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River Bure

Description of River Bure: This 40.6 mile navigation is now only navigable for the 31.5 miles of its tidal reaches starting at Coltishall and joining the River Yare at Yarmouth.
For the History of this waterway see the History page.

Waterway Group: This waterway is part of the Norfolk and Suffolk Broads

Navigation Authority: : Broads Authority, Dragonfly House 2 Gilders Way Norwich NR3 1UB : Telephone 01603 610734 : Fax 01603 756069 : Email broads@broads-authority.gov.uk :

Website: http://www.broads-authority.gov.uk/

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River Bure: Table of distances

Miles

Locks

Navigable (N)

Grid ref

OS Map No

Aylsham Bridge

Aylsham Staithes. Original head of navigation.

0

0

U

TG197275

134

Aylsham Lock

1

1

U

TG209271

134

Burgh Bridge

2.4

1

U

TG216253

134

Burgh Lock

Derelict

3

2

U

TG222249

134

Oxnead Lock

3.8

3

U

TG226240

134

Lamas Church

5.4

3

U

TG244232

134

Buxton Lamas Bridge

Site of Buxton Lamas Lock

5.9

3

U

TG237228

134

Coltishall Bridge

9

3

U

TG266197

134

Coltishall Lock

9.3

4

U

TG267194

134

Aylsham Navigation Boundary

9.5

4

N

TG271193

134

Coltishall Staithe

Kings Head and Rising Sun Inns

10

4

N

TG275196

134

Anchor Inn, Coltishall

10.5

4

N

TG280193

134

Belaugh Village

11.4

4

N

TG288184

134

Wroxham Railway Bridge

14.6

4

N

TG301183

134

Wroxham Road Bridge

14.9

4

N

TG302180

134

Wroxham Broad North Entrance

16

4

N

TG314171

134

Wroxham Broad South Entrance

16.5

4

N

TG311164

134

Little Salhouse Broad Entrance

17

4

N

TG314158

134

Salhouse Broad Entrance

17.5

4

N

TG322157

134

Hoveton Great Broad

Private no entry

18

4

N

TG324161

134

Hoveton Little Broad Entrance

19.1

4

N

TG332173

134

Lower Street, Horning

Swan Hotel

19.8

4

N

TG339176

134

Ferry Inn, Horning

20.5

4

N

TG344164

134

Cockshoot Dyke Junction

Leading to the private Cockshoot Broad

20.9

4

N

TG347161

134

Ranworth Broad Entrance

Leading to Malthouse Broad and Ranworth Broad

22.3

4

N

TG360157

134

River Ant Junction

Junction with River Ant

23.5

4

N

TG375160

134

Fleet Dyke Junction

Leading to South Walsham Broads.

24.1

4

N

TG378157

134

St Benedict's Abbey

This name is usually shortened to St Benet's Abbey.

24.4

4

N

TG382155

134

River Thurne Junction

Junction with River Thurne

26.3

4

N

TG400152

134

Upton Dyke Junction

27.9

4

N

TG408131

134

Acle Bridge

A1064 Road Bridge

29.1

4

N

TG414116

134

Acle Dyke Junction

29.9

4

N

TG413106

134

Muck Fleet Dyke

Not navigable

30.5

4

N

TG421104

134

Stokesby Staithe

31

4

N

TG430105

134

Tunstall Dyke

Not navigable

31.8

4

N

TG432095

134

Stracey Arms Staithe

32.4

4

N

TG438090

134

Herringby Hall Staithe

33.6

4

N

TG448100

134

Six Mile House

34.3

4

N

TG459100

134

Runham Staithe

34.6

4

N

TG466098

134

Five Mile House

35.4

4

N

TG474099

134

Mautby Marsh Farm

36.3

4

N

TG490099

134

Three Mile House

37.8

4

N

TG504095

134

Two Mile House

38.9

4

N

TG518101

134

Yarmouth Suspension Bridge

40.4

4

N

TG521081

134

River Yare Junction, Yarmouth

Junction with River Yare

40.6

4

N

TG518079

134

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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