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 Foxton Junction
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
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
Yelvertoft Wharf — 8 miles, 3¼ furlongs away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) in the direction of Norton Junction
Yelvertoft Marina — 9 miles away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) in the direction of Norton Junction
Crick Wharf Bridge No 12 — 10 miles, 4¾ furlongs away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) in the direction of Norton Junction
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 Norton Junction
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 Norton Junction
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 Stop — 19 miles, 5½ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston Stop
Braunston Road Bridge No 91 — 19 miles, 6¾ 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

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 Welford Basin and Wharf
Yelvertoft Wharf — 8 miles, 3¼ furlongs away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) in the direction of Norton Junction
Crick Wharf Bridge No 12 — 10 miles, 4¾ furlongs away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) in the direction of Norton Junction
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 Norton Junction
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 Stop — 19 miles, 5½ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston Stop

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 Welford Basin and Wharf
Yelvertoft Marina — 9 miles away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) in the direction of Norton Junction
Crick Wharf Bridge No 12 — 10 miles, 4¾ furlongs away
On the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) in the direction of Norton Junction
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 Norton Junction
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, 6¾ 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

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
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
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