Ratcliffe Lock No 58
The current lock replaces an older lock which is still pretty much intact, albeit buried, parallel to the new lock
A453, Ratcliffe on Soar, North West Leicestershire, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom
|Kegworth Flood Lock Junction||1 mile, 2½ furlongs|
|Kingstone Road Wharf||1 mile, 2 furlongs|
|Ratcliffe Weir||2¾ furlongs|
|Ratcliffe Weir and Manor Farm||2¼ furlongs|
|Ratcliffe Weir Road Bridge||1½ furlongs|
|Ratcliffe Lock No 58|
|Ratcliffe Lock Junction||¼ furlongs|
|Redhill Marine Ltd||2¾ furlongs|
|Boat Hoods Marina||5 furlongs|
|Redhill Lock Weir||6¼ furlongs|
|Redhill Lock No 59||6¾ furlongs|
Ratcliffe Lock No 58 is a minor waterways place on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - River Soar Navigation) between Zouch Road Bridge No 43 (Mooring between here and Zouch Lock. Public house by canal.) (4 miles and 7 furlongs and 3 locks to the southeast) and Trent Junction (Junction of River Trent, Grand Union Leicester Section and Erewash Canal) (1 mile and 3½ furlongs and 1 lock to the north).
The nearest place in the direction of Zouch Road Bridge No 43 is Ratcliffe Weir Road Bridge; 1½ furlongs away.The nearest place in the direction of Trent Junction is Ratcliffe Lock Junction (River Soar returns bypassing the Lock); ¼ furlongs away.
Places of interest within 1 mile and to which this is the nearest place: Mainline railway stations (2¾ furlongs away)
This is a lock, the rise of which is not known.
Places from Facebook
- Engineering Academy, Ratcliffe
Nottingham, NG11 0EG — 1036 yards to the northeast.
- East Midlands Parkway (Train Station, Parking)
Nottingham — 768 yards to the northeast.
- Departure Lounge @ East Midlands Airport (Airport Terminal, Professional Services, Airport Lounge)
Castle Donington — 1276 yards to the west.
- Ratcliffe On Soar Power Station (Train Station)
Kegworth — 1315 yards to the southwest.
Nottingham — 443 yards to the east.
- A453 (Highway)
Nottingham — 574 yards to the east.
- Redhill Marina (Marina, Boat Dealer)
Nottingham — 1042 yards to the north.
- The Runway Bar East Midlands Airport (Airport)
873 yards to the southwest.
- Best Western Yew Lodge Hotel (Hotel)
Kegworth, DE74 2DF — 1544 yards to the southwest.
Information retrieved Sun 02 Jun 2013 08:05:15
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