the widest selection of canal books, maps and guides
needlework kits and crafts
We specialise in gifts and books for canal and boating enthusiasts, occasional canal users, and those who enjoy being by the canal.
Painted canal ware (Roses & Castles) -
“Naked” (unpainted) Buckby cans, horse nose bowls, and hand bowls (subject to availability)
Brass plaques of local canals
Windlasses, mooring chains and ropes, anti-
Canal tea towels
Mugs, coasters, teapot stands
Lots of exclusive Audlem gifts -
Paintings of canal scenes
Original watercolours by local artist Sheila M Webster, and paintings by other artists. Prints of canal scenes
Canal and waterway books
We have the widest selection of canal guides and books anywhere.
We normally have over 450 titles available, including many out of print books, some reduced in price. There are also many shelves of secondhand canal books, including some rare titles. Please ring us for that elusive book!
Most books are available through our website -
Gifts for all the family -