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)
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
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
Litherland Bridge No 2J — 13 miles, 2¾ 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 Litherland Bridge No 2J
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
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

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
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
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

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
Litherland Bridge No 2J — 13 miles, 2¾ 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 Litherland Bridge No 2J
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
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

Nearest place to turn

Ellesmere Port Junction — ½ furlongs away
On the Shropshire Union Canal (Wirral Line - Main Line) in the direction of Ellesmere Port Junction
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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)
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
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
Litherland Winding Hole — 14 miles 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 Litherland 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

Nearest self-operated pump-out

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
Litherland Bridge No 2J — 13 miles, 2¾ 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 Litherland Bridge No 2J
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 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
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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Pub
British Restaurant
AdvertisingMarketing
Commercial & Industrial
  • Pionner Park
    Ellesmere Port, CH66 1 — 1588 yards to the west.
Business Service
Hair Salon
Sports & Recreation
Charity Organization
  • Canal & River Trust
    Boat Museum, South Pier Rd, Ellesmere Port, CH65 4 — 255 yards to the southeast.
Beauty Salon
  • Trans-Pose
    Ellesmere Port, CH65 4 — 562 yards to the south.
Indian Restaurant
  • Taj Of Agra Fort
    3-7 Cambridge Road, Ellesmere Port, CH65 4AE — 1157 yards to the south.
Art
Shopping & Retail
  • Charleys Ceramics (Party Entertainment Service)
    7B Craft Workshop, South Pier Rd, Ellesmere Port, CH65 4FW — 154 yards to the southeast.
Bar
Wedding Planning Service
Department Store
  • Argos
    The Port Arcades Shopping Centre, Ellesmere Port, CH65 0AP — 1550 yards to the south.
Train Station
Driving School
City
  • Ellesmere Port (Geo Entity)
    Ellesmere Port — 1514 yards to the south.
Photographer
  • LSL Studios, Ellesmere Port
    The White Room, Whitby Hall, Stanney Lane, Ellesmere Port, CH65 4 — 180 yards to the south.
  • Sara Crosland Photography (ProductService, Business Service)
    31 Raddle Wharf, Dock Street, Ellesmere Port, CH65 4FY — 141 yards to the southwest.
Restaurant
Home Window Service
Nail Salon
  • Eden Beauty (Skin Care Service, Makeup Artist)
    14 Raddle wharf, Ellesmere Port, CH65 4FY — 172 yards to the southwest.
  • Davina Nails & Spa
    63 Whitby Rd, Ellesmere Port, CH65 8AB — 1299 yards to the south.
Car Dealership
  • Lookers Plc (Automotive Repair Shop)
    Rossmore Road East, Ellesmere Port, CH653 — 1437 yards to the west.
Local Business
Arts & Crafts Store
  • Crafters Corner
    16 Raddle Wharf, Ellesmere Port, CH65 4FY — 203 yards to the southwest.
Harbor
  • North Quay
    Ellesmere Port, Merseyside CH65 2JF, Ellesmere Port, CH65 2JF — 394 yards to the northwest.
School
Hotel
Fire Protection Service
  • FBUCheshire (Political Organization)
    The Lighthouse, Lower Mersey Street, Ellesmere Port, CH65 2AL — 59 yards to the north.
Sports & Recreation Venue
Canal
Local Service
Medical Center
Sports Club
  • BSAC - British Sub-Aqua Club (Scuba Diving Center, Nonprofit Organization)
    Telford's Quay, South Pier Road, Ellesmere Port, CH65 4FL — 54 yards to the east.
Cafe
Museum
  • National Waterways Museum (Landmark & Historical Place, Travel & Transportation)
    South Pier Road, Ellesmere Port, CH65 4FW — 272 yards to the southeast.
GymPhysical Fitness Center
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