Ellesmere Port Lower Basin

Access to the Manchester Ship Canal
Holiday Inn Ellesmere Port, Lower Mersey Street, Ellesmere Port CH65 2AL, United Kingdom
 
Ellesmere Port Lower Basin is a minor waterways place at the junction of the Shropshire Union Canal (Wirral Line - Main Line) with the Shropshire Union Canal (Wirral Line - Ellesmere Port Ship Route).
 
Ellesmere Port Upper Basin is on the Shropshire Union Canal (Wirral Line - Main Line), ½ furlongs and 1 lock to the southeast. Ellesmere Port Junction (Junction of Shropshire Union and Manchester Ship Canals) is on the Manchester Ship Canal (Main Line), ½ furlongs to the northeast. Ellesmere Port Upper Basin is on the Shropshire Union Canal (Wirral Line - Main Line), 4 furlongs and 1 lock to the southeast.
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Ellesmere Port Upper Basin is Ellesmere Port Bottom Lock Bridge (Crosses over the centre of the lock); ¼ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Ellesmere Port Upper Basin is Ellesmere Port Large Swing Bridge; 1¼ furlongs away.

Mooring here is unrated

You can wind here.

 
The basin is in nice condition but sadly under-used.
Copyright: Charles Lyne
Taken: 23 October 2011

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Nearest water point

Salthouse Dock — 8 miles, ¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (Main Line) to Mersey - Ship Canal Junction, then on the River Mersey (Tidal Section) to Mersey - South Docks Junction, then on the Liverpool South Docks to Salthouse Dock
Taylor's Boatyard Drydock — 8 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to River Dee Branch Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal - Bunbury to Chester) to Taylor's Boatyard Drydock
C&RT Water Point (Chester) — 9 miles, 5½ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to River Dee Branch Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal - Bunbury to Chester) to C&RT Water Point (Chester)
Water Point (Christleton) — 11 miles and 11 locks away
Travel to River Dee Branch Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal - Bunbury to Chester) to Water Point (Christleton)
Quarry Bridge No 121 — 11 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to River Dee Branch Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal - Bunbury to Chester) to Quarry Bridge No 121
Acton Swing Bridge — 15 miles and 2 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (Main Line) to Weaver Mouth, then on the River Weaver (Weston Marsh Lock Line) to Head of Weston Marsh Side Lock, then on the River Weaver (main line) to Acton Swing Bridge
Tattenhall Marina — 16 miles, 2½ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to River Dee Branch Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal - Bunbury to Chester) to Tattenhall Marina
Anderton Services — 19 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (Main Line) to Weaver Mouth, then on the River Weaver (Weston Marsh Lock Line) to Head of Weston Marsh Side Lock, then on the River Weaver (main line) to Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver), then on the Anderton Lift to Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey), then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Anderton Services

Nearest rubbish disposal

St Martin's Way Bridge No 123L — 8 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to River Dee Branch Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal - Bunbury to Chester) to St Martin's Way Bridge No 123L
Tattenhall Marina — 16 miles, 2½ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to River Dee Branch Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal - Bunbury to Chester) to Tattenhall Marina
Anderton Services — 19 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (Main Line) to Weaver Mouth, then on the River Weaver (Weston Marsh Lock Line) to Head of Weston Marsh Side Lock, then on the River Weaver (main line) to Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver), then on the Anderton Lift to Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey), then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Anderton Services

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Salthouse Dock — 8 miles, ¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (Main Line) to Mersey - Ship Canal Junction, then on the River Mersey (Tidal Section) to Mersey - South Docks Junction, then on the Liverpool South Docks to Salthouse Dock
Dee Branch Top Lock Footbridge — 8 miles, 3½ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to River Dee Branch Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Dee Branch) to Dee Branch Top Lock Footbridge
Hoole Lane Lock No 40 — 9 miles, 5 furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to River Dee Branch Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal - Bunbury to Chester) to Hoole Lane Lock No 40
Tattenhall Marina — 16 miles, 2½ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to River Dee Branch Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal - Bunbury to Chester) to Tattenhall Marina
Anderton Services — 19 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (Main Line) to Weaver Mouth, then on the River Weaver (Weston Marsh Lock Line) to Head of Weston Marsh Side Lock, then on the River Weaver (main line) to Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver), then on the Anderton Lift to Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey), then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Anderton Services

