An Abandoned Canal – Preview Video

I have put together a quick edit from some of the material shot last week for the next Bald Explorer episode. I am calling it An Abandoned Canal as it traces the history of the Shrewsbury to Newport Canal. The film will tell a brief story of English canals and why they were left unused for many years in the mid part of the 20th century. I am also interested in the restoration project that is happening to this unique navigation by the Shrewsbury and Newport Canal Trust.

I hope you enjoy the preview. The main feature will be ready in January.


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About Richard Vobes

Richard Vobes is traveling Great Britain seeking out its history, customs and traditions, presenting them in a fun filled informative series called the Bald Explorer. Richard is an award winning podcaster, videographer and actor based in Worthing, England. Follow +RichardVobes on Google+

2 Responses to “An Abandoned Canal – Preview Video”

  1. Recorded the community channel “Abandoned Canal” (5am only on Freeview TV) and there was no sound ! Oh dear. Hope it will be re-transmitted soon WITH sound.
    Good video otherwise…