Ellesmere Port Lower Basin

Access to the Manchester Ship Canal
 
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

The Boat Museum — 1¼ 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
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, 6¼ 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

The Boat Museum — 1¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
On the Shropshire Union Canal (Wirral Line - Main Line) in the direction of River Dee Branch Junction
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, 6¼ 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

The Boat Museum — 1¼ 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
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, 6¼ 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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Women's Clothing Store
  • Select Fashions
    35 Mercer Walk, Chester, CH65 0 — 1552 yards to the south.
Landscape Company
  • Paving Traders (Building Material Store)
    Meadow Lane, Ellesmere Port, CH65 4EA — 773 yards to the south.
Business Service
Hair Salon
Fast Food Restaurant
Financial Service
  • TOTAL RECLAIM (Business Service)
    HEAD OFFICE, Pioneer House, North Road,, Ellesmere Port, CH65 1AD — 808 yards to the west.
Beauty Salon
Education
Art Gallery
  • Rsjsj
    sejhsrtt, Ellesmere Port — 1514 yards to the south.
Home Security Company
  • T S Security solutions (Defense Company, Information Technology Company)
    1 Oak Street, Ellesmere Port, CH65 2AS — 334 yards to the west.
Shopping & Retail
  • Charleys Ceramics (Party Entertainment Service)
    7B Craft Workshop, South Pier Rd, Ellesmere Port, CH65 4FW — 154 yards to the southeast.
Cosmetics Store
  • Superdrug Stores
    7A Rivington Road, Ellesmere Port, CH65 0AW — 1541 yards to the south.
Home Decor
  • Walmsley's
    Ellesmere Port, CH34 9 — 1589 yards to the south.
Insurance Company
Pet Store
Business Consultant
Bed and Breakfast
  • Heath Lodge
    87-89 Heathfield Rd, Ellesmere Port, CH65 8DH — 1416 yards to the southwest.
Department Store
  • Tj Hughes
    2 Mercer Walk, Ellesmere Port, CH65 0AP — 1521 yards to the south.
Optometrist
Music Production Studio
  • Whitby Studios (Business Service)
    30 Whitby Rd, Ellesmere Port, CH65 8AE — 1216 yards to the south.
Fireplace Store
  • Fireplace Store Online (Heating, Ventilating & Air Conditioning Service)
    Unit 2 Canal Bridge Enterprise Centre Meadow Lane, Ellesmere Port, CH65 4EH — 868 yards to the southeast.
Accountant
  • Taylor Roberts (Tax Preparation Service)
    5b Rossmore Business Village, Inward Way, Ellesmere Port, CH65 3EY — 769 yards to the west.
City
Event
Restaurant
African Restaurant
  • Jabula
    1 South Pier Rd, Ellesmere Port, CH65 4FW — 139 yards to the east.
Local Business
Property Management Company
  • Property Wealthy (Real Estate Agent)
    Fairfield House, 104 Whitby Road, Ellesmere Port, Chester, CH65 0AB — 1524 yards to the southwest.
Arts & Crafts Store
  • Crafters Corner
    16 Raddle Wharf, Ellesmere Port, CH65 4FY — 203 yards to the southwest.
Computer Repair Service
Printing Service
  • Mersey Signs (Advertising Agency, Business Service)
    Rosscliffe Rd Unit 24, Ellesmere Port, CH65 3AS — 1495 yards to the west.
Organization
  • Endeavour
    55 Whitby Rd, Ellesmere Port, CH65 8AB — 1289 yards to the south.
Skin Care Service
Local Service
  • Tyres 2 Go
    30 Dock St, Ellesmere Port, CH65 4DH — 207 yards to the southwest.
Convenience Store
  • Utility Store
    7 Victoria Rd, Ellesmere Port — 1254 yards to the south.
Sports Club
  • BSAC - British Sub-Aqua Club (Scuba Diving Center, Nonprofit Organization)
    Telford's Quay, South Pier Road, Ellesmere Port, CH65 4FL — 36 yards to the east.
Museum
  • National Waterways Museum (Landmark & Historical Place, Travel & Transportation)
    South Pier Road, Ellesmere Port, CH65 4FW — 272 yards to the southeast.
Bank
  • Natwest
    86 Whitby Rd, CH65 0AT — 1451 yards to the south.
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