Thursday, 6 August 2015

Spring Summer Cruse 2015 ❺❷

Chisnall bridge to  Dashwood lock

Date 6 Aug 2015

Overnight the weather was overcast and included showers of rain.

Morning: A late breakfast was followed by an even later start.The weather was improving all the time. A few boats were on the move, which were mostly hireboats.

Afternoon: Late afternoon we started to look for a mooring and found one just above Dashwood Lock. turned out to be an ideal location.

Evening:  More of the usual television.


Birds: House Sparrow, Magpie, Carrion Crow, Rook, Blackbird, Mallard, Mute Swan, Coot, Moorhen, Grey Heron, Wood Pigeon, Kestrel, Black Headed Gull, Sedge Warbler, Swallow, House Martin, Swift, Jay and Green Woodpecker.
Butterflies: Meadow Brown, Common White, Small White  Skipper and Comma.
Damselfly: Banded Damselfly, Beautiful Damselfly, Common Blue Damselfly, 
Dragonflies: Ruddy Darter, Four Spot Chaser.
Today's Total.
Miles: 6.2
Locks: 3
Swing / Lift Bridges: 1
Tunnels: 0
Pump Outs: 0
Engine Hours: 4.7
Solar Panels: 20 Ah

Accumulated Total.
Miles: 2454.9
Locks: 1548
Swing / Lift Bridges: 350
Tunnels: 49
Pump Outs: 24
Engine Hours: 3334.3

Solar Panels: 23344 Ah

No comments:

Post a Comment

Please put your name to your comment. Comments without a name may automatically be treated as spam and might not be included.

If you do not wish your comment to be published say so in your comment. If you have a tip or sensitive information you’d prefer to share anonymously, you may do so. I will delete the comment after reading.