Jim Shead Waterways Photographer & Writer
Text and photographs copyright of Jim Shead.
Home Introduction Waterways List Waterways Map Links Books DVD Articles Photo Gallery
Features Contact me Glossary Boats Events List History Local Waterways Help Photo List

Top 100 Sites

Old Bedford River

Description of Old Bedford River: Navigable for 12 miles, from Welches Dam to Salters Lode Junction.
For the History of this waterway see the History page.

Waterway Group: This waterway is part of the River Great Ouse

Navigation Authority of Old Bedford River : Environment Agency Recreation and Navigation, Region: Anglia Region, Kingfisher House, Goldhay Way, Orton Goldhay, Peterborough PE2 5ZR: Telephone 01733 371811 : Fax 01733 231840 :

Related Articles of Old Bedford River

Related Books of Old Bedford River

Related External Web Sites of Old Bedford River

Old Bedford River: Table of distances

Miles

Locks

Navigable (N)

Grid ref

OS Map No

Welches Dam

Junction with Counter Wash Drain (Great Ouse) Junction with the Forty Foot River and Counter Wash Drain

0

0

N

TL469858

143

Purls Bridge

0.8

0

N

TL477868

143

Railway Bridge

Ely to March line.

2.6

0

N

TL495892

143

Delph Bridge

A1101 road bridge and Welney Village

6

0

N

TL528936

143

Salters Lode Junction

Junctions with Middle Level - Well Creek and River Great Ouse Junction with River Ouse

12.3

0

N

TF586016

143

NOTE: N and U in the Navigable column above indicates that the node is navigable or unnavigable. If a D appears here it means that navigation is difficult or restricted to smaller craft.

 

Jim Shead Waterways Photographer & Writer
Text and photographs copyright of Jim Shead.
Home Introduction Waterways List Waterways Map Links Books DVD Articles Photo Gallery
Features Contact me Glossary Boats Events List History Local Waterways Help Photo List