World Wide Waterways archive

World Wide Waterways Archive

List of subjects for reference

News February 2015

IWI at Finow symposium
Why we should support the Finow Canal

N° 17 – Autumn 2003

Council and AGM summaries
Jos Pauly remembered
Seine-Nord maintenant ! (commit to build Seine-Nord – now!)
Whither the WCC ?
Tours in 2004
Wooden locks on Duke of Württemberg’s Canal (Russia)
Moving freight, big time… (USA)
…but low priority (USA)
World waterway news
CSNJ rides the Elblag inclines
Campaigns – Letter
Book reviews
News in pictures

n° 16 – Winter 2002-2003

Tom Grasso elected President
WWW production
Council meeting in Montreal on September 13
Towards a multi-sectorial waterways lobby?
WCC in Montreal
IWI action on EU Recreational Craft Directive
Waterway tours and cruises in 2003
World waterways news
IWI’s 6th AGM in Montreal
Brittany canals – achievements and threats
Letter : barges in difficulty?
Book reviews
In the news

N° 15 – Summer 2002

Council meeting in Dublin (1/12/01)
Council meeting in Roubaix-Leers (27/4/02)
Letter from the President – your views, please!
Milan restoration targets ‘low-key’ navigation
Brittany rivers : pollution the common enemy
Notice of AGM in Montreal
World waterway news
New York State’s Genesee Valley Canal (part 2)
Charleroi-Brussels canal : a historical perspective
Letter : ICC requirements
Book reviews
Internat mail order for members
UK restoration round-up

N° 14 – Autumn 2001

World Canals Conference working group
IWI web site up and running
Vice-president’s comment
IWI to cruise the Rhine
WW cruises to Holland, Berlin and Baltic
Adda canals World Heritage bid
On Vistula sandbanks (letter)
Brittany stifled by regulations (letter)
World waterway news
Cruising Ireland’s Royal Canal
New York State’s Genesee Valley Canal
Internat services
News in colour

N° 13 – Spring 2001

Fonserannes revival planned
President’s comment
Corinth Canal revisited
Cruising Association rally in Russia
Canalboat hauling device at locks on the Erie
World waterways news
– Commercial threat to the Midi…
– but improvements at Naurouze
– Longer locks on Ribble link
– 300 years of freight on the Aire & Calder Navigation
– Ulster Canal and Lagan Navigation
– Amis du Canal du Nivernais
– NY group to visit French waterways
– European project results published
– Restoration group work camps
– Safety precautions because of foot and mouth disease
– Rideau Canal immigrant
Campaign to amend EU directive in full swing
The Yangtze River Three Gorges project
New approaches to waterway standards
Montech-Montauban link to reopen
English edition of Uhlemann’s “Lifts and Inclines”

No. 12 – Autumn 2000

AGM and Council meetings
President’s notes: Des Leyden on WCC Rochester
WCC Rochester by Roger Squires
Tours in 2001
Historic event on Ireland’s Royal Canal
AIT and EBA canvas UN
Canal restoration round-up
– Lachine Canal (Canada)
– Huddersfield Narrow Canal (UK)
– Rochdale Canal (UK)
– River Weaver (UK)
– Wey & Arun Canal (UK)
– Deûle-Escaut Canal (France-Belgium)
– River Ebro restoration progress (Spain)
European Waterways map
Fluvial Magazine takeover
Cruise and Tour of the Lower and Upper Rhône