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Canal Boat magazine article about buying a narrowboat, by Jim Batty  Taking the Ruffian with the Smooth

Account of the ups and downs of a three-year search to buy a second-hand narrowboat for the first time. This article is from the monthly Me and My Boats feature published in Canal Boat magazine, February 2011. Article   [PDF 1.5Mb]