Saltford Lock No 4

Mead Lane, Saltford, Bath and North East Somerset, England, United Kingdom
 
Jolly Sailor pub conveniently placed alongsid the lock
Copyright: Keith Hadden
Taken: 6 April 2007
 
Saltford Lock No 4 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 1 furlong and 2 locks to the east) and Hanham Lock Weir Exit (Channel leading to the Weir) (5 miles and 1¾ furlongs and 3 locks to the west).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of River Avon Junction is Saltford Lock Weir Entrance (Channel leading to the Weir); ½ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Hanham Lock Weir Exit is Swineford Lock Weir Entrance (Channel leading to the Weir); 5 furlongs away.

This is a lock with a rise of 3f10.

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Wikipedia has a page about Saltford Lock

Saltford Lock (grid reference ST692679) is situated on the River Avon, at the village of Saltford, between Bristol and Bath, England.

The lock and weir are overlooked by the remains of the Kelston Brass Mill, which was working until 1925. It is a grade II listed building. Alongside the lock is a pub, whose garden extends over the lock to the small island between the lock and weir. The lock was opened in 1727 and destroyed in 1738 (probably by rival coal dealers) to stop the use of the river for transportation.

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[List of locks on the Kennet and Avon Canal] [River Avon (Bristol)] [Kennet and Avon Canal] [Kelston Lock] [Swineford Lock] [Hamza Ali] [Keynsham] [Kelston] [Claverton Pumping Station]
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