Old Ford Lock No 8

Sewardstone Road, London, London Borough of Tower Hamlets, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
 
 
Old Ford Lock No 8 is a minor waterways place on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) between Hertford Union Junction (Junction of Regent's and Hertford Union Canals) (¾ furlongs to the southeast) and Cumberland Basin (Junction with Cumberland Market Branch) (5 miles and 1½ furlongs and 7 locks to the west).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Hertford Union Junction is Old Ford Road Bridge No 54; ½ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Cumberland Basin is Victoria Park Services; ¼ furlongs away.

This is a lock with a rise of 8f0.

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Nearest water point

Victoria Park Services — ¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Little Venice
Meath Gardens Footbridge No 55A — 3 furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Limehouse Basin Entrance
Old Ford Lock No 19 — 1 mile, 3½ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Hertford Union Canal) to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Old Ford Lock No 19
Limehouse Basin — 1 mile, 4¾ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Limehouse Basin Entrance
East Wick Service Wharf — 1 mile, 5½ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Hertford Union Canal) to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to East Wick Service Wharf
City Road Service Mooring — 2 miles, 4½ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Little Venice
Tail of Bow Locks — 2 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Hertford Union Canal) to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Head of Bow Locks, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (Bow Lock) to Tail of Bow Locks
St Pancras Lock No 4 — 3 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Little Venice
Tottenham Lock No 17 — 5 miles, 2½ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Hertford Union Canal) to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Tottenham Lock No 17
Stonebridge Lock Services — 6 miles and 6 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Hertford Union Canal) to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Stonebridge Lock Services
Westbourne Terrace Bridge No 3C — 6 miles, 7 furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Little Venice, then on the Grand Union Canal (Paddington Branch) to Westbourne Terrace Bridge No 3C
Little Venice Services — 6 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Little Venice, then on the Grand Union Canal (Paddington Branch) to Little Venice Services
Pickett's Lock No 15 — 8 miles, ¼ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Hertford Union Canal) to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Pickett's Lock No 15
Wharf Road Bridge No 33 — 9 miles, ¼ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Hertford Union Canal) to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Wharf Road Bridge No 33
Mitre Bridge No 6 — 9 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Little Venice, then on the Grand Union Canal (Paddington Branch) to Mitre Bridge No 6
The Black Horse PH (Greenford) — 15 miles and 8 locks away
Travel to Little Venice, then on the Grand Union Canal (Paddington Branch) to The Black Horse PH (Greenford)
Carthagena Lock No 7 — 17 miles, ¾ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Hertford Union Canal) to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Waltham Town Lock No 11, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee) to Carthagena Lock No 7
Brentford Visitor Moorings — 18 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Limehouse Basin Entrance, then on the River Thames (tidal section) to Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Gayton to Brentford) to Brentford Visitor Moorings
Fieldes Lock Services — 18 miles, 7½ furlongs and 16 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Hertford Union Canal) to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Waltham Town Lock No 11, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee) to Fieldes Lock Services
Bull's Bridge Visitor Moorings — 19 miles, 7 furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Little Venice, then on the Grand Union Canal (Paddington Branch) to Bull's Bridge Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Gayton to Brentford) to Bull's Bridge Visitor Moorings

Nearest rubbish disposal

Victoria Park Services — ¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Little Venice
Old Ford Lock No 19 — 1 mile, 3½ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Hertford Union Canal) to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Old Ford Lock No 19
Limehouse Lock No 13 — 1 mile, 5½ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Limehouse Basin Entrance
City Road Service Mooring — 2 miles, 4½ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Little Venice
St Pancras Lock No 4 — 3 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Little Venice
St Pancras Basin — 3 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Little Venice
Stonebridge Lock Services — 6 miles and 6 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Hertford Union Canal) to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Stonebridge Lock Services
Little Venice Services — 6 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Little Venice, then on the Grand Union Canal (Paddington Branch) to Little Venice Services
Kensal Green Bridge No 4 — 8 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Little Venice, then on the Grand Union Canal (Paddington Branch) to Kensal Green Bridge No 4
The Black Horse PH (Greenford) — 15 miles and 8 locks away
Travel to Little Venice, then on the Grand Union Canal (Paddington Branch) to The Black Horse PH (Greenford)
Brentford Visitor Moorings — 18 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Limehouse Basin Entrance, then on the River Thames (tidal section) to Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Gayton to Brentford) to Brentford Visitor Moorings

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Victoria Park Services — ¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Little Venice
Acton's Lock No 7 — 6¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Little Venice
Old Ford Lock No 19 — 1 mile, 3½ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Hertford Union Canal) to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Old Ford Lock No 19
Limehouse Basin — 1 mile, 4¾ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Limehouse Basin Entrance
St Pancras Lock No 4 — 3 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Little Venice
St Pancras Basin — 3 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Little Venice
Tottenham Lock No 17 — 5 miles, 2½ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Hertford Union Canal) to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Tottenham Lock No 17
Stonebridge Lock Services — 6 miles and 6 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Hertford Union Canal) to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Stonebridge Lock Services
Little Venice Services — 6 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Little Venice, then on the Grand Union Canal (Paddington Branch) to Little Venice Services
Northolt Boatyard — 16 miles, ¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Little Venice, then on the Grand Union Canal (Paddington Branch) to Northolt Boatyard
Brentford Visitor Moorings — 18 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Limehouse Basin Entrance, then on the River Thames (tidal section) to Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Gayton to Brentford) to Brentford Visitor Moorings
Fieldes Lock Services — 18 miles, 7½ furlongs and 16 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Hertford Union Canal) to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Waltham Town Lock No 11, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee) to Fieldes Lock Services
Roydon Marina Moorings — 19 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 19 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Hertford Union Canal) to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Waltham Town Lock No 11, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee) to Rye House Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Stort - Main Line) to Roydon Marina Entrance, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Stort - Roydon Marina Branch) to Roydon Marina Moorings

