It's great having a lockie to help on The Bratch, it's not actually that complicated but having someone to shout at you when you mess it up is reassuring. As we worked through this morning one of the local residents came for a nose around,
All the locks along this stretch have bridges across the tail, makes for easier working, they all seem to be of different design,
The garden of the lock cottage at Greensforge was just a riot of colour, dahlias of every hue.
It seems it was originally a boat-house, all I can say is they must have been very small boats.
We've moored for the night at Stourton Junction,
Watch this space..............