Marple Junction

Junction of Macclesfield and Peak Forest Canals
Lockside, Marple, Stockport, Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom
 
 
Marple Junction is a major waterways place at the junction of the Macclesfield Canal with the Peak Forest Canal (Lower) and the Peak Forest Canal (Upper).
 
High Lane Bridge No 11 (High Lane) is on the Macclesfield Canal, 2 miles and 2½ furlongs to the southwest. Marple Aqueduct (Over the River Goyt) is on the Peak Forest Canal (Lower), 1 mile and 1½ furlongs and 16 locks to the northwest. Thornsett Road Bridge No 28 (New Mills) is on the Peak Forest Canal (Upper), 3 miles and 7¼ furlongs to the southeast.
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of High Lane Bridge No 11 is Sutton's Lane Bridge No 1 (57yds of narrows precede the bridge); a few yards away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Marple Aqueduct is Marple Top Lock No 16; ¼ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Thornsett Road Bridge No 28 is Top Lock Marine Marina; ¾ furlongs away.

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

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Marple Junction (grid reference SJ961884) is the name of the canal junction where the Macclesfield Canal terminates and meets the Peak Forest Canal at Marple, Greater Manchester, England.

The water of the two canal companies was kept apart by a stop lock in the narrows at the end of the later Macclesfield Canal, but this has long since been de-gated, and the two canals run at the same level.

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Nearest Water point

The nearest Water point is here. Others are at:
Church Lane Bridge No 2 — 1 furlong away
On the Macclesfield Canal in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Whaley Bridge — 6 miles, 4 furlongs away
Travel to Whaley Bridge Branch Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Whaley Bridge Branch) to Whaley Bridge
Fairfield Junction — 10 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 16 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Fairfield Junction
Buxton Road Bridge No 37 — 11 miles, 2½ furlongs away
On the Macclesfield Canal in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Bywith Lock No 8W — 13 miles, ¼ furlongs and 23 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ashton-under-Lyne Junction, then on the Huddersfield Narrow Canal to Bywith Lock No 8W
Junction with the New Islington Canal Arm — 13 miles, 7½ furlongs and 32 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Junction with the New Islington Canal Arm
Ancoats Bottom Lock No 1 — 14 miles, ½ furlongs and 33 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ancoats Bottom Lock No 1
Locketts Bridge No 53 — 16 miles, 1½ furlongs away
On the Macclesfield Canal in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Bosley Top Lock No 1 — 16 miles, 2½ furlongs away
On the Macclesfield Canal in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Wool Road Lock No 24W — 19 miles, 1½ furlongs and 39 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ashton-under-Lyne Junction, then on the Huddersfield Narrow Canal to Wool Road Lock No 24W
Buxton Road Bridge No 68 — 20 miles, ½ furlongs and 12 locks away
On the Macclesfield Canal in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Worsley — 22 miles, 6½ furlongs and 43 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal 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
Standedge Tunnel (East end) — 24 miles, 3 furlongs and 48 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ashton-under-Lyne Junction, then on the Huddersfield Narrow Canal to Standedge Tunnel (East end)
Hall Green Stop Lock — 26 miles, 1 furlong and 12 locks away
On the Macclesfield Canal in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
The Old Number 3 PH — 26 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 43 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to The Old Number 3 PH
Red Bull Top Lock No 41 — 27 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Hall Green Branch) to Harding's Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Harding's Wood to Middlewich) to Red Bull Top Lock No 41
Harecastle Tunnel (North end) — 27 miles, 7½ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Hall Green Branch) to Harding's Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Harding's Wood) to Harecastle Tunnel (North end)
Red Bull Bridge No 134 — 28 miles, 1½ furlongs and 16 locks away
Travel to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Hall Green Branch) to Harding's Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Harding's Wood to Middlewich) to Red Bull Bridge No 134
Harecastle Tunnel (South end) — 29 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Hall Green Branch) to Harding's Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Harding's Wood) to Harecastle Tunnel (South end)

