Watford Staircase

Lock No 3 to Lock No 6
 
 
Watford Staircase is a major waterways place on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) between Crick Wharf Bridge No 12 (Crick Village a third of a mile west) (2 miles and 4¾ furlongs and 1 lock to the north) and Norton Junction (Junction of Grand Union Leicester Section with Main Line) (2 miles and 2½ furlongs and 2 locks to the southeast).
 
It is part of Watford Locks.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Crick Wharf Bridge No 12 is Watford Top Lock No 7; ½ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Norton Junction is Watford Lock No 2; ½ furlongs away.

This is a group of four locks.

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Nearest Water point

Watford Top Lock No 7 — ½ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Watford Pumping Station — 1¼ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Norton Sanitary Station — 2 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Norton Sanitary Station
Crick Wharf Bridge No 12 — 2 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Yelvertoft Marina — 4 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Yelvertoft Wharf — 4 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Braunston — 6 miles, 3 furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston
Braunston Road Bridge No 91 — 6 miles, 5 furlongs and 12 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 — 6 miles, 6½ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston Turn
Stowe Hill Water Point — 8 miles, ¼ furlongs and 13 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 — 11 miles, 6½ furlongs and 12 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 — 12 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 12 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 — 12 miles, 4½ furlongs and 15 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 — 13 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 12 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
Hillmorton Middle Locks Nos 4 and 5 — 13 miles, 6¾ 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 Oxford Canal (Northern Section - Main Line) to Hillmorton Middle Locks Nos 4 and 5
North Kilworth Wharf — 13 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Hillmorton Bottom Locks Nos 2 and 3 — 14 miles 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 Bottom Locks Nos 2 and 3
Stockton Top Marina — 14 miles, 5½ furlongs and 15 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 Stockton Top Marina
Gayton Junction — 14 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Gayton Junction
Welford Basin and Wharf — 14 miles, 6½ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Welford Branch Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Welford Arm) to Welford Basin and Wharf

Nearest Rubbish disposal

Watford Top Lock No 7 — ½ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Norton Sanitary Station — 2 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Norton Sanitary Station
Crick Wharf Bridge No 12 — 2 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Yelvertoft Wharf — 4 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Braunston — 6 miles, 3 furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston
Braunston Turn — 6 miles, 6½ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston Turn
Wigrams Turn Marina — 11 miles, 6½ furlongs and 12 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 — 12 miles, 4½ furlongs and 15 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 — 13 miles, 6¾ 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 Oxford Canal (Northern Section - Main Line) to Hillmorton Middle Locks Nos 4 and 5
Gayton Junction — 14 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Gayton Junction
Welford Basin and Wharf — 14 miles, 6½ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Welford Branch Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Welford Arm) to Welford Basin and Wharf
Bascote Bridge No 27 — 16 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 25 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 — 18 miles, 1 furlong and 15 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 — 18 miles, 5 furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Stoke Bruerne
River Tove Junction — 19 miles, 4 furlongs and 20 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 — 20 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 34 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 — 23 miles, 2½ furlongs and 21 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
Junction with Old Stratford Arm — 25 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 20 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 — 25 miles, 7½ furlongs and 37 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
Market Harborough — 26 miles, 2½ furlongs and 15 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Market Harborough Branch) to Market Harborough

Nearest Chemical toilet disposal

Watford Top Lock No 7 — ½ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Norton Sanitary Station — 2 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Norton Sanitary Station
Crick Wharf Bridge No 12 — 2 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Yelvertoft Marina — 4 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Braunston Road Bridge No 91 — 6 miles, 5 furlongs and 12 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 — 6 miles, 6½ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston Turn
Wigrams Turn Marina — 11 miles, 6½ furlongs and 12 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 — 12 miles, 4½ furlongs and 15 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 — 13 miles, 6¾ 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 Oxford Canal (Northern Section - Main Line) to Hillmorton Middle Locks Nos 4 and 5
Gayton Junction — 14 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Gayton Junction
Welford Basin and Wharf — 14 miles, 6½ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Welford Branch Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Welford Arm) to Welford Basin and Wharf
Fosse Wharf — 19 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 32 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 — 19 miles, 4 furlongs and 20 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 — 19 miles, 5 furlongs and 32 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
Kate Boats Hire Base — 24 miles, 4½ 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 Kate Boats Hire Base
Junction with Old Stratford Arm — 25 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 20 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 — 25 miles, 7½ furlongs and 37 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
Market Harborough — 26 miles, 2½ furlongs and 15 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Market Harborough Branch) to Market Harborough
Saltisford (Warwick) — 26 miles, 2½ furlongs and 37 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, then on the Grand Union Canal (Warwick and Birmingham Canal: widened section - Saltisford Arm) to Saltisford (Warwick)
Hatton Top Lock No 46 — 28 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 57 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, then on the Grand Union Canal (Warwick and Birmingham Canal: widened section - Main Line) to Hatton Top Lock No 46

Nearest Place to turn

Watford Pumping Station Winding Hole — 1¾ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Norton Junction
Ashby's Bridge No 7 — 2¼ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Watling Street Bridge No 5 — 1 mile and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Norton Junction
Welton Hythe Marina — 1 mile, 7 furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Norton Junction
Norton Junction — 2 miles, 2½ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Norton Junction
Crick Marina Entrance No 3 — 2 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Crick Marina Entrance No 2 — 2 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Crick Marina Entrance No 1 — 2 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Cracks Hill Winding Hole — 3 miles, 2½ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Braunston Marina Entrance — 6 miles, 3½ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston Marina Entrance
Braunston Winding Hole — 6 miles, 4½ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston Winding Hole
Braunston Turn — 6 miles, 6½ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston Turn
Wolfamcote Winding Hole — 7 miles, 5½ furlongs and 12 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 Wolfamcote Winding Hole
Elkington Bridge No 28 — 7 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Navigation Bridge No 85 — 8 miles, 5 furlongs and 12 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 Navigation Bridge No 85
High House Wharf Winding Hole — 8 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to High House Wharf Winding Hole
Heyford Winding Hole — 10 miles and 13 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Heyford Winding Hole
Thick Thorne House Winding Hole — 10 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 12 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 Thick Thorne House Winding Hole
Downtown Bridge Winding Hole — 10 miles, 6½ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Bugbrooke Winding Hole — 11 miles, 2 furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Bugbrooke Winding Hole