Boston Grand Sluice Lock No 3

Fydell Street, Boston, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom
 
Boston Grand Sluice Lock No 3 is a major waterways place at the junction of the River Witham (Lincoln to Boston) with the River Witham (Boston to the Wash).
 
Anton's Gowt Junction (Junction of Witham Navigable Drains with River Witham. 2 mooring pontoons, upstream for lock users (max stay 2 hours), downstream 48 hour visitor mooring.) is on the River Witham (Lincoln to Boston), 2 miles and 3¼ furlongs to the northwest. River Witham - Black Sluice Navigation Junction (Junction of the River Witham with the Black Sluice Navigation) is on the River Witham (Boston to the Wash), 1 mile and ¾ furlongs to the south.
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Anton's Gowt Junction is Boston Grand Sluice Railway Bridge; ¼ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of River Witham - Black Sluice Navigation Junction is Fydell Street Bridge; a few yards away.

Mooring here is unrated

Facilities: chemical toilet disposal.

There is a bridge here which takes a pipe over the canal.

This is a lock, the rise of which is not known.

 
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Nearest water point

Boston CRT Moorings — 1½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On the River Witham (Lincoln to Boston) in the direction of High Bridge Lincoln (the Glory Hole)

Nearest rubbish disposal

Boston CRT Moorings — 1½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On the River Witham (Lincoln to Boston) in the direction of High Bridge Lincoln (the Glory Hole)

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

The nearest chemical toilet disposal is here. Others are at:

Nearest place to turn

Anton's Gowt Junction — 2 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On the River Witham (Lincoln to Boston) in the direction of High Bridge Lincoln (the Glory Hole)
Bettinson's Bridge — 8 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Anton's Gowt Junction, then on the Witham Navigable Drains (Frith Bank Drain) to Newham Drain - Frith Bank Drain Junction, then on the Witham Navigable Drains (Newham Drain) to Newham Drain - Howbridge Drain - West Fen Drain Junction, then on the Witham Navigable Drains (Howbridge Drain) to Bettinson's Bridge
Chapel Hill Junction — 9 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On the River Witham (Lincoln to Boston) in the direction of High Bridge Lincoln (the Glory Hole)
Belle Isle Marina — 10 miles, 7 furlongs and 1 lock away
On the River Witham (Lincoln to Boston) in the direction of High Bridge Lincoln (the Glory Hole)
Winding Hole below Clay Bank Road Bridge — 12 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Chapel Hill Junction, then on the River Witham (Sleaford Navigation(Kyme Eau)-navigable section) to Winding Hole below Clay Bank Road Bridge
Cobblers Lock Winding Hole — 16 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Chapel Hill Junction, then on the River Witham (Sleaford Navigation(Kyme Eau)-navigable section) to Cobblers Lock Winding Hole
Black Sluice Navigation - Dowsby Fen Junction — 17 miles, 4½ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to River Witham - Black Sluice Navigation Junction, then on the River Witham (Black Sluice Navigation) to Black Sluice Navigation - Dowsby Fen Junction

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self-operated pump-out
boatyard pump-out
 

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