Winding Hole below Hinksford Lock
Hinksford Lane, Swindon, South Staffordshire, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
Copyright: David Tunbridge
Taken: 24 May 2006
|Ashwood Basin||1 mile, 4½ furlongs|
|Greensforge Bridge No 37||1 mile, 1¼ furlongs|
|Greensforge Lock No 16||1 mile, 1 furlong|
|Hinksford Bridge No 38||2½ furlongs|
|Hinksford Aqueduct||1¾ furlongs|
|Winding Hole below Hinksford Lock|
|Hinksford Lock Bridge No 39||¼ furlongs|
|Hinksford Lock No 17||½ furlongs|
|Swindon Bridge No 40||3¼ furlongs|
|Swindon Lock Bridge||3¼ furlongs|
|Swindon Lock No 18||3¼ furlongs|
Winding Hole below Hinksford Lock is a minor waterways place on the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal (Main Line: Stourton to Aldersley) between Stourton Junction (Junction of the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal (Main Line) and the Stourbridge Canal.) (3 miles and 6½ furlongs and 3 locks to the south) and Swindon (4 furlongs and 2 locks to the northwest).
The nearest place in the direction of Stourton Junction is Hinksford Aqueduct; 1¾ furlongs away.The nearest place in the direction of Swindon is Hinksford Lock Bridge No 39; ¼ furlongs away.
You may be able to wind here, but it is not a full length winding hole, being only suitable for boats up to 60 feet long.
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