Nearest Rubbish disposal

The nearest Rubbish disposal is here. Others are at:
Braidbar Boats — 3 miles, 5¾ furlongs away
On the Macclesfield Canal in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Whaley Bridge — 6 miles, 4 furlongs away
Travel to Whaley Bridge Branch Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Whaley Bridge Branch) to Whaley Bridge
Ancoats Bottom Lock No 1 — 14 miles, ½ furlongs and 33 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ancoats Bottom Lock No 1
Bosley Top Lock No 1 — 16 miles, 2½ furlongs away
On the Macclesfield Canal in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Harecastle Tunnel (North end) — 27 miles, 7½ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Hall Green Branch) to Harding's Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Harding's Wood) to Harecastle Tunnel (North end)
Red Bull Bridge No 134 — 28 miles, 1½ furlongs and 16 locks away
Travel to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Hall Green Branch) to Harding's Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Harding's Wood to Middlewich) to Red Bull Bridge No 134
Aspley Basin — 32 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 90 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ashton-under-Lyne Junction, then on the Huddersfield Narrow Canal to Aspley Basin
Etruria Junction — 33 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Hall Green Branch) to Harding's Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Harding's Wood) to Etruria Junction
Brindley Statue — 33 miles, 2½ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Hall Green Branch) to Harding's Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Harding's Wood) to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Caldon Branch - Main Line to Froghall) to Brindley Statue
Travis Mill Lock No 28 — 33 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 89 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal to Travis Mill Lock No 28
Planet Lock No 3 — 33 miles, 7½ furlongs and 15 locks away
Travel to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Hall Green Branch) to Harding's Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Harding's Wood) to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Caldon Branch - Main Line to Froghall) to Planet Lock No 3
Wheelock Bottom Lock No 66 — 34 miles, 2 furlongs and 38 locks away
Travel to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Hall Green Branch) to Harding's Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Harding's Wood to Middlewich) to Wheelock Bottom Lock No 66
Wharf Bridge No 154 — 34 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 39 locks away
Travel to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Hall Green Branch) to Harding's Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Harding's Wood to Middlewich) to Wharf Bridge No 154
Fielden Wharf & Services — 35 miles, 3 furlongs and 99 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal to Fielden Wharf & Services
Wigan Junction — 36 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 45 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal 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 — 36 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 46 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal 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
Brighouse Basin — 38 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 103 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ashton-under-Lyne Junction, then on the Huddersfield Narrow Canal to Aspley Basin, then on the Huddersfield Broad Canal to Cooper Bridge Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 57ft 6in length boats) to Brighouse Basin
Brighouse Basin Bridge No 8 — 38 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 103 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ashton-under-Lyne Junction, then on the Huddersfield Narrow Canal to Aspley Basin, then on the Huddersfield Broad Canal to Cooper Bridge Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 57ft 6in length boats) to Brighouse Basin Bridge No 8
Wigan Top Lock No 65 — 38 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 65 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal 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

