If you go down to the cut today…

It’s another beautiful morning on the cut at Thurmaston. The ducks are quacking, the sun is shining, the boats are lying lazily in the water. The view up the canal from the lock bridge is delightful…

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Let’s take a closer look at those boats.

IMG_1177Hmm. One of them has a very bright green stern, with vibrant tunnel flashing…

IMG_1178Could it be?

IMG_1179It is! It’s Froth on the Daydream, resplendent now in her full livery!

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There’s lots of progress all over the boat today. We have bow thrusters:

Bow thrusterWe have gas:

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There are lights now throughout the cabin:

IMG_1162In the bathroom, the toilet flush works, the sink area is done, and the shower works beautifully with excellent pressure and plenty of room inside:

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Talking  of running water, the kitchen sink is also working:

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And the oven is ready for that Christmas turkey:IMG_1172

We are just waiting on the central heating, which has an air lock somewhere in the system. This will be eliminated soon.

Meanwhile, the doors are all in place, with the exception of the large ones between each room. There were 59 doors, in the end!

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It just goes on getting more and more exciting!IMG_1167

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