PENTARGON .. SPRINGER

An unassuming narrowboat perusing the
"Longest Friendliest Village in England".

DAY BY DAY

BLOG AND BLATHER

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Brentford Kingston

Posted by PentargonSpringer on October 17, 2017 at 2:00 PM Comments comments (0)

I'm just readying this one for the future!! Booked to leave Brentford at 1oc tomorrow for Teddo and Kingston. rain or no rain.

Limehouse Brentford Tue 17/Oct/2017

Posted by PentargonSpringer on October 17, 2017 at 1:55 PM Comments comments (0)

Booked out for 0930. Out at 0930. Tower bridge at 1010. on tickover. never raised a rev in anger for the whole trip. Hammersmith at 1230. Chelsea Bridge at 1300 and pulled up outside Thameslock at 1330 on the button to debunk a few theories and then go in the town side lock to tie up and GTFUOI

Charcoal on the Lea

Posted by PentargonSpringer on October 17, 2017 at 1:50 PM Comments comments (0)

In at Bow at 5.30am up to 'Acne. including a look at Lauries ship. Then down to Limehouse to take the plastic bags offa the prop to be ready for a 9.30 departure for erm west london?


I'm just reserving the blog dates.Tthe stories will come later. (1858/17/10/2017)

Brentford solo descent to Bow Creek

Posted by PentargonSpringer on October 12, 2017 at 4:55 AM Comments comments (0)

Including almost being rolled by a City Cruiser.

A previous phone call from Lennie to lock in on Weds morning tide. At 6oc!. meant having to go down on Tuesday as there are no [working] nav lights on Pentargon. Sunset is 5.20pm today in London.

Tues.10th October. Sunrise 7.15am BST 

6.20 Tide reaching top at John's boat but still flooding. Cast off at 6.30 and tied up outside Thameslock by 6.45am. Walk to Morrisons for 7oc opening and a bottle of milk and change to cana...

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Escape from Brentford

Posted by PentargonSpringer on October 12, 2017 at 4:50 AM Comments comments (0)

Fun in the afternoon as we locked out at 3.45pm but could not fight the flow at the corner to get into The Thames Queen. 

Brentford Stay

Posted by PentargonSpringer on October 12, 2017 at 4:50 AM Comments comments (0)

So Pentargon spent the day on Lots Ait while Mick went home and Pogue Took a look or two underneath

Kingston Brentford

Posted by PentargonSpringer on October 12, 2017 at 4:50 AM Comments comments (0)

Seriously bad planning meant we missed the gate at Richmond! Read all about it later.

Shepperton Bottom

Posted by PentargonSpringer on October 12, 2017 at 4:45 AM Comments comments (0)

Sunbury Molesey K-on-Thames

Beyond Windsor

Posted by PentargonSpringer on October 12, 2017 at 4:45 AM Comments comments (0)

Staines Laleham (Abbey Molyneux) Chertsey Shepperton top

Beyond Cookham

Posted by PentargonSpringer on October 12, 2017 at 4:45 AM Comments comments (0)

Maidenhead Bray Windsor


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