|Thank goodness the majority of the historical buildings are left.
|Rebuilt in 1921.
|An iconic view of Chester, the clock on the city wall, or a Victorian rebuilt city gate to celebrate Queen Victoria's Jubilee.
|The slipway today.
|Fabulous chap, engaging, knowledgeable and interesting.
|I now understand why a Bolinder engine makes the sound they do, but don't ask me to explain.
|The forge, a Blacksmith is in residence today still for metal works. There are six furnaces so it could have been a busy place in its day.
|The view across the Manchester Ship Canal and behind that the Mersey river and Liverpool.
|Restored NB Friendship.
|The cosy cabin
|Joe and Rose.
So we ascended the five double locks heading south on our way to pop WaL into Tattenhall Marina, our sister marina. We are away from Boating for another couple of weeks, more about that on our return.