Nearest place to turn

Ellesmere Port Upper Basin — ½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Shropshire Union Canal (Wirral Line - Main Line) in the direction of River Dee Branch Junction
Ellesmere Port Junction — ½ furlongs away
On the Shropshire Union Canal (Wirral Line - Main Line) in the direction of Ellesmere Port Junction
Winding Hole above Ellesmere Port Locks — 1½ furlongs and 3 locks away
On the Shropshire Union Canal (Wirral Line - Main Line) in the direction of River Dee Branch Junction
Stanlow Winding Hole — 5½ furlongs and 3 locks away
On the Shropshire Union Canal (Wirral Line - Main Line) in the direction of River Dee Branch Junction
Stanney Mill Bridge No 141 — 2 miles, ¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
On the Shropshire Union Canal (Wirral Line - Main Line) in the direction of River Dee Branch Junction
Backford Bridge Winding Hole — 5 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On the Shropshire Union Canal (Wirral Line - Main Line) in the direction of River Dee Branch Junction
Salthouse Dock — 8 miles, ¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (Main Line) to Mersey - Ship Canal Junction, then on the River Mersey (Tidal Section) to Mersey - South Docks Junction, then on the Liverpool South Docks to Salthouse Dock
River Dee Branch Junction — 8 miles, 3½ furlongs and 3 locks away
On the Shropshire Union Canal (Wirral Line - Main Line) in the direction of River Dee Branch Junction
Tower Wharf Visitor Moorings — 8 miles, 4 furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to River Dee Branch Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal - Bunbury to Chester) to Tower Wharf Visitor Moorings
River Dee Junction — 8 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to River Dee Branch Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Dee Branch) to River Dee Junction
Cow Lane Bridge Winding Hole — 9 miles, ¼ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to River Dee Branch Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal - Bunbury to Chester) to Cow Lane Bridge Winding Hole
Waterloo Bridge (Runcorn) — 9 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (Main Line) to Weaver Mouth, then on the River Weaver (Weston Marsh Lock Line) to Head of Weston Marsh Side Lock, then on the River Weaver (main line) to Delamere Dock Entrance, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (Main Line) to Bridgewater Canal Junction (closed), then on the Bridgewater Canal (Runcorn Locks Branch) to Waterloo Bridge (Runcorn)
Stanley Dock — 9 miles, 3½ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (Main Line) to Mersey - Ship Canal Junction, then on the River Mersey (Tidal Section) to Mersey - South Docks Junction, then on the Liverpool South Docks to Salthouse Dock, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Liverpool Link) to Stanley Dock
Stanley Dock Cut Junction — 9 miles, 5½ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (Main Line) to Mersey - Ship Canal Junction, then on the River Mersey (Tidal Section) to Mersey - South Docks Junction, then on the Liverpool South Docks to Salthouse Dock, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Liverpool Link) to Stanley Dock, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Stanley Dock Branch) to Stanley Dock Cut Junction
Victoria Arm Junction — 9 miles, 5½ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (Main Line) to Weaver Mouth, then on the River Weaver (Weston Marsh Lock Line) to Head of Weston Marsh Side Lock, then on the River Weaver (main line) to Delamere Dock Entrance, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (Main Line) to Bridgewater Canal Junction (closed), then on the Bridgewater Canal (Runcorn Locks Branch) to Waterloo Bridge (Runcorn), then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Victoria Arm Junction
Liverpool — 10 miles, 1½ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (Main Line) to Mersey - Ship Canal Junction, then on the River Mersey (Tidal Section) to Mersey - South Docks Junction, then on the Liverpool South Docks to Salthouse Dock, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Liverpool Link) to Stanley Dock, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Stanley Dock Branch) to Stanley Dock Cut Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Liverpool
Quarry Bridge Winding Hole — 11 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to River Dee Branch Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal - Bunbury to Chester) to Quarry Bridge Winding Hole
Bootle Winding Hole — 12 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (Main Line) to Mersey - Ship Canal Junction, then on the River Mersey (Tidal Section) to Mersey - South Docks Junction, then on the Liverpool South Docks to Salthouse Dock, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Liverpool Link) to Stanley Dock, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Stanley Dock Branch) to Stanley Dock Cut Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Bootle Winding Hole
Egg Bridge No 119 — 12 miles, 5 furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to River Dee Branch Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal - Bunbury to Chester) to Egg Bridge No 119
Preston Brook Marina — 13 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (Main Line) to Weaver Mouth, then on the River Weaver (Weston Marsh Lock Line) to Head of Weston Marsh Side Lock, then on the River Weaver (main line) to Delamere Dock Entrance, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (Main Line) to Bridgewater Canal Junction (closed), then on the Bridgewater Canal (Runcorn Locks Branch) to Waterloo Bridge (Runcorn), then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Preston Brook Marina

