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 Kennet and Avon Navigation between River Avon Junction (Junction of the River Avon and the Kennet & Avon Canal) (6 miles and 6½ furlongs and 3 locks to the southeast) and Hanham Lock Weir Exit (Channel leading to the Weir) (4 miles and 4¼ furlongs and 2 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 Hanham Lock Weir Exit 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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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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    236 to the northwest.
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