Buckby Lock No 8

George Lane, Long Buckby Wharf, Long Buckby, Daventry, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom
 
 
Buckby Lock No 8 is a minor waterways place on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Norton to Gayton) between Norton Junction (Junction of Grand Union Leicester Section with Main Line) (5¾ furlongs and 1 lock to the west) and Weedon Station Bridge No 24 (Milepost 9) (4 miles and 1¾ furlongs and 5 locks to the southeast).
 
It is part of Buckby Locks.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Norton Junction is Buckby Bridge No 12; 1½ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Weedon Station Bridge No 24 is Long Buckby Bridge No 13; 1 furlong away.

This is a lock with a rise of 9f0.

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An account of the Grand Junction Canal, 1792 - 1928, with a postscript. By Ian Petticrew and Wendy Austin.

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Nearest Water point

Norton Sanitary Station — 4¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Norton Junction
Watford Pumping Station — 2 miles, 7 furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Watford Pumping Station
Watford Top Lock No 7 — 3 miles, ¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Watford Top Lock No 7
Braunston Stop — 4 miles, 7 furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) to Braunston Stop
Braunston Road Bridge No 91 — 5 miles, ¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) to Braunston Road Bridge No 91
Stowe Hill Water Point — 5 miles, 2 furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Braunston Services — 5 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) to Braunston Turn, then on the Oxford Canal (Northern Section - Main Line) to Braunston Services
Crick Wharf Bridge No 12 — 5 miles, 5 furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Crick Wharf Bridge No 12
Yelvertoft Marina — 7 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Yelvertoft Marina
Yelvertoft Wharf — 7 miles, 6½ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Yelvertoft Wharf
Wigrams Turn Marina — 10 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) to Braunston Turn, then on the Grand Union Canal (Oxford Canal Section) to Wigrams Turn Marina
Winding Hole above Calcutt Top Lock — 10 miles, 6 furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) 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 — 10 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) 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
Gayton Services — 12 miles, ¼ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Northampton Branch) to Gayton Services
Water Point at Bottom of Napton Locks — 12 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) 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
Hillmorton Bridge No 71 — 12 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) to Braunston Turn, then on the Oxford Canal (Northern Section - Main Line) to Hillmorton Bridge No 71
Hillmorton Water Point — 12 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) to Braunston Turn, then on the Oxford Canal (Northern Section - Main Line) to Hillmorton Water Point
Stockton Top Marina — 13 miles, 1 furlong and 11 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) 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
Kayes Arm Junction — 13 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 19 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) 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 Kayes Arm Junction
Napton Top Lock No 16 — 14 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 16 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) 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 Napton Top Lock No 16

Nearest Rubbish disposal

Norton Sanitary Station — 4¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Norton Junction
Watford Top Lock No 7 — 3 miles, ¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Watford Top Lock No 7
Church Street Aqueduct — 4 miles, 6 furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Braunston Stop — 4 miles, 7 furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) to Braunston Stop
Braunston Services — 5 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) to Braunston Turn, then on the Oxford Canal (Northern Section - Main Line) to Braunston Services
Crick Wharf Bridge No 12 — 5 miles, 5 furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Crick Wharf Bridge No 12
Yelvertoft Wharf — 7 miles, 6½ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Yelvertoft Wharf
Wigrams Turn Marina — 10 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) to Braunston Turn, then on the Grand Union Canal (Oxford Canal Section) to Wigrams Turn Marina
Calcutt Marina — 10 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) 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 — 11 miles, 2 furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) to Braunston Turn, then on the Oxford Canal (Northern Section - Main Line) to The Canal Shop
Gayton Services — 12 miles, ¼ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Northampton Branch) to Gayton Services
Napton Sanitary Station — 12 miles, 2 furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) 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 Napton Sanitary Station
Hillmorton Bridge No 71 — 12 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) to Braunston Turn, then on the Oxford Canal (Northern Section - Main Line) to Hillmorton Bridge No 71
Bascote Bridge No 27 — 15 miles, 1½ furlongs and 21 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) 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
Waterside Café — 15 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Newbold Wharf — 16 miles, 4½ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) to Braunston Turn, then on the Oxford Canal (Northern Section - Main Line) to Newbold Wharf
Stoke Bruerne Services — 16 miles, 6 furlongs and 13 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Becket's Park Marina Entrance — 17 miles, 1 furlong and 23 locks away
Travel 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
Welford Basin and Wharf — 17 miles, 6½ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Welford Branch Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Welford Arm) to Welford Basin and Wharf
Radford Bottom Lock No 23 — 18 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 30 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) 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 Radford Bottom Lock No 23

