Prothero on the Royal

F E Prothero‘s account of the Royal Canal in the 1890s, from F E Prothero and W A Clark eds A New Oarsman’s Guide to the Rivers and Canals of Great Britain and Ireland: Cruising Club Manual, George Philip & Son, London 1896.



2 responses to “Prothero on the Royal

  1. how much is £4000 in todays money?

  2. From this UK National Archives page, £4000 in 1890 would be worth £239,560.00 in 2005. You’re on your own after that! More conversion options here. bjg

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