Warwickshire Ring (Clockwise)

(Itinerary from Hawkesbury Stop Lock to Hawkesbury Stop Lock via Falls Bridge No 48, Flecknoe Bridge No 102, Hockley Heath Bridge No 25 and Worcester Bar)

This is calculated based on 10 full days travelling.

Each full day will be approximately 6 hours and 6 minutes cruising

First day of trip

Go to day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

You will be travelling from Hawkesbury Stop Lock to Hillmorton Bottom Locks Nos 2 and 3, which is 15.22 miles

This is 6 hours 5 minutes travelling

     
Oxford Canal (Northern Section)
 Hawkesbury Water Point.0.07 miles, 0 locks (total 0.07 miles, 0 locks)
  Facilities: water point
 Power Station Footbridge.0.25 miles, 0 locks (total 0.32 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerTusses Bridge No 4.
B4109 road.
0.63 miles, 0 locks (total 0.95 miles, 0 locks)
 Wyken Arm.
Old Colliery Branch.
0.50 miles, 0 locks (total 1.45 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerStone Bridge No 9.0.50 miles, 0 locks (total 1.95 miles, 0 locks)
 Carters Bridge No 11.0.38 miles, 0 locks (total 2.32 miles, 0 locks)
 Noonhill Bridge No 13.0.75 miles, 0 locks (total 3.07 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerAnsty.
Bridge No 14.
0.63 miles, 0 locks (total 3.70 miles, 0 locks)
  Facilities: water point
GazetteerAnsty Bridge No 15.0.13 miles, 0 locks (total 3.82 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerSquires Bridge No 17.0.25 miles, 0 locks (total 4.07 miles, 0 locks)
 Hollyhill Bridge.0.38 miles, 0 locks (total 4.45 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerHopsford Valley Aqueduct.
Over minor road.
0.50 miles, 0 locks (total 4.95 miles, 0 locks)
 Nettlehill Bridge No 24.0.50 miles, 0 locks (total 5.45 miles, 0 locks)
 M6 Motorway Bridge over Canal and Railway.0.25 miles, 0 locks (total 5.70 miles, 0 locks)
 Grimes Bridge No 26.0.75 miles, 0 locks (total 6.45 miles, 0 locks)
 Johnson's Bridge No 27.0.13 miles, 0 locks (total 6.57 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerStretton Stop.
Junction with Stretton Arm (A4114 road).
0.63 miles, 0 locks (total 7.20 miles, 0 locks)
  Facilities: water point
 Junction with Brinklow Arm (disused).0.50 miles, 0 locks (total 7.70 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerEasenhall Lane Bridge No 34.
Brinklow three-quarters of a mile west. Post Office, shops and garage in Brinklow.
0.25 miles, 0 locks (total 7.95 miles, 0 locks)
 All Oaks Corner.
Canal turn at the boundary of All Oaks Wood.
0.25 miles, 0 locks (total 8.20 miles, 0 locks)
 Hungerfield Bridge No 35.0.75 miles, 0 locks (total 8.95 miles, 0 locks)
 Fennis Field Arm (unnavigable).
Cathiron Bridge No 41.
0.50 miles, 0 locks (total 9.45 miles, 0 locks)
 Tuckey's Bridge No 43.
Cathiron Lane Road Bridge.
0.75 miles, 0 locks (total 10.20 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerFalls Bridge No 48.
Junction with the disused Newbold Arm.
0.75 miles, 0 locks (total 10.95 miles, 0 locks)
 Newbold Tunnel (North end).
0.38 miles, 0 locks (total 11.32 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerNewbold Wharf.
South End of Newbold Tunnel. Passed through Newbold Tunnel (250 yards)
0.14 miles, 0 locks (total 11.47 miles, 0 locks)
  Facilities: rubbish disposal, water point, glass recycling, paper recycling, tin can recycling and aluminium can recycling
 Greens Bridge No 51.0.38 miles, 0 locks (total 11.84 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerJunction with Rugby Wharf Arm.0.63 miles, 0 locks (total 12.47 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerJunction with Brownsover Arm (disused).
Masters Bridge No 58. Mooring for Supermarket and DIY shop (A426 road).
0.38 miles, 0 locks (total 12.84 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerBoughton Road Bridge No 59.
Brownsover moorings on offside, frequent buses to Rugby town centre. Post Office, shops, laundrette, garage and station in Rugby.
0.25 miles, 0 locks (total 13.09 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerClifton Wharf.
Clifton Arm (disused).
0.88 miles, 0 locks (total 13.97 miles, 0 locks)
 Clifton Bridge No 66.0.13 miles, 0 locks (total 14.09 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerClifton Double Bridge No 69.0.63 miles, 0 locks (total 14.72 miles, 0 locks)
 Winding Hole below Hillmorton Locks.0.38 miles, 0 locks (total 15.09 miles, 0 locks)
 Hillmorton Bottom Locks Nos 2 and 3.
Side by side pair of locks.
0.13 miles, 0 locks (total 15.22 miles, 0 locks)
  Facilities: water point

Total distance is 15.22 miles and 0 locks. There are at least 1 small aqueduct or underbridge and 1 tunnel.

Made up of 15.22 miles of narrow canals.


Second day of trip

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You will be travelling from Hillmorton Bottom Locks Nos 2 and 3 to Daventry Road Bridge No 19, which is 14.17 miles and 6 locks

This is 6 hours 3 minutes travelling

     
Oxford Canal (Northern Section)
GazetteerHillmorton Middle Locks Nos 4 and 5.
Side by side pair of locks.
0.25 miles, 1 lock (total 0.25 miles, 1 lock)
  Facilities: chemical toilet disposal, rubbish disposal and water point
GazetteerHillmorton Top Locks Nos 6 and 7.
Side by side pair of locks. Ascended Hilmorton flight of 3 locks (rise of 18 feet 7 inches)
0.25 miles, 1 lock (total 0.50 miles, 2 locks)
GazetteerRugby Railway Bridges.0.88 miles, 1 lock (total 1.38 miles, 3 locks)
GazetteerCrick Road Bridge No 73.
Wharf Bridge.
0.13 miles, 0 locks (total 1.50 miles, 3 locks)
GazetteerKilsby Road Bridge No 74.
Tarrys Bridge.
0.13 miles, 0 locks (total 1.63 miles, 3 locks)
 Normans Bridge No 76.
Barby one and a quarter miles south. Barby Lane.
0.63 miles, 0 locks (total 2.25 miles, 3 locks)
 Barby Staight Bridge No 77.0.50 miles, 0 locks (total 2.75 miles, 3 locks)
 Barby Wood Bridge No 78.
South of M45 motorway bridge.
0.50 miles, 0 locks (total 3.25 miles, 3 locks)
 Wise's Bridge No 80.0.75 miles, 0 locks (total 4 miles, 3 locks)
 Rowdyke Bridge No 82.0.50 miles, 0 locks (total 4.50 miles, 3 locks)
 Bridge No 84.0.75 miles, 0 locks (total 5.25 miles, 3 locks)
GazetteerNavigation Bridge No 85.
Willoughby Wharf. Willoughby village approx 1 mile southwest. Post Office and garage in Willoughby.
0.50 miles, 0 locks (total 5.75 miles, 3 locks)
  This winding hole is limited to boats of around 55ft
 Bridge No 87.0.38 miles, 0 locks (total 6.13 miles, 3 locks)
 Bridge No 88.0.75 miles, 0 locks (total 6.88 miles, 3 locks)
 London Road Bridge No 90.0.50 miles, 0 locks (total 7.38 miles, 3 locks)
GazetteerBraunston Turn.
Junction of Grand Union and Oxford Canals.
0.13 miles, 0 locks (total 7.50 miles, 3 locks)
  Facilities: chemical toilet disposal, rubbish disposal and water point
Recommended mooring
Turn right onto Grand Union Canal (Oxford Canal Section)
 Braunston Puddle Banks.0.25 miles, 0 locks (total 7.75 miles, 3 locks)
 Wolfhamcote.
Bridge No 97.
0.38 miles, 0 locks (total 8.13 miles, 3 locks)
 Bridge No 100.0.88 miles, 0 locks (total 9 miles, 3 locks)
GazetteerFlecknoe Bridge No 102.
Flecknoe Village half a mile southeast.
0.75 miles, 0 locks (total 9.75 miles, 3 locks)
 Shuckburgh.
Lower Shuckburgh Bridge No 104.
1.38 miles, 0 locks (total 11.13 miles, 3 locks)
 Bridge No 107.
Post Office and shops in Soulbury.
0.38 miles, 0 locks (total 11.50 miles, 3 locks)
 Napton Junction.
Junction of Grand Union and Oxford Canals.
1 mile, 0 locks (total 12.50 miles, 3 locks)
Turn right onto Grand Union Canal (Warwick and Napton Canal)
 Wigrams Bridge No 17.0.01 miles, 0 locks (total 12.51 miles, 3 locks)
 Winding Hole above Calcutt Top Lock.0.46 miles, 0 locks (total 12.97 miles, 3 locks)
  Facilities: water point
 Calcutt Top Lock No 1.
0.02 miles, 0 locks (total 13 miles, 3 locks)
 Calcutt Middle Lock No 2.0.07 miles, 1 lock (total 13.07 miles, 4 locks)
 Calcutt Bottom Lock No 3.
Descended Calcutt flight of 3 locks (fall of 16 feet 3 inches)
0.06 miles, 1 lock (total 13.12 miles, 5 locks)
GazetteerCalcutt Marina.0.02 miles, 1 lock (total 13.14 miles, 6 locks)
 Ventnor Farm Marina.0.42 miles, 0 locks (total 13.56 miles, 6 locks)
 Calcutt Railway Aqueduct.0.21 miles, 0 locks (total 13.78 miles, 6 locks)
 Tomlow Bridge No 18.0.15 miles, 0 locks (total 13.93 miles, 6 locks)
 Daventry Road Bridge No 19.0.24 miles, 0 locks (total 14.17 miles, 6 locks)

