Molesey Lock

Hurst Road, Barge Walk, Elmbridge, Surrey, England, United Kingdom
 
Molesey Lock is a minor waterways place on the River Thames (below Oxford) between Thames Meadow (East end of Desborough Cut) (4 miles and 4½ furlongs and 1 lock to the west) and Thames - Ember Junction (Junction of the River Thames and the River Ember) (3 furlongs to the southeast).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Thames Meadow is Molesey Lock Weir Entrance (Channel leading to the Weir - No Access); 1 furlong away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Thames - Ember Junction is Molesey Lock Weir Exit (Channel leading to the Weir); ½ furlongs away.

Mooring here is unrated

Facilities: chemical toilet disposal, boater-operated pump-out, rubbish disposal, toilets and water point.

This is a lock with a rise of 6f1.

 
Molesley Lock is a biggy but we had it all to ourselves on this June morning
Copyright: Rob Dean
Taken: 1 June 2005
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Nearest water point

The nearest water point is here. Others are at:
Teddington Lock Weir Exit — 4 miles, 5 furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Teddington Lock Weir Exit
Thames Lock No 16 — 5 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey Navigation to Thames Lock No 16
Chertsey Lock — 7 miles, 3½ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Chertsey Lock
Pyrford Lock No 12 — 10 miles, 2½ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey Navigation to Pyrford Lock No 12
Brentford Visitor Moorings — 10 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Teddington Lock Weir Exit, 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
Arthur's Bridge — 13 miles, ¾ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey Navigation to Woodham Junction, then on the Basingstoke Canal to Arthur's Bridge
Norwood Top Lock No 90 — 13 miles, 5 furlongs and 15 locks away
Travel to Teddington Lock Weir Exit, 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 Norwood Top Lock No 90
Cartbridge Wharf — 14 miles, ½ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey Navigation to Cartbridge Wharf
Bull's Bridge Visitor Moorings — 15 miles, 5½ furlongs and 16 locks away
Travel to Teddington Lock Weir Exit, 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 Bull's Bridge Visitor Moorings
Stoke Lock No 5 — 18 miles, 2½ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey Navigation to Stoke Lock No 5
Guildford Waterside Centre — 18 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey Navigation to Guildford Waterside Centre
Packet Boat Marina Service Wharf — 19 miles, 1½ furlongs and 16 locks away
Travel to Teddington Lock Weir Exit, 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 Packet Boat Marina Service Wharf
Dapdune Wharf — 19 miles, 7 furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey Navigation to Dapdune Wharf
Cowley Sanitary Station — 19 miles, 7½ furlongs and 17 locks away
Travel to Teddington Lock Weir Exit, 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 Cowley Sanitary Station

Nearest rubbish disposal

The nearest rubbish disposal is here. Others are at:
Teddington Lock Weir Exit — 4 miles, 5 furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Teddington Lock Weir Exit
Shepperton Lock — 5 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Shepperton Lock
Penton Hook Lock — 9 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Penton Hook Lock
Pyrford Lock No 12 — 10 miles, 2½ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey Navigation to Pyrford Lock No 12
Brentford Visitor Moorings — 10 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Teddington Lock Weir Exit, 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
Bell Weir Lock — 12 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Bell Weir Lock
Arthur's Bridge — 13 miles, ¾ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey Navigation to Woodham Junction, then on the Basingstoke Canal to Arthur's Bridge
Norwood Top Lock No 90 — 13 miles, 5 furlongs and 15 locks away
Travel to Teddington Lock Weir Exit, 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 Norwood Top Lock No 90
Guildford Waterside Centre — 18 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey Navigation to Guildford Waterside Centre
Packet Boat Marina Service Wharf — 19 miles, 1½ furlongs and 16 locks away
Travel to Teddington Lock Weir Exit, 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 Packet Boat Marina Service Wharf
Dapdune Wharf — 19 miles, 7 furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey Navigation to Dapdune Wharf
Iver Lane Bridge No 188 — 19 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 17 locks away
Travel to Teddington Lock Weir Exit, 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 Iver Lane Bridge No 188

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

The nearest chemical toilet disposal is here. Others are at:
Shepperton Lock — 5 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Shepperton Lock
Pyrford Lock No 12 — 10 miles, 2½ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey Navigation to Pyrford Lock No 12
Brentford Visitor Moorings — 10 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Teddington Lock Weir Exit, 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
Arthur's Bridge — 13 miles, ¾ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey Navigation to Woodham Junction, then on the Basingstoke Canal to Arthur's Bridge
Norwood Top Lock No 90 — 13 miles, 5 furlongs and 15 locks away
Travel to Teddington Lock Weir Exit, 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 Norwood Top Lock No 90
Guildford Waterside Centre — 18 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey Navigation to Guildford Waterside Centre
Packet Boat Marina Service Wharf — 19 miles, 1½ furlongs and 16 locks away
Travel to Teddington Lock Weir Exit, 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 Packet Boat Marina Service Wharf
Northolt Boatyard — 19 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 16 locks away
Travel to Teddington Lock Weir Exit, 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 Bull's Bridge Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Paddington Branch) to Northolt Boatyard
Cowley Sanitary Station — 19 miles, 7½ furlongs and 17 locks away
Travel to Teddington Lock Weir Exit, 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 Cowley Sanitary Station

