Linford Winding Hole

Marsh Drive, Great Linford, Milton Keynes, England, United Kingdom
 
Linford Winding Hole is a minor waterways place on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Gayton to Brentford) between Great Linford Railway Bridge No 76A (disused) (3½ furlongs to the west) and Bridge No 78B (Grand Junction Canal) (6 furlongs to the southeast).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Great Linford Railway Bridge No 76A (disused) is Linford Manor Park Visitor Mooring (48 hour mooring); 1 furlong away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Bridge No 78B (Grand Junction Canal) is Linford Footbridge No 76B; ¼ furlongs away.

Mooring here is unrated

You can wind here.

 

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 THE GRAND JUNCTION CANAL - a highway laid with water.
An account of the Grand Junction Canal, 1792 - 1928, with a postscript. By Ian Petticrew and Wendy Austin.
 The Boatmen's Institute in Brentford
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Nearest water point

Giffard Park Sanitary Station — 3¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Peartree Bridge No 88 — 3 miles, 7½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Winding Hole below Cosgrove Lock — 4 miles, 6½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Cosgrove Sanitary Station — 4 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Fenny Stratford Services — 6 miles, 1 furlong and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Willowbridge Marina — 7 miles, 7½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Soulbury Bottom Lock No 24 — 10 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Stoke Bruerne Services — 10 miles, 5 furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
The Boat Inn (Stoke Bruerne) — 11 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Rothschild Road Wharf — 13 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Leighton Linslade Services — 14 miles, 2 furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Gayton Services — 15 miles, 3 furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Northampton Branch) to Gayton Services
Slapton Wharf — 17 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 9 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction

Nearest rubbish disposal

Giffard Park Sanitary Station — 3¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Newport Pagnell Road Bridge No 76 — 4½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Cosgrove Sanitary Station — 4 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Fenny Stratford Services — 6 miles, 1 furlong and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Soulbury Middle Lock No 25 — 10 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Stoke Bruerne Services — 10 miles, 5 furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Waterside Café — 11 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Leighton Rubbish Disposal — 14 miles, 2½ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Gayton Services — 15 miles, 3 furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Northampton Branch) to Gayton Services

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Giffard Park Sanitary Station — 3¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Cosgrove Sanitary Station — 4 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Fenny Stratford Services — 6 miles, 1 furlong and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Stoke Bruerne Services — 10 miles, 5 furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Leighton Linslade Services — 14 miles, 2 furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Gayton Services — 15 miles, 3 furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Northampton Branch) to Gayton Services

Nearest place to turn

Linford Wharf Winding Hole — ½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
New Bradwell Winding Hole — 2 miles, 2½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Blue Bridge Winding Hole — 2 miles, 5½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Little Woolstone Winding Hole — 3 miles, ¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Milton Keynes Marina — 4 miles, ¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Galleon Wharf — 4 miles, ¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Winding Hole below Cosgrove Lock — 4 miles, 6½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Junction with Old Stratford Arm — 4 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Site of Bridge 1 and End of Navigation — 5 miles and 1 lock away
Travel to Junction with Old Stratford Arm, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Old Stratford Arm) to Site of Bridge 1 and End of Navigation
Thrupp Wharf Marina — 6 miles and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Fenny Stratford Basin — 6 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Water Eaton Winding Hole — 7 miles, 1 furlong and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Kingfisher Marina — 7 miles, 7 furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Winding Hole below Stoke Hammond Lock — 8 miles, 7 furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
River Tove Junction — 10 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Blisworth Tunnel Winding Hole — 11 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Old Linslade Winding Hole — 11 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Rothschild Road Wharf — 13 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Bossington Lane Winding Hole — 13 miles, 6½ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Leighton Buzzard Bridge No 114 — 14 miles, 2 furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction

Nearest self-operated pump-out

Willowbridge Marina — 7 miles, 7½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Blisworth Marina — 15 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction

Nearest boatyard pump-out

Milton Keynes Marina — 4 miles, ¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Yardley Wharf — 7 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Rothschild Road Wharf — 13 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Blisworth Marina — 15 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Grove Lock Marina — 15 miles, 5½ furlongs and 7 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Heyford Fields Marina — 19 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Norton to Gayton) to Heyford Fields Marina
 

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Information retrieved Friday 11 January 2019 at 0:46
Pub
Coffee Shop
Fast Food Restaurant
  • Burger King Newport Pagnell (Burger Restaurant)
    Junction 14-15, M1 Motorway Southbound, Newport Pagnell, MK16 8DS — 1216 yards to the northeast.
Sports & Recreation
  • Great Linford Lakes
    Parc Farm, Little Linford Lane, Milton Keynes, MK14 5AH — 573 yards to the west.
Cargo & Freight Company
  • Shipmycar
    Unit 20 Tanners Drive, Milton Keynes, MK145BN — 1080 yards to the east.
Beauty Salon
Art Gallery
  • Milton Keynes Arts Centre (Nonprofit Organization, Education)
    Parklands, Milton Keynes, MK14 5DZ — 376 yards to the southwest.
Water Park
Physical Therapist
Bar & Grill
  • The Giffard Park (Pub)
    Broadway Ave, Milton Keynes, MK14 5QN — 725 yards to the east.
Emergency Rescue Service
  • CMG RESCUE SERVICES
    M1 Northbound Services, Newport Pagnell, MK16 8DS — 1142 yards to the northeast.
Bar
  • The View - MK (Performance & Event Venue)
    Wolverton road, Milton Keynes, MK14 5AH — 565 yards to the west.
  • The Red House (Restaurant)
    1 Wolverton Road, Newport Pagnell, MK16 8BG — 1464 yards to the northeast.
Shopping Service
Chicken Joint
  • KFC
    Newport Pagnell Motorway Services, Newport Pagnell, MK16 8DS — 1196 yards to the northeast.
City
Elementary School
Event
  • The View - MK
    Wolverton Road, Great Linford, MK14 5AH — 589 yards to the northwest.
Pet Sitter
  • Tilly's PawPals (Dog Day Care Center)
    Great Linford, Milton Keynes — 1157 yards to the south.
Fishing Store
  • Waters Edge Tackle Shop (Sports & Recreation Venue, Beer Bar)
    Wolverton Road,Great Linford, Milton Keynes, MK14 5AH — 581 yards to the west.
Church
Local Business
  • Linford Manor Park
    Great Linford MK14 5DZ, Milton Keynes, MK14 5DZ — 159 yards to the south.
Residence
Hospital
  • Blakelands Hospital
    Smeaton Close, Blakelands, Milton Keynes, MK14 5HR — 946 yards to the east.
Motor Vehicle Company
  • RacingLine Performance (Automotive Parts Store)
    4 Quatro Park, Tanners Drive, Milton Keynes, MK14 5FJ — 867 yards to the east.
Gas Station
Arts & Entertainment
Hotel
  • Days Inn
    Newport Pagnell Northbound Motorway Services, Newport Pagnell — 1130 yards to the north.
  • Ramada Milton Keynes
    Jct 14-15 - M1 Northbound, Milton Keynes, MK16 8DS — 1133 yards to the north.
Region
Sports Club
  • Great Linford Tennis Club (Stadium, Arena & Sports Venue, Tennis Court)
    Playing fields, Marsh Drive, Great Linford, Milton Keynes, Milton Keynes, MK14 5HH IS NEAR — 515 yards to the southeast.
Performance & Event Venue
Caterer
  • Coldsmoking (Food Consultant, Education)
    North pavilion, MK Art Centre, Parklands, Great Linford, Milton Keynes, MK14 5DZ — 568 yards to the southwest.
  • MK Snacks 'n' Drinks
    Unit 215, Llinford Wood - Business Centre, Milton Keynes, MK14 6GD — 1038 yards to the south.
Spa
  • Enrich Beauty, Milton Keynes (Skin Care Service, Nail Salon)
    Unit 5-Great Linford House, Milton Keynes, MK14 5HA — 1008 yards to the south.
Information retrieved Wednesday 9 January 2019 at 7:22