Total distance is 14.17 miles and 6 locks. There are at least 2 small aqueducts or underbridges.

Made up of 7.50 miles of narrow canals; 6.67 miles of broad canals; 3 narrow locks; 3 broad locks.


Third day of trip

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You will be travelling from Daventry Road Bridge No 19 to Bull Lane Bridge No 34, which is 6.97 miles and 20 locks

This is 6 hours 17 minutes travelling

     
Grand Union Canal (Warwick and Napton Canal)
 Gibraltar Bridge No 20.0.52 miles, 0 locks (total 0.52 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerBirdingbury Bridge No 21.0.88 miles, 0 locks (total 1.40 miles, 0 locks)
  Facilities: water point
GazetteerStockton Top Marina.0.04 miles, 0 locks (total 1.43 miles, 0 locks)
 Stockton Top Lock No 4.
0.09 miles, 0 locks (total 1.52 miles, 0 locks)
  Facilities: water point
 Stockton Lock No 5.0.08 miles, 1 lock (total 1.60 miles, 1 lock)
 Stockton Lock No 6.0.07 miles, 1 lock (total 1.67 miles, 2 locks)
 Stockton Lock No 7.0.06 miles, 1 lock (total 1.73 miles, 3 locks)
 Stockton Lock No 8.0.06 miles, 1 lock (total 1.79 miles, 4 locks)
 Stockton Bridleway Bridge No 22.0.02 miles, 1 lock (total 1.81 miles, 5 locks)
 Stockton Lock No 9.0.06 miles, 0 locks (total 1.88 miles, 5 locks)
 Stockton Lock No 10.0.07 miles, 1 lock (total 1.95 miles, 6 locks)
GazetteerStockton Lock No 11.
Descended Stockton flight of 8 locks (fall of 48 feet 6 inches)
0.07 miles, 1 lock (total 2.02 miles, 7 locks)
 Stockton Lane No 23.0.03 miles, 1 lock (total 2.05 miles, 8 locks)
 Kayes Arm Junction.0.06 miles, 0 locks (total 2.11 miles, 8 locks)
  Facilities: water point
 Shop Lock No 12.0.04 miles, 0 locks (total 2.15 miles, 8 locks)
 New Bridge No 24.0.08 miles, 1 lock (total 2.23 miles, 9 locks)
 Itchington Bottom Lock No 13.0.17 miles, 0 locks (total 2.40 miles, 9 locks)
GazetteerLong Itchington.
Cuttle Bridge No 25.
0.25 miles, 1 lock (total 2.65 miles, 10 locks)
 Bickley's Bridge No 26.0.13 miles, 0 locks (total 2.77 miles, 10 locks)
 Bascote Aqueduct.0.10 miles, 0 locks (total 2.87 miles, 10 locks)
 Bascote Disused Railway Viaduct No 26A.0.20 miles, 0 locks (total 3.07 miles, 10 locks)
 Bascote Bridge No 27.0.33 miles, 0 locks (total 3.40 miles, 10 locks)
  Facilities: rubbish disposal and water point
 Toll House Bridge No 28.0.57 miles, 0 locks (total 3.96 miles, 10 locks)
 Bascote Staircase Locks No 14 and 15.
0.06 miles, 0 locks (total 4.02 miles, 10 locks)
 Bascote Lock 3 No 16.0.11 miles, 2 locks (total 4.13 miles, 12 locks)
 Bascote Bottom Lock No 17.
Descended Bascote flight of 4 locks (fall of 26 feet 8 inches)
0.14 miles, 1 lock (total 4.27 miles, 13 locks)
 Splash Bridge No 29.0.07 miles, 1 lock (total 4.34 miles, 14 locks)
 Welsh Road Lock No 18.0.43 miles, 0 locks (total 4.77 miles, 14 locks)
 Welsh Road Bridge No 30.0.01 miles, 1 lock (total 4.79 miles, 15 locks)
 Longhole Bridge No 31.0.26 miles, 0 locks (total 5.04 miles, 15 locks)
 Wood Lock No 19.0.23 miles, 0 locks (total 5.27 miles, 15 locks)
 Fosse Top Lock No 20.0.63 miles, 1 lock (total 5.90 miles, 16 locks)
 Fosse Road Bridge No 32.0.22 miles, 1 lock (total 6.12 miles, 17 locks)
 Fosse Middle Lock No 21.0.15 miles, 0 locks (total 6.27 miles, 17 locks)
  Facilities: chemical toilet disposal and water point
 Fosse Bottom Lock No 22.0.13 miles, 1 lock (total 6.40 miles, 18 locks)
 Pope's Bridge No 33.0.12 miles, 1 lock (total 6.52 miles, 19 locks)
 Radford Railway Viaduct No 33A.0.32 miles, 0 locks (total 6.83 miles, 19 locks)
 Radford Bottom Lock No 23.0.06 miles, 0 locks (total 6.90 miles, 19 locks)
  Facilities: rubbish disposal
 Bull Lane Bridge No 34.0.07 miles, 1 lock (total 6.97 miles, 20 locks)

Total distance is 6.97 miles and 20 locks. There is at least 1 small aqueduct or underbridge.

Made up of 6.97 miles of broad canals; 20 broad locks.


