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Northampton Arm Mosaic Trail Challenge

Collect 17 letters from mosaics found at each lock along the Navigation


IWA Northampton Branch

7.7km (4.8 miles)



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A canal mosaic nature trail, featuring 34 mosaic designs, has been installed along the Northampton Arm of the Grand Union Canal. This wonderful new feature is made possible by the work of volunteers from the IWA Northampton Branch, pupils from two Northampton primary schools – Briar Hill and Delapre, and mosaic expert David Bowers.

At each of the 17 locks on the 4 ¾ mile Northampton Arm you will find two mosaic plaques set into the grass. One depicts an aspect of canal heritage, the other has a letter with an associated image from nature.

Download the form to collect all 17 letters and work out the phrase, then submit your form by email or post to earn yourself a Certificate of Achievement.


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