Watford Top Lock No 7

Watford, Daventry, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom
 
 
Watford Top Lock No 7 is a place on the waterways 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 4¼ furlongs to the north) and Watford Staircase (Lock No 3 to Lock No 6) (½ furlongs to the southwest).
 
It is at one end of Watford Locks.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Crick Wharf Bridge No 12 is Watford Gap M1 Bridge No 6; ½ furlongs away.

Facilities: chemical toilet disposal, rubbish disposal and water point.

This is a lock with a rise of 7f6.

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Leicester Canal - Norton Junction, Watford Locks, Crick Tunnel ...
Watford Top Lock 7, Leicester Canal, England. Watford Locks - Lock no 7, Leicester Canal, England. Leicester Section - Cottage and Lock 7 - Watford Flight .
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Grand Union From Norton To Leicester & River Soar ... Above: View from the top of the Watford Flight of locks - photo by the Tuesday ... The locks provide some interesting (not to say exhausting) exercise for boaters up and down the flight.
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Governing body, British Waterways (The Canal & River Trust from summer 2012) ... Official name: Lock-Keeper's Cottage adjacent to Foxton Top Lock ... level that passes Husbands Bosworth, Crick and ends with the Watford flight ... It was not a commercial success and remained in full-time operation for only ten years.
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Nearest Water point

The nearest Water point is here. Others are at:
Watford Pumping Station — 1¾ furlongs and 7 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Norton Junction
Norton Sanitary Station — 2 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 7 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, 4¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Yelvertoft Marina — 4 miles, 1 furlong and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Yelvertoft Wharf — 4 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Braunston — 6 miles, 3½ furlongs and 13 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, 5¾ furlongs and 13 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, 7¼ furlongs and 13 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, ¾ furlongs and 14 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, 7¼ 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 Grand Union Canal (Oxford Canal Section) to Wigrams Turn Marina
Winding Hole above Calcutt Top Lock — 12 miles, 3¼ 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 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, 5 furlongs and 16 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, 6½ 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 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
North Kilworth Wharf — 13 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Hillmorton Middle Locks Nos 4 and 5 — 13 miles, 7¼ furlongs 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 Middle Locks Nos 4 and 5
Hillmorton Bottom Locks Nos 2 and 3 — 14 miles, ¾ 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 Oxford Canal (Northern Section - Main Line) to Hillmorton Bottom Locks Nos 2 and 3
Welford Basin and Wharf — 14 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Welford Branch Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Welford Arm) to Welford Basin and Wharf
Stockton Top Marina — 14 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 16 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, 6¼ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Gayton Junction

Nearest Rubbish disposal

The nearest Rubbish disposal is here. Others are at:
Norton Sanitary Station — 2 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 7 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, 4¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Yelvertoft Wharf — 4 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Braunston — 6 miles, 3½ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston
Braunston Turn — 6 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Braunston Turn
Church Street Aqueduct — 7 miles, 5 furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Church Street Aqueduct
Wigrams Turn Marina — 11 miles, 7¼ 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 Grand Union Canal (Oxford Canal Section) to Wigrams Turn Marina
Calcutt Marina — 12 miles, 5 furlongs and 16 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
The Canal Shop — 12 miles, 7 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 The Canal Shop
Hillmorton Middle Locks Nos 4 and 5 — 13 miles, 7¼ furlongs 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 Middle Locks Nos 4 and 5
Welford Basin and Wharf — 14 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Welford Branch Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Welford Arm) to Welford Basin and Wharf
Gayton Junction — 14 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Gayton Junction
Bascote Bridge No 27 — 16 miles, 7 furlongs and 26 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, 1¾ furlongs and 16 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, 5½ furlongs and 14 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, 4½ furlongs and 21 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to River Tove Junction
Becket's Park Marina Entrance — 19 miles, 7½ furlongs and 31 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Northampton Branch) to Northampton Junction, then on the River Nene (main river) to Becket's Park Marina Entrance

Nearest Chemical toilet disposal

The nearest Chemical toilet disposal is here. Others are at:
Norton Sanitary Station — 2 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 7 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, 4¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Yelvertoft Marina — 4 miles, 1 furlong and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Braunston Road Bridge No 91 — 6 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 13 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, 7¼ furlongs and 13 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, 7¼ 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 Grand Union Canal (Oxford Canal Section) to Wigrams Turn Marina
Calcutt Marina — 12 miles, 5 furlongs and 16 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, 7¼ furlongs 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 Middle Locks Nos 4 and 5
Welford Basin and Wharf — 14 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Welford Branch Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Welford Arm) to Welford Basin and Wharf
Gayton Junction — 14 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Gayton Junction
Fosse Wharf — 19 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 33 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, 4½ furlongs and 21 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, 5½ furlongs and 33 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
Becket's Park Marina Entrance — 19 miles, 7½ furlongs and 31 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Northampton Branch) to Northampton Junction, then on the River Nene (main river) to Becket's Park Marina Entrance

Nearest Place to turn

Ashby's Bridge No 7 — 1½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Watford Pumping Station Winding Hole — 2¼ furlongs and 7 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Norton Junction
Watling Street Bridge No 5 — 1 mile, ½ furlongs and 7 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Norton Junction
Welton Hythe Marina — 1 mile, 7½ furlongs and 7 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Norton Junction
Norton Junction — 2 miles, 3 furlongs and 7 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Norton Junction
Crick Marina Entrance No 3 — 2 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Crick Marina Entrance No 2 — 2 miles, 5 furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Crick Marina Entrance No 1 — 2 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Cracks Hill Winding Hole — 3 miles, 2 furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Braunston Marina Entrance — 6 miles, 4 furlongs and 13 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, 5 furlongs and 13 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, 7¼ furlongs and 13 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, 6 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 Grand Union Canal (Oxford Canal Section) to Wolfamcote Winding Hole
Elkington Bridge No 28 — 7 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Navigation Bridge No 85 — 8 miles, 5½ 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 Navigation Bridge No 85
High House Wharf Winding Hole — 8 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 14 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, ½ furlongs and 14 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, 6 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 Grand Union Canal (Oxford Canal Section) to Thick Thorne House Winding Hole
Downtown Bridge Winding Hole — 10 miles, 6 furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Bugbrooke Winding Hole — 11 miles, 2½ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line) to Bugbrooke Winding Hole