Welford Branch Junction

Junction of Grand Union Welford Branch with Leicester Section
 
Left to Foxton - Right to Welford
Copyright: Tim Anger
Taken: 31 July 2007
 
Welford Branch Junction is a major waterways place at the junction of the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Welford Arm) with the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union).
 
Welford Basin and Wharf (End of navigation) is on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Welford Arm), 1 mile and 4¾ furlongs and 1 lock to the southeast. North Kilworth Bridge No 45 (North Kilworth half a mile west) is on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union), 6½ furlongs to the north. Yelvertoft Wharf (Yelvertoft Village half a mile northwest) is on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union), 8 miles and 3¼ furlongs to the southwest.
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Welford Basin and Wharf is Bosworth Mill Bridge No 1; 2 furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of North Kilworth Bridge No 45 is Welford Junction Roving Bridge No 42; ¼ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Yelvertoft Wharf is Aqueduct over River Avon; 1 furlong away.

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Nearest Water point

North Kilworth Wharf — 6 furlongs away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Welford Basin and Wharf — 1 mile, 4¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Welford Arm) in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Inclined Plane Upper Access Arm Junction — 7 miles, 2½ furlongs away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Foxton Junction — 7 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 10 locks away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Yelvertoft Wharf — 8 miles, 3¼ furlongs away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Yelvertoft Marina — 9 miles away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Crick Wharf Bridge No 12 — 10 miles, 4¾ furlongs away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Market Harborough — 13 miles, ¾ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Market Harborough Branch) to Market Harborough
Watford Top Lock No 7 — 13 miles, 1 furlong away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Watford Pumping Station — 13 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 7 locks away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Norton Sanitary Station — 15 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Norton Sanitary Station
Kilby Bridge No 87 — 17 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Leicestershire and Northamptonshire Union Canal) to Kilby Bridge No 87
Braunston — 19 miles, 4½ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston
Braunston Road Bridge No 91 — 19 miles, 6½ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston Road Bridge No 91
Braunston Turn — 20 miles and 13 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston Turn
Stowe Hill Water Point — 21 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Stowe Hill Water Point
Wigrams Turn Marina — 25 miles and 13 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston Turn, then on the Grand Union Canal (Oxford Canal Section) to Wigrams Turn Marina
Winding Hole above Calcutt Top Lock — 25 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston Turn, then on the Grand Union Canal (Oxford Canal Section) to Napton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Warwick and Napton Canal) to Winding Hole above Calcutt Top Lock
Calcutt Marina — 25 miles, 6 furlongs and 16 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston Turn, then on the Grand Union Canal (Oxford Canal Section) to Napton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Warwick and Napton Canal) to Calcutt Marina
Water Point at Bottom of Napton Locks — 26 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston Turn, then on the Grand Union Canal (Oxford Canal Section) to Napton Junction, then on the Oxford Canal (Southern Section - Main Line) to Water Point at Bottom of Napton Locks

Nearest Rubbish disposal

Welford Basin and Wharf — 1 mile, 4¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Welford Arm) in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Yelvertoft Wharf — 8 miles, 3¼ furlongs away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Crick Wharf Bridge No 12 — 10 miles, 4¾ furlongs away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Market Harborough — 13 miles, ¾ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Market Harborough Branch) to Market Harborough
Watford Top Lock No 7 — 13 miles, 1 furlong away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Norton Sanitary Station — 15 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Norton Sanitary Station
Kilby Bridge No 87 — 17 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Leicestershire and Northamptonshire Union Canal) to Kilby Bridge No 87
Braunston — 19 miles, 4½ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston
Braunston Turn — 20 miles and 13 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston Turn
Wigrams Turn Marina — 25 miles and 13 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston Turn, then on the Grand Union Canal (Oxford Canal Section) to Wigrams Turn Marina
Calcutt Marina — 25 miles, 6 furlongs and 16 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston Turn, then on the Grand Union Canal (Oxford Canal Section) to Napton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Warwick and Napton Canal) to Calcutt Marina
Hillmorton Middle Locks Nos 4 and 5 — 27 miles, ¼ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston Turn, then on the Oxford Canal (Northern Section - Main Line) to Hillmorton Middle Locks Nos 4 and 5
Gayton Junction — 27 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Gayton Junction
Bascote Bridge No 27 — 29 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 26 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston Turn, then on the Grand Union Canal (Oxford Canal Section) to Napton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Warwick and Napton Canal) to Bascote Bridge No 27
Newbold Wharf — 31 miles, 2½ furlongs and 16 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston Turn, then on the Oxford Canal (Northern Section - Main Line) to Newbold Wharf
Stoke Bruerne — 31 miles, 6½ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Stoke Bruerne
River Tove Junction — 32 miles, 5½ furlongs and 21 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to River Tove Junction
Radford Bottom Lock No 23 — 33 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 35 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston Turn, then on the Grand Union Canal (Oxford Canal Section) to Napton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Warwick and Napton Canal) to Radford Bottom Lock No 23
Fenny Compton Wharf — 36 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston Turn, then on the Grand Union Canal (Oxford Canal Section) to Napton Junction, then on the Oxford Canal (Southern Section - Main Line) to Fenny Compton Wharf
Barrow upon Soar Bridge No 28 — 37 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 43 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Leicestershire and Northamptonshire Union Canal) to River Soar Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - River Soar Navigation) to Barrow upon Soar Bridge No 28

