Swineford Lock No 3

 
 
Swineford Lock No 3 is a minor waterways place on the River Avon - Bristol (Main River - Bath to 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 2¼ 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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Nearest Water point

Hanham Lock No 1 — 3 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Cumberland Basin Entrance Lock No 2
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
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
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 Cumberland Basin Entrance Lock No 2
Abbey View Lock No 11 — 7 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to River Avon Junction, then on the Kennet and Avon Canal (Main Line) to Abbey View Lock No 11
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
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
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 Cumberland Basin Entrance Lock No 2
Hanham Lock Weir Entrance — 3 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Cumberland Basin Entrance Lock No 2
Hanham Lock Weir Exit — 3 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Cumberland Basin Entrance Lock No 2
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
Bathhurst Parade Marina — 9 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Cumberland Basin Entrance Lock No 2
City Ferry Landing Arm Junction — 9 miles, 3 furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Cumberland Basin Entrance Lock No 2
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, 1 furlong and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Cumberland Basin Entrance Lock No 2
Bathampton Winding Hole — 10 miles, 1¾ 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
Bradford on Avon Winding Hole — 18 miles, 4½ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to River Avon Junction, then on the Kennet and Avon Canal (Main Line) to Bradford on Avon Winding Hole
 

Wikipedia has a page about Swineford Lock

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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