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Archive for July 12th, 2010

Photoblog: To Barking Creek

Posted by indigodream on 12 July, 2010

Here’s a selection of the many photos that we took on the first day’s cruise – enjoy!

Limehouse Cut - doesn't look too rough in the sunshine!

This is where the car flew into the water - big drop, must have been a big splash. Hope that the driver was ok.

Assembling the convoy at Bow Locks....

Our leader - nb Doris Katia

And we're off.....

Great view from Bow Lock

Lenny the lockie - better do as you're told 🙂

View of Bow Creek

Canning Town DLR station

Bow Creek mouth

Clipper ferry....

nb Leda at the O2...

What a view....

Narrowboat invasion...

A rare visit to the deck.....

Hmm boring, where are the wabbits?

Can we go back to bed now?

Happy happy....

It's good on the helm....

What a wonderful sight...

'B' Span....

The Thames Barrier is an awesome landmark...

'F' span in defence mode...

Playing with the big boys - the Woolwich Ferry...

Unimpressed...

Passing the entrance to the Royal Docks, so now new territory for us..

What a day....

Toy boat!

Making the turn across the tideway towards Barking Creek mouth...

Another impressive tidal barrage...

Does my butty look big in this??

Barking Creek...

We had a great welcome from this block of flats....

Bill Blaik's boatyard....

Barking Town pool...

Fine but derelict old wharf building and the 'gateway' to the River Roding...

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