Coal tippers, hydraulic dock cranes and treadmills – explore the various ways cargo was loaded on and off working boats in the Industrial Age.
Another chance to delve into the history of our great British canal termini with a visit to Limehouse Basin in London
Seek out the red signs that honour Britain’s most remarkable pieces of waterway heritage – from art deco stations and historic ports to engine sheds.
Meet the people carefully rehoming aquatic life in our waterways
Eleven locks for those prepared to go the Full Monty on the Sheffield & South Yorkshire Navigation
Visit the UK’s steepest staircase – the awe-inspiring Bingley Five-Rise Locks on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal
Take a trip to the country’s busiest lock flight, which also happens to be the location of an engineering rival
Marvel at Rennie’s magnificent creation – one of the longest continuous flight of locks in the country
Take a trip to see this historic flight of 22 locks designed by one of the canal age’s great engineers
Seek out a sleeping giant, historic meeting place and the longest flight in the UK on the Worcester & Birmingham Canal