Old Ford Road Bridge

Also known as: Skew Bridge (Victoria Park)
Old Ford Road, London, London Borough of Tower Hamlets, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
B118
 
Also known as Bridge Number 3. (And Alex, and Nigels, and egg, and odc, and brw.)
Copyright: Aegidian
Taken: 21 July 2016

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Old Ford Road Bridge is a minor waterways place on the Grand Union Canal (Hertford Union Canal) between Hertford Union Junction (Junction of Regent's and Hertford Union Canals) (2¼ furlongs to the southwest) and Hertford Union Canal Junction (Junction of Hertford Union Canal and River Lee) (6½ furlongs and 3 locks to the northeast).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Hertford Union Junction is Grove Road Bridge; 1¼ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Hertford Union Canal Junction is Victoria Park (Hackney); ¾ furlongs away.

This is a pinch point. The normal maximum dimensions for a boat on this waterway are 85 feet and 11 inches long, 15 feet and 3 inches wide, 8 feet and 2 inches high and 4 feet and 11 inches deep, but to pass through here the maximum dimensions are 8 feet and 2 inches high.

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Nearest water point

Victoria Park Services — 3¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to Victoria Park Services
Meath Gardens Footbridge No 55A — 4½ furlongs away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to Meath Gardens Footbridge No 55A
Old Ford Lock No 19 — 1 mile, ½ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Old Ford Lock No 19
East Wick Service Wharf — 1 mile, 2¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to East Wick Service Wharf
Limehouse Basin — 1 mile, 6 furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to Limehouse Basin
Tail of Bow Locks — 2 miles, 2½ furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Head of Bow Locks, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (Bow Lock) to Tail of Bow Locks
City Road Service Mooring — 2 miles, 7½ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to City Road Service Mooring
St Pancras Lock No 4 — 4 miles, 2 furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to St Pancras Lock No 4
Tottenham Lock No 17 — 4 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Tottenham Lock No 17
Stonebridge Lock Services — 5 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Stonebridge Lock Services
Westbourne Terrace Bridge No 3C — 7 miles, 2 furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to Little Venice, then on the Grand Union Canal (Paddington Branch) to Westbourne Terrace Bridge No 3C
Little Venice Services — 7 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to Little Venice, then on the Grand Union Canal (Paddington Branch) to Little Venice Services
Diesel Boat MB Ash — 7 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to Little Venice, then on the Grand Union Canal (Paddington Branch) to Diesel Boat MB Ash
Pickett's Lock No 15 — 7 miles, 5 furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Pickett's Lock No 15
Wharf Road Bridge No 33 — 8 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Wharf Road Bridge No 33
Mitre Bridge No 6 — 9 miles, 5½ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to Little Venice, then on the Grand Union Canal (Paddington Branch) to Mitre Bridge No 6
Mary Seacole Gardens — 9 miles, 5½ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to Little Venice, then on the Grand Union Canal (Paddington Branch) to Mary Seacole Gardens
The Black Horse PH (Greenford) — 15 miles, 3½ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to Little Venice, then on the Grand Union Canal (Paddington Branch) to The Black Horse PH (Greenford)
Carthagena Lock No 7 — 16 miles, 5½ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Waltham Town Lock No 11, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee) to Carthagena Lock No 7
Fieldes Lock Services — 18 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 15 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Waltham Town Lock No 11, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee) to Fieldes Lock Services

Nearest rubbish disposal

Victoria Park Services — 3¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to Victoria Park Services
Wick Lane Bridge — 4¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Hertford Union Canal Junction
Old Ford Lock No 19 — 1 mile, ½ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Old Ford Lock No 19
Limehouse Lock No 13 — 1 mile, 7 furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to Limehouse Lock No 13
City Road Service Mooring — 2 miles, 7½ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to City Road Service Mooring
St Pancras Lock No 4 — 4 miles, 2 furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to St Pancras Lock No 4
St Pancras Basin — 4 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to St Pancras Basin
Stonebridge Lock Services — 5 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Stonebridge Lock Services
Little Venice Services — 7 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to Little Venice, then on the Grand Union Canal (Paddington Branch) to Little Venice Services
Kensal Green Bridge No 4 — 8 miles, 6½ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to Little Venice, then on the Grand Union Canal (Paddington Branch) to Kensal Green Bridge No 4
The Black Horse PH (Greenford) — 15 miles, 3½ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to Little Venice, then on the Grand Union Canal (Paddington Branch) to The Black Horse PH (Greenford)
Brentford Visitor Moorings — 18 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to Limehouse Basin Entrance, then on the River Thames (tidal section) to Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Gayton to Brentford) to Brentford Visitor Moorings

