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Hold On a Minute

  • Author: Tim Wilkinson
  • Binding: Paperback
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The author tells how he and his wife hired a pair of boats from the Docks & Inland Waterways Executive in 1948 and spent a year carrying cargo on the canals, such as coal, scrap bullets, milk powder, grain and timber. The book tells of the painful process of learning the innumerable skills needed by the boatmen.

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