Nearest boatyard pump-out

Salthouse Dock — 8 miles, ¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (Main Line) to Mersey - Ship Canal Junction, then on the River Mersey (Tidal Section) to Mersey - South Docks Junction, then on the Liverpool South Docks to Salthouse Dock
Claymoore Canal Holidays — 14 miles, ¼ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (Main Line) to Weaver Mouth, then on the River Weaver (Weston Marsh Lock Line) to Head of Weston Marsh Side Lock, then on the River Weaver (main line) to Delamere Dock Entrance, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (Main Line) to Bridgewater Canal Junction (closed), then on the Bridgewater Canal (Runcorn Locks Branch) to Waterloo Bridge (Runcorn), then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Preston Brook - Waters Meeting, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Preston Brook Branch) to Claymoore Canal Holidays
Golden Nook Farm Moorings — 14 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to River Dee Branch Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal - Bunbury to Chester) to Golden Nook Farm Moorings
Tattenhall Marina — 16 miles, 2½ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to River Dee Branch Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal - Bunbury to Chester) to Tattenhall Marina
Bartington Wharf — 17 miles, 6 furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (Main Line) to Weaver Mouth, then on the River Weaver (Weston Marsh Lock Line) to Head of Weston Marsh Side Lock, then on the River Weaver (main line) to Delamere Dock Entrance, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (Main Line) to Bridgewater Canal Junction (closed), then on the Bridgewater Canal (Runcorn Locks Branch) to Waterloo Bridge (Runcorn), then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Preston Brook - Waters Meeting, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Preston Brook Branch) to Preston Brook, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Bartington Wharf
Beeston Castle Wharf — 19 miles, 6½ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to River Dee Branch Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal - Bunbury to Chester) to Beeston Castle Wharf
 

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Landscape Company
AdvertisingMarketing
Sports Event
Hair Salon
  • Hair By Chantelle
    Raddle wharf, dock street, Ellesmere Port, 07399548426 — 229 yards to the southwest.
Fast Food Restaurant
Kennel
Beauty Supply Store
  • Jays Extensions (Beauty, Cosmetic & Personal Care)
    5D Whetstone hey Ellesmere Port CH66 3PG, Ellesmere Port, CH663PG — 1514 yards to the south.
Beauty Salon
Education
Agricultural Cooperative
  • World Wide Sires - UK (Farm)
    Unit 29 Evans Business Centre, North Road, Ellesmere Port, CH65 1AE — 1335 yards to the west.
Art
Shopping & Retail
  • Charleys Ceramics (Party Entertainment Service)
    7B Craft Workshop, South Pier Rd, Ellesmere Port, CH65 4FW — 154 yards to the southeast.
Design & Fashion
  • Miss Attire (Women's Clothing Store)
    Ellesmere Port — 1075 yards to the south.
Furniture Store
  • Abode Interiors
    69 Whitby Road, Ellesmere Port, CH65 8AB — 1368 yards to the south.
ProductService
  • ADPriceMetalcraft
    The Forge,The National Waterways Museum,South Pier Road,, Ellesmere Port, CH65 4FW — 191 yards to the southeast.
Wedding Planning Service
British Restaurant
Beauty, Cosmetic & Personal Care
  • NAILEDit
    Ellesmere Port — 1514 yards to the south.
  • Jasmina_Hairdressing
    52 Whitby Road CH658AE, Ellesmere Port, 65 — 1296 yards to the south.
City
Restaurant
  • Green Oak Farm - Farmhouse Inns
    Rossmore Road East, Ellesmere Port, CH65 3BR — 1502 yards to the west.
  • Star Kebab (Food Delivery Service)
    40 Whitby Road, Ellesmere Port, CH65 8AE — 1236 yards to the south.
Nail Salon
  • Eden Beauty (Skin Care Service, Makeup Artist)
    14 Raddle wharf, Ellesmere Port, CH65 4FY — 172 yards to the southwest.
Automotive Repair Shop
  • T&MP Autos (Electronics Store)
    Ellesmere Port — 1524 yards to the west.
Automotive, Aircraft & Boat
  • Wreck-N-Mend
    Wirral, Birkenhead, CH46 — 1502 yards to the west.
Motor Vehicle Company
  • Digital Tuning Solutions
    Unit 7 Terrace Factory, Ellesmere Port, CH65 3BS — 1519 yards to the southwest.
  • E S Hartley Limited
    Kendal, Cumbria LA8 9PY & Ellsemere Port, Cheshire CH65 3DD, Ellesmere Port, CH65 3DD — 1526 yards to the west.
Candy Store
  • Candy treats (Party Supply & Rental Shop)
    Ellesmere Port — 1382 yards to the southwest.
Local Business
Hotel
Contractor
Fire Protection Service
  • FBUCheshire (Political Organization)
    The Lighthouse, Lower Mersey Street, Ellesmere Port, CH65 2AL — 50 yards to the northeast.
Sports Club
  • BSAC - British Sub-Aqua Club (Scuba Diving Center, Nonprofit Organization)
    Telford's Quay, South Pier Road, Ellesmere Port, CH65 4FL — 47 yards to the east.
Marketing Agency
  • Adbirt
    London — 1508 yards to the west.
Museum
  • National Waterways Museum (Landmark & Historical Place, Travel & Transportation)
    South Pier Road, Ellesmere Port, CH65 4FW — 272 yards to the southeast.
GymPhysical Fitness Center
Spa
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