Pleasure boats industrial canal
The history of the Amsterdam canals Amsterdaminfo
No longer used for shipping, the canal is still used for drainage, and in places some small pleasure and fishing boats. Down river from the Industrial Canal, the Florida Canal still marks the inland boundary of the Lower 9th Ward neighborhood of New Orleans and communities such as Arabi and Chalmette.
for regulating the use of pleasure boats and commercial vessels on canals belonging to or under the control of the British WWaterways Board made pursuant to the powers of the British Transport Commission Act 1954 (as amended by the British Waterways Acts 1971 and 1975) and for increasing the maximum penalties for breaches of other byelaws.
List of Series and Subseries - MSS 065 - Higgins
Today many of the smaller canals are used only for pleasure boats. Boat canals provide the walker with many excellent routes, as they are nearly always accompanied by a towpath, which makes a pleasant offroad track, and have the added virtues of flatness,