Fourth day of trip

Go to day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

You will be travelling from Bull Lane Bridge No 34 to Hatton Lock No 44, which is 7.70 miles and 21 locks

This is 6 hours 1 minute travelling

     
Grand Union Canal (Warwick and Napton Canal)
 Radford Winding Hole.0.43 miles, 0 locks (total 0.43 miles, 0 locks)
 Radford Pipe Bridge.0.31 miles, 0 locks (total 0.74 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerRadford Road Bridge No 35.
A425 road. Post Office, shops and garage in Radford Semele.
0.06 miles, 0 locks (total 0.80 miles, 0 locks)
 Gulleman's Bridge No 36.0.19 miles, 0 locks (total 0.99 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerSydenham Drive Bridge No 37.0.35 miles, 0 locks (total 1.35 miles, 0 locks)
 St Marys Road Bridge No 37A.0.22 miles, 0 locks (total 1.56 miles, 0 locks)
 Clapham Terrace Bridge No 38.0.08 miles, 0 locks (total 1.64 miles, 0 locks)
 Railway Viaduct No 38A.0.09 miles, 0 locks (total 1.73 miles, 0 locks)
 Ladder Footbridge No 39.0.04 miles, 0 locks (total 1.78 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerLeamington Spa.
Clemens Street Bridge No 40.
0.15 miles, 0 locks (total 1.93 miles, 0 locks)
 Bishop Tachbrook Bridge No 41.
A452 road.
0.38 miles, 0 locks (total 2.30 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerMyton Road Footbridge No 42.0.47 miles, 0 locks (total 2.77 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerRing Road Bridge No 43.
Europa Way.
0.09 miles, 0 locks (total 2.86 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerWinding Hole near Bridge No 43.0.06 miles, 0 locks (total 2.93 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerLeam Bridge No 44.
Myton Road (A425).
0.13 miles, 0 locks (total 3.05 miles, 0 locks)
 Leamington Railway Aqueduct.0.16 miles, 0 locks (total 3.21 miles, 0 locks)
 Jephson's Farm Bridge No 45.0.10 miles, 0 locks (total 3.31 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerLeamington Aqueduct.
Over River Avon.
0.11 miles, 0 locks (total 3.43 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerEmscote Bridge No 46.
A445 road.
0.38 miles, 0 locks (total 3.80 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerAll Saints Road Bridge No 47.0.06 miles, 0 locks (total 3.86 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerEmscote Pipe Bridge.0.04 miles, 0 locks (total 3.89 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerCharles Street Bridge No 48.0.06 miles, 0 locks (total 3.95 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerCoventry Road Bridge No 49.
Warwick town centre half a mile due south.
0.35 miles, 0 locks (total 4.30 miles, 0 locks)
 Woodloes Park Footbridge.0.29 miles, 0 locks (total 4.59 miles, 0 locks)
 Cape Bottom Lock Footbridge.0.20 miles, 0 locks (total 4.79 miles, 0 locks)
 Cape Bottom Lock No 24.
0.01 miles, 0 locks (total 4.80 miles, 0 locks)
  Facilities: water point
GazetteerCape Top Lock No 25.
Ascended Cape flight of 2 locks (rise of 14 feet 4 inches)
0.13 miles, 2 locks (total 4.93 miles, 2 locks)
 Wedgenock Park Bridge No 50.
Warwick town centre three-quarters of a mile away.
0.16 miles, 0 locks (total 5.08 miles, 2 locks)
 Wedgenock Lane Bridge No 50A.0.06 miles, 0 locks (total 5.14 miles, 2 locks)
 Birmingham Road Bridge No 51.
A425 road.
0.25 miles, 0 locks (total 5.39 miles, 2 locks)
GazetteerBudbrooke Junction.
Junction of Saltisford Arm and Grand Union Main Line. Laundrette in Saltisford Canal Centre. Mooring.
0.03 miles, 0 locks (total 5.43 miles, 2 locks)
Turn right onto Grand Union Canal (Warwick and Birmingham Canal: widened section - Main Line)
 A46 Road Bridge.0.50 miles, 0 locks (total 5.93 miles, 2 locks)
 Hatton Bottom Lock No 26.
0.06 miles, 0 locks (total 5.99 miles, 2 locks)
 Budbrooke Road Bridge.0.06 miles, 1 lock (total 6.05 miles, 3 locks)
 Hatton Lock No 27.0.06 miles, 0 locks (total 6.11 miles, 3 locks)
 Hatton Lock No 28.0.16 miles, 1 lock (total 6.27 miles, 4 locks)
 Hatton Lock No 29.0.15 miles, 1 lock (total 6.42 miles, 5 locks)
 Hatton Lock No 30.0.20 miles, 1 lock (total 6.62 miles, 6 locks)
 Hatton Lock No 31.0.14 miles, 1 lock (total 6.76 miles, 7 locks)
 Ugly Bridge No 52.0.04 miles, 1 lock (total 6.80 miles, 8 locks)
 Hatton Lock No 32.0.06 miles, 0 locks (total 6.86 miles, 8 locks)
 Hatton Lock No 33.0.07 miles, 1 lock (total 6.93 miles, 9 locks)
 Hatton Lock No 34.0.10 miles, 1 lock (total 7.03 miles, 10 locks)
 Hatton Lock No 35.0.11 miles, 1 lock (total 7.14 miles, 11 locks)
 Hatton Middle Lock Bridge No 53.0.05 miles, 1 lock (total 7.19 miles, 12 locks)
 Hatton Lock No 36.0.01 miles, 1 lock (total 7.20 miles, 13 locks)
 Hatton Lock No 37.0.12 miles, 1 lock (total 7.33 miles, 14 locks)
 Hatton Lock No 38.0.05 miles, 1 lock (total 7.38 miles, 15 locks)
 Hatton Lock No 39.0.05 miles, 1 lock (total 7.42 miles, 16 locks)
 Hatton Lock No 40.0.05 miles, 1 lock (total 7.47 miles, 17 locks)
 Hatton Lock No 41.0.05 miles, 1 lock (total 7.52 miles, 18 locks)
 Hatton Lock No 42, Hatton Yard Lock.0.05 miles, 1 lock (total 7.56 miles, 19 locks)
GazetteerHatton Yard.0.05 miles, 1 lock (total 7.61 miles, 20 locks)
 Hatton Lock No 43.0.02 miles, 0 locks (total 7.63 miles, 20 locks)
 Hatton Lock No 44.0.07 miles, 1 lock (total 7.70 miles, 21 locks)

Total distance is 7.70 miles and 21 locks. There are at least 2 small aqueducts or underbridges.

Made up of 7.70 miles of broad canals; 21 broad locks.


Fifth day of trip

Go to day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

You will be travelling from Hatton Lock No 44 to Big Spring Coppice Bridge No 24, which is 8.66 miles and 19 locks

