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River Wharfe

Description of River Wharfe: This open river runs 9.25 miles from Tadcaster Bridge to Wharfe's Mouth, where it joins the River Ouse

History of River Wharfe: A company was formed in 1890 to make the river navigable but this failed and was wound up in 1898
For more details see the History page.

Tadcaster Bridge

Related Books of River Wharfe

River Wharfe: Table of distances

Miles

Locks

Navigable (N)

Grid ref

OS Map No

Tadcaster Bridge

0

0

D

SE487434

105

Kirkby Wharf

2.5

0

D

SE508411

105

Ulleskelf

3.9

0

D

SE524400

105

Ryther

6.6

0

D

SE550393

105

Nun Appleton Park

7

0

D

SE555397

105

Wharfe's Mouth

Junction with River Ouse (Yorkshire) River Ouse junction

9.3

0

D

SE573390

105

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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