SJ9033 : Hire boats at Stone, Staffordshire

taken 4 years ago, near to Stone, Staffordshire, Great Britain

Hire boats at Stone, Staffordshire
Hire boats at Stone, Staffordshire
These narrowboats are in the distinctive two tone green colours of the Canal Cruising Company. This company has been hiring out boats since 1948 and is now the oldest boat hire company operating on the canals. LinkExternal link

Most of the boats' names include the word "Ginger". Here we see the narrowboats Olivia Ginger and Martha Ginger at the company's base above Star Lock. They are 68 and 70 feet in length, respectively, and have berths for six people.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 2 September, 2014   (more nearby)
Thursday, 16 October, 2014
Geographical Context
City, Town centre  Canals 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9005 3384 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:54.1143N 2:8.9621W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9001 3384
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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