Canal barges with people on excursion, Union Canal, near Edinburgh.

Maker
Unknown
Production date
Circa 1912
Description
Two canal barges, crowded with children supervised by a number of women, are moored to the canal bank. Some boys are dangling their legs over the side. Lion rampant flags are being flown.
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Department
Maker
Production date
Circa 1912
Subject notes
The canals were well used for recreation while still in commercial use - walking, swimming, boating and in this case taking excursions.
Accession number
P01046

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