Couldn’t resist this lovely mooring ️酪 #bramblecuttings #trentandmerseycanal #canalrivertrust #canalboatlife #narrowboating #livingthedream #gloriousbritain #lifeonthecut #canallife @ Bramble Cuttings The Hamble moorings are located near the entrance to the River Hamble and provide economical and private permanent berths for members. Brine extraction has been taking place on a large scale here for around 150 years, and near Wincham, the canal passes right through one of the factories. Bramble Cuttings. It was 1415, under an overcast sky, when we set off towards Northwich and Middlewich though we planned to stop at a lovely 48 hour mooring called Bramble Cuttings, about 20 minutes cruising time from Croxton Lane where the Fiat was parked. After a bit of a late start (11.30am) we have moved outside of Middlewich to a pleasant mooring with the rather nice name of Bramble Moorings. ( Log Out /  An hour or so down towards Middlewich is a lovely mooring spot called Bramble Cuttings. So much for our plans to stay at Billinge Green Flash for a Got the second wash through in two days, and still ended up on nominal 97% SOC by the time the sun went in. Sunday 5 May 2019 Day 9: Bramble Cuttings to Bridge 212 Dutton Hall ... You can imagine our dismay - thoughts of a Sunday Roast had been on our minds since yesterday and last nights mooring carefully chosen to deliver us to this particular pub at lunch time. The Broken Cross Boat Club have adopted the Bramble Cuttings Mooring site on the Trent & Mersey Canal, and are committed to maintaining & Developing the site. Pushing off at the back and reversing out into the cut to give more room to swing her bow round eventually worked and we could head towards Wardle Lock. The picnic tables (or their manufacture ) were interesting : We first stopped here on a trip around fifteen years ago – for some reason I remember eating saugage sandwiches for lunch. Bramble Cuttings Mooring Extension 4th-6th March When Dreamsong, Celtic Dawn, Lyndsey Jane & Eden Keel arrived on Thursday 3 rd March CRT had already unloaded some sacks of materials. Pick & buy a new Lighting at affordable prices and find our huge range of size & color here! Oakwood marina. We bought our first narrowboat in 2010 and had the current one built in 2016. As we’re used to going backwards and forward... On Tuesday morning we set off for Runcorn which is on the Manchester Ship Canal, the River Mersey and the Bridgewater canal. The club regularly undertakes working parties to the site. We planned out a circular walk in open countryside for Thursday morning. Hannah’s Walk to Bramble Cuttings, Trent and Mersey Canal. Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. It started off OK; we left our overnight mooring (of which more in a bit) at a reasonable time, passed through ‘Big Lock’ in Middlewich, and tied up for a visit to Tesco – all before lunchtime. Hecky heck, that’s a while away though, and I may even luck into another vacant mooring at Bramble Cuttings on the way “back”. Fuelboat Halsall, that covers this area, got in touch with I think that in the summer it’s very hard to get a mooring here as it’s so popular but today it was empty. Bramble Cuttings. Billinge Green Flash (One of our favourite mooring... Runcorn (and a new stretch of canal for us), Shirley (yes, at the drawbridge again but only a few hours from Lapworth), Bourg-et-Comin (a thank you to blog readers). As we supped our cuppas in bed we could hear the boat behind us start up its engine and gradually pull away, when it came to taking a peek out of the side hatch we realised we were on our own, the boat in front of us had vanished. 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