Nearest Chemical toilet disposal

Norton Sanitary Station — 4¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Norton Junction
Watford Top Lock No 7 — 3 miles, ¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Watford Top Lock No 7
Braunston Road Bridge No 91 — 5 miles, ¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) to Braunston Road Bridge No 91
Braunston Services — 5 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) to Braunston Turn, then on the Oxford Canal (Northern Section - Main Line) to Braunston Services
Crick Wharf Bridge No 12 — 5 miles, 5 furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Crick Wharf Bridge No 12
Yelvertoft Marina — 7 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Yelvertoft Marina
Wigrams Turn Marina — 10 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) to Braunston Turn, then on the Grand Union Canal (Oxford Canal Section) to Wigrams Turn Marina
Calcutt Marina — 10 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) 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
Gayton Services — 12 miles, ¼ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Northampton Branch) to Gayton Services
Napton Sanitary Station — 12 miles, 2 furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) 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 Napton Sanitary Station
Hillmorton Bridge No 71 — 12 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) to Braunston Turn, then on the Oxford Canal (Northern Section - Main Line) to Hillmorton Bridge No 71
Stoke Bruerne Services — 16 miles, 6 furlongs and 13 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Becket's Park Marina Entrance — 17 miles, 1 furlong and 23 locks away
Travel 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
Welford Basin and Wharf — 17 miles, 6½ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Welford Branch Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Welford Arm) to Welford Basin and Wharf
Fosse Wharf — 17 miles, 7 furlongs and 28 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) 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
Fosse Middle Lock No 21 — 18 miles, ¼ furlongs and 28 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) 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

Nearest Place to turn

Norton Junction — 5¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Norton Junction
Welton Hythe Marina — 1 mile, 1¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Welton Hythe Marina
Watling Street Bridge No 5 — 2 miles, ¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Watling Street Bridge No 5
Watford Pumping Station Winding Hole — 2 miles, 6½ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Watford Pumping Station Winding Hole
Ashby's Bridge No 7 — 3 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Ashby's Bridge No 7
Braunston Marina Entrance — 4 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) to Braunston Marina Entrance
Braunston Turn — 5 miles, 2 furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) to Braunston Turn
Crick Marina Entrance No 3 — 5 miles, 5½ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Crick Marina Entrance No 3
Crick Marina Entrance No 2 — 5 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Crick Marina Entrance No 2
High House Wharf Winding Hole — 5 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Crick Marina Entrance No 1 — 5 miles, 7 furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Crick Marina Entrance No 1
Wolfamcote Winding Hole — 6 miles, ¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) to Braunston Turn, then on the Grand Union Canal (Oxford Canal Section) to Wolfamcote Winding Hole
Cracks Hill Winding Hole — 6 miles, 2½ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Cracks Hill Winding Hole
Heyford Winding Hole — 7 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Heyford Fields Marina — 7 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Bugbrooke Winding Hole — 8 miles, 4 furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Thick Thorne House Winding Hole — 9 miles, ¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) to Braunston Turn, then on the Grand Union Canal (Oxford Canal Section) to Thick Thorne House Winding Hole
Napton Junction — 10 miles, 2 furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) to Braunston Turn, then on the Grand Union Canal (Oxford Canal Section) to Napton Junction
Napton Marina — 10 miles, 3½ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) 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 Napton Marina
Winding Hole above Calcutt Top Lock — 10 miles, 6 furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Braunston to Norton) 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
 

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