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River Adur

Description of River Adur: 11 Miles of estuary navigation flowing into the English Channel near Shorham-By-Sea, Sussex.

History of River Adur: River was first improved by Act of Parliament in 1807. A further Act (1825) extended it to West Grinstead.
For more details see the History page.

Subordinate Waterways of River Adur

Navigation Authority of River Adur : Environment Agency Recreation and Navigation, Region: Southern Region, Guildbourne House, Chatsworth Road, Worthing, West Sussex BN11 1LD: Telephone 01903 832000 : Fax 01903 821832 : (Covers the river north of Old Shoreham Bridge.).

Navigation Authority: : Shoreham Port Authority, Harbour Office, Southwick BN42 4ED: Telephone 1273 598100 : Fax 1273 592492 : (Covers the river below Old Shoreham Bridge.).

Website: http://www.portshoreham.co.uk/

Related Books of River Adur

River Adur: Table of distances

Miles

Locks

Navigable (N)

Grid ref

OS Map No

Bines Bridge

Road bridge on B2135

0

0

N

TQ189175

198

Junction with River Adur (Eastern)

0.9

0

N

TQ194166

198

Footbridge

1.8

0

N

TQ190161

198

Upper Beeding Bridge

5.1

0

N

TQ192105

198

Old Shoreham Bridge

8.6

0

N

TQ206059

198

Railway Bridge

9.3

0

N

TQ209052

198

Norfolk Bridge

At Shoreham-by-sea

9.5

0

N

TQ212050

198

Kingston-by-Sea Wharf

10.6

0

N

TQ229049

198

Junction with Southwick Canal

11

0

N

TQ234046

198

Mouth of River

Opens into English Channel

11.1

0

N

TQ235044

198

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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