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Friday, August 02, 2013

Burton-on-Trent to Branston.

1.6 miles, 1 lock, 1hr 15mins.

Map picture

Branston

A cooler start today and another short journey.

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Approaching the Marston's bridge.

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The entrance to Shobnall Marina.

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We moored up just before the A38 road bridge and walked to Morrison’s supermarket for some food shopping.

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Awaiting Branston lock to empty. We will be spending the weekend moored near the Bridge Inn, Branston, exploring the Branston Country Park. After lunch we took a walk into the village.

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There is a tunnel under the main road to get to the village.

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There are some useful shops.

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Quite a surprisingly large medical centre for the size of the village.

Keith.

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