Wire Lock No 76

Bath Road, Kintbury, West Berkshire, England, United Kingdom
 
Looking onto Wire Lock No 76 from Wire Bridge
Copyright: steve ryan-bell
Taken: date unknown
 
Wire Lock No 76 is a minor waterways place on the Kennet and Avon Canal (Main Line) between Kintbury Bridge No 75 (Dundas Arms and Railway Station) (1 mile and 4¾ furlongs and 2 locks to the east) and Hungerford Town Bridge (Hungerford Town Centre) (1 mile and 4½ furlongs and 1 lock to the west).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Kintbury Bridge No 75 is Wire Bridge No 81; a few yards away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Hungerford Town Bridge is Wire Aqueduct No 1; ¼ furlongs away.

This is a lock with a rise of 6f10.

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Nearest Water point

Station Road Bridge No 48 — 1 mile, 3½ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Kintbury Water Point and Sanitary Station — 1 mile, 4 furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Kintbury Lock No 78 — 1 mile, 4¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Kintbury Bridge No 75 — 1 mile, 4¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Great Bedwyn Wharf — 6 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Crofton Lock No 59 — 8 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 17 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Ham Manor Marina — 8 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Northcroft Lane Arm, then on the River Kennet to Ham Manor Marina
Wootton Rivers Bottom Lock No 51 — 12 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 25 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Pewsey Wharf — 15 miles, 2½ furlongs and 26 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Aldermaston Lock No 95 — 16 miles, 3½ furlongs and 19 locks away
Travel to Northcroft Lane Arm, then on the River Kennet to Aldermaston Lock No 95
BW Services below Tyle Mill Lock — 18 miles, 6 furlongs and 23 locks away
Travel to Northcroft Lane Arm, then on the River Kennet to BW Services below Tyle Mill Lock
Winding Hole below Tyle Mill Lock — 18 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 23 locks away
Travel to Northcroft Lane Arm, then on the River Kennet to Winding Hole below Tyle Mill Lock
Old Builders Wharf — 18 miles, 6½ furlongs and 26 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction

Nearest Rubbish disposal

Kintbury Lock No 78 — 1 mile, 4¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Kintbury Bridge No 75 — 1 mile, 4¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Great Bedwyn Wharf — 6 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Crofton Lock No 59 — 8 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 17 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Ham Manor Marina — 8 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Northcroft Lane Arm, then on the River Kennet to Ham Manor Marina
Wootton Rivers Bottom Lock No 51 — 12 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 25 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Pewsey Wharf — 15 miles, 2½ furlongs and 26 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Aldermaston Lock No 95 — 16 miles, 3½ furlongs and 19 locks away
Travel to Northcroft Lane Arm, then on the River Kennet to Aldermaston Lock No 95
BW Services below Tyle Mill Lock — 18 miles, 6 furlongs and 23 locks away
Travel to Northcroft Lane Arm, then on the River Kennet to BW Services below Tyle Mill Lock
Winding Hole below Tyle Mill Lock — 18 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 23 locks away
Travel to Northcroft Lane Arm, then on the River Kennet to Winding Hole below Tyle Mill Lock

Nearest Chemical toilet disposal

Station Road Bridge No 48 — 1 mile, 3½ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Ham Manor Marina — 8 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Northcroft Lane Arm, then on the River Kennet to Ham Manor Marina
Pewsey Wharf — 15 miles, 2½ furlongs and 26 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Aldermaston Lock No 95 — 16 miles, 3½ furlongs and 19 locks away
Travel to Northcroft Lane Arm, then on the River Kennet to Aldermaston Lock No 95

Nearest Place to turn

Wire Bridge Winding Hole — 1 furlong and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Kintbury Gate Winding Hole — 2¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Denford Mill Winding Hole — 4 furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Dunn Mill Winding Hole — 6 furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Vicarage Bridge No 77 — 1 mile, 3¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Kintbury Winding Hole Next to Vicarage Bridge No 77 — 1 mile, 3¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Winding Hole above Station Road Bridge — 1 mile, 3¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Winding Hole below Kintbury Lock — 1 mile, 5½ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Winding Hole below Drewitts Lock — 3 miles, 2½ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Froxfield Bridge No 55 — 3 miles, 6 furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Benham Marsh Winding Hole — 4 miles, ¼ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Frith Copse Winding Hole — 4 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Winding Hole below Hamstead Lock — 4 miles, 2 furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Hamstead Lock Weir Exit — 4 miles, 6½ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Benham Lock Winding Hole — 5 miles and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Great Bedwyn Winding Hole — 6 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Newbury West Fields Winding Hole — 7 miles, ¼ furlongs and 9 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Winding Hole above Crofton Bottom Lock No 63 — 7 miles, 3 furlongs and 14 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Winding Hole above Newbury Lock — 7 miles, 4 furlongs and 9 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
New American Bridge No 59 — 7 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Northcroft Lane Arm, then on the River Kennet to New American Bridge No 59
 

Wikipedia has a page about Wire Lock

Wire Lock is a lock on the Kennet and Avon Canal, near Hungerford, Berkshire, England.

Wire Lock was built between 1718 and 1723 under the supervision of the engineer John Hore of Newbury. The canal is administered by British Waterways.

It is a grade II listed building.

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