Nearest place to turn

Hertford Union Junction — ¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Limehouse Basin Entrance
Hertford Union Top Lock Winding Hole — 6¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Hertford Union Canal) to Hertford Union Top Lock Winding Hole
Hertford Union Canal Junction — 1 mile, 1¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Hertford Union Canal) to Hertford Union Canal Junction
Kingsland Basin — 1 mile, 4 furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Little Venice
Limehouse Basin — 1 mile, 4¾ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Limehouse Basin Entrance
Waterworks River - River Lea Junction — 1 mile, 7¼ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Hertford Union Canal) to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Old River Lea Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation - Bow Back Rivers (Old River Lea) to Waterworks River - River Lea Junction
Waterworks River - Three Mills Wall River Junction — 2 miles, ¾ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Hertford Union Canal) to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Lea - St. Thomas Creek Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation - Bow Back Rivers (St. Thomas Creek) to Waterworks River - Three Mills Wall River Junction
Abbott Wharf Dock — 2 miles, ¾ furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to Limehouse Basin, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (Limehouse Cut) to Abbott Wharf Dock
Olympic Park Winding Hole — 2 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Hertford Union Canal) to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Old River Lea Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation - Bow Back Rivers (Old River Lea) to Waterworks River - River Lea Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation - Bow Back Rivers (Waterworks River) to Olympic Park Winding Hole
Three Mills - Prescott Junction — 2 miles, 2½ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Hertford Union Canal) to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Lea - St. Thomas Creek Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation - Bow Back Rivers (St. Thomas Creek) to Waterworks River - Three Mills Wall River Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation - Bow Back Rivers (Three Mills Wall River) to Three Mills - Prescott Junction
Wenlock Basin Branch — 2 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Little Venice
Waterfall Bridge (north) — 2 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Hertford Union Canal) to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Old River Lea Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation - Bow Back Rivers (Old River Lea) to Waterfall Bridge (north)
City Road Basin Branch — 2 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Little Venice
Head of Bow Locks — 2 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Hertford Union Canal) to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Head of Bow Locks
Tail of Bow Locks — 2 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Hertford Union Canal) to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Head of Bow Locks, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (Bow Lock) to Tail of Bow Locks
Head of Bow Creek (Three Mills) — 2 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Hertford Union Canal) to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Lea - St. Thomas Creek Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation - Bow Back Rivers (St. Thomas Creek) to Waterworks River - Three Mills Wall River Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation - Bow Back Rivers (Three Mills Wall River) to Three Mills - Prescott Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation - Bow Back Rivers (Prescott Channel) to Channelsea - Prescott Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation - Bow Back Rivers (Channelsea River) to Head of Bow Creek (Three Mills)
Battlebridge Basin — 3 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Little Venice
Kings Cross Railway Aqueduct — 3 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Little Venice
St Pancras Lock Winding Hole — 3 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Little Venice
Bow Creek Junction — 4 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Hertford Union Canal) to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Head of Bow Locks, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (Bow Lock) to Tail of Bow Locks, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (Bow Creek) to Bow Creek Junction

Nearest self-operated pump-out

Acton's Lock No 7 — 6¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Little Venice
Limehouse Basin — 1 mile, 4¾ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Limehouse Basin Entrance
East Wick Service Wharf — 1 mile, 5½ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Hertford Union Canal) to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to East Wick Service Wharf
Stonebridge Lock Services — 6 miles and 6 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Hertford Union Canal) to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Stonebridge Lock Services
Little Venice Services — 6 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Little Venice, then on the Grand Union Canal (Paddington Branch) to Little Venice Services
Brentford Visitor Moorings — 18 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Limehouse Basin Entrance, then on the River Thames (tidal section) to Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Gayton to Brentford) to Brentford Visitor Moorings

Nearest boatyard pump-out

St Pancras Basin — 3 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Little Venice
Springfield Marina (entrance No 2) — 4 miles, ¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Hertford Union Canal) to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Springfield Marina (entrance No 2)
Diesel Boat MB Ash — 6 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Little Venice, then on the Grand Union Canal (Paddington Branch) to Diesel Boat MB Ash
Northolt Boatyard — 16 miles, ¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Little Venice, then on the Grand Union Canal (Paddington Branch) to Northolt Boatyard
Old Nazeing Road Wharf — 16 miles, 4½ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Hertford Union Canal) to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Waltham Town Lock No 11, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee) to Old Nazeing Road Wharf
Willowtree Marina — 17 miles, 6 furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Little Venice, then on the Grand Union Canal (Paddington Branch) to Willowtree Marina
Roydon Marina Moorings — 19 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 19 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Hertford Union Canal) to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Waltham Town Lock No 11, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee) to Rye House Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Stort - Main Line) to Roydon Marina Entrance, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Stort - Roydon Marina Branch) to Roydon Marina Moorings
 

Wikipedia has a page about Old Ford Lock

Old Ford Lock is a paired lock and weir on the River Lee Navigation, in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets, England. It is at Bow on the east side of London. The area, Old Ford is named after the natural ford which used to exist in the area crossing the uncanalised River Lea.

Other Wikipedia pages that might relate to Old Ford Lock
[Old Ford Lock (Regent's Canal)] [Old Ford Lock (disambiguation)] [Hertford Union Canal] [Hackney Cut] [Old River Lea] [Waterworks River] [Old Ford] [Bow Back Rivers] [Parks and open spaces in Hackney]
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