Swineford Lock No 3

Bath Road, Bitton, Bath and North East Somerset, England, United Kingdom
 
 
Swineford Lock No 3 is a minor waterways place on the River Avon - Bristol between River Avon Junction (Junction of the River Avon and the Kennet & Avon Canal) (7 miles and 3 furlongs and 3 locks to the southeast) and Bristol - Bush Corner (Visitor moorings) (9 miles and 1½ furlongs and 3 locks to the west).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of River Avon Junction is Swineford Lock Weir Entrance (Channel leading to the Weir); ¼ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Bristol - Bush Corner is Swineford Lock Weir Exit (Channel leading to the Weir); ½ furlongs away.

This is a lock with a rise of 4f4.

User contributed information about Swineford Lock No 3
The main road (A431) and the Swan Inn on it are not accessible from the lock.
information from anonymous, 23-1-2008 13:42:59
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8 :: Kennet Avon Navigation Bath to Hanham Lock :: Geograph ...
ST6968 : River Avon above Swineford Lock by Pierre Terre ... the weir from the far end of the (no longer flooded) landing stage seen in ST6968 : Swineford Lock.
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3, Swineford Lock ..... The western end pavilion on the south side was demolished in 1903 for road widening and its replacement was not an exact match.
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Contents. 1 Locks; 2 Notes; 3 See also; 4 References; 5 External links ... Weir at Swineford Lock. Weston Lock, Bath. ..... "Swineford Lock No 3". Canalplan AC ...
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3. Again, very popular pub,. excellent food. Semington Top Lock. No 16. Somerset Arms pub 1/4 .... Swineford Lock No 3. Water, pump-out and. Winding hole.
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Swineford Lock (grid reference ST691689) is situated on the River Avon, at the village of Swineford, England.

In its heyday, between 1709 and 1859 Swineford had an active brass and copper industry which were served by the river which also provided water power for the cloth industry.

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[River Avon, Bristol] [Kennet and Avon Canal] [Swineford] [Keynsham Lock] [Saltford Lock] [List of locks on the Kennet and Avon Canal] [List of places in Avon]
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Nearest Water point

Hanham Lock No 1 — 3 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Avonmouth
Bath Deep Lock Nos 8 and 9 — 7 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to River Avon Junction, then on the Kennet and Avon Canal (Main Line) to Bath Deep Lock Nos 8 and 9
Bathampton Bridge No 183 — 9 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to River Avon Junction, then on the Kennet and Avon Canal (Main Line) to Bathampton Bridge No 183
Bradford and Frome Road Wharves — 17 miles, 1½ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to River Avon Junction, then on the Kennet and Avon Canal (Main Line) to Bradford and Frome Road Wharves

Nearest Rubbish disposal

Hanham Lock No 1 — 3 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Avonmouth
Bath Deep Lock Nos 8 and 9 — 7 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to River Avon Junction, then on the Kennet and Avon Canal (Main Line) to Bath Deep Lock Nos 8 and 9
Bathampton Bridge No 183 — 9 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to River Avon Junction, then on the Kennet and Avon Canal (Main Line) to Bathampton Bridge No 183
Bradford and Frome Road Wharves — 17 miles, 1½ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to River Avon Junction, then on the Kennet and Avon Canal (Main Line) to Bradford and Frome Road Wharves

Nearest Chemical toilet disposal

Bradford and Frome Road Wharves — 17 miles, 1½ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to River Avon Junction, then on the Kennet and Avon Canal (Main Line) to Bradford and Frome Road Wharves

Nearest Place to turn

Keynsham Lock Weir Entrance — 2 miles, 4 furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Avonmouth
Hanham Lock Weir Entrance — 3 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Avonmouth
Hanham Lock Weir Exit — 3 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Avonmouth
Horseshoe Walk Bridge No 190 — 7 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to River Avon Junction, then on the Kennet and Avon Canal (Main Line) to Horseshoe Walk Bridge No 190
Pulteney Gardens Winding Hole — 7 miles, 6 furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to River Avon Junction, then on the Kennet and Avon Canal (Main Line) to Pulteney Gardens Winding Hole
Sydney Wharf Winding Hole — 8 miles, ¾ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to River Avon Junction, then on the Kennet and Avon Canal (Main Line) to Sydney Wharf Winding Hole
Darlington Wharf — 8 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to River Avon Junction, then on the Kennet and Avon Canal (Main Line) to Darlington Wharf
Bathhurst Parade Marina — 9 miles, ¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Avonmouth
City Ferry Landing Arm — 9 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Avonmouth
Bathampton Bridge Winding Hole — 9 miles, 7½ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to River Avon Junction, then on the Kennet and Avon Canal (Main Line) to Bathampton Bridge Winding Hole
Ferry Landings Arm — 10 miles, ¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Avonmouth
Bathampton Winding Hole — 10 miles, 1½ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to River Avon Junction, then on the Kennet and Avon Canal (Main Line) to Bathampton Winding Hole
Claverton Winding Hole — 11 miles, 4½ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to River Avon Junction, then on the Kennet and Avon Canal (Main Line) to Claverton Winding Hole
Somerset Coal Canal Junction — 12 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to River Avon Junction, then on the Kennet and Avon Canal (Main Line) to Somerset Coal Canal Junction
Brassknocker Basin — 13 miles, 2½ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to River Avon Junction, then on the Kennet and Avon Canal (Main Line) to Somerset Coal Canal Junction, then on the Kennet and Avon Canal (Somersetshire Coal Canal) to Brassknocker Basin
Conkwell Wood Winding Hole — 13 miles, 2½ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to River Avon Junction, then on the Kennet and Avon Canal (Main Line) to Conkwell Wood Winding Hole
Avoncliffe Aqueduct (north end) — 15 miles, 4 furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to River Avon Junction, then on the Kennet and Avon Canal (Main Line) to Avoncliffe Aqueduct (north end)
Avoncliffe Aqueduct (south end) — 15 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to River Avon Junction, then on the Kennet and Avon Canal (Main Line) to Avoncliffe Aqueduct (south end)
Bradford and Frome Road Wharves — 17 miles, 1½ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to River Avon Junction, then on the Kennet and Avon Canal (Main Line) to Bradford and Frome Road Wharves
The Old Chandelry Marina — 18 miles, ¾ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to River Avon Junction, then on the Kennet and Avon Canal (Main Line) to The Old Chandelry Marina