Rufford Swing Bridge No 8

Rufford Old Hall, Liverpool Road, West Lancashire L40 1SD, United Kingdom
 
Rufford Swing Bridge No 8 is a minor waterways place on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Rufford Branch) between Rufford Old Hall (Ancient Half Timbered Manor House. National Trust Property) (2 furlongs to the southeast) and Tarleton Junction (Junction of Rufford Branch and River Douglas) (3 miles and 6¼ furlongs and 1 lock to the north).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Tarleton Junction is Spark Bridge Sanitary Station; 3¼ furlongs away.

Mooring here is unrated

There is a swing bridge here.

Rufford Lock No 75½ furlongs
Rufford Lock Footbridge5¼ furlongs
Fettlers Wharf Marina4½ furlongs
Chapel Bridge No 74¼ furlongs
Rufford Old Hall2 furlongs
Rufford Swing Bridge No 8
Spark Bridge Sanitary Station3¼ furlongs
Spark Bridge No 8A3¾ furlongs
Fearn's Swing Bridge No 91 mile, ½ furlongs
Sollom Lock1 mile, 4¾ furlongs
Strand Bridge No 101 mile, 5 furlongs
 

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Nearest water point

Spark Bridge Sanitary Station — 3¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Tarleton Junction
Burscough Bridge Wharf — 4 miles, 2½ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Burscough Bridge Wharf
Dean Locks No 90 — 10 miles, 1 furlong and 8 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Dean Locks No 90
Pottery Changeline Bridge — 13 miles, 5 furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Pottery Changeline Bridge
Wigan Bottom Lock No 87 — 13 miles, 6 furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Wigan Bottom Lock No 87
Wigan Junction — 14 miles, ¼ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Wigan Junction
Dicconson's Bridge No 17 — 14 miles, 4 furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Dicconson's Bridge No 17
Woodplumpton Road Bridge No 12 — 14 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Tarleton Junction, then on the River Douglas to Douglas Mouth, then on the River Ribble to Ribble - Savick Brook Junction, then on the Ribble Link to Ribble Link - Lancaster Canal Junction, then on the Lancaster Canal (Main Line) to Woodplumpton Road Bridge No 12
Wigan Top Lock Services — 16 miles, ¼ furlongs and 34 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Wigan Top Lock Services
Maghull Hall Swing Bridge No 12 — 16 miles, 2½ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Maghull Hall Swing Bridge No 12
Blackleach Lane Marina — 19 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Tarleton Junction, then on the River Douglas to Douglas Mouth, then on the River Ribble to Ribble - Savick Brook Junction, then on the Ribble Link to Ribble Link - Lancaster Canal Junction, then on the Lancaster Canal (Main Line) to Blackleach Lane Marina
Plank Lane Visitor Moorings — 19 miles, 4½ furlongs and 15 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Plank Lane Visitor Moorings
Swill Brook Basin — 19 miles, 6½ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Tarleton Junction, then on the River Douglas to Douglas Mouth, then on the River Ribble to Ribble - Savick Brook Junction, then on the Ribble Link to Ribble Link - Lancaster Canal Junction, then on the Lancaster Canal (Main Line) to Swill Brook Basin

Nearest rubbish disposal

Spark Bridge Sanitary Station — 3¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Tarleton Junction
Burscough Bridge Wharf — 4 miles, 2½ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Burscough Bridge Wharf
Moss Bridge No 35 — 4 miles, 4 furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Moss Bridge No 35
Wigan Bottom Lock No 87 — 13 miles, 6 furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Wigan Bottom Lock No 87
Wigan Junction — 14 miles, ¼ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Wigan Junction
Woodplumpton Road Bridge No 12 — 14 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Tarleton Junction, then on the River Douglas to Douglas Mouth, then on the River Ribble to Ribble - Savick Brook Junction, then on the Ribble Link to Ribble Link - Lancaster Canal Junction, then on the Lancaster Canal (Main Line) to Woodplumpton Road Bridge No 12
Wigan Top Lock Services — 16 miles, ¼ furlongs and 34 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Wigan Top Lock Services
Plank Lane Pump Out — 19 miles, 4 furlongs and 15 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Plank Lane Pump Out

