(above) image is part of a photo by Steve Bingham

It’s the next Historic Narrow Boat Owners Club AGM on Saturday afternoon at Napton Village Hall, so I’ve been browsing back through their excellent quarterly newsletter…

(above) image is part of a photo by Steve Bingham

These images come from the 2010/4 issue, and as it’s been a while since we’ve had any images of BCN day boats in the blog I thought I’d include them here…

The day boat is rather magnificently called the Flying Scott and is seen here in November 2011, loaded with timbers for the annual BCNS Bonfire & Firework event, towed by tug Bittel.

(above) part of an image from an article by Major S.A. Heaton, with just a glimpse of many day boats in Coombeswood Basin

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