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Grand Union Wendover Branch

Description of Grand Union Wendover Branch: The navigable section now extends past Little Tring Bridge to a rebuilt full size winding hole at the new end of the navigation, about 600 yds beyond Little Tring Bridge. 48 hour mooring applies to the new section.

History of Grand Union Wendover Branch: Built under the Grand Junction Canal Act of 1794 but completed in 1799.
For more details see the History page.

Waterway Group: This waterway is part of the Grand Union Canal

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Grand Union Wendover Branch: Table of distances

Miles

Locks

Navigable (N)

Grid ref

OS Map No

Bulbourne Junction

Junction with Grand Union Main Line Junction with Grand Union Main Line

0

0

N

SP928138

165

Gammel Bridge No 2

New Mill Wharf and turning point for boats of up to 50 foot.

0.6

0

N

SP923131

165

Tring Ford Pumping Station

End of navigation at present

1.3

0

D

SP917129

165

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.

 

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