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Spark Bridge Sanitary Station — 3¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Tarleton Junction
Burscough Bridge Wharf — 4 miles, 2½ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Burscough Bridge Wharf
Wigan Junction — 14 miles, ¼ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Wigan Junction
Woodplumpton Road Bridge No 12 — 14 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Tarleton Junction, then on the River Douglas to Douglas Mouth, then on the River Ribble to Ribble - Savick Brook Junction, then on the Ribble Link to Ribble Link - Lancaster Canal Junction, then on the Lancaster Canal (Main Line) to Woodplumpton Road Bridge No 12
Wigan Top Lock Services — 16 miles, ¼ furlongs and 34 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Wigan Top Lock Services

Nearest place to turn

Rufford Old Hall — 2 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Lathom Junction
Fettlers Wharf Marina — 4½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Lathom Junction
Marsh Meadow Winding Hole — 1 mile and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Lathom Junction
Bank Bridge Winding Hole — 2 miles, 4¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Tarleton Junction
Lathom Junction — 3 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 7 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Lathom Junction
Tarleton Boat Yard — 3 miles, 5 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Tarleton Junction
Great Score Winding Hole — 5 miles, 5½ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Great Score Winding Hole
Parbold Spur — 6 miles, 5 furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Parbold Spur
Scarisbrick Winding Hole — 8 miles, 2 furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Scarisbrick Winding Hole
Appley Bridge Winding Hole — 8 miles, 5 furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Appley Bridge Winding Hole
Halsall Warehouse Bridge Winding Hole — 9 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Halsall Warehouse Bridge Winding Hole
Winding Hole below Dean Locks — 10 miles, ½ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Winding Hole below Dean Locks
Halsall Hill Bridge Winding Hole — 10 miles, 1 furlong and 7 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Halsall Hill Bridge Winding Hole
Crooke Underground Canal — 11 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Crooke Underground Canal
Winding Hole above Lock No 8 — 12 miles, 2 furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Tarleton Junction, then on the River Douglas to Douglas Mouth, then on the River Ribble to Ribble - Savick Brook Junction, then on the Ribble Link to Winding Hole above Lock No 8
Ell Meadow Winding Hole — 12 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Ell Meadow Winding Hole
Downholland Winding Hole — 12 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Downholland Winding Hole
Ribble Link Lock No 5 Winding Hole — 13 miles, 3½ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Tarleton Junction, then on the River Douglas to Douglas Mouth, then on the River Ribble to Ribble - Savick Brook Junction, then on the Ribble Link to Ribble Link Lock No 5 Winding Hole
Jackson's Bridge Farm Winding Hole — 13 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Jackson's Bridge Farm Winding Hole
Wigan Pier Junction — 13 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Wigan Pier Junction

Nearest self-operated pump-out

Spark Bridge Sanitary Station — 3¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Tarleton Junction
Plank Lane Pump Out — 19 miles, 4 furlongs and 15 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Plank Lane Pump Out

Nearest boatyard pump-out

Scarisbrick Marina — 8 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Scarisbrick Marina
 

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Information retrieved Thursday 20 June 2019 at 5:11
Pub
Gastropub
Sports & Recreation
  • AirView (Photographer)
    95a causeway lane, Rufford, L40 1SL — 1565 yards to the south.
Cargo & Freight Company
Tea Room
Education
  • CD Music Academy
    134 Liverpool Road, Rufford, Ormskirk, L40 1SB — 868 yards to the south.
DJ
  • Andy Summers
    44 Cousins Lane, Rufford, L40 1TN — 1458 yards to the southwest.
Religious Organization
Bed and Breakfast
Veterinarian
  • Rufford Veterinary Group
    9 Holly Lane, 127 Wennington Road and 63a Church Road., L40 1SH PR9 7AH PR4 6UQ — 1061 yards to the south.
Train Station
  • Rufford railway station (Landmark & Historical Place, Transit Stop)
    Ormskirk, L40 1TB — 959 yards to the southeast.
Driving School
Bakery
Landmark & Historical Place
Restaurant
  • Tastebuds at the Wharf (Coffee Shop)
    Fettlers Wharf Marina, Station Road, Rufford, L401TB — 939 yards to the southeast.
Medical Supply Store
  • Rufford Pharmacy
    124 Liverpool Road, Ormskirk, L40 1SB — 900 yards to the south.
Bridal Shop
Arts & Crafts Store
Community Organization
Home Improvement
Fishing Spot
Harbor
Neighborhood
Local Service
Community Center
Tree Cutting Service
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Information retrieved Friday 21 June 2019 at 4:22