Nearest Chemical toilet disposal

Welford Basin and Wharf — 1 mile, 4¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Welford Arm) in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Yelvertoft Marina — 9 miles away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Crick Wharf Bridge No 12 — 10 miles, 4¾ furlongs away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Market Harborough — 13 miles, ¾ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Market Harborough Branch) to Market Harborough
Watford Top Lock No 7 — 13 miles, 1 furlong away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Norton Sanitary Station — 15 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Norton Sanitary Station
Kilby Bridge No 87 — 17 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Leicestershire and Northamptonshire Union Canal) to Kilby Bridge No 87
Braunston Road Bridge No 91 — 19 miles, 6½ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston Road Bridge No 91
Braunston Turn — 20 miles and 13 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston Turn
Wigrams Turn Marina — 25 miles and 13 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston Turn, then on the Grand Union Canal (Oxford Canal Section) to Wigrams Turn Marina
Calcutt Marina — 25 miles, 6 furlongs and 16 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston Turn, then on the Grand Union Canal (Oxford Canal Section) to Napton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Warwick and Napton Canal) to Calcutt Marina
Hillmorton Middle Locks Nos 4 and 5 — 27 miles, ¼ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston Turn, then on the Oxford Canal (Northern Section - Main Line) to Hillmorton Middle Locks Nos 4 and 5
Gayton Junction — 27 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Gayton Junction
Fosse Wharf — 32 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 33 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston Turn, then on the Grand Union Canal (Oxford Canal Section) to Napton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Warwick and Napton Canal) to Fosse Wharf
River Tove Junction — 32 miles, 5½ furlongs and 21 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to River Tove Junction
Fosse Middle Lock No 21 — 32 miles, 6½ furlongs and 33 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston Turn, then on the Grand Union Canal (Oxford Canal Section) to Napton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Warwick and Napton Canal) to Fosse Middle Lock No 21
Barrow upon Soar Bridge No 28 — 37 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 43 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Leicestershire and Northamptonshire Union Canal) to River Soar Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - River Soar Navigation) to Barrow upon Soar Bridge No 28
Kate Boats Hire Base — 37 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 36 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston Turn, then on the Grand Union Canal (Oxford Canal Section) to Napton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Warwick and Napton Canal) to Kate Boats Hire Base
Junction with Old Stratford Arm — 38 miles, 3½ furlongs and 21 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Junction with Old Stratford Arm
Budbrooke Junction — 39 miles, 1 furlong and 38 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston Turn, then on the Grand Union Canal (Oxford Canal Section) to Napton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Warwick and Napton Canal) to Budbrooke Junction

Nearest Place to turn

Welford Basin — 1 mile, 3¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Welford Arm) in the direction of Welford Basin and Wharf
Welford Basin and Wharf — 1 mile, 4¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Welford Arm) in the direction of Welford Basin and Wharf
Downtown Bridge Winding Hole — 2 miles, 3 furlongs away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) in the direction of Norton Junction
Ivy Lodge Farm Bridge No 52 — 4 miles, 7 furlongs away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) in the direction of Foxton Junction
Elkington Bridge No 28 — 5 miles, 1¾ furlongs away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) in the direction of Norton Junction
Inclined Plane Upper Access Arm Junction — 7 miles, 2½ furlongs away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) in the direction of Foxton Junction
Foxton Junction — 7 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 10 locks away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) in the direction of Foxton Junction
Inclined Plane Lower Access Arm Junction — 7 miles, 5 furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Market Harborough Branch) to Inclined Plane Lower Access Arm Junction
Debdale Lane Winding Hole — 8 miles, 6½ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Leicestershire and Northamptonshire Union Canal) to Debdale Lane Winding Hole
Debdale Wharf Bridge No 65 — 8 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Leicestershire and Northamptonshire Union Canal) to Debdale Wharf Bridge No 65
Debdale Wharf — 9 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Leicestershire and Northamptonshire Union Canal) to Debdale Wharf
Gallows Hill Winding Hole — 9 miles, 2 furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Market Harborough Branch) to Gallows Hill Winding Hole
Cracks Hill Winding Hole — 9 miles, 7¼ furlongs away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) in the direction of Norton Junction
Crick Marina Entrance No 1 — 10 miles, 2¾ furlongs away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) in the direction of Norton Junction
Crick Marina Entrance No 2 — 10 miles, 4 furlongs away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) in the direction of Norton Junction
Crick Marina Entrance No 3 — 10 miles, 4¼ furlongs away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) in the direction of Norton Junction
Smeeton Winding Hole — 10 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Leicestershire and Northamptonshire Union Canal) to Smeeton Winding Hole
Bowden Hall Winding Hole — 10 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Market Harborough Branch) to Bowden Hall Winding Hole
Woodlands Winding Hole — 12 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Market Harborough Branch) to Woodlands Winding Hole
Ashby's Bridge No 7 — 12 miles, 7½ furlongs away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) in the direction of Norton Junction