Avonmouth Docks

Seabank Road, North Somerset, England, United Kingdom
 
Be aware 3 hours before high water the flow across the entrance of the Avon can reach 4-6 knots.
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Avonmouth Docks is a minor waterways place on the River Avon - Bristol between Clifton Suspension Bridge (4 miles and 3½ furlongs to the southeast) and Avonmouth (Junction of River Severn and River Avon (Bristol)) (1 mile and 6¾ furlongs to the northwest).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Clifton Suspension Bridge is Avonmouth Bridge; 1 mile and 2½ furlongs away.

Places of interest within 1 mile and to which this is the nearest place: Mainline railway stations (1 mile and 2¼ furlongs away)

Cumberland Basin Entrance Lock No 24 miles, 6 furlongs
Clifton Suspension Bridge4 miles, 3½ furlongs
Horseshoe Bend2 miles, 3½ furlongs
Pill Marina1 mile, 6 furlongs
Avonmouth Bridge1 mile, 2½ furlongs
Avonmouth Docks
Avonmouth1 mile, 6¾ furlongs
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The Avonmouth Docks are part of the Port of Bristol, in England. They are situated on the northern side of the mouth of the River Avon, opposite the Royal ...
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It is the location of a large port, Avonmouth Docks. The Royal Portbury Dock, under the same management, is on the other side of the Avon. Avonmouth is home ...
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The Port of Bristol Authority was the commercial title of the Bristol City, Avonmouth, Portishead and Royal Portbury Docks when they were operated by Bristol ...
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For the same reasons a Century later Royal Portbury Dock was constructed, opening in 1977 ... Both Royal Portbury and Avonmouth Docks are rail connected .
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The Avonmouth Docks are part of the Port of Bristol, in England. They are situated on the northern side of the mouth of the River Avon, opposite the Royal Portbury Dock on the southern side, where the river joins the Severn estuary, within Avonmouth.

Accessible via a 210 metres (690 ft) long and 30 metres (98 ft) wide lock, today the docks are one of the UK's major ports for chilled foods, especially fruit and vegetables. Land-side freight access and distribution is via either the M5 motorway or the Henbury Loop Line, whilst rail-passenger access is via Avonmouth railway station on the Severn Beach Line.

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[Avonmouth] [Avonmouth railway station] [Royal Portbury Dock] [Bristol] [Port of Bristol] [River Avon, Bristol] [Severn Beach Line] [National Smelting Company] [Bristol Harbour]
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Nearest Water point

Hanham Lock No 1 — 11 miles, 2 furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Pulteney Bridge and Weir

Nearest Rubbish disposal

Hanham Lock No 1 — 11 miles, 2 furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Pulteney Bridge and Weir

Nearest Chemical toilet disposal

Nearest Place to turn

Ferry Landings Arm — 5 miles, ¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Pulteney Bridge and Weir
City Ferry Landing Arm — 5 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Pulteney Bridge and Weir
Bathhurst Parade Marina — 6 miles, ¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Pulteney Bridge and Weir
Hanham Lock Weir Exit — 11 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Pulteney Bridge and Weir
Hanham Lock Weir Entrance — 11 miles, 3 furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Pulteney Bridge and Weir
Keynsham Lock Weir Entrance — 12 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Pulteney Bridge and Weir