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Sep 8, 2019 - Locks, Locks and more Locks

Wednesday 21 - 22 August Took in 11 locks on Wednesday and 16 locks on Thursday, all ascending. We’ve developed a bit of a routine going into locks but it hasn’t been without some problems. Earlier on Wednesday we had problems with two locks so were delayed over 2 hours whilst the VNF (very helpful) sorted out the issues. The average ascent in these locks are 3.5m and we’re spending near enough 15 minutes in each lock. Friday 23 August A bit of a milestone. After going through 12 locks (of which the last 8 were very deep (a rise of over...

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