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Grand Union Welford Branch

Description of Grand Union Welford Branch: Runs a mile and a half from Welford to the Grand Union Leicester Section.

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

Welford Basin

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Lock Sizes and maximum craft dimensions of Grand Union Welford Branch: Length 72 foot, beam 7 foot. NOTE: For more details of maximum lock and craft sizes and the basis of these figures see Craft and Lock Sizes Page

Grand Union Welford Branch: Table of distances

Miles

Locks

Navigable (N)

Grid ref

OS Map No

Welford Junction

Junction with Grand Union Leicester Section Junction with the Grand Union Leicester Section

0

0

N

SP627825

140

Bosworth Mill Bridge No 1

0.3

0

N

SP630824

140

Gilberts Bridge No 2

0.8

0

N

SP635817

140

Welford Lock No 1

Bridge No 3

1.3

1

N

SP639812

140

Welford Basin and Wharf

End of navigation.

1.6

1

N

SP643809

140

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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