Canal Boat - - Always On The Move -

The Leeds & Liver­pool was our long­est canal when built, and it seems like it’s our most news­wor­thy one to­day. We’re mark­ing its 200th birth­day with ten ques­tions about L& L news sto­ries from the past year or so.

1. Head­ing from Hamp­shire to the Leeds & Liver­pool is an enor­mous wooden what? 2. Which branch of the canal was shut for two months by a

cul­vert col­lapse? 3. In which town or city did a gate­crasher end up pay­ing £ 500? 4. The cap­tain of which un­usual ves­sel ‘went down’? 5. His­toric L& L boat

Ge­orge is be­ing re­stored by which mu­seum? 6. The L& L is be­com­ing part of a new coast-to-coast trail for what? 7. More days but

shorter stays – where? 8. Plans were an­nounced for a new ‘canal quar­ter’ around which fa­mous struc­ture? 9. A bridge in

Black­burn was un­usu­ally dec­o­rated with what? 10. In Burn­ley, His­toric L& L short boat Ken­net was one of the first craft to use a newly re­stored what?

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