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The tug Brent ― built by Bushell Brothers at Tring in 1928 ― undergoing trails on the Regent’s Canal hauling three 90-ton barges. Photos courtesy of Miss Catherine Bushell.

The tug Brent ― built by Bushell Brothers at Tring in 1928 ― undergoing trails on the Regent’s Canal hauling three 90-ton barges. Photos courtesy of Miss Catherine Bushell.

Western entrance of Islington Tunnel with steam powered tug & boatmen waiting for their craft to emerge c1905

Western entrance of Islington Tunnel with steam powered tug & boatmen waiting for their craft to emerge c1905

A canal boat loaded with fruit pulp travels along Regent's Canal, on its way from Regent's Canal Dock to the Grand Union Canal, and on towards the Midlands. The boat (registered at Rickmansworth) is being steered by a boatman and his son, in 1944.

A canal boat loaded with fruit pulp travels along Regent's Canal, on its way from Regent's Canal Dock to the Grand Union Canal, and on towards the Midlands. The boat (registered at Rickmansworth) is being steered by a boatman and his son, in 1944.

Miss March helps to unload the cargo of flour from her barge

Miss March helps to unload the cargo of flour from her barge

THE GRAND JUNCTION CANAL, A HIGHWAY LAID WITH WATER.

THE GRAND JUNCTION CANAL, A HIGHWAY LAID WITH WATER.

Canal boat sinking (Bob McCaffrey) Tags: england mist river canal lock smoke narrowboat hertfordshire sinking herts rickmansworth grandunion batchworth

Canal boat sinking (Bob McCaffrey) Tags: england mist river canal lock smoke narrowboat hertfordshire sinking herts rickmansworth grandunion batchworth

Caption: "Black and white photograph of refuse being loaded onto barges and being transported along the Grand Union Canal by Paddington Borough Council and St Marylebone Borough Council"

Caption: "Black and white photograph of refuse being loaded onto barges and being transported along the Grand Union Canal by Paddington Borough Council and St Marylebone Borough Council"

Manoeuvering narrow boats in the dock with barge poles on the Grand Union Canal, England.

Manoeuvering narrow boats in the dock with barge poles on the Grand Union Canal, England.

Captioned: "25th April 1917: A motor coal barge on Regent's Canal unloading its cargo." #Regents #Canal # London #Boat #lighter #barge #dock #east #limehouse #docklands #historic #railway #interchange #wharf #narrowboat #outboard #experiment

Captioned: "25th April 1917: A motor coal barge on Regent's Canal unloading its cargo." #Regents #Canal # London #Boat #lighter #barge #dock #east #limehouse #docklands #historic #railway #interchange #wharf #narrowboat #outboard #experiment

Three Bridges, Hanwell  ― the Canal crosses the railway  in an 8 ft-wide cast-iron trough aqueduct.

Three Bridges, Hanwell ― the Canal crosses the railway in an 8 ft-wide cast-iron trough aqueduct.

Scene at Brentford during the dreadful winter of 1962-63: the timber being worked was destined for James Davies (Timber) Merchants Ltd. at Hayes Bridge on the Paddington Arm.

Scene at Brentford during the dreadful winter of 1962-63: the timber being worked was destined for James Davies (Timber) Merchants Ltd. at Hayes Bridge on the Paddington Arm.