Cruising Log for NB Be‐Bop.


Date: Distance: 🛈 Locks: 🛈 Elevation: 🛈 Location: Remarks:
(Friday, 00:00)
6.1?300Birmingham (Aston).Moored at Cuckoo Wharf, here for two weeks or more. The job ahead is to do some more work on my ailing generator. [Arrived: . Waterway: Birmingham & Fazeley]
(Saturday, 15:17)
6.1?272Curdworth Top Lock.Here overnight. Hurrah! Finally away from Aston.
(Sunday, 16:00)
2.3?214Kingsbury Water Park — Just northeast of Birmingham.Here for a few days.
(Monday, 14:00)
3.9?209Tamworth.Here overnight. Going shopping in Asda & Sainsbury's. [Waterway: Birmingham & Fazeley (along route of Coventry Canal)]
(Tuesday, 18:00)
6.8?251Atherstone, near Tamworth.Here for a week or so. Near to the A5. [Waterway: Coventry Canal]
(Wednesday, 15:00)
3.6?285Hartshill, just north of Nuneaton.Here for a day or so. Nice pub for food here.
(Friday, 18:00)
7.8?298Middle of nowhere — near Coventry.Here for the weekend. [Waterway: North Oxford]
(Monday, 16:00)
4.4?296Brinklow.Here overnight.
(Tuesday, 16:00)
6.9?324Hillmorton — near Rugby.Here till the end of May. Local youth have tried to steal my immobilised bike — they failed. The busted remains have been impounded by the police …to prevent further crime sir. £200 to get the bits back.
(Sunday, 12:00)
1.9?299Rugby.Here overnight. Tomorrow I'll retrieve my bike from the clutches of the criminals police.
(Tuesday, 17:00)
1.9?324Hillmorton — near Rugby.Here for a day or so.
(Friday, 14:00)
3.9?319Willoughby Wharf, between Rugby & Daventry.Here for a few days maybe more.
(Wednesday, 19:00)
1.6?316Puddle Banks, Braunston.Overnight stop. [Waterway: Grand Union Canal (Oxford Canal Section)]
(Thursday, 14:00)
5.1?306Long Itchington, between Rugby & Southam.Here for a few days maybe more. [Waterway: Grand Union Canal (Warwick and Napton Canal)]
(Wednesday, 20:00)
3.5?359Bridge 116.Overnight stop. [Waterway: Southern Oxford]
(Thursday, 15:00)
4.1?382Fenny Compton, between Southam & Banbury.Here for a day or so.
(Monday, 14:00)
2.5?377Claydon, between Southam & Banbury.Here for a day or so.
(Tuesday, 17:00)
5.9?308Banbury.Here for a day or so.
(Thursday, 17:00)
0.8?307Banbury.Here for a few days.
(Wednesday, 17:00)
1.1?295South of Banbury.Here for a day or so.
(Monday, 15:00)
2.8?278Nell Bridge — South of Banbury.Here overnight.
(Tuesday, 18:00)
5.3?245Allen's Lock — Upper Heyford.Here for a bit. No 3G reception here.
(Wednesday, 20:00)
3.4?230Somewhere near Upper Heyford.Here overnight. No 3G reception here.
(Thursday, 14:00)
3.6?208Kidlington — Just North of Oxford.Here for a bit.
(Tuesday, 17:00)
5.3?192Central Oxford.Here for a day or so.
(Monday, 20:00)
6.9?170South of Abingdon.Here for 1‐day. [Waterway: River Thames]
(Tuesday, 13:00)
0.7?170Abingdon.Here for 1‐day.
(Monday, 19:00)
6.5?153Shillingford Bridge.Here for overnight stop.
(Tuesday, 14:00)
7.1?138Goring.Here for 1‐day (or so).
(Thursday, 14:00)
9.1?119Kennet Mouth — Reading.Here for 1‐day (or so).
(Monday, 12:00)
0.5?133Reading Gaol.Here for 1‐day, only a short sentance. [Waterway: River Kennet]
(Tuesday, 17:00)
1.8?130Fobney Lock.Here for a day or so.
(Tuesday, 22:20)
3.5?152Theale.Here overnight.
(Thursday, 17:00)
2.8?171Lower Padworth.Here overnight.
(Saturday, 12:00)
1.4?185Froud's Bridge — Aldermaston.Here for a day or so.
(Saturday, 19:00)
4.0?220Thatcham.Here for a day or so.
(Tuesday, 15:00)
3.0?239Newbury.Here for a day or so.
(Thursday, 19:00)
5.8?296Kintbury.Here overnight. [Waterway: Kennet & Avon]
(Friday, 17:30)
5.2?366Froxfield.Here overnight.
(Saturday, 15:30)
1.9?384Great Bedwyn.Here for a while.
(Friday, 15:30)
2.0?429Crofton.Here till the locks open on Sunday. Very little water here after a drought. Locks have been closed since Friday.
(Sunday, 17:30)
5.1?423Milton Lilbourne — Pewsey.Here overnight probably.
(Monday, 12:00)
0.4?424Milkhouse Bridge — Pewsey.Here overnight probably.
(Tuesday, 14:00)
1.0?417Pewsey Wharf.Here overnight probably.
(Wednesday, 14:00)
1.1?426Wilcot.Here overnight.
(Thursday, 13:00)
4.8?414All Cannings — Wiltshire.Here for a bit.
(Monday, 15:00)
1.7?419Bishops Cannings, Devizes, Wiltshire.Here for a bit.
(Tuesday, 13:00)
2.7?419Devizes Wharf, Wiltshire.Here for a bit. Moved to the towpath side on Saturday am.
(Thursday, 13:00)
2.7?419Bishops Cannings, Devizes, Wiltshire.Here for a bit.
(Wednesday, 16:00)
3.8?417Honeystreet, Wiltshire.Here for a day or so.
(Sunday, 17:00)
3.5?425Pewsey Wharf — Wiltshire.Here till when Wootton Rivers Locks are due to re‐open after the winter stoppage. Updated .

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