Collected Images

Pilot at the south end of Blisworth Tunnel. Date is pre 1908


This image, recently found, shows the same location as in the photo below but was taken a few seconds earlier. The steerer on the tug is bending down, possibly giving the order to go...

(Courtesy of NarrowBoat magazine, Autumn 2014)

...and in this picture, in a cloud of smoke, the tug has moved forward a few yards, setting off to take up the tow.

Blisworth tunnel, south end with two boats waiting for a tow from PILOT. c 1920



PILOT at Bulbourne Yard


PILOT at Bulbourne Yard