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WATERWAYS SOUND MAP: REGENT'S CANAL

Grand Union Paddington Basin. Location: Southern end of Paddington Basin, central London. Description: Faint trickle of water, loud rush of air-conditioning units from surrounding office buildings, intermittent sound of a powersaw in use on a nearby building site. Date: 30 June 2011. Duration: 1:00.

Regents Canal Little Venice. Location: West side of Little Venice, north of Paddington. Description: A narrowboat's propeller churns the water as the boat makes a turn, background traffic with emergency services siren. Date: 15 July 2011. Duration: 1:00.

Regents Canal Lisson Grove. Location: Facing the St John's Wood electricity substation, Lisson Grove. Description: Background traffic, birdsong, clattering sounds to the west, faint drone from the electricity substation. Date: 15 July 2011. Duration: 1:00.

Regents Canal London Zoo. Location: By the Regent's Canal next to the Snowdon aviary, London Zoo. Description: A magpie chatters, background traffic, calls from birds in the Snowdon aviary. Date: 15 July 2011. Duration: 1:00.

Regents Canal Camden. Location: Near the Oval Road bridge, Camden. Description: Faint cries of seagulls, distant traffic, a train heads north from Euston station. Date: 15 July 2011. Duration: 1:00.

Regents Canal City Road Basin. Location: City Road Basin, east of Angel Islington, north London. Description: Voices of men calling to each other across City Road Basin, sound of narrowboat's engine, traffic, birdsong. Date: 2 July 2011. Duration: 1:00.

Regents Canal Cambridge Heath Road. Location: Under the Cambridge Heath Road bridge crossing the Regent's Canal, Hackney, east London. Description: Passing footsteps, traffic from Cambridge Heath Road, calls from a coot, voices and sounds from a nearby building site, joggers run past. Date: 9 July 2011. Duration: 1:00.

Regents Canal Victoria Park. Location: By the Regent's Canal at Victoria Park, Hackney, east London. Description: Loud birdsong from nearby trees and buddleia bushes, traffic in background, a bicycle passes making a noise on loose concrete paving slabs. Date: 9 July 2011. Duration: 1:00.

Regents Canal Mile End Park. Location: Regent's Canal by Mile End Park, east London. Description: Honking of car horns from a main road, bird calls, a resident in flats opposite slams a door, airplane drone, a jogger runs past. Date: 25 June 2011. Duration: 1:00.

Limehouse Basin. Location: Limehouse Basin, east London. Description: A strong wind makes the Thames choppy, waves slap against the main lock gates to Limehouse Basin. Date: 25 June 2011. Duration: 1:00.

That concludes the list of recordings for the Regent's Canal.

OTHER WATERWAYS SOUND MAP RIVERS AND CANALS

Rivers Beam and Rom. Beverley Brook. River Brent. Grand Union Canal. River Hogsmill. River Lea. New River. Pymme's Brook. Rivers Quaggy and Pool. River Ravensbourne. River Roding. Silk Stream and Dollis Brook. River Wandle.

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