The Wildfowl and Wetland Trust at Slimbridge is a short walk from here
Newgrounds Lane, Shepherd's Patch, Stroud, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom
|Sharpness Barge Arm||3 miles, 6 furlongs|
|Severn Railway Bridge Site||3 miles, 3 furlongs|
|Purton Timber Pond||2 miles, 6½ furlongs|
|Purton Lower Bridge||2 miles, 2¾ furlongs|
|Purton Upper Bridge||2 miles, 1¾ furlongs|
|Cambridge Arms Bridge||6 furlongs|
|Junction with Cambridge Feeder Branch||7 furlongs|
|Splatt Bridge||1 mile, 7½ furlongs|
|Fretherne Bridge||3 miles, ¼ furlongs|
|APC Fuels depot||3 miles, 1¾ furlongs|
Patch Bridge is a place on the waterways on the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal between Sharpness Barge Arm (Junction of old and new lines of canal. Visitor Moorings) (3 miles and 6 furlongs to the west) and Saul Junction (Junction of the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal with the Stroudwater Navigation) (3 miles and 7 furlongs to the northeast).
The nearest place in the direction of Sharpness Barge Arm is Purton Upper Bridge; 2 miles and 1¾ furlongs away.The nearest place in the direction of Saul Junction is Cambridge Arms Bridge; 6 furlongs away.
Facilities: diesel for sale, gas for sale, coal for sale, boatyard pump-out, rubbish disposal and water point.
This is a swing bridge.
Places from Facebook
- The Tudor Arms, Shepards Patch, Slimbridge
Shepherds Patch, Slimbridge, GL2 7BP — 72 yards to the southeast.
- Tudor Camping & Caravan Park
Slimbridge — 210 yards to the southwest.
- Slimbridge Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust (Wildlife Sanctuary, Public Places & Attractions)
WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre, Slimbridge, GL2 7BT, Slimbridge, GL2 7BT — 857 yards to the northwest.
Information retrieved Thu 09 May 2013 17:32:58
Users' views of Patch Bridge as a mooring
2 votes cast
Mooring here is "good" - a nice place to moor
Users' comments on mooring here
2011: a lot of the towpath side is fenced off to protect water voles - but there are some visitor moorings on opposite side south of the bridge