Looks like a nice bike ride!

Nov 21, 2020,13:10 PM

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Took the bike for a ride today along the canals into the city

 By: 111forza : November 21st, 2020-12:50
Not the route I’d usually take into the city but decided to make the 12 mile trip on the bike. Lots of pics hope you don’t mind : ) The nine locks Amazing what you can grow along here : ) M5 motorway above Galton bridge built by Thomas Telford in 1829. Wh...  

Looks like a nice bike ride!

 By: Chronometer (aka yacomino) : November 21st, 2020-13:10

It was thanks ; )

 By: 111forza : November 21st, 2020-15:27

My pleasure

 By: 111forza : November 21st, 2020-15:28

Good to get some fresh air. When the travelling

 By: Hulk : November 21st, 2020-13:48
Starts again i must give you a shout and meet up for a tea and chat. I flew into Birmingham nearly every week for a day to the UK office up until March. Enjoy. Cheers S

Sure thing mate ; )

 By: 111forza : November 21st, 2020-15:31

What a great location...

 By: cshimokita : November 21st, 2020-13:49
One could return quite often and always find something interesting to photograph.. Long post, but kept me wanting more ; ) Casey .

Yes my friend

 By: 111forza : November 21st, 2020-15:33
There’s lots of history along these towpaths. Also forgot to mention Birmingham actually has more miles of canal than Venice ; ) Fact

Lovely scenery and ride

 By: cazalea : November 21st, 2020-15:57
My friend and bike buddy Chris (now in Dorset) says: ”Nice pics - watches AND bikes - and latter bit where I grew up and ancestors on mother’s side came from. Changed a bit since I were a lad though. Sometimes I think not for the better. It was a great, d... 

Thanks Cazalea

 By: 111forza : November 22nd, 2020-00:06
Tell your friend the first leg started on the canal near Tipton I’m sure he’ll know it. The old Jensen factory is still there mate it’s on a loop off the main canal think it’s just out of shot on one of the pics. Im very familiar with the Netherton/Dudley... 

No problem mate

 By: 111forza : November 22nd, 2020-00:10
Certainly would have been different in those days imagine the canals would have been like our modern day motorways buzzing with activity ; ) Cheers

A lot of engineerings and talents goes in canal and bridges, oh and in that nice PADI too. Thank you for sharing your the ride.

 By: PoyFR : November 22nd, 2020-00:12
Regardless where, I like seeing sceneries anywhere in the UK, so four times thank you

Thank you glad you enjoyed; )

 By: 111forza : November 22nd, 2020-00:39

You’re welcome.

 By: 111forza : November 22nd, 2020-00:40

Well done mate : )

 By: 111forza : November 23rd, 2020-07:23

No problem

 By: 111forza : November 23rd, 2020-07:23

Thank you. Brings back memories. Spent many summers in Stoke on Trent.

 By: U3O8 : November 22nd, 2020-18:30
My uncle was a lifer at Wedgwood. Been a while since I’m been through those parts. He would have to drive places to meet people. I used to sit in the car. In those days it was ok to leave a young child in a car.

Nice memories buddy

 By: 111forza : November 23rd, 2020-07:26