Hardings Wood Junction

Junction of Trent and Mersey Canal and Hall Green Branch
Hardingswood Road, Hardings Wood, Kidsgrove, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
 
Hardings Wood Junction is a major waterways place at the junction of the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) with the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Harding's Wood to Middlewich) and the Trent and Mersey Canal (Hall Green Branch).
 
Junction with Burslem Branch Canal (disused) is on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood), 4 miles and 2¼ furlongs to the southeast. Wharf Bridge No 154 (Wheelock ) is on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Harding's Wood to Middlewich), 6 miles and 7 furlongs and 26 locks to the west. Red Bull Aqueduct is on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Hall Green Branch), 1 mile to the northwest.
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Junction with Burslem Branch Canal (disused) is Hardings Wood Railway Bridge; ½ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Wharf Bridge No 154 is Red Bull Top Lock No 41 (Locks from here to Wheelock Bottom Lock are duplicated except where noted); ½ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Red Bull Aqueduct is Harding's Wood Junction Footbridge; a few yards away.

Mooring here is unrated

You can wind here.

 

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A visit to Thurlwood from Scribblings from the Mintball posted Thursday the 26th of April, 1979
Hello Bosley from Scribblings from the Mintball posted Tuesday the 24th of April, 1979
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Nearest water point

Harecastle Tunnel (North end) — 2¾ furlongs away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) in the direction of Etruria Junction
Red Bull Services — 5 furlongs and 3 locks away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Harding's Wood to Middlewich) in the direction of Middlewich Junction
Hall Green Stop Lock — 1 mile, 4 furlongs away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Hall Green Branch) in the direction of Hall Green Stop Lock On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) in the direction of Etruria Junction
Etruria Services — 5 miles, 5¼ furlongs away
Travel to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Caldon Branch - Main Line to Froghall) to Etruria Services
Stoke Bottom Lock No 36 — 6 miles, 2½ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Great Haywood to Etruria) to Stoke Bottom Lock No 36
Buxton Road Bridge No 68 — 6 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Buxton Road Bridge No 68
Wheelock Wharf — 6 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 26 locks away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Harding's Wood to Middlewich) in the direction of Middlewich Junction
Bosley Top Lock No 1 — 10 miles, 4 furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Bosley Top Lock No 1
Locketts Bridge No 53 — 10 miles, 5 furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Locketts Bridge No 53
Middlewich Junction — 12 miles, 6½ furlongs and 31 locks away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Harding's Wood to Middlewich) in the direction of Middlewich Junction
Middlewich Town Wharf — 13 miles, 1½ furlongs and 34 locks away
Travel to Middlewich Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Middlewich Town Wharf
Middlewich Big Lock No 75 — 13 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 34 locks away
Travel to Middlewich Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Middlewich Big Lock No 75
Park Lane Bridge No 31 — 14 miles, 1½ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Caldon Branch - Main Line to Froghall) to Park Lane Bridge No 31
Stone Services — 14 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Great Haywood to Etruria) to Stone Services
Stafford Road Bridge No 93 — 14 miles, 6½ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Great Haywood to Etruria) to Stafford Road Bridge No 93
Swettenham Street Maintenance Yard — 15 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Swettenham Street Maintenance Yard
Aston Marina (Entrance) — 16 miles, 3 furlongs and 15 locks away
Travel to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Great Haywood to Etruria) to Aston Marina (Entrance)
Billinge Green Flash — 17 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 35 locks away
Travel to Middlewich Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Billinge Green Flash
Orchard Marina — 18 miles, 1 furlong and 35 locks away
Travel to Middlewich Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Orchard Marina

Nearest rubbish disposal

Harecastle Tunnel (North end) — 2¾ furlongs away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) in the direction of Etruria Junction
Red Bull Services — 5 furlongs and 3 locks away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Harding's Wood to Middlewich) in the direction of Middlewich Junction
Etruria Services — 5 miles, 5¼ furlongs away
Travel to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Caldon Branch - Main Line to Froghall) to Etruria Services
Planet Lock No 3 — 6 miles, 2½ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Caldon Branch - Main Line to Froghall) to Planet Lock No 3
Wheelock Wharf — 6 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 26 locks away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Harding's Wood to Middlewich) in the direction of Middlewich Junction
Bosley Top Lock No 1 — 10 miles, 4 furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Bosley Top Lock No 1
Middlewich Household Rubbish and Recycling Centre — 13 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 35 locks away
Travel to Middlewich Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Middlewich Household Rubbish and Recycling Centre
Park Lane Bridge No 31 — 14 miles, 1½ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Caldon Branch - Main Line to Froghall) to Park Lane Bridge No 31
Stone Services — 14 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Great Haywood to Etruria) to Stone Services
Aston Marina (Entrance) — 16 miles, 3 furlongs and 15 locks away
Travel to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Great Haywood to Etruria) to Aston Marina (Entrance)
Billinge Green Flash — 17 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 35 locks away
Travel to Middlewich Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Billinge Green Flash

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Harecastle Tunnel (North end) — 2¾ furlongs away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) in the direction of Etruria Junction
Red Bull Services — 5 furlongs and 3 locks away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Harding's Wood to Middlewich) in the direction of Middlewich Junction
Westport Lake Services — 3 miles, 1 furlong away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) in the direction of Etruria Junction
Etruria Services — 5 miles, 5¼ furlongs away
Travel to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Caldon Branch - Main Line to Froghall) to Etruria Services
Wheelock Wharf — 6 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 26 locks away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Harding's Wood to Middlewich) in the direction of Middlewich Junction
Bosley Top Lock No 1 — 10 miles, 4 furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Bosley Top Lock No 1
Park Lane Bridge No 31 — 14 miles, 1½ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Caldon Branch - Main Line to Froghall) to Park Lane Bridge No 31
Stone Services — 14 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Great Haywood to Etruria) to Stone Services
Swettenham Wharf — 15 miles, 3½ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Swettenham Wharf
Aston Marina (Entrance) — 16 miