Fisher's Swing Bridge

Wigan WN6 8EU, United Kingdom
 
Fisher's Swing Bridge is a minor waterways place on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) between Appley Bridge No 42 (Canalside hamlet) (1 mile to the northwest) and Crooke Bridge No 47 (Crooke) (1 mile and 5¼ furlongs and 1 lock to the east).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Appley Bridge No 42 is Ranicar's Swing Bridge; 2¾ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Crooke Bridge No 47 is Winding Hole below Dean Locks (End of Leigh's Cut and site of former lock to River Douglas); 4¼ furlongs away.

Mooring here is unrated

There is a swing bridge here. The bridge is normally left open.

 

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Nearest water point

Dean Locks No 90 — 4¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Pottery Changeline Bridge — 4 miles, ¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Wigan Bottom Lock No 87 — 4 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Burscough Bridge Wharf — 6 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Wigan Junction — 4 miles, 4 furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Plank Lane Visitor Moorings — 10 miles, ¼ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Plank Lane Visitor Moorings
Spark Bridge Sanitary Station — 9 miles, 7½ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Rufford Branch) to Spark Bridge Sanitary Station
Dicconson's Bridge No 17 — 16 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Maghull Hall Swing Bridge No 12 — 18 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Bridgewater Marina — 16 miles, 5 furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Leigh Bridge No 11, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Bridgewater Marina
Worsley Visitor Moorings — 18 miles, ¾ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Leigh Bridge No 11, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Worsley Visitor Moorings
Wigan Top Lock Services — 6 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 26 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Wigan Top Lock Services
White Bear (Adlington) Marina — 11 miles and 26 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to White Bear (Adlington) Marina
Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings — 16 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 33 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings

Nearest rubbish disposal

Moss Bridge No 35 — 5 miles, ¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Wigan Bottom Lock No 87 — 4 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Burscough Bridge Wharf — 6 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Wigan Junction — 4 miles, 4 furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Plank Lane Pump Out — 10 miles and 7 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Plank Lane Pump Out
Spark Bridge Sanitary Station — 9 miles, 7½ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Rufford Branch) to Spark Bridge Sanitary Station
Wigan Top Lock Services — 6 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 26 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Wigan Top Lock Services
Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings — 16 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 33 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Burscough Bridge Wharf — 6 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Wigan Junction — 4 miles, 4 furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Spark Bridge Sanitary Station — 9 miles, 7½ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Rufford Branch) to Spark Bridge Sanitary Station
Worsley Visitor Moorings — 18 miles, ¾ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Leigh Bridge No 11, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Worsley Visitor Moorings
Wigan Top Lock Services — 6 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 26 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Wigan Top Lock Services
Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings — 16 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 33 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings

Nearest place to turn

Winding Hole below Dean Locks — 4¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Appley Bridge Winding Hole — 7 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Crooke Underground Canal — 1 mile, 7 furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Parbold Spur — 2 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Ell Meadow Winding Hole — 2 miles, 6½ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Wigan Pier Junction — 4 miles, ¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Lathom Junction — 6 miles and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Wigan Junction — 4 miles, 4 furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Great Score Winding Hole — 8 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Ince Moss Winding Hole — 6 miles, 1 furlong and 7 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Ince Moss Winding Hole
Scarisbrick Winding Hole — 10 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Bamfurlong Winding Hole — 7 miles, ¼ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Bamfurlong Winding Hole
Dover Lock No 2 Winding Hole — 8 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Dover Lock No 2 Winding Hole
Halsall Warehouse Bridge Winding Hole — 12 miles, 1½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Marsh Meadow Winding Hole — 8 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Rufford Branch) to Marsh Meadow Winding Hole
Halsall Hill Bridge Winding Hole — 12 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Gerrards Bridge Winding Hole — 9 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Gerrards Bridge Winding Hole
Fettlers Wharf Marina — 8 miles, 7½ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Rufford Branch) to Fettlers Wharf Marina
Rufford Old Hall — 9 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Rufford Branch) to Rufford Old Hall
Pennington Wharf Marina — 10 miles, ½ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Pennington Wharf Marina

Nearest self-operated pump-out

Plank Lane Pump Out — 10 miles and 7 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Plank Lane Pump Out
Spark Bridge Sanitary Station — 9 miles, 7½ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Rufford Branch) to Spark Bridge Sanitary Station
Ellerbeck Narrowboats Wharf — 11 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 26 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Ellerbeck Narrowboats Wharf
Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings — 16 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 33 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings

Nearest boatyard pump-out

Scarisbrick Marina — 10 miles, 6 furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Bridgewater Marina — 16 miles, 5 furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Leigh Bridge No 11, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Bridgewater Marina
White Bear (Adlington) Marina — 11 miles and 26 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to White Bear (Adlington) Marina
 

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