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Victoria Park Services — 3¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to Victoria Park Services
Old Ford Lock No 19 — 1 mile, ½ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Old Ford Lock No 19
Acton's Lock No 7 — 1 mile, 2 furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to Acton's Lock No 7
Limehouse Basin — 1 mile, 6 furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to Limehouse Basin
St Pancras Lock No 4 — 4 miles, 2 furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to St Pancras Lock No 4
St Pancras Basin — 4 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to St Pancras Basin
Tottenham Lock No 17 — 4 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Tottenham Lock No 17
Stonebridge Lock Services — 5 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Stonebridge Lock Services
Little Venice Services — 7 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to Little Venice, then on the Grand Union Canal (Paddington Branch) to Little Venice Services
Northolt Boatyard — 16 miles, 3½ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to Little Venice, then on the Grand Union Canal (Paddington Branch) to Northolt Boatyard
Fieldes Lock Services — 18 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 15 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Waltham Town Lock No 11, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee) to Fieldes Lock Services
Brentford Visitor Moorings — 18 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to Limehouse Basin Entrance, then on the River Thames (tidal section) to Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Gayton to Brentford) to Brentford Visitor Moorings
Roydon Marina Moorings — 19 miles, 4 furlongs and 18 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Waltham Town Lock No 11, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee) to Rye House Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Stort - Main Line) to Roydon Marina Entrance, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Stort - Roydon Marina Branch) to Roydon Marina Moorings

Nearest place to turn

Hertford Union Junction — 2¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Hertford Union Junction On this waterway in the direction of Hertford Union Canal Junction
Hertford Union Canal Junction — 6½ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Hertford Union Canal Junction
Waterworks River - River Lea Junction — 1 mile, 4 furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Old River Lea Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation - Bow Back Rivers (Old River Lea) to Waterworks River - River Lea Junction
Waterworks River - Three Mills Wall River Junction — 1 mile, 5¾ furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Lea - St. Thomas Creek Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation - Bow Back Rivers (St. Thomas Creek) to Waterworks River - Three Mills Wall River Junction
Limehouse Basin — 1 mile, 6 furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to Limehouse Basin
Olympic Park Winding Hole — 1 mile, 6½ furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Old River Lea Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation - Bow Back Rivers (Old River Lea) to Waterworks River - River Lea Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation - Bow Back Rivers (Waterworks River) to Olympic Park Winding Hole
Kingsland Basin — 1 mile, 7 furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to Kingsland Basin
Three Mills - Prescott Junction — 1 mile, 7½ furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Lea - St. Thomas Creek Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation - Bow Back Rivers (St. Thomas Creek) to Waterworks River - Three Mills Wall River Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation - Bow Back Rivers (Three Mills Wall River) to Three Mills - Prescott Junction
Waterfall Bridge (north) — 2 miles, ½ furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Old River Lea Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation - Bow Back Rivers (Old River Lea) to Waterfall Bridge (north)
Head of Bow Locks — 2 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Head of Bow Locks
Abbott Wharf Dock — 2 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to Limehouse Basin, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (Limehouse Cut) to Abbott Wharf Dock
Tail of Bow Locks — 2 miles, 2½ furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Head of Bow Locks, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (Bow Lock) to Tail of Bow Locks
Head of Bow Creek (Three Mills) — 2 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Lea - St. Thomas Creek Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation - Bow Back Rivers (St. Thomas Creek) to Waterworks River - Three Mills Wall River Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation - Bow Back Rivers (Three Mills Wall River) to Three Mills - Prescott Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation - Bow Back Rivers (Prescott Channel) to Channelsea - Prescott Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation - Bow Back Rivers (Channelsea River) to Head of Bow Creek (Three Mills)
Wenlock Basin Branch — 2 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to Wenlock Basin Branch
City Road Basin Branch — 2 miles, 7 furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to City Road Basin Branch
Battlebridge Basin — 3 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to Battlebridge Basin
Kings Cross Railway Aqueduct — 3 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to Kings Cross Railway Aqueduct
St Pancras Lock Winding Hole — 4 miles, 1 furlong and 4 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to St Pancras Lock Winding Hole
Bow Creek Junction — 4 miles, 2½ furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Head of Bow Locks, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (Bow Lock) to Tail of Bow Locks, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (Bow Creek) to Bow Creek Junction

Nearest self-operated pump-out

Acton's Lock No 7 — 1 mile, 2 furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to Acton's Lock No 7
East Wick Service Wharf — 1 mile, 2¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to East Wick Service Wharf
Limehouse Basin — 1 mile, 6 furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to Limehouse Basin
Stonebridge Lock Services — 5 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Stonebridge Lock Services
Little Venice Services — 7 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to Little Venice, then on the Grand Union Canal (Paddington Branch) to Little Venice Services
Brentford Visitor Moorings — 18 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to Limehouse Basin Entrance, then on the River Thames (tidal section) to Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Gayton to Brentford) to Brentford Visitor Moorings

Nearest boatyard pump-out

Springfield Marina (entrance No 2) — 3 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Springfield Marina (entrance No 2)
St Pancras Basin — 4 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to St Pancras Basin
Diesel Boat MB Ash — 7 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to Little Venice, then on the Grand Union Canal (Paddington Branch) to Diesel Boat MB Ash
Old Nazeing Road Wharf — 16 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Waltham Town Lock No 11, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee) to Old Nazeing Road Wharf
Northolt Boatyard — 16 miles, 3½ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to Little Venice, then on the Grand Union Canal (Paddington Branch) to Northolt Boatyard
Willowtree Marina — 18 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Regent's Canal) to Little Venice, then on the Grand Union Canal (Paddington Branch) to Willowtree Marina
Roydon Marina Moorings — 19 miles, 4 furlongs and 18 locks away
Travel to Hertford Union Canal Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section) to Waltham Town Lock No 11, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee) to Rye House Junction, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Stort - Main Line) to Roydon Marina Entrance, then on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Stort - Roydon Marina Branch) to Roydon Marina Moorings
 

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