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“Always leaves on time...”

Brayford Belle Lincoln
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Owner description: This pleasureboat goes up the old fossdyke canal from Brayford Pool Lincoln (where there are several pub restaurants, There is a commentary on Lincoln history as it goes past house boats and into the country. It is an one hour trip.
Prescott, Arizona
Level 3 Contributor
20 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Always leaves on time...”
Reviewed 25 May 2014

...don't miss the boat. They have departure times listed on a billboard. Good location, short cruise, no bad seats. Saw a lot of the area you can't see by walking.

Visited May 2014
Thank N0ltze
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English first
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“unforseen circumstances”
Reviewed 22 May 2014

having read the mostly positive reviews we decided to give this a go on Thurs 22nd May. first trip of the day was due to be at 11am and we were there in plenty of time. after hanging around for ages, mostly just looking at the boat moored across the marina we made the assumption that perhaps the previous day's rainfall was the 'unforeseen circumstance' that meant the trip wasn't running, despite a subsequent (unanswered) phone call the boat appeared moored up most of the day so this review isn't really of the boat trip more of the really unhelpful and unattended Brayford Belle signage

4 Thank Chris B
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Brigg, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
44 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Amazing location”
Reviewed 6 May 2014

Unusual location. Top notch food in lovely relaxed surroundings. Ideal location fir a special occasion.

Visited August 2013
Thank Margaret M
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St Albans, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
368 reviews
93 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
“Simple out and back trip but from somewhere to nowhere”
Reviewed 5 May 2014

Took this trip out from Brayford Wharf, you quickly leave the Wharf behind and potter down the canal/River Witham. I found the trip quite boring, past student halls, no wildlife and not much commentary. For £6.50 it's okay if you have an hour spare, but if not, just chill at Brayford instead.

Visited May 2014
2 Thank Gary T
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Bradford, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
55 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
“Pleasant way to spend an hour”
Reviewed 4 May 2014 via mobile

Friendly and helpful crew made for a pleasant hour on the canal. Not very much of interest in May but were assured that there was plenty of wildlife to be seen. The journey was made much more interesting once the boat horn had been sounded with an old man hurling abuse at the boat saying it was a b#$^#@ nuisance followed by shouts from the other side of the canal in student accomodation and three lads bared their backside and wafted their genitalia at us. Made the £6.50 worthwhile.

Visited May 2014
1 Thank nursegladys123
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