Bell Weir Lock

 
Self operating Bell Weir Lock
Copyright: Michael Askin
Taken: 21 August 2006
 
Bell Weir Lock is a minor waterways place on the River Thames (below Oxford) between Magna Carta Island (Runnymede, Home of the Magna Carta Monument and the Kennedy Memorial) (1 mile and 3¾ furlongs to the west) and Runnymede Motorway Bridge (Alongside is the Lutyens bridge cayying the A30 Staines By-pass) (1½ furlongs to the east).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Magna Carta Island is Bell Weir Lock Weir Entrance (Channel leading to the Weir - No Access); 1 furlong away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Runnymede Motorway Bridge is Bell Weir Lock Weir Exit (Channel leading to the Weir); ¾ furlongs away.

Facilities: rubbish disposal and toilets.

Places of interest within 1 mile and to which this is the nearest place: Mainline railway stations (5¾ furlongs away)

This is a lock with a rise of 5f0.

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Bell Weir Lock is a lock on the River Thames in England situated on the Surrey bank near Egham. It is just upstream of the M25 Runnymede Bridge which carries the M25 and A30 road across the river. The lock was first built by the Thames Navigation Commission in 1817.

The weir is just a short distance upstream above the island.

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[Magna Carta Island] [The Island, Hythe End] [Friary Island] [Pats Croft Eyot] [Penton Hook Lock] [Egham Regatta] [Wraysbury] [Old Windsor Lock] [M25 Runnymede Bridge]
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Nearest Water point

Chertsey Lock — 4 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Teddington Lock Weir Exit
Thames Lock No 16 — 7 miles, ¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey to Thames Lock No 16
Boveney Lock — 9 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Osney Bridge
Pyrford Lock No 12 — 11 miles, 7 furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey to Pyrford Lock No 12
Molesey Lock — 12 miles, 2½ furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Molesey Lock
Arthur's Bridge — 14 miles, 4 furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey to Woodham Junction, then on the Basingstoke Canal to Arthur's Bridge
Cookham Lock — 15 miles, 5 furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Osney Bridge
Cartbridge Wharf — 15 miles, 5½ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey to Cartbridge Wharf
Teddington Lock Weir Exit — 17 miles, 1 furlong and 8 locks away
Travel to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Teddington Lock Weir Exit
Stoke Lock No 5 — 19 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 15 locks away
Travel to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey to Stoke Lock No 5

Nearest Rubbish disposal

The nearest Rubbish disposal is here. Others are at:
Penton Hook Lock — 2 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Teddington Lock Weir Exit
Shepperton Lock — 6 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Teddington Lock Weir Exit
Boveney Lock — 9 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Osney Bridge
Bray Lock — 11 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Osney Bridge
Pyrford Lock No 12 — 11 miles, 7 furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey to Pyrford Lock No 12
Molesey Lock — 12 miles, 2½ furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Molesey Lock
Arthur's Bridge — 14 miles, 4 furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey to Woodham Junction, then on the Basingstoke Canal to Arthur's Bridge
Teddington Lock Weir Exit — 17 miles, 1 furlong and 8 locks away
Travel to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Teddington Lock Weir Exit
Marlow Lock — 19 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 7 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Osney Bridge

Nearest Chemical toilet disposal

Shepperton Lock — 6 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Teddington Lock Weir Exit
Boveney Lock — 9 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Osney Bridge
Pyrford Lock No 12 — 11 miles, 7 furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey to Pyrford Lock No 12
Molesey Lock — 12 miles, 2½ furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Molesey Lock
Arthur's Bridge — 14 miles, 4 furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey to Woodham Junction, then on the Basingstoke Canal to Arthur's Bridge

Nearest Place to turn

Old Windsor Lock Weir Exit — 3 miles, ¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Osney Bridge
Thames - Jubilee Junction (Windsor) — 6 miles and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Osney Bridge
Romney Lock Weir Exit — 6 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Osney Bridge
Five Ways Junction — 6 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey to Five Ways Junction
Romney Lock Weir Entrance — 7 miles, 1 furlong and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Osney Bridge
Coxes Railway Bridge — 8 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey to Coxes Railway Bridge
Racecourse Yacht Basin Entrance — 9 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Osney Bridge
Woodham Junction — 9 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey to Woodham Junction
Paxton Gardens Winding Hole — 11 miles, 4½ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey to Woodham Junction, then on the Basingstoke Canal to Paxton Gardens Winding Hole
Newark Lock Weir Exit No 2 — 13 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey to Newark Lock Weir Exit No 2
Newark Lock Weir Exit No 1 — 13 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey to Newark Lock Weir Exit No 1
Newark Lock Weir Entrance — 13 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey to Newark Lock Weir Entrance
Papercourt Lock Weir Exit — 14 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey to Papercourt Lock Weir Exit
Arthurs Bridge Winding Hole — 14 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey to Woodham Junction, then on the Basingstoke Canal to Arthurs Bridge Winding Hole
Worsfold Flood Gates Weir Entrance — 16 miles, ½ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey to Worsfold Flood Gates Weir Entrance
Worsfold Winding Hole — 16 miles, 1½ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey to Worsfold Winding Hole
Blackhorse Road Winding Hole — 16 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 19 locks away
Travel to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey to Woodham Junction, then on the Basingstoke Canal to Blackhorse Road Winding Hole
Triggs Lock Weir Exit — 16 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey to Triggs Lock Weir Exit
Hermitage Bridge — 16 miles, 5 furlongs and 19 locks away
Travel to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey to Woodham Junction, then on the Basingstoke Canal to Hermitage Bridge
Connaught Crescent Winding Hole — 17 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey to Woodham Junction, then on the Basingstoke Canal to Connaught Crescent Winding Hole