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Suffolk and Essex Stour Navigation

John Marriage

Suffolk and Essex Stour Navigation

by John Marriage

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Published by Tempus Publishing, Limited .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Boating,
  • Shipping industries,
  • Ships & Shipbuilding - General,
  • History,
  • Transportation,
  • History: World,
  • Essex,
  • Suffolk,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • Ships & Shipbuilding - History,
  • SHIPPING_GREAT BRITAIN,
  • SUFFOLK (ENGLAND)_DESCRIPTION AND TRAVEL,
  • Transportation / Ships & Shipbuilding / General,
  • Transportation / Ships & Shipbuilding / History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7982265M
    ISBN 100752423509
    ISBN 109780752423500
    OCLC/WorldCa149120379

    Navigation in the River Stour by Andrew Clarke. As far as we know, the River Stour was always navigable. This is certainly true of the other Essex Rivers, such as the Lee and the Roding, so is likely to be true of the Stour. However, the direct archaeological evidence for it is only slight. We have to make guesses from the evidence that is. The Stour Valley Path runs for about km from Cattawade near Manningtree on the Suffolk/Essex border along the River Stour to Newmarket near the river's source. The river largely forms the border between Essex and Suffolk, and so the path crosses between the two counties a number of times, as well as a brief visit to Cambridgeshire.

    Great Cornard is a village and civil parish in Suffolk, England. It borders Sudbury to the south and runs along the northern border of the county of Essex, separated by the River Stour. Great Cornard enjoys a wealth of history dating back 1, years to a mention in the Domesday Book . Six miles or so north of Colchester, the Stour River Valley forms the border between Essex and Suffolk, and signals the beginning of East Anglia proper. The valley is dotted with lovely little villages, where rickety, half-timbered Tudor houses and elegant Georgian dwellings cluster around medieval churches, proud buildings with square, self-confident towers.

      positioned on a kink of the River Stour on the Essex-Suffolk border, is of course, the setting for some of John Constable’s most famous paintings, such as . Boat Hire. For many years dating back to the nineteen hundreds, Dedham has been known as the place to hire a Rowing Boat. We have carried on that tradition and have 26 Clinker built Rowing Boats all for hire from 30 minutes to an hour or more for a leisurely row along the river Stour.


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Suffolk and Essex Stour Navigation by John Marriage Download PDF EPUB FB2

The River Stour (/ ˈ s t ʊər, ˈ s t aʊər /) is a river in East Anglia, is 47 miles (76 km) long and forms most of the county boundary between Suffolk to the north, and Essex to the south.

It rises in eastern Cambridgeshire, passes to the east of Haverhill, through Cavendish, Bures, Sudbury, Nayland, Stratford St Mary, Dedham and flows through the Dedham Vale Area of Cities: Haverhill, Sudbury, Harwich.

Product Information. Made famous by John Constable's paintings, the River Stour is one of the major rivers of East Anglia. Navigable for hundreds of years, in an Act of Parliament was passed making the waterway suitable for barge traffic.

River Stour Navigation The River Stour rises at Wratting Common, Cambs and flows to the sea Suffolk and Essex Stour Navigation book Harwich.

For many miles it forms the border between Essex and Suffolk. It is, of course, world famous as being the inspiration for many of John Constable's paintings including 'The Haywain'.

River Stour Navigation Guide – £ The Environment Agency and River Stour Trust have produced a very good guide for paddlers about the Suffolk/Essex River Stour. A map of the entire navigable route printed on damp proof paper that folds down to size A5 and opens up to size A2.

The Essex & Suffolk River Stour Navigation Paperback – 1 Oct. by John Marriage (Author) See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" £ £ £ Paperback £ Author: John Marriage. NAME OF RIVER: River Stour, Suffolk.

WHERE IS IT?: Suffolk/Essex border. Map. PUT-INS/ TAKEOUTS: Put In: NB - where pubs are mentioned, ask the landlord's permission. None of them raised any difficulties with us, but then we did stop for a meal in most cases.