This is 6 hours 4 minutes travelling

     
Grand Union Canal (Warwick and Birmingham Canal: widened section - Main Line)
 Hatton Lock No 45.0.08 miles, 1 lock (total 0.08 miles, 1 lock)
GazetteerHatton Top Lock No 46.
0.09 miles, 1 lock (total 0.16 miles, 2 locks)
  Facilities: chemical toilet disposal, rubbish disposal and water point
GazetteerSt Johns Bridge No 55.0.38 miles, 1 lock (total 0.54 miles, 3 locks)
 Hatton Winding Hole.0.25 miles, 0 locks (total 0.79 miles, 3 locks)
GazetteerHatton Station Bridge No 56.
Also called Glebe Bridge.
0.38 miles, 0 locks (total 1.16 miles, 3 locks)
 Gallows Bridge No 57.0.17 miles, 0 locks (total 1.33 miles, 3 locks)
 Ball's Bridge No 58.0.19 miles, 0 locks (total 1.52 miles, 3 locks)
 Shrewley Tunnel (Southeast end).0.13 miles, 0 locks (total 1.65 miles, 3 locks)
GazetteerShrewley Tunnel (Northwest end).0.27 miles, 0 locks (total 1.92 miles, 3 locks)
 Shrewley Tythe Barn Bridge No 59.0.19 miles, 0 locks (total 2.11 miles, 3 locks)
 Castle Meadow Bridge No 60.0.27 miles, 0 locks (total 2.37 miles, 3 locks)
GazetteerWhite Bridge No 61.0.52 miles, 0 locks (total 2.89 miles, 3 locks)
GazetteerRowington Hill Bridge No 62.0.77 miles, 0 locks (total 3.66 miles, 3 locks)
GazetteerTurners Green Bridge No 63.
Note that the water point here is now longer in use.
0.63 miles, 0 locks (total 4.29 miles, 3 locks)
GazetteerWeston Hall Bridge No 64.0.53 miles, 0 locks (total 4.82 miles, 3 locks)
GazetteerKingswood Junction.
Junction of Grand Union and Stratford upon Avon Canals.
0.35 miles, 0 locks (total 5.16 miles, 3 locks)
  Facilities: rubbish disposal and water point
Bear left onto Stratford Canal (Kingswood Branch)
GazetteerLapworth Link Junction.0.13 miles, 0 locks (total 5.29 miles, 3 locks)
GazetteerLapworth Link Lock.0.06 miles, 0 locks (total 5.35 miles, 3 locks)
GazetteerLapworth Junction North.0.06 miles, 1 lock (total 5.41 miles, 4 locks)
Turn onto Stratford Canal (Northern Section)
GazetteerLapworth Lock No 19.
0.02 miles, 0 locks (total 5.43 miles, 4 locks)
GazetteerOld Warwick Road No 35.0.06 miles, 1 lock (total 5.49 miles, 5 locks)
GazetteerLapworth Lock No 18.0.01 miles, 0 locks (total 5.51 miles, 5 locks)
GazetteerLapworth Lock No 17.0.06 miles, 1 lock (total 5.57 miles, 6 locks)
GazetteerLapworth Lock No 16.0.04 miles, 1 lock (total 5.61 miles, 7 locks)
GazetteerLapworth Lock No 15.
Ascended Lapworth Locks (middle) - flight of 4 locks
0.05 miles, 1 lock (total 5.66 miles, 8 locks)
GazetteerBird in Hand Bridge No 34.0.04 miles, 0 locks (total 5.70 miles, 8 locks)
GazetteerLapworth Pipe Bridge.0.06 miles, 0 locks (total 5.77 miles, 8 locks)
GazetteerLapworth Wharf.
Lapworth Turnover Bridge No 33.
0.06 miles, 0 locks (total 5.83 miles, 8 locks)
  Facilities: rubbish disposal and water point
GazetteerLapworth Lock No 14.
Bottom lock of thick of Lapworth Flight.
0.02 miles, 0 locks (total 5.85 miles, 8 locks)
GazetteerLapworth Lock No 13.0.06 miles, 0 locks (total 5.91 miles, 8 locks)
GazetteerLapworth Lock No 12.0.08 miles, 1 lock (total 5.99 miles, 9 locks)
GazetteerLapworth Lock No 11.0.06 miles, 1 lock (total 6.05 miles, 10 locks)
GazetteerLapworth Lock No 10.0.07 miles, 1 lock (total 6.12 miles, 11 locks)
GazetteerLapworth Lock No 9.0.06 miles, 1 lock (total 6.19 miles, 12 locks)
GazetteerLapworth Lock No 8.0.07 miles, 1 lock (total 6.25 miles, 13 locks)
GazetteerLapworth Turnover Bridge No 32.0.05 miles, 1 lock (total 6.30 miles, 14 locks)
GazetteerLapworth Lock No 7.0.02 miles, 0 locks (total 6.32 miles, 14 locks)
GazetteerLapworth Lock No 6.
Top lock of thick of Lapworth Flight.
0.09 miles, 1 lock (total 6.41 miles, 15 locks)
GazetteerPinners Bridge No 31.0.17 miles, 0 locks (total 6.58 miles, 15 locks)
GazetteerLapworth Lock No 5.0.20 miles, 0 locks (total 6.78 miles, 15 locks)
GazetteerLapworth Cricket Club Bridge No 30.0.10 miles, 1 lock (total 6.88 miles, 16 locks)
GazetteerLapworth Lock No 4.0.03 miles, 0 locks (total 6.91 miles, 16 locks)
GazetteerLapworth Lock No 3.0.13 miles, 1 lock (total 7.03 miles, 17 locks)
GazetteerChurch Lane Bridge No 29.0.11 miles, 1 lock (total 7.14 miles, 18 locks)
GazetteerLapworth Top Lock No 2.
Bridge No 29. Ascended Lapworth Locks (upper) - flight of 11 locks
0.02 miles, 0 locks (total 7.16 miles, 18 locks)
GazetteerDrawbridge Farm Draw Bridge No 28.
windlass needed to operate the bridge
0.19 miles, 1 lock (total 7.35 miles, 19 locks)
GazetteerWharf Lane Bridge No 27.0.19 miles, 0 locks (total 7.53 miles, 19 locks)
GazetteerSand Farm Draw Bridge No 26.
windlass needed to operate the bridge
0.25 miles, 0 locks (total 7.78 miles, 19 locks)
GazetteerHockley Heath Bridge No 25.
A3400 road.
0.38 miles, 0 locks (total 8.16 miles, 19 locks)
GazetteerHockley Heath Wharf.0.06 miles, 0 locks (total 8.22 miles, 19 locks)
 Big Spring Coppice Bridge No 24.
Saddlerswell Lane.
0.44 miles, 0 locks (total 8.66 miles, 19 locks)

Total distance is 8.66 miles and 19 locks. There are at least 2 moveable bridges.

Made up of 3.50 miles of narrow canals; 5.16 miles of broad canals; 16 narrow locks; 3 broad locks.


Sixth day of trip

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You will be travelling from Big Spring Coppice Bridge No 24 to Edgbaston Tunnel (Northeast end), which is 14.24 miles and 1 locks

