for a day or so.
(Saturday, 11:00)
1.4?Barbridge Junction.Here for a day or so.
(Sunday, 15:00)
1.3?Somewhere in Shropshire.Here for a day or so. Decided to come South via Stoke‐on‐Trent, since the stoppage is over. [Waterway: Shropshire Union — Middlewich Branch]
(Tuesday, 15:00)
6.0?Middlewich.Here for a day or so. Came for the shopping, weather forecast is rain till the weekend.
(Wednesday, 17:00)
2.6?Tetton Bridge near Middlewich.Here for a day or so. Moving on as soon as the ice melts. [Waterway: Trent & Mersey (Main Line)]
(Thursday, 17:00)
1.4?Elton Moss near Sandbach.Here for a day or so. Snowing & ice here.
(Friday, 16:00)
1.3?Paddy's Wood, near Sandbach.Here for a day or so. Springlike today.
(Monday, 12:00)
1.1?Wheelock.Here for a couple of weeks. Malkins Bank stoppage will finish on .
(Saturday, 17:00)
4.1?Church Lawton.Here till Monday probably. Stoppage ended yesterday.
(Sunday, 16:00)
0.7?Church Lawton.Here till midweek probably. Moved up a little bit.
(Monday, 13:00)
3.1?Harecastle Tunnel, south entrance.Here overnight, maybe longer.
(Thursday, 15:00)
2.9?Festival Park, Stoke‐on‐Trent.Here for the weekend probably.
(Tuesday, 18:00)
5.2?Barlaston.Here for a day or so.
(Monday, 18:00)
4.8?Aston‐by‐Stone.Here for a week or two.
(Wednesday, 13:00)
7.3?Great Haywood Junction.Here for a day or two. Close to Stafford and the A51.
(Saturday, 09:00)
0.4?Great Haywood Junction.Here for a day or two. Close to Stafford and the A51. Right by the junction for the Bank Holiday, off next week.
(Tuesday, 17:00)
2.2?Wolseley Bridge.Here overnight.
(Wednesday, 14:00)
5.8?Near Handsacre.Here for a day or so. Can't stay for too long as I'm running short of fuel.
(Thursday, 15:00)
2.9?Fradley Junction.Here overnight probably. Might move on tomorrow as I'm only on moorings and on a bend too. [Waterway: Coventry Canal (isolated section)]
(Friday, 15:00)
2.3?Near Lichfield.Here for the weekend. Close to the edge of Lichfield, near Huddlesford Junction.
(Saturday, 18:00)
0.9?Near Lichfield.Here for the weekend. A tiny bit further south than yesterday.
(Monday, 15:00)
4.4?Tamworth.Here till the weekend probably. Not going to Crick; instead heading for Brum. Here for some shopping in Asda, just nearby. [Waterway: Birmingham & Fazeley (along route of Coventry Canal)]
(Thursday, 17:00)
3.9?Kingsbury, near Birmingham.Here for a week or so. By Kingsbury Water Park. Heading for Brum. I'll probably stay here till after the bank holiday. [Waterway: Birmingham & Fazeley]
(Thursday, 14:00)
2.7?Curdworth, just northeast of Birmingham.Here for a day or so. Nice shady spot to sit out the hot weather. If its quiet too, then I'll stay until midweek.
(Wednesday, 15:00)
5.7?Aston, Central Birmingham.Cuckoo Wharf — Here for a fortnight. Doing some repairs/upgrades to the engine and then off to Shardlow.
(Monday, 14:00)
5.7?Just north of Birmingham.Curdworth, here for a day or so. Nice shady spot to sit out the hot weather.
(Monday, 14:00)
2.7?North of Birmingham.Kingsbury. Here for a few days. By Kingsbury Water Park. Heading for Burton‐on‐Trent.
(Thursday, 17:00)
3.9?Tamworth.Here till after the weekend probably. Here for some shopping in Asda & Sainsbury's, just nearby. [Waterway: Birmingham & Fazeley (along route of Coventry Canal)]
(Thursday, 17:00)
2.3?Tamworth.Hopwas Wood. Here till after the weekend probably.
(Thursday, 17:00)
2.0?Lichfield.Whittington, near Lichfield. Here for a day or so. [Waterway: Coventry Canal (isolated section)]
(Monday, 15:00)
0.0?Lichfield.Whittington, near Lichfield. Here for a day or so.
(Saturday, 01:00)
3.4?Fradley.Fradley Junction, near Burton‐on‐Trent. Here for a day or so. [Waterway: Trent & Mersey (Main Line)]
(Monday, 17:00)
4.0?Barton‐under‐Needwood.Barton‐under‐Needwood, on the A38; near Burton‐on‐Trent. Here for a day or so.
(Wednesday, 17:00)
2.5?Burton‐on‐Trent.Branston Water Park, Burton‐on‐Trent. Here for a few days.
(Thursday, 18:00)
7.4?Near Derby.Willington, near Derby. Here for a day so.
(Saturday, 15:00)
1.1?Near Derby.Stenson, near Derby. Here for a day so.
(Wednesday, 18:00)
4.7?Near Derby.Melbourne, near Derby. Here for a day so.
(Monday, 15:00)
2.4?Shardlow.Shardlow, near Long Eaton. Here till after the Bank Holiday probably.
(Wednesday, 20:00)
20.8?Lichfield.Whittington, near Lichfield. Here for a day or so. [Waterway: Coventry Canal (isolated section)]
(Friday, 16:00)
2.1?Tamworth.Hopwas Wood. Here till after the weekend probably. [Waterway: Birmingham & Fazeley (along route of Coventry Canal)]
(Tuesday, 17:00)
6.3?North of Birmingham.Kingsbury. Here for a few days. By Kingsbury Water Park. Heading for Cuckoo Wharf, Birmingham. [Waterway: Birmingham & Fazeley]
(Friday, 15:00)
2.3?Just north of Birmingham.Curdworth, here for the weekend.
(Thursday, 15:00)
6.1?Birmingham (Aston).Moored at Cuckoo Wharf, here for two weeks or more. The job ahead is to do some more work on my ailing generator.

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