(1) Sudbury at the Granary, HQ of the River Stour Trust, free parking next to river. Essex and Suffolk Water is a water supply company in the United operates in two geographically distinct areas, one serving parts of Norfolk and Suffolk, and the other serving parts of Essex and Greater total population served is million.

Essex and Suffolk is a 'water only' supplier, with sewerage services provided by Anglian Water and Thames Water within its areas of. River Stour’s Route. The river Stour running through Flatford rises at Wratting Common in Cambridgeshire and flows for 42 miles to its destination in Harwich and the North Sea.

Length: 42 miles, four miles in Cambridgeshire and eight miles in Suffolk and then it forms the boundary between Essex and Suffolk; Direction: north westerly to start with.

River Stour Trust. The Essex & Suffolk Stour Navigation: A History. Posted by CatherineB; on Janu ; Full size is × pixels Leave a Reply Cancel reply.

Comment. Name. Email. Website. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. The Stour Valley Path is a 60 mile route following the valley sides of the River Stour through the beautiful Suffolk, Essex and Cambridgeshire countryside, including the Dedham Vale AONB.

A public transport itinerary pack 'Days Out Along the Stour Valley Path' has been developed to allow walkers to do the path in stretches and take a bus or. Essex and Suffolk Stour by Sean O'Dell,life and trading decline of the Stour Navigation from the seventeenth century.

This book looks at the circumstances surrounding the construction of the first lock gates and general engineering works that converted the river into an inland navigation and the changing fortunes in the.

This area covers the southern part of the county that includes the towns of Lavenham and Hadleigh and their hinterland as well as them Suffolk side of the Stour Valley (from East Bergholt and the Stour estuary in the east as far as Clare in the west) that stretches along the Suffolk–Essex border to the south.

River Stour Trust. K likes. Registered charity (No) led by volunteers dedicated to the restoration and conservation of the Suffolk/Essex River Stour Navigation. For a real splurge, book a table at Le Talbooth in Dedham ( ) in a 16th-century timbered building on the banks of the Stour.

Expect candlelight, attentive service and. The River Stour was one of the first rivers in England to be converted into a navigation system - there were no guidelines and many mistakes.

Although the Act of Parliament made the River Stour a navigable river, it did not include rights of passage for horses to travel along the tow paths and these rights had to be negotiated afterwards.

Details the beginnings, life and trading decline of the Stour Navigation from the seventeenth century. This book looks at the circumstances surrounding the construction of the first lock gates and general engineering works that converted the river into an inland navigation and the changing fortunes in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.

Paddle the full River Stour Navigation from Sudbury to Cattawade. Explore the tranquil and beautiful Suffolk Stour as it weaves its way through the glorious Essex and Suffolk boarder, but take it slightly easier with a camping stop midway.

Day 1: transfer. Take a cruise from Catterwade to Flatford Mill on the River Stour. Not the normall sail fom Flatford to Dedham but this through Constable's Dedham Vale, Essex and Suffolk countryside. The Essex/Suffolk Stour is a very lovely river. I don't know the Colne but you may find it better after Xmas when we've had some frosts and floods to clear the weed.

That's certainly the same for the rivers further down my way such as the Chelmer, Wid and Roding. Search location River Stour is at.provides on-line street level maps for the whole of the UK.

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Get this from a library! Stour Navigation and Sandwich Harbour: prospectus sketch of the plan, the report of the engineer, with the estimates, and a statement of the revenue, calculated on the trade carried on, in [United Committee for the Stour Navigation and Sandwich Harbour.].Boat Hire on the River Stour from our Sudbury Hire Centre.

Hourly to full day canoe and kayak hire leaving from and returning to the Hire Centre on the banks of the River Stour with hire prices from £10 per person for the first hour and £4 for each 30 mins thereafter.5' 5" x 4' 10" (m x m) PROPERTY DESCRIPTION Lock Cottage, as the name implies, was built as a lock keeper's cottage in circa as one of 16 identical cottages, constructed along the south navigation, of which only two remain.

The cottage stands adjacent to the former Nayland Lock with the River Stour to the south and west and Lock Pool to the south and east.