Popular guide covering the canals and waterways in the north west of England around Merseyside and Manchester. Colour Ordnance Survey? maps clearly show locks, towpaths and boating facilities. There are also comprehensive navigational notes as well as descriptions of the towns and villages, pubs and restaurants alongside the waterways.

In print for over 30 years, the Collins/Nicholson guides to the waterways have always been a vital part of journeys along Britain?s canals and rivers. They are designed for anyone and everyone with an interest in Britain?s inland waterways ? from experienced boaters to those planning their first boat trip, as well as walkers, cyclists and visitors.

The Ordnance Survey ? Maps have added information showing:
? Locks, bridges, tunnels, aqueducts, winding holes and towpaths.
? Waterpoints, sanitary stations, pump out facilities and refuse disposal.
? Boatyards, pubs, restaurants and local shops.
? Mile markers and milestones (distance in miles and number of locks to strategic poi