Nearest place to turn

Five Ways Junction — 5 miles, 4 furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey Navigation to Five Ways Junction
Coxes Railway Bridge — 6 miles, 7 furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey Navigation to Coxes Railway Bridge
Woodham Junction — 8 miles, 3 furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey Navigation to Woodham Junction
Paxton Gardens Winding Hole — 10 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey Navigation to Woodham Junction, then on the Basingstoke Canal to Paxton Gardens Winding Hole
Brentford Gauging Lock Weir Exit — 10 miles, 3½ furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to Teddington Lock Weir Exit, 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 Gauging Lock Weir Exit
Brentford Gauging Lock Weir Entrance — 10 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Teddington Lock Weir Exit, 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 Gauging Lock Weir Entrance
Clitheroe's Lock Weir Exit — 11 miles, ¾ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Teddington Lock Weir Exit, 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 Clitheroe's Lock Weir Exit
Newark Lock Weir Exit No 2 — 11 miles, 6 furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey Navigation to Newark Lock Weir Exit No 2
Newark Lock Weir Exit No 1 — 11 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey Navigation to Newark Lock Weir Exit No 1
Newark Lock Weir Entrance — 12 miles, 1 furlong and 9 locks away
Travel to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey Navigation to Newark Lock Weir Entrance
Papercourt Lock Weir Exit — 12 miles, 4 furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey Navigation to Papercourt Lock Weir Exit
Grand Union Canal - Brent Junction — 12 miles, 5½ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Teddington Lock Weir Exit, 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 Grand Union Canal - Brent Junction
Arthurs Bridge Winding Hole — 13 miles, ½ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey Navigation to Woodham Junction, then on the Basingstoke Canal to Arthurs Bridge Winding Hole
Winding Hole between Three Bridges and Norwood Lock No 91 — 13 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Teddington Lock Weir Exit, 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 Winding Hole between Three Bridges and Norwood Lock No 91
Worsfold Flood Gates Weir Entrance — 14 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey Navigation to Worsfold Flood Gates Weir Entrance
Adelaide Dock — 14 miles, 3½ furlongs and 16 locks away
Travel to Teddington Lock Weir Exit, 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 Adelaide Dock
Worsfold Winding Hole — 14 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey Navigation to Worsfold Winding Hole
North Hyde Bridge Winding Hole — 14 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 16 locks away
Travel to Teddington Lock Weir Exit, 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 North Hyde Bridge Winding Hole
Triggs Lock Weir Exit — 14 miles, 7 furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey Navigation to Triggs Lock Weir Exit
Blackhorse Road Winding Hole — 15 miles, 1 furlong and 17 locks away
Travel to Thames Meadow, then on the River Thames (Desborough Cut) to D'Oyly Carte Island Footbridge, then on the River Thames (below Oxford) to Thames - Wey Junction, then on the River Wey Navigation to Woodham Junction, then on the Basingstoke Canal to Blackhorse Road Winding Hole

Nearest self-operated pump-out

The nearest self-operated pump-out is here. Others are at:
Brentford Visitor Moorings — 10 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Teddington Lock Weir Exit, 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
Packet Boat Marina — 19 miles, 1 furlong and 16 locks away
Travel to Teddington Lock Weir Exit, 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 Cowley Peachey Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Slough Arm) to Packet Boat Marina
Packet Boat Marina Service Wharf — 19 miles, 1½ furlongs and 16 locks away
Travel to Teddington Lock Weir Exit, 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 Packet Boat Marina Service Wharf
 

Wikipedia has a page about Molesey Lock

Molesey Lock is a lock on the River Thames in England at East Molesey, Surrey on the right bank.

The lock was built by the City of London Corporation in 1815 and was rebuilt by the Thames Conservancy in 1906. It is the second longest on the river at 81.78 m (268 ft 4 in); it is the second lowest of the non-tidal river and third-lowest including Richmond Lock on the Tideway. Upstream of the lock are moorings for small boats, specifically skiff, paddleboard, small speedboat and open kayak hire, a tour boat pier, a kiosk and van parking space for ice cream and soft drinks. A few metres upstream is a combined side weir and front weir followed by an attached ait, Ash Island. A low backwater against the opposite bank which forms the waterside to homes sometimes called the Hampton Riviera continues to a small upper weir.

Molesey Lock is within sight of the walls of Hampton Court Palace in southwest London on the opposite bank through the arches of Hampton Court Bridge, designed by Edwin Lutyens (220 m away).

Other Wikipedia pages that might relate to Molesey Lock
[Molesey] [Teddington Lock] [Molesey Boat Club] [Molesey Regatta] [Hampton Court Bridge] [Platt's Eyot] [Moulsey Hurst] [Tagg's Island] [Hampton, London]
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Hotel & Lodging
Pub
  • The Mute Swan (Restaurant, Wine Bar)
    309 yards to the east.
  • The Albion (British Restaurant)
    319 yards to the south.
Gastropub
French Restaurant
Coffee Shop
  • Henry's Kitchen (British Restaurant, Modern European Restaurant)
    278 yards to the southeast.
Park
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Shopping District
Bar & Grill
Train Station
Italian Restaurant
City
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Travel & Transportation
Bridge
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  • Molesey Boat Club (Sports Team, Stadium, Arena & Sports Venue)
    522 yards to the northwest.
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