“Friends” Horse drawn boat trip 15/09/2012.
The “Friends” left Canal Central on the new horse drawn boat “COUNTESS” for a trip
along the Montgomery Canal to Queens Head.
Leaving Maesburys with its historic buildings they passed a patch of overgrown reeds.
Then along a very attractive stretch before reaching Bridge No.77.
Passing through Aston Bottom Lock they then met two canoes.
After leaving Aston Middle Lock, further reed growth narrowed the canal before they reached Aston Top Lock.
Approaching Queens Head with the new A5 road bridge and visitors moorings where Cracker the horse found a well earned snack.
After lunch at Queens Head, the “Friends” then re-
This group of “Friends” have enjoyed a taste of the relaxed travel that the horse-
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