Faulkes Circular Winding Hole

Faulkes Bridge, North West Leicestershire DE12 7DD, United Kingdom
 
Faulkes Circular Winding Hole is a minor waterways place on the Ashby Canal (Main Line) between Ashby Canal Current Head of Navigation (Just beyond Faulkes circular winding hole) (a few yards to the northeast) and Snarestone Tunnel (South end) (Snarestone village is over the top of the tunnel) (4½ furlongs to the southwest).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Snarestone Tunnel (South end) is Faulkes Bridge No 62; a few yards away.

Mooring here is impossible (it may be physically impossible, forbidden, or allowed only for specific short-term purposes) .

You may be able to wind here, but it is not a full-length winding hole, being only suitable for boats up to 52 feet long.

 
The view from the 2015 Head of Navigation, with Faulkes Bridge No 62 in the background
Copyright: Simply Messing
Taken: 13 May 2016

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Nearest water point

Snarestone Services — 1½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Marston Junction
Bosworth Marina & Wharf Winding Hole — 6 miles, 5 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Marston Junction
Bosworth Wharf Bridge No 42 — 6 miles, 5½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Marston Junction
Sutton Cheney Wharf — 10 miles, 2 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Marston Junction
Trinity Marina — 15 miles, 4½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Marston Junction
Limekiln Bridge No 15 — 16 miles, 4¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Marston Junction

Nearest rubbish disposal

Snarestone Services — 1½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Marston Junction
Bosworth Marina & Wharf Winding Hole — 6 miles, 5 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Marston Junction
Sutton Cheney Wharf — 10 miles, 2 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Marston Junction
Stoke Golding Wharf — 12 miles, 6¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Marston Junction
Trinity Marina — 15 miles, 4½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Marston Junction

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Snarestone Services — 1½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Marston Junction
Bosworth Marina & Wharf Winding Hole — 6 miles, 5 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Marston Junction
Sutton Cheney Wharf — 10 miles, 2 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Marston Junction
Trinity Marina — 15 miles, 4½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Marston Junction

Nearest place to turn

Turnover Bridge Winding Hole — 1¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Marston Junction
Measham Wharf Branch Junction — 1 mile, 6 furlongs away
Travel to Ashby Canal Current Head of Navigation, then on the Ashby Canal (unrestored) to Measham Wharf Branch Junction
Site of Proposed Measham Wharf — 2 miles, 1 furlong away
Travel to Ashby Canal Current Head of Navigation, then on the Ashby Canal (unrestored) to Measham Wharf Branch Junction, then on the Ashby Canal (Measham Wharf Branch, unrestored) to Site of Proposed Measham Wharf
Town Bridge No 53 — 3 miles away
On this waterway in the direction of Marston Junction
Bath Yard Basin — 5 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Ashby Canal Current Head of Navigation, then on the Ashby Canal (unrestored) to Brooks Close Terminus, then on the Ashby Canal (restored but unconnected) to Bath Yard Basin
Carlton Bridge Winding Hole — 5 miles, 5½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Marston Junction
Bosworth Marina & Wharf Winding Hole — 6 miles, 5 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Marston Junction
Jacksons Bridge No 41 — 6 miles, 7¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Marston Junction
Shenton Bend — 8 miles, 6¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Marston Junction
Sutton Cheney Wharf — 10 miles, 2 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Marston Junction
Basin Bridge No 22 — 13 miles, 4 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Marston Junction
Trinity Marina — 15 miles, 4½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Marston Junction
Hinckley Wharf Arm Junction — 15 miles, 7¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Marston Junction

Nearest self-operated pump-out

Bosworth Marina & Wharf Winding Hole — 6 miles, 5 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Marston Junction
Trinity Marina — 15 miles, 4½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Marston Junction

Nearest boatyard pump-out

Trinity Marina — 15 miles, 4½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Marston Junction
 

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Information retrieved Sunday 16 June 2019 at 21:49
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Market
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    Bosworth Measham, Measham, DE127HA — 1020 yards to the northwest.
In-Home Service
Bed and Breakfast
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Vintage Store
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Farm
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Bar
Hotel
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HealthBeauty
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Automotive Shipping Service
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Information retrieved Sunday 9 June 2019 at 20:51