Crick wharf services
That will be the entrance to Crick Tunnel ahead
Plenty of these little guys about now
A stretch of newly layered hedge just before Watford locks
Moored and awaiting our turn to go down the flight.
I walked down to find the lock keeper who was overseeing two boats on their way up. Joe and I joined them and helped out with gates and paddles and then it was our turn to go down the flight.
Floyd checking that his Dad is OK with the boat before giving the order to close the gates
Lots of this bank repair using dredged materials
We moored up just short of Norton Junction and had a belated breakfast before I found the bucket and sponge and gave the 'dirty' side of the boat a wash down to remove four months worth of winter grime. I gave my boots a scrub with the remains of the water before I then took myself off for a long and deliciously hot shower, wonderful.
And a scrubbed boat!