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Regent"s canal walk

Mary Cosh

Regent"s canal walk

from Camden Lock to City road basin.

by Mary Cosh

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Published by Isledon Publications Trust in (London) .
Written in English


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Pagination(11) p. :
Number of Pages11
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Open LibraryOL20789378M

  The Regent’s Canal Walk Map of The Regent’s Canal. The Regent’s Canal was opened in and crosses London for 14km, from the borough of Paddington to the River Thames in east London. Like most places in London, there is always so much history and Regent’s Canal is no exception. The walk from here is self explanatory, follow the Regents Canal heading west towards Camden. There is a section where the canal is shut near Camden in Kentish Town but follow your instincts and keep walking in the direction the canal was heading.

The Regent Canal walk So much to see. splitz the walk into 2 parts. Little at Warwick Ave Station. approx 4 miles to Camden lock. look for the diversion signs as you cross over Edgware Rd, where the canal is covered over. thru Regents Pk. to Camden lock. on to Kings Cross now /5(). Discover Houseboats of Regents Canal in London, England: A community of artists and entrepreneurs seeks a simpler life on London's waterways.

Regent’s Canal runs through the heart of King’s Cross. This nine-mile waterway winds its way quietly through our capital, from the River Thames at Limehouse to Paddington. People still live along the canal and the mix of boat moorings, heritage buildings and a connection to nature make for a charming setting. After crossing Edgware Road walk along Praed Street before turning right towards Paddington Basin, a recent development of office blocks overlooking the tail end of the Regent’s Canal. Cross over Paddington Basin and come to Lockhouse London, a pub serving well-crafted beer and food from early morning to late at night.


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There are plenty of places to stop off along the way – not least London Zoo, which the Regents canal walk book Canal runs right through – so you can make the walk as action-packed or quiet as you like. You’ll travel from Little Venice in Maida Vale through the East End and Mile End Park, all the way to Limehouse Basin on the River Thames.

Book your trip The Regents canal opened in linking the Grand Union canal at Little Venice and the River Thames at Limehouse, providing an important industrial transport route. Today, the canal is a leisurely corridor through London, navigated by.

Threat to the Regent’s Canal. Like all canals, the Regent’s lost commercial traffic to the railways and by the s lorries were taking much of the rest.

The Regent’s Canal Dock, at the junction with the Thames, closed to shipping in and this was the final nail in the coffin for this once bustling waterway. The Regent’s Canal. About 45 minutes later, I arrived by the Innocent Smoothie building where I’d originally planned to start the walk.

One of the first things you notice about the the Regent’s Canal is the wildlife. There are hundreds of ducks, swans and other wild birds there. Chalk Farm Station.

Start this Regents Canal Walk at Chalk Farm Station on the Northern Line. Follow the sign outside of the station that points towards Primrose Hill. Once you are on Regents Park Road and you can see Chloe’s Espresso before a bridge with lots of street art you’ll know you’re on the right track!.

If you’re not in London already and need to book train. Because we catch the North London Railway – the canal’s 19th century competitor – for our journey home, our journey back to REGENT’S CANAL Mile End to Haggerston – THE PRACTICALS.

The Regent’s Canal – Mile End to Haggerston takes place at pm on Sunday, March This map was created by a user. Learn how to create your own. Walk the length of canal-facing Blomfield Road, and the neighbourhood feels more townlike, reflective of the streets a Jane Austen character might have strolled two centuries ago in Bath or.

Regent’s Canal between the Caledonian-Canal bridge and the Canal Gas-holders, close to King’s Cross station, should be called Nightmare Alley.

Belligerent cyclists here have a real attitude problem. They exude an unbelievable sense of entitlement with regard to the tow path /5(). DAVID FATHERS is the creator of beautifully illustrated walking guide books to the waterways of London.

These include The Regent's Canal and The London Thames avid walker and artist, he is constantly looking for new ways to map London and to encourage others to see parts of the metropolis from different s: The guided walk is 8 – 9 miles with few gradients. There are many options to make the walk shorter should you wish to stop off at any point, with a choice of tube and bus stops en route.

Our final stop is a few minutes walk away from Warwick Avenue Underground on the Bakerloo Line. Walks are limited to 6 people, so please book walks from one week before and up to two days before the walk, by e-mail to [email protected] If you do not book, you will be turned away.

If, after booking, you cannot walk please let me know so I can contact another. If there is overbooking, preference will be given to Alton Group members. Book your tickets online for Regent's Canal, London: See reviews, articles, and photos of Regent's Canal, ranked No on Tripadvisor among 2, attractions in London/5().

Little Venice was the end of our walk along Regents Canal. We stopped at the pool formed by the confluence of the three canals – Regents Canal, the Grand Union Canal and Paddington Basin. If you want more and closer information about the exact route, then check out the page of the Canal and River Trust.

There you’ll also find a map. Tug with barges on the Regent’s Canal, late s. You may be interested in Old s negatives of the Regent’s Canal – amazing. The Kingsland Basin Development The Regent’s Canal – excellent article, with maps The Canal, Limehouse to Islington Regent’s Canal, Appraisal Report, excellent The City Road Basin.

During our most recent stay in London, we had the opportunity to take both a canal boat ride and a stroll along Regent’s Canal.

This is a fascinating narrow man-made waterway which for part of its length runs along the edge of London’s beautiful Regent’s Park/5(). We try to walk the Regent Canal at least once a year from Kings Cross Station up to little Venice (about 6km) with a detour around Coal Drops Yard.

Saturday afternoon on an overcast November, nice walk to Camden which was absolutely heaving with people once through - again /5(). If you can’t make the regularly scheduled, just-turn-up, public Regent’s Canal – River Tyburn to Little Vence Walk walk do think about booking one as a private tour.

If you go private you can have the Regent’s Canal – River Tyburn to Little Vence Walk – or any other London Walk – on a day and at a time that suits your convenience. Bring splash-proof clothes for the fountains and enjoy the tranquillity of Regent's Canal.

walking along Regent's Canal Go Jauntly have curated five new family-friendly walking routes across the UK which have been designed to help you not only. In John Nash (a noted architect and town panner and director of the canal company) had drawn up plans for the Prince Regent to redevelop a large area of central North London.

Plans for the canal were subsequently included in the scheme and hence the name - Regent's Canal. About our Regent’s Canal and Little Venice Music Walk. From white-stuccoed Victorian terraces, Regency villas and gorgeous gardens, to one of London’s most thriving houseboat communities, this Little Venice Canal Walk is a true gem of peace and tranquillity.5/5(1).

A first-person perspective London walk tour along the Regent’s Canal Towpath, starting at Paddington Basin, then to Little Venice, Regent’s Park, Camden Lock. The main one I like to walk on is Regent’s Canal.

This mile waterway is full of colorful canal boats and cuts through a lot of the best areas in the northern part of central London. Regent’s Canal runs from Little Venice in the west to the Limehouse Basin and the Thames in the east.