Through the French canals

by Philip Bristow

Publisher: Sheridan House in Dobbs Ferry, NY

Written in English
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  • France

Subjects:

  • Boats and boating -- France -- Guidebooks.,
  • Canals -- France -- Recreational use -- Guidebooks.,
  • France -- Guidebooks.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 193-195) and index.

StatementPhilip Bristow.
GenreGuidebooks.
ContributionsJefferson, David.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV776.48.A2 B74 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 198 p. :
Number of Pages198
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3578330M
ISBN 101574091670
LC Control Number2002156259
OCLC/WorldCa51266016

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Get this from a library. Through the French canals. [David Jefferson; Philip Bristow] -- Of route details -- Through routes to the Mediterranean -- Cruising the inland waterways -- Suitable and unsuitable boats -- Equipment -- Planning the cruise -- In the waterways of France -- Locks Waterways of France.

The French network of waterways includes canals and rivers, totaling over 8, kilometers. There are dozens of possible cruises, along a single canal or into other inter-connected waterways. Boats (within size limits) can.

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This page paperback is highly portable and indispensable for anyone wanting to cruise along stunning French scenery as viewed from its canals, rivers, and other inland waterways.

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Printed Navigation Guides. There are two series of chart-guides that cover the network – Breil and provides a detailed map of the subject river or canal, page by page, kilometre by kilometre, with information (in French, English and German) about locks (width, rise, number of chambers), bridges (air draft), depths, towns and villages; and moorings.

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The Canal du Midi (French pronunciation: [kanal dy midi]; Occitan: Canal de las Doas Mars, meaning canal of the two seas) is a km ( mi) long canal in Southern France (French: le Midi).Originally named the Canal royal en Languedoc (Royal Canal in Languedoc) and renamed by French revolutionaries to Canal du Midi inthe canal was at the time considered one Length: km ( mi).

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While you see some English narrowboats in French canals, meaning that their owners took them across the English Channel (or La Manche), you generally see much wider and more comfortable boats in the French canals. And, many of the French canals are still used for commercial traffic.

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