REFERENCE BOOKS
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From Stem To Stern

By John M Hill
The practical guide to all aspects of narrowboat signwriting and decoration.  Spiral bound, and done in the style of a note book this guide is beautifully hand written.

FMC Book

By Alan H Faulkner
An illustrated history of Fellows, Morton and Clayton Ltd. (Black and white photos).

Knots By Peter Owen

Easy-to-follow illustrations and detailed instructions show readers how to tie seventy knots, useful for such activities as fishing, sailing, camping, mountaineering, decorating, magic tricks etc.

Britain's Canals - A Handbook

By Nick Corble

An accessible introduction to Britain's Canals and why they are so important today as a leisure pursuit.

Profusely illustrated in full colour. Appeals to the layman as well as boating enthusiast. Nick Corble's seventh canal book. With over 2,000 miles of navigable waterway in the UK, Britain's Canals are an asset to be treasure by everyone. Nick Corble has written an accessible guide which will help you get the best out of a visit or a boating holiday on the canal network.

Birds Of Britain & Europe Book

Collins
This new full-colour photographic guide to over 310 species of bird found in Britain and Europe arranges birds by size for easy identification. Pocket sized.

12 Volt Bible Book

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By Miner Brotherton
Basic how-to book of boat electrics. Ideal for a first introduction to the subject for someone who has little electrical knowledge.

A Canal People Book

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By Sonia Rolt
A fascinating and intimate collection of photographs of the canal boat community of the Midlands during the 1940s and '50s, a time when the narrow boats played an important part in transporting goods.

Art of Narrow Boat Painters Book

By A J Lewery
From the traditional designs of diamonds, hearts, clubs and fancy borders, to the development of the well-known 'roses and castles' theme, the author describes the techniques, and comments on the practice and style of boatyards and painters who have gained recognition within this tradition.

Cabin Crochet Of The Inland Waterways - Book 1

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By Janet Reeve
Cabin Crochet is a tradition on the inland waterways and is used to decorate narrowboat cabins and windows.  These booklets contain some history along with crochet patterns.

Cabin Crochet Of The Inland Waterways - Book 2

By Janet Reeve
Cabin Crochet is a tradition on the inland waterways and is used to decorate narrowboat cabins and windows. These booklets contain some history along with crochet patterns.