Driffield Navigation (Main waterway)
The Driffield Navigation (Main waterway) is a broad canal and is part of the Driffield Navigation. It runs for 7 miles through 7 locks from Struncheon Hill Locks Nos 6 and 7 (where it joins the River Hull (Main Line)) to Driffield Wharves (which is a dead end).
The maximum dimensions for a boat to be able to travel on the waterway are 61 feet long and 14 feet and 6 inches wide. The maximum headroom is not known. The maximum draught is not known.
|Struncheon Hill Locks Nos 6 and 7
Junction with River Hull
|5¾ furlongs||2 locks|
|Corps Landing Branch Junction
West Beck leaves to the left
|1 mile and 1½ furlongs||2 locks|
|Frodingham Beck Junction||2 miles||2 locks|
|Brigham||2 miles and 5¾ furlongs||2 locks|
|Snakeholme Locks Nos 4 and 5
A staircase lock, but only the upper lock is still used.
|3 miles and 7½ furlongs||2 locks|
|Snakeholme Lock Narrows||4 miles and ¼ furlongs||4 locks|
|Wansford Road Bridge||4 miles and 3 furlongs||4 locks|
|Wansford Lock No 3
|4 miles and 4 furlongs||4 locks|
|Whin Hill Lock No 2||5 miles and 3 furlongs||5 locks|
|Driffield Lock No 1||6 miles and 5½ furlongs||6 locks|
End of Navigation
|7 miles||7 locks|