This is 6 hours 5 minutes travelling

     
Stratford Canal (Northern Section)
 Ashford Lane Bridge No 23.0.18 miles, 0 locks (total 0.18 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerRotherham's Oak Bridge No 22.0.32 miles, 0 locks (total 0.50 miles, 0 locks)
 Tinkers Lane Bridge No 21.0.22 miles, 0 locks (total 0.72 miles, 0 locks)
 M42 Motorway Bridge.0.10 miles, 0 locks (total 0.82 miles, 0 locks)
 Dyers Lane Bridge No 20.0.11 miles, 0 locks (total 0.94 miles, 0 locks)
 Waring's Green Bridge No 19.0.29 miles, 0 locks (total 1.22 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerBlue Bell Bridge No 19.0.28 miles, 0 locks (total 1.50 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerSalter Street Bridge No 17.
B4102 road.
0.63 miles, 0 locks (total 2.13 miles, 0 locks)
 Earlswood Reservoir Pipe Bridge.0.18 miles, 0 locks (total 2.30 miles, 0 locks)
 Earlswood Reservoir Feeder.
Earlswood Motor Yacht Club moorings.
0.38 miles, 0 locks (total 2.68 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerLady Lane Bridge No 16.0.07 miles, 0 locks (total 2.75 miles, 0 locks)
 Braggs Farm Bridge No 15.0.38 miles, 0 locks (total 3.13 miles, 0 locks)
 Jerrings Hall Farm Footbridge No 13.0.63 miles, 0 locks (total 3.75 miles, 0 locks)
 Three Maypoles Bridge No 12.
Whaft Farm Bridge.
0.25 miles, 0 locks (total 4 miles, 0 locks)
 Tythe Barn Lane Bridge No 11.0.16 miles, 0 locks (total 4.16 miles, 0 locks)
 Whitlocks End Farm Bridge No 10.0.23 miles, 0 locks (total 4.38 miles, 0 locks)
 Tyburn Farm Winding Hole.0.24 miles, 0 locks (total 4.63 miles, 0 locks)
 Whitlocks End Railway Bridge.0.13 miles, 0 locks (total 4.75 miles, 0 locks)
 Haslucks Green Road Bridge No 9.0.07 miles, 0 locks (total 4.83 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerShirley Drawbridge No 8.
BW key needed to operate the bridge
0.17 miles, 0 locks (total 5 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerAqueduct over Aqueduct Road.0.15 miles, 0 locks (total 5.15 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerSolihull High Street No 7.0.42 miles, 0 locks (total 5.57 miles, 0 locks)
 Yardley Wood Bridge No 6.
Yardley Wood Road.
0.68 miles, 0 locks (total 6.25 miles, 0 locks)
 School Road Pipe Bridge.0.01 miles, 0 locks (total 6.26 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerWarstock Bridge No 5.
Warstock Lane.
0.24 miles, 0 locks (total 6.50 miles, 0 locks)
  Facilities: water point
 Yardley Wood Pipe Bridge.0.29 miles, 0 locks (total 6.79 miles, 0 locks)
 Warstock Lane Bridge No 4.0.01 miles, 0 locks (total 6.80 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerLyons Boatyard.0.62 miles, 0 locks (total 7.41 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerLimekiln Lane Bridge No 3.
Alcester Road (A435).
0.09 miles, 0 locks (total 7.50 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerMillpool Hill Pipe Bridge.0.02 miles, 0 locks (total 7.52 miles, 0 locks)
 Brandwood Tunnel (East end).
Also known as King's Norton Tunnel.
0.61 miles, 0 locks (total 8.13 miles, 0 locks)
 Brandwood Tunnel (West end).
Also known as King's Norton Tunnel. Passed through Brandwood Tunnel (352 yards)
0.13 miles, 0 locks (total 8.25 miles, 0 locks)
 Brandwood Pipe Bridge.0.10 miles, 0 locks (total 8.35 miles, 0 locks)
 King's Norton Swing Bridge.
Tunnel Lane.
0.40 miles, 0 locks (total 8.75 miles, 0 locks)
 King's Norton Stop Lock No 1.
Normally left open. Broad Meadow Lane.
0.38 miles, 0 locks (total 9.13 miles, 0 locks)
 King's Norton Junction.
Junction of Stratford and Worcester and Birmingham Canals.
0.13 miles, 1 lock (total 9.25 miles, 1 lock)
  Facilities: chemical toilet disposal and water point
Turn sharp right onto Worcester and Birmingham Canal (Birmingham to King's Norton)
 King's Norton Junction Bridge.0.08 miles, 0 locks (total 9.33 miles, 1 lock)
 Lifford Lane Bridge No 73.0.32 miles, 0 locks (total 9.65 miles, 1 lock)
GazetteerBreedon Cross Railway Bridge No 74.0.24 miles, 0 locks (total 9.89 miles, 1 lock)
 Pershore Road Bridge No 75.0.21 miles, 0 locks (total 10.10 miles, 1 lock)
GazetteerStirchley Street Bridge No 77.
Bournville Station.
0.47 miles, 0 locks (total 10.58 miles, 1 lock)
 Bournville Overbridge.
Cadbury World.
0.19 miles, 0 locks (total 10.76 miles, 1 lock)
 Bournville Stop Narrows.0.14 miles, 0 locks (total 10.90 miles, 1 lock)
 Industrial Estate Access Bridge No 77A.0.36 miles, 0 locks (total 11.26 miles, 1 lock)
GazetteerRaddlebarn Road Bridge No 78.0.17 miles, 0 locks (total 11.43 miles, 1 lock)
 Selly Oak Railway Bridge No 79.0.19 miles, 0 locks (total 11.63 miles, 1 lock)
GazetteerSelly Oak Winding Hole.0.24 miles, 0 locks (total 11.87 miles, 1 lock)
GazetteerBristol Road Bridge No 80.0.20 miles, 0 locks (total 12.07 miles, 1 lock)
GazetteerSelly Oak Junction.
Former junction with Dudley Canal Line No 2.
0.08 miles, 0 locks (total 12.16 miles, 1 lock)
GazetteerSelly Oak Pipe Bridge.0.05 miles, 0 locks (total 12.21 miles, 1 lock)
GazetteerSelly Oak Railway Bridge No 81.0.11 miles, 0 locks (total 12.32 miles, 1 lock)
GazetteerUniversity Bridge No 82.0.46 miles, 0 locks (total 12.78 miles, 1 lock)
 Pritchetts Road Bridge No 83.0.31 miles, 0 locks (total 13.09 miles, 1 lock)
 Edgbaston Bridge No 84.0.30 miles, 0 locks (total 13.39 miles, 1 lock)
 The Vale Winding Hole.0.44 miles, 0 locks (total 13.83 miles, 1 lock)
 The Vale Footbridge Bridge No 84A.0.05 miles, 0 locks (total 13.88 miles, 1 lock)
 Edgbaston Tunnel (Southwest end).0.23 miles, 0 locks (total 14.11 miles, 1 lock)
GazetteerEdgbaston Tunnel (Northeast end).0.12 miles, 0 locks (total 14.24 miles, 1 lock)

Total distance is 14.24 miles and 1 lock. There are at least 2 moveable bridges of which 1 is usually left open; 1 small aqueduct or underbridge and 1 tunnel.

Made up of 14.24 miles of narrow canals; 1 narrow lock.


Seventh day of trip

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You will be travelling from Edgbaston Tunnel (Northeast end) to New Troutpool Bridge, which is 7.05 miles and 24 locks