Nearest Chemical toilet disposal

The nearest Chemical toilet disposal is here. Others are at:
Whaley Bridge — 6 miles, 4 furlongs away
Travel to Whaley Bridge Branch Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Whaley Bridge Branch) to Whaley Bridge
Fairfield Junction — 10 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 16 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Fairfield Junction
Swettenham Wharf — 11 miles, 3½ furlongs away
On the Macclesfield Canal in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Bosley Top Lock No 1 — 16 miles, 2½ furlongs away
On the Macclesfield Canal in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Worsley — 22 miles, 6½ furlongs and 43 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal 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
Harding's Wood Junction — 27 miles, 5 furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Hall Green Branch) to Harding's Wood Junction
Red Bull Top Lock No 41 — 27 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Hall Green Branch) to Harding's Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Harding's Wood to Middlewich) to Red Bull Top Lock No 41
Harecastle Tunnel (North end) — 27 miles, 7½ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Hall Green Branch) to Harding's Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Harding's Wood) to Harecastle Tunnel (North end)
Oughtringham Bridge No 24 — 28 miles, 2 furlongs and 43 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Oughtringham Bridge No 24
Aspley Basin — 32 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 90 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ashton-under-Lyne Junction, then on the Huddersfield Narrow Canal to Aspley Basin
Etruria Junction — 33 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Hall Green Branch) to Harding's Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Harding's Wood) to Etruria Junction
Brindley Statue — 33 miles, 2½ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Hall Green Branch) to Harding's Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Harding's Wood) to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Caldon Branch - Main Line to Froghall) to Brindley Statue
Wheelock Bottom Lock No 66 — 34 miles, 2 furlongs and 38 locks away
Travel to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Hall Green Branch) to Harding's Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Harding's Wood to Middlewich) to Wheelock Bottom Lock No 66
Wharf Bridge No 154 — 34 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 39 locks away
Travel to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Hall Green Branch) to Harding's Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Harding's Wood to Middlewich) to Wharf Bridge No 154
Wigan Junction — 36 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 45 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal 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
Brighouse Basin — 38 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 103 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ashton-under-Lyne Junction, then on the Huddersfield Narrow Canal to Aspley Basin, then on the Huddersfield Broad Canal to Cooper Bridge Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 57ft 6in length boats) to Brighouse Basin
Brighouse Basin Bridge No 8 — 38 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 103 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ashton-under-Lyne Junction, then on the Huddersfield Narrow Canal to Aspley Basin, then on the Huddersfield Broad Canal to Cooper Bridge Junction, then on the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line - 57ft 6in length boats) to Brighouse Basin Bridge No 8
Wigan Top Lock No 65 — 38 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 65 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal 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 — 38 miles, 3½ furlongs and 66 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal 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

Nearest Place to turn

Top Lock Marine Marina — ¾ furlongs away
On the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) in the direction of Bugsworth (end of navigation)
Possett Bridge No 18 — 1¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
On the Peak Forest Canal (Lower) in the direction of Dukinfield Junction On the Macclesfield Canal in the direction of Hall Green Stop Lock
Marple Bottom Lock Bridge No 16 — 1 mile, ¾ furlongs and 16 locks away
On the Peak Forest Canal (Lower) in the direction of Dukinfield Junction
Hollinwood Lane Winding Hole — 1 mile, 2¾ furlongs away
On the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) in the direction of Bugsworth (end of navigation)
Turflea Winding Hole — 1 mile, 4¾ furlongs away
On the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) in the direction of Bugsworth (end of navigation)
Junction with High Lane Branch — 2 miles, 3¼ furlongs away
On the Macclesfield Canal in the direction of Hall Green Stop Lock
Unwick Road Winding Hole — 2 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 16 locks away
On the Peak Forest Canal (Lower) in the direction of Dukinfield Junction
Disley Winding Hole — 3 miles, 4 furlongs away
On the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) in the direction of Bugsworth (end of navigation)
Brownhills Bridge No 15 — 3 miles, 6½ furlongs away
On the Macclesfield Canal in the direction of Hall Green Stop Lock
Higher Poynton Winding Hole — 4 miles, ½ furlongs away
On the Macclesfield Canal in the direction of Hall Green Stop Lock
Bank End Winding Hole — 4 miles, 1 furlong away
On the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) in the direction of Bugsworth (end of navigation)
Unity Mills Winding Hole — 4 miles, 2½ furlongs and 16 locks away
On the Peak Forest Canal (Lower) in the direction of Dukinfield Junction
Grimshaws Bridge No 18 — 5 miles, 2¼ furlongs away
On the Macclesfield Canal in the direction of Hall Green Stop Lock
Canal Street Winding Hole — 5 miles, 6½ furlongs and 16 locks away
On the Peak Forest Canal (Lower) in the direction of Dukinfield Junction On the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) in the direction of Bugsworth (end of navigation)
Ryles Bridge No 20 — 6 miles, 1¼ furlongs away
On the Macclesfield Canal in the direction of Hall Green Stop Lock
Dunkirk Farm Bridge Winding Hole — 6 miles, 3½ furlongs and 16 locks away
On the Peak Forest Canal (Lower) in the direction of Dukinfield Junction
Whaley Bridge Winding Hole — 6 miles, 3¾ furlongs away
Travel to Whaley Bridge Branch Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Whaley Bridge Branch) to Whaley Bridge Winding Hole
Bugsworth Lower Basin — 6 miles, 4 furlongs away
On the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) in the direction of Bugsworth (end of navigation)