Brownshill Lock Weir Entrance

Channel leading to the Weir
Long Drove, Bluntisham, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, England, United Kingdom
 
 
Brownshill Lock Weir Entrance is a minor waterways place on the River Great Ouse (Canalized Section) between Brownshill Lock (¼ furlongs to the northeast) and Holywell (2 miles and 6 furlongs to the southwest).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Holywell is "Pike & Eel" Marina; 1 mile and 2¼ furlongs away.

Brownshill Lock¼ furlongs
Brownshill Lock Weir Entrance
"Pike & Eel" Marina1 mile, 2¼ furlongs
Holywell2 miles, 6 furlongs
Meadow Lane Bridge (Holywell)4 miles, ½ furlongs
St Ives Lock Weir Exit4 miles, 7¾ furlongs
St Ives Lock5 miles
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Walk #944: A circular walk between St Ives, Warboys and Somersham
Jan 27, 2012 ... I spent a while at the lock as I walked around trying to get some good ... it passes a large water tower to reach a roundabout at the entrance to RAF .... that lead up to the bridge over a weir and Brownshill Lock at TL369727.
River Great Ouse - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
DSCN1566-goba-mooring-after-brownshill-staunch 1200x900.jpg ... The old course of the river passes through Hermitage Lock into the Old West River. .... sluices, which were pound locks constructed at locations where mill weirs would have prevented navigation. ..... Indogermanisches etymologisches Wörterbuch. entry 9.
Issues on Environment Agency Waterways
The downstream entrance to Brandon Lock on the Little Ouse is extremely shallow ... due to another gravel shoal across the whole river below the lock and weir. ... Recent (2015) failures occurred at St Ives, St Neots, Brownshill and Denver.
Flat Out for the Fens - Waterway Articles
The places shown on the accompanying tables of locks and distances are all spots ... food) and just above Ashton Lock (on the channel that leads to the weir). ... you will see, on the right, the entrance to the Stanground Branch of the Nene, which .... so be sure to leave some slack if you moor before reaching Brownshill Lock.
 
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