THE FRENCH CANAL ROUTES
TO THE MEDITERRANEAN.
If you are thinking
about using the French canals to passage between the UK
and the Mediterranean then this book contains all the
information you need.
It describes the
Routes, the regulations the paperwork - How where and
when to get the qualifications and license,
air heights, locks and a whole lot more.
There are 'charts'
throughout, the distances, dimensions & main stopping
places and is the only publication to list ALL the possible stopping places on the Rhone River!
Over 2700 copies of this book have been sold and it has
become the ''standard'' pilot book for transiting the
French canals to the Mediterranean and back.
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THE CHAPTER HEADINGS
1. OVERVIEW OF THE ROUTES
The ‘fast’ classic route
The ‘slow’ classic route
The Calais or St Valery sur Somme Route
Canal Du Midi route.
ICC - International Certificate of
CEVNI – canals and rivers qualification
VIGNETTE - French pleasure boat licence
Engine - cooling and overheating problems
in the canals
Taking down & stepping the mast
Gas, Fuel, Plank, Warps etc.
5. THE ‘FAST’&
’SLOW’ CLASSIC ROUTES TO PARIS
The Seine to Paris
6. THE CLASSIC FAST ROUTE
Canal du Loing
Canal du Loin
Canal de Briare
7. THE CLASSIC SLOW ROUTE
Canal de Bourgogne
8. THE SAÔNE
9. THE RHONE to Port St Louis & Sete
10. THE CALAIS
OR ST VALERY SUR SOMME 'SCENIC' ROUTE
11. TO PARIS FROM NOYANS – alternative to Calais/St Valery ‘Scenic route’
12. CANAL DU
13. SETE to
the Classic Routes
14. NETHERLANDS & BELGIUM ROUTE
Appendix. who can apply for ICC & CEVNI, mast
& boat transport companies, marine web sites for
canals, notes, updates, VNF 'vignette rates' and how
to apply by email, via web site, telephone and
letter as well as in person