This is 6 hours 9 minutes travelling

     
Worcester and Birmingham Canal (Birmingham to King's Norton)
GazetteerSt James Road Bridge No 85.0.31 miles, 0 locks (total 0.31 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerIslington Road Bridge No 86.
A4540 road to city centre (A4540 road).
0.19 miles, 0 locks (total 0.51 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerEdgbaston Bath Row Bridge No 87.0.09 miles, 0 locks (total 0.60 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerGranville Street Bridge No 88.0.22 miles, 0 locks (total 0.82 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerHolliday Wharf.0.07 miles, 0 locks (total 0.89 miles, 0 locks)
  Facilities: chemical toilet disposal, rubbish disposal and water point
GazetteerThe Mailbox Footbridge.0.05 miles, 0 locks (total 0.95 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerThe Mailbox.0.07 miles, 0 locks (total 1.02 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerAqueduct over Worcester to Birmingham Railway.0.02 miles, 0 locks (total 1.04 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerWorcester Bar.
Gas Street Basin. Junction of Worcester and Birmingham Canal with BCN.
0.15 miles, 0 locks (total 1.19 miles, 0 locks)
  Facilities: chemical toilet disposal, rubbish disposal and water point
Continue onto Birmingham Canal Navigations (Main Line)
GazetteerWorcester Bar Footbridge.0.04 miles, 0 locks (total 1.23 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerBroad Street 'Tunnel'.0.09 miles, 0 locks (total 1.32 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerDeep Cuttings Roving Bridge.0.19 miles, 0 locks (total 1.51 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerDeep Cuttings Junction.
Often erroneously called Farmer's Bridge Junction. Junction of BCN Main Line and Newhall Branch.
0.10 miles, 0 locks (total 1.62 miles, 0 locks)
Turn right onto Birmingham Canal Navigations (Newhall Branch)
GazetteerOld Turn Roving Bridge.0.05 miles, 0 locks (total 1.67 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerTindal Bridge.
King Edwards Road.
0.11 miles, 0 locks (total 1.78 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerFarmer's Bridge Junction.
Junction of Birmingham and Fazeley Canal with Newhall Branch of BCN. Cambrian Wharf.
0.08 miles, 0 locks (total 1.86 miles, 0 locks)
  Facilities: chemical toilet disposal, rubbish disposal and water point
Continue onto Birmingham Canal Navigations (Birmingham and Fazeley Canal - Main Line)
GazetteerFarmer's Bridge Top Lock No 1.
0.07 miles, 0 locks (total 1.93 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerFarmer's Bridge.
According to all my maps this is here, but my photographic survey shows no bridge below the top lock. Help!.
0.01 miles, 1 lock (total 1.95 miles, 1 lock)
GazetteerFarmer's Bridge Lock No 2.0.05 miles, 0 locks (total 2 miles, 1 lock)
GazetteerFarmer's Bridge Lock No 3.0.10 miles, 1 lock (total 2.10 miles, 2 locks)
GazetteerFarmer's Bridge Lock No 4.0.08 miles, 1 lock (total 2.17 miles, 3 locks)
GazetteerSaturday Bridge.0.02 miles, 1 lock (total 2.19 miles, 4 locks)
GazetteerFarmer's Bridge Lock No 5.0.07 miles, 0 locks (total 2.27 miles, 4 locks)
GazetteerFarmer's Bridge Lock No 6.0.03 miles, 1 lock (total 2.29 miles, 5 locks)
GazetteerFarmer's Bridge Suspension Footbridge.0.03 miles, 1 lock (total 2.33 miles, 6 locks)
GazetteerFarmer's Bridge Lock No 7.0.07 miles, 0 locks (total 2.40 miles, 6 locks)
GazetteerFarmer's Bridge Lock No 8.0.04 miles, 1 lock (total 2.45 miles, 7 locks)
  Facilities: rubbish disposal
GazetteerFarmer's Bridge Lock No 9.
Lock is underneath Newhall Street Bridge.
0.03 miles, 1 lock (total 2.47 miles, 8 locks)
GazetteerFarmer's Bridge Lock No 10.
Lock is beneath Brindley House.
0.06 miles, 1 lock (total 2.53 miles, 9 locks)
GazetteerFarmer's Bridge Lock No 11.0.03 miles, 1 lock (total 2.56 miles, 10 locks)
GazetteerLudgate Hill Bridge.0.01 miles, 1 lock (total 2.57 miles, 11 locks)
GazetteerFarmer's Bridge Lock No 12.0.10 miles, 0 locks (total 2.67 miles, 11 locks)
GazetteerLivery Street Bridge.0.04 miles, 1 lock (total 2.71 miles, 12 locks)
GazetteerSnow Hill Railway Bridge.0.06 miles, 0 locks (total 2.77 miles, 12 locks)
GazetteerFarmer's Bridge Bottom Lock No 13.
Descended Farmer's Bridge flight of 13 locks (fall of 81 feet 0 inches)
0.30 miles, 0 locks (total 3.07 miles, 12 locks)
GazetteerSnow Hill Bridge.
Old Snow Hill (A41).
0.02 miles, 1 lock (total 3.09 miles, 13 locks)
GazetteerBarker Bridge.
Lower Loveday Street.
0.17 miles, 0 locks (total 3.26 miles, 13 locks)
GazetteerLancaster Street Bridge.
New Town Row (A34).
0.16 miles, 0 locks (total 3.42 miles, 13 locks)
GazetteerCity and St Stephen's Wharf Arms (closed).0.21 miles, 0 locks (total 3.62 miles, 13 locks)
GazetteerAston Road Bridge.
Interchange of Aston Road and Corporation Street (A38).
0.08 miles, 0 locks (total 3.70 miles, 13 locks)
GazetteerAston Junction.
Junction of B&F and Digbeth Branch Canals.
0.04 miles, 0 locks (total 3.75 miles, 13 locks)
GazetteerAston Roving Bridge.0.02 miles, 0 locks (total 3.76 miles, 13 locks)
GazetteerAston Top Lock No 14.
0.03 miles, 0 locks (total 3.79 miles, 13 locks)
GazetteerAston Top Lock Turnover Bridge.0.04 miles, 1 lock (total 3.83 miles, 14 locks)
GazetteerAston Lock 2 No 15.0.08 miles, 0 locks (total 3.91 miles, 14 locks)
GazetteerDartmouth Middleway Bridge.
A4540 road.
0.02 miles, 1 lock (total 3.92 miles, 15 locks)
 Aston Lock 3 No 16.0.06 miles, 0 locks (total 3.98 miles, 15 locks)
 Aston Lock 4 No 17.0.11 miles, 1 lock (total 4.09 miles, 16 locks)
 Aston Lock 5 No 18.0.09 miles, 1 lock (total 4.18 miles, 17 locks)
 Waterlinks Bridge.0.04 miles, 1 lock (total 4.22 miles, 18 locks)
 Aston Lock 6 No 19.0.07 miles, 0 locks (total 4.29 miles, 18 locks)
 Former Gasworks Arms.0.02 miles, 1 lock (total 4.31 miles, 19 locks)
 Aston Lock 7 No 20.0.11 miles, 0 locks (total 4.42 miles, 19 locks)
 Aston Lock 8 No 21.0.10 miles, 1 lock (total 4.52 miles, 20 locks)
 Avenue Road Bridge.0.12 miles, 1 lock (total 4.64 miles, 21 locks)
 Rocky Lane Electricy Cable Bridge.0.09 miles, 0 locks (total 4.73 miles, 21 locks)
GazetteerRocky Lane Bridge.0.08 miles, 0 locks (total 4.81 miles, 21 locks)
 Former Papermills Arms.0.13 miles, 0 locks (total 4.94 miles, 21 locks)
 Aston Lock 9 No 22.0.07 miles, 0 locks (total 5.01 miles, 21 locks)
 Bloomsbury Wharf (Arm).0.19 miles, 1 lock (total 5.20 miles, 22 locks)
 Aston Lock 10 No 23.0.05 miles, 0 locks (total 5.25 miles, 22 locks)
 Thimble Mill Lane Bridge.
B4144 road.
0.05 miles, 1 lock (total 5.30 miles, 23 locks)
 Aston Bottom Lock No 24.
Lock is underneath Aston Station Railway Bridge. Descended Aston flight of 11 locks (fall of 69 feet 6 inches)
0.32 miles, 0 locks (total 5.62 miles, 23 locks)
 Holborn Hill Bridge.0.02 miles, 1 lock (total 5.64 miles, 24 locks)
 Former Edge Tool Works Arm.0.06 miles, 0 locks (total 5.70 miles, 24 locks)
 Dowler's Arm (closed).
The arm used to lead to some asphalt works.
0.11 miles, 0 locks (total 5.81 miles, 24 locks)
 Carter's Arm (closed).
Arm lead to Aston Coach Iron Works.
0.15 miles, 0 locks (total 5.96 miles, 24 locks)
GazetteerCuckoo Wharf.0.12 miles, 0 locks (total 6.09 miles, 24 locks)
GazetteerCuckoo Bridge.
B4137 road.
0.14 miles, 0 locks (total 6.23 miles, 24 locks)
 River Tame Aqueduct - Salford.0.17 miles, 0 locks (total 6.40 miles, 24 locks)
 Aston Motorway Bridge.
M6 road.
0.08 miles, 0 locks (total 6.48 miles, 24 locks)
 Salford Turnover Bridge.0.03 miles, 0 locks (total 6.51 miles, 24 locks)
 Salford Junction North.
Junction of B&F and Tame Valley Canals.
0.05 miles, 0 locks (total 6.56 miles, 24 locks)
 Salford Junction South.0.08 miles, 0 locks (total 6.63 miles, 24 locks)
 Troutpool Pipe Bridge.0.22 miles, 0 locks (total 6.86 miles, 24 locks)
 New Troutpool Bridge.0.19 miles, 0 locks (total 7.05 miles, 24 locks)

Total distance is 7.05 miles and 24 locks. There are at least 2 small aqueducts or underbridges.

Made up of 7.05 miles of narrow canals; 24 narrow locks.


Eighth day of trip

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You will be travelling from New Troutpool Bridge to Curdworth Winding Hole, which is 10.29 miles and 14 locks

This is 6 hours 10 minutes travelling

     
Birmingham Canal Navigations (Birmingham and Fazeley Canal - Main Line)
 Troutpool Bridge.0.20 miles, 0 locks (total 0.20 miles, 0 locks)
 Factory over Canal.0.03 miles, 0 locks (total 0.23 miles, 0 locks)
 Erdington Hall Bridge.0.17 miles, 0 locks (total 0.39 miles, 0 locks)
 Bromford Wharf.0.29 miles, 0 locks (total 0.68 miles, 0 locks)
 Bromford Bridge No 1.
Wheelwright Road (A4040).
0.11 miles, 0 locks (total 0.79 miles, 0 locks)
 Bromford Bridge No 2.
Bromford Lane (A4040).
0.12 miles, 0 locks (total 0.92 miles, 0 locks)
 Wood Lane Bridge.0.37 miles, 0 locks (total 1.28 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerBrace Factory Bridge.
Holly Lane.
0.43 miles, 0 locks (total 1.72 miles, 0 locks)
 Butler's Bridge.
Kingsbury Road (A38).
0.35 miles, 0 locks (total 2.07 miles, 0 locks)
 Berwood Bridge.0.29 miles, 0 locks (total 2.36 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerTyburn Bridge.
Chester Road (A452). Post Office and shops in Tyburn.
0.36 miles, 0 locks (total 2.72 miles, 0 locks)
 Minworth Footbridge.0.31 miles, 0 locks (total 3.03 miles, 0 locks)
 Minworth Pipe Bridge.0.02 miles, 0 locks (total 3.05 miles, 0 locks)
 Minworth Top Lock No 25.
0.05 miles, 0 locks (total 3.10 miles, 0 locks)
  Facilities: chemical toilet disposal, rubbish disposal and water point
 Cincinatti Bridge.0.11 miles, 1 lock (total 3.21 miles, 1 lock)
 Hansons Bridge.0.19 miles, 0 locks (total 3.40 miles, 1 lock)
 Minworth Middle Lock No 26.0.10 miles, 0 locks (total 3.50 miles, 1 lock)
 Forge Lane Bridge Minworth.0.28 miles, 1 lock (total 3.78 miles, 2 locks)
 Minworth Railway Bridge.0.11 miles, 0 locks (total 3.88 miles, 2 locks)
 Lemark Footbridge.0.08 miles, 0 locks (total 3.97 miles, 2 locks)
 Kingbury Road Bridge.
A38 road.
0.17 miles, 0 locks (total 4.14 miles, 2 locks)
 Minworth Bottom Lock No 27.
Descended Minworth flight of 3 locks (fall of 16 feet 8 inches)
0.16 miles, 0 locks (total 4.30 miles, 2 locks)
 Caters Bridge.0.04 miles, 1 lock (total 4.34 miles, 3 locks)
GazetteerMinworth.0.16 miles, 0 locks (total 4.50 miles, 3 locks)
 Old Kingsbury Road Bridge.0.12 miles, 0 locks (total 4.62 miles, 3 locks)
GazetteerMinworth Green Bridge.
Kingsbury Road (A4097).
0.21 miles, 0 locks (total 4.83 miles, 3 locks)
 Site of Minworth Arm.0.47 miles, 0 locks (total 5.30 miles, 3 locks)
GazetteerWiggins Hill Bridge.0.22 miles, 0 locks (total 5.52 miles, 3 locks)
GazetteerBroad Bulk Bridge.0.38 miles, 0 locks (total 5.89 miles, 3 locks)
 Curdworth Church Bridge.0.22 miles, 0 locks (total 6.12 miles, 3 locks)
GazetteerCurdworth Bridge.
Wigshaw Lane. Post Office, shops and garage in Curdworth.
0.18 miles, 0 locks (total 6.30 miles, 3 locks)
 Curdworth Visitor Moorings.0.11 miles, 0 locks (total 6.41 miles, 3 locks)
 Curdworth Tunnel (Southwest end).0.07 miles, 0 locks (total 6.48 miles, 3 locks)
 Curdworth Tunnel (Northeast end).
0.02 miles, 0 locks (total 6.50 miles, 3 locks)
GazetteerCurdworth Unofficial Moorings.
Curdworth Tunnel (West end). Passed through Curdworth Tunnel (57 yards)
0.04 miles, 0 locks (total 6.54 miles, 3 locks)
 Baylis's Bridge.0.26 miles, 0 locks (total 6.81 miles, 3 locks)
 Winding Hole above Curdworth Top Lock.0.13 miles, 0 locks (total 6.94 miles, 3 locks)
 Curdworth Top Lock No 28.
Dunton Wharf.
0.05 miles, 0 locks (total 6.99 miles, 3 locks)
  Facilities: water point
 M6 Toll Bridge.0.11 miles, 1 lock (total 7.10 miles, 4 locks)
 Dunton Wharf Bridge.
Lichfield Road (A446).
0.15 miles, 0 locks (total 7.25 miles, 4 locks)
 Fox's Bridge.0.23 miles, 0 locks (total 7.48 miles, 4 locks)
 Willday's Farm Bridge.0.13 miles, 0 locks (total 7.62 miles, 4 locks)
 Curdworth Lock 2 No 29.0.07 miles, 0 locks (total 7.68 miles, 4 locks)
 Curdworth Lock 3 No 30.0.09 miles, 1 lock (total 7.78 miles, 5 locks)
 Marston Lane Bridge.0.04 miles, 1 lock (total 7.82 miles, 6 locks)
 Curdworth Lock 4 No 31.0.08 miles, 0 locks (total 7.90 miles, 6 locks)
 Curdworth Lock 5 No 32.0.10 miles, 1 lock (total 8 miles, 7 locks)
 Curdworth Lock 6 No 33.0.19 miles, 1 lock (total 8.18 miles, 8 locks)
 White Bridge.0.01 miles, 1 lock (total 8.19 miles, 9 locks)
 Curdworth Lock 7 No 34.0.32 miles, 0 locks (total 8.51 miles, 9 locks)
 Marston Field Bridge.
Track to Himley Lane.
0.02 miles, 1 lock (total 8.53 miles, 10 locks)
 Curdworth Lock 8 No 35.0.46 miles, 0 locks (total 8.99 miles, 10 locks)
GazetteerDouble Bridge.0.04 miles, 1 lock (total 9.03 miles, 11 locks)
GazetteerCurdworth Lock 9 No 36.0.17 miles, 0 locks (total 9.20 miles, 11 locks)
GazetteerCheatles Farm Bridge.0.05 miles, 1 lock (total 9.25 miles, 12 locks)
GazetteerBodymoor Heath.0.15 miles, 0 locks (total 9.40 miles, 12 locks)
  Facilities: water point
 Curdworth Lock 10 No 37.
Also called Common Lock.
0.31 miles, 0 locks (total 9.71 miles, 12 locks)
 Kingsbury Swing Bridge.0.37 miles, 1 lock (total 10.09 miles, 13 locks)
 Curdworth Bottom Lock No 38.
Descended Curdworth flight of 11 locks (fall of 76 feet 4 inches)
0.08 miles, 0 locks (total 10.17 miles, 13 locks)
 Curdworth Winding Hole.0.12 miles, 1 lock (total 10.29 miles, 14 locks)

Total distance is 10.29 miles and 14 locks. There is at least 1 tunnel.

Made up of 10.29 miles of narrow canals; 14 narrow locks.


Ninth day of trip

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You will be travelling from Curdworth Winding Hole to Atherstone Locks Nos 6 and 7, which is 12.63 miles and 6 locks

This is 6 hours 11 minutes travelling

     
Birmingham Canal Navigations (Birmingham and Fazeley Canal - Main Line)
 Gravel Pit Bridge.0.53 miles, 0 locks (total 0.53 miles, 0 locks)
 Curdworth Conveyor Bridge.0.27 miles, 0 locks (total 0.80 miles, 0 locks)
 Fishers Mill Bridge.0.20 miles, 0 locks (total 1 mile, 0 locks)
GazetteerDrayton Brick Bridge.0.63 miles, 0 locks (total 1.63 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerDrayton Manor Bridges.
There are two bridges here, a foot bridge and a swing bridge. These days the swing bridge is usually open.
0.66 miles, 0 locks (total 2.29 miles, 0 locks)
 Coleshill First Marina.0.27 miles, 0 locks (total 2.55 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerColeshill Road Bridge.
A4091 road.
0.13 miles, 0 locks (total 2.69 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerColeshill Second Marina.0.04 miles, 0 locks (total 2.72 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerBourne Brook Aqueduct.0.19 miles, 0 locks (total 2.92 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerTolson's Footbridge.
To Coleshill Street.
0.09 miles, 0 locks (total 3.01 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerFazeley Visitor Moorings.0.16 miles, 0 locks (total 3.17 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerWatling Street Bridge.
Lichfield Road (B5404).
0.03 miles, 0 locks (total 3.20 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerFazeley Junction.
Junction of Birmingham and Fazeley and Coventry Canals. Post Office, shops and garage in Fazeley. Post Office and shops.
0.06 miles, 0 locks (total 3.26 miles, 0 locks)
  Facilities: water point
Turn right onto Coventry Canal (Main Line - Hawkesbury to Fazeley)
GazetteerTame Aqueduct.0.50 miles, 0 locks (total 3.76 miles, 0 locks)
 Bridge No 75.0.38 miles, 0 locks (total 4.13 miles, 0 locks)
GazetteerKettlebrook Bridge No 74.
Post Office, shops, garage and station in Tamworth.
0.25 miles, 0 locks (total 4.38 miles, 0 locks)
 Glascote Bottom Lock No 13.
0.38 miles, 0 locks (total 4.76 miles, 0 locks)
  Facilities: water point
 Glascote Top Lock No 12.
Ascended Glascote flight of 2 locks (rise of 13 feet 8 inches)
0.13 miles, 2 locks (total 4.88 miles, 2 locks)
GazetteerAnchor Bridge No 73.0.25 miles, 0 locks (total 5.13 miles, 2 locks)
 Glascote Winding Hole.0.13 miles, 0 locks (total 5.26 miles, 2 locks)
 Amington Road Bridge No 71.0.25 miles, 0 locks (total 5.51 miles, 2 locks)
GazetteerGate Inn Bridge No 69.0.38 miles, 0 locks (total 5.88 miles, 2 locks)
GazetteerAmington.
Askew Bridge No 66.
0.38 miles, 0 locks (total 6.26 miles, 2 locks)
 Amington Winding Hole.0.31 miles, 0 locks (total 6.57 miles, 2 locks)
GazetteerAlvecote Bridge No 59.
Post Office and shops in Alvecote. Mooring.
0.44 miles, 0 locks (total 7.01 miles, 2 locks)
  Facilities: water point
GazetteerM42 Motorway Bridge No 56.0.75 miles, 0 locks (total 7.76 miles, 2 locks)
GazetteerPooley Hall.0.25 miles, 0 locks (total 8.01 miles, 2 locks)
GazetteerPolesworth Bridge No 54.0.63 miles, 0 locks (total 8.63 miles, 2 locks)
GazetteerPolesworth (Mill Bridge No 53).
Mooring.
0.13 miles, 0 locks (total 8.76 miles, 2 locks)
GazetteerLimekiln Bridge No 51.0.25 miles, 0 locks (total 9.01 miles, 2 locks)
 Site of Swing Bridge.0.50 miles, 0 locks (total 9.51 miles, 2 locks)
GazetteerBradley Green Bridge No 48.1.63 miles, 0 locks (total 11.13 miles, 2 locks)
  Facilities: rubbish disposal and water point
GazetteerAtherstone Bottom Locks No 10 and 11.0.63 miles, 0 locks (total 11.76 miles, 2 locks)
 Atherstone Locks Nos 8 and 9.0.50 miles, 2 locks (total 12.26 miles, 4 locks)
 Atherstone Locks Nos 6 and 7.0.38 miles, 2 locks (total 12.63 miles, 6 locks)

Total distance is 12.63 miles and 6 locks. There is at least 1 small aqueduct or underbridge.

Made up of 12.63 miles of narrow canals; 6 narrow locks.


Tenth day of trip

Go to day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

You will be travelling from Atherstone Locks Nos 6 and 7 to Hawkesbury Stop Lock, which is 12.05 miles and 7 locks

This is 5 hours 57 minutes travelling

     
Coventry Canal (Main Line - Hawkesbury to Fazeley)
GazetteerAtherstone.0.38 miles, 2 locks (total 0.38 miles, 2 locks)
 Atherstone Lock No 5.
0.25 miles, 0 locks (total 0.63 miles, 2 locks)
  Facilities: water point
 Atherstone Top Lock No 1.
Ascended Atherstone flight of 5 locks (rise of 36 feet 6 inches)
0.38 miles, 5 locks (total 1 mile, 7 locks)
 Mancetter Bridge No 36.
Mancetter village half a mile east.
0.75 miles, 0 locks (total 1.75 miles, 7 locks)
 Worthington Farm Bridge No 35.0.50 miles, 0 locks (total 2.25 miles, 7 locks)
 Cherrytree Farm Winding Hole.0.54 miles, 0 locks (total 2.79 miles, 7 locks)
 Cherrytree Farm Bridge No 33.0.09 miles, 0 locks (total 2.87 miles, 7 locks)
GazetteerHartshill Wharf and BW Yard.0.38 miles, 0 locks (total 3.25 miles, 7 locks)
  Facilities: water point
GazetteerAnchor Bridge No 29.0.50 miles, 0 locks (total 3.75 miles, 7 locks)
 White House Bridge No 28.0.50 miles, 0 locks (total 4.25 miles, 7 locks)
GazetteerWood Bridge No 27.
Laundrette in Valley Cruisers.
0.38 miles, 0 locks (total 4.62 miles, 7 locks)
  Facilities: chemical toilet disposal and water point
GazetteerTuttle Hill Bridge No 23.
Nuneaton Town centre south from here.
1.13 miles, 0 locks (total 5.75 miles, 7 locks)
 The Big Hole.0.13 miles, 0 locks (total 5.87 miles, 7 locks)
GazetteerWash Lane Bridge No 21.
Nuneaton Town centre east from here. Post Office in Cock & Bear.
0.63 miles, 0 locks (total 6.50 miles, 7 locks)
GazetteerBoot Bridge No 20.
Nuneaton Town centre northeast from here. Post Office, shops, garage and station in Nuneaton. Mooring.
0.75 miles, 0 locks (total 7.25 miles, 7 locks)
  Facilities: water point
GazetteerWharf Inn Bridge No 19.
Chilvers Coton. Post Office and shops in Chivers Coton.
0.25 miles, 0 locks (total 7.50 miles, 7 locks)
GazetteerJunction with Griff Arm (disused).0.75 miles, 0 locks (total 8.25 miles, 7 locks)
GazetteerMarston Junction.
Junction of Ashby and Coventry Canals. Mooring.
1 mile, 0 locks (total 9.25 miles, 7 locks)
  Facilities: chemical toilet disposal
Recommended mooring
 Charity Dock.0.38 miles, 0 locks (total 9.62 miles, 7 locks)
 Bulkington Lane Bridge No 14.0.63 miles, 0 locks (total 10.25 miles, 7 locks)
 Bedworth Hill Bridge No 13.
Half a mile walk to Bedworth. Site of Junction with Newdigate Colliery Arm. Post Office and shops in Bedworth.
0.88 miles, 0 locks (total 11.12 miles, 7 locks)
 Hawkesbury Engine House.
Gauging narrows and footbridge.
0.81 miles, 0 locks (total 11.94 miles, 7 locks)
GazetteerHawkesbury Junction.
Junction with Oxford Canal (Northern Section).
0.06 miles, 0 locks (total 12 miles, 7 locks)
  Facilities: rubbish disposal and water point
Recommended mooring
Turn left onto Oxford Canal (Northern Section)
GazetteerSutton Stop.0.02 miles, 0 locks (total 12.02 miles, 7 locks)
 Hawkesbury Stop Lock.0.02 miles, 0 locks (total 12.05 miles, 7 locks)

Total distance is 12.05 miles and 7 locks.

Made up of 12.05 miles of narrow canals; 7 narrow locks.


Total distance is 108.96 miles and 118 locks. There are at least 4 moveable bridges of which 1 is usually left open; 10 small aqueducts or underbridges and 3 tunnels.

Made up of 82.47 miles of narrow canals; 26.50 miles of broad canals; 71 narrow locks; 47 broad locks.

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