Moss Upper Lock No 49

 
Looking down towards Moss Lower Lock
Copyright: David Tunbridge
Taken: 14 March 2007
 
Moss Upper Lock No 49 is a minor waterways place on the Rochdale Canal between Littleborough (3 miles and 3¼ furlongs to the northeast) and Ducie Street Junction (Junction of Rochdale and Ashton Canals) (11 miles and 6¾ furlongs and 34 locks to the southwest).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Littleborough is Walker Bridge; 2 furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Ducie Street Junction is Moss Upper Lock Winding Hole; ½ furlongs away.

This is a lock, the rise of which is not known.

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Nearest Water point

Travis Mill Lock No 28 — 7 miles, 4 furlongs and 21 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Fielden Wharf & Services — 9 miles, 1 furlong and 31 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Ancoats Bottom Lock No 1 — 12 miles, 1½ furlongs and 35 locks away
Travel to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ancoats Bottom Lock No 1
Junction with the New Islington Canal Arm — 12 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 37 locks away
Travel to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Junction with the New Islington Canal Arm
Hebden Bridge Wharf — 13 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 41 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Fairfield Junction — 15 miles, 5 furlongs and 53 locks away
Travel to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Fairfield Junction
Sowerby Bridge Junction — 19 miles and 48 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Worsley — 20 miles, 2 furlongs and 44 locks away
Travel to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Stretford - Waters Meeting, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Worsley
Salterhebble Junction — 21 miles, ¾ furlongs and 48 locks away
Travel to Sowerby Bridge Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 72ft length boats) to Salterhebble Junction
Bywith Lock No 8W — 23 miles, ½ furlongs and 60 locks away
Travel to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ashton-under-Lyne Junction, then on the Huddersfield Narrow Canal to Bywith Lock No 8W
The Old Number 3 PH — 23 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 44 locks away
Travel to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to The Old Number 3 PH
Brighouse Basin Bridge No 8 — 25 miles, 3 furlongs and 58 locks away
Travel to Sowerby Bridge Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 72ft length boats) to Salterhebble Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 57ft 6in length boats) to Brighouse Basin Bridge No 8
Brighouse Basin — 25 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 58 locks away
Travel to Sowerby Bridge Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 72ft length boats) to Salterhebble Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 57ft 6in length boats) to Brighouse Basin
Marple Junction — 26 miles, 2 furlongs and 69 locks away
Travel to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Lower) to Marple Junction
Church Lane Bridge No 2 — 26 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 69 locks away
Travel to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Lower) to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Church Lane Bridge No 2
Plank Lane Bridge No 8 — 28 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 44 locks away
Travel to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Stretford - Waters Meeting, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Leigh Bridge No 11, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Plank Lane Bridge No 8
Wool Road Lock No 24W — 29 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 76 locks away
Travel to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ashton-under-Lyne Junction, then on the Huddersfield Narrow Canal to Wool Road Lock No 24W
Aspley Basin — 31 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 71 locks away
Travel to Sowerby Bridge Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 72ft length boats) to Salterhebble Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 57ft 6in length boats) to Cooper Bridge Junction, then on the Huddersfield Broad Canal to Aspley Basin
Whaley Bridge — 32 miles, 6 furlongs and 69 locks away
Travel to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Lower) to Marple Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) to Whaley Bridge Branch Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Whaley Bridge Branch) to Whaley Bridge
Dewsbury Arm Junction — 33 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 68 locks away
Travel to Sowerby Bridge Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 72ft length boats) to Salterhebble Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 57ft 6in length boats) to Dewsbury Arm Junction

Nearest Rubbish disposal

Travis Mill Lock No 28 — 7 miles, 4 furlongs and 21 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Fielden Wharf & Services — 9 miles, 1 furlong and 31 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Ancoats Bottom Lock No 1 — 12 miles, 1½ furlongs and 35 locks away
Travel to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ancoats Bottom Lock No 1
Hebden Bridge Wharf — 13 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 41 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Sowerby Bridge Junction — 19 miles and 48 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Salterhebble Junction — 21 miles, ¾ furlongs and 48 locks away
Travel to Sowerby Bridge Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 72ft length boats) to Salterhebble Junction
Brighouse Basin Bridge No 8 — 25 miles, 3 furlongs and 58 locks away
Travel to Sowerby Bridge Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 72ft length boats) to Salterhebble Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 57ft 6in length boats) to Brighouse Basin Bridge No 8
Brighouse Basin — 25 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 58 locks away
Travel to Sowerby Bridge Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 72ft length boats) to Salterhebble Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 57ft 6in length boats) to Brighouse Basin
Marple Junction — 26 miles, 2 furlongs and 69 locks away
Travel to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Lower) to Marple Junction
Braidbar Boats — 29 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 69 locks away
Travel to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Lower) to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Braidbar Boats
Aspley Basin — 31 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 71 locks away
Travel to Sowerby Bridge Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 72ft length boats) to Salterhebble Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 57ft 6in length boats) to Cooper Bridge Junction, then on the Huddersfield Broad Canal to Aspley Basin
Whaley Bridge — 32 miles, 6 furlongs and 69 locks away
Travel to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Lower) to Marple Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) to Whaley Bridge Branch Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Whaley Bridge Branch) to Whaley Bridge
Wigan Junction — 33 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 46 locks away
Travel to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Stretford - Waters Meeting, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Leigh Bridge No 11, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Wigan Junction
Wigan Bottom Lock No 87 — 34 miles, 1 furlong and 47 locks away
Travel to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Stretford - Waters Meeting, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Leigh Bridge No 11, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Wigan Bottom Lock No 87
Horbury Bridge — 35 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 71 locks away
Travel to Sowerby Bridge Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 72ft length boats) to Salterhebble Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 57ft 6in length boats) to Horbury Bridge
Wigan Top Lock No 65 — 35 miles, 6½ furlongs and 66 locks away
Travel to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Stretford - Waters Meeting, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Leigh Bridge No 11, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Wigan Top Lock No 65
Wigan Top Lock Services — 35 miles, 7 furlongs and 67 locks away
Travel to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Stretford - Waters Meeting, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Leigh Bridge No 11, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Wigan Top Lock Services
Preston Brook - Waters Meeting — 36 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 44 locks away
Travel to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Preston Brook - Waters Meeting
Bosley Top Lock No 1 — 42 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 69 locks away
Travel to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Lower) to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Bosley Top Lock No 1
Ramsdens Swing Bridge — 42 miles, 7½ furlongs and 76 locks away
Travel to Sowerby Bridge Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 72ft length boats) to Salterhebble Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 57ft 6in length boats) to Fall Ing Junction, then on the Aire and Calder Navigation (Wakefield Section) to Ramsdens Swing Bridge

Nearest Chemical toilet disposal

Hebden Bridge Wharf — 13 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 41 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Fairfield Junction — 15 miles, 5 furlongs and 53 locks away
Travel to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Fairfield Junction
Sowerby Bridge Junction — 19 miles and 48 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Worsley — 20 miles, 2 furlongs and 44 locks away
Travel to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Stretford - Waters Meeting, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Worsley
Salterhebble Junction — 21 miles, ¾ furlongs and 48 locks away
Travel to Sowerby Bridge Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 72ft length boats) to Salterhebble Junction
Brighouse Basin Bridge No 8 — 25 miles, 3 furlongs and 58 locks away
Travel to Sowerby Bridge Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 72ft length boats) to Salterhebble Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 57ft 6in length boats) to Brighouse Basin Bridge No 8
Brighouse Basin — 25 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 58 locks away
Travel to Sowerby Bridge Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 72ft length boats) to Salterhebble Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 57ft 6in length boats) to Brighouse Basin
Oughtringham Bridge No 24 — 25 miles, 5½ furlongs and 44 locks away
Travel to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Oughtringham Bridge No 24
Marple Junction — 26 miles, 2 furlongs and 69 locks away
Travel to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Lower) to Marple Junction
Aspley Basin — 31 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 71 locks away
Travel to Sowerby Bridge Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 72ft length boats) to Salterhebble Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 57ft 6in length boats) to Cooper Bridge Junction, then on the Huddersfield Broad Canal to Aspley Basin
Whaley Bridge — 32 miles, 6 furlongs and 69 locks away
Travel to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Lower) to Marple Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) to Whaley Bridge Branch Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Whaley Bridge Branch) to Whaley Bridge
Wigan Junction — 33 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 46 locks away
Travel to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Stretford - Waters Meeting, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Leigh Bridge No 11, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Wigan Junction
Horbury Bridge — 35 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 71 locks away
Travel to Sowerby Bridge Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 72ft length boats) to Salterhebble Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 57ft 6in length boats) to Horbury Bridge
Wigan Top Lock No 65 — 35 miles, 6½ furlongs and 66 locks away
Travel to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Stretford - Waters Meeting, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Leigh Bridge No 11, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Wigan Top Lock No 65
Wigan Top Lock Services — 35 miles, 7 furlongs and 67 locks away
Travel to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Stretford - Waters Meeting, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Leigh Bridge No 11, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Wigan Top Lock Services
Preston Brook - Waters Meeting — 36 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 44 locks away
Travel to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Preston Brook - Waters Meeting
Swettenham Wharf — 37 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 69 locks away
Travel to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Lower) to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Swettenham Wharf
Bosley Top Lock No 1 — 42 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 69 locks away
Travel to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Lower) to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Bosley Top Lock No 1
Ramsdens Swing Bridge — 42 miles, 7½ furlongs and 76 locks away
Travel to Sowerby Bridge Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 72ft length boats) to Salterhebble Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 57ft 6in length boats) to Fall Ing Junction, then on the Aire and Calder Navigation (Wakefield Section) to Ramsdens Swing Bridge
Ramsdens Swing Bridge Sanitary Station — 42 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 76 locks away
Travel to Sowerby Bridge Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 72ft length boats) to Salterhebble Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 57ft 6in length boats) to Fall Ing Junction, then on the Aire and Calder Navigation (Wakefield Section) to Ramsdens Swing Bridge Sanitary Station

Nearest Place to turn

Moss Upper Lock Winding Hole — ½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Castlefield Junction
Rochdale Junction — 1¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Castlefield Junction
Dicken Green Winding Hole — 4 furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Castlefield Junction
Edinburgh Way Tunnel Winding Hole — 1 mile, ¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Castlefield Junction
Littleborough — 3 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Bent House Winding Hole — 4 miles, ¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Bent House Bridge Winding Hole — 4 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Summit Pound Winding Hole — 5 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 13 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Oldham Broadway Bridge Winding Hole — 6 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 16 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Castlefield Junction
Bottomley Road Winding Hole — 6 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 17 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Broadway Bridge Winding Hole — 6 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 16 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Castlefield Junction
Lightbank Lock Winding Hole — 6 miles, 7½ furlongs and 18 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Winding Hole between Nip Square and Winterbutlee Locks — 7 miles, 2½ furlongs and 20 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Todmorden Changeline Bridge No 30 — 9 miles, ¾ furlongs and 31 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Pinfold Footbridge Winding Hole — 9 miles, 3 furlongs and 21 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Castlefield Junction
Baltimore Winding Hole — 9 miles, 4½ furlongs and 32 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Scotchman's Lock Winding Hole — 9 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 23 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Castlefield Junction
Lobb Mill Lock Winding Hole — 10 miles, 3½ furlongs and 34 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Stoodley Bridge No 24 — 11 miles and 35 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Butter Lane Lock Winding Hole — 11 miles, ¼ furlongs and 32 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Castlefield Junction