All the water from here on ends up in the Rhine.
The Vosges canal runs alongside the young Moselle river for many miles
We even cross over the Moselle on an aquaduct at Flavigny
The Moselle river gathers volume and becomes a serious waterway
capable of handling the huge Rhine Barges
These monsters have right of way, 110 m long by 12 m wide,
and are capable of carrying 2500 tonnes
We pass Toul with its magnificent cathedral overlooking the river. Construction started in the 13th century and took 200 years to complete.
We arrive in Nancy 8 days after leaving Corre, A fast passage but unavoidable as my crew David needed to get back to work.
'Art Nouveau' Nancy
At the beginning of the 20th century, Nancy became the French capital of 'Art Nouveau'
Market day in Nancy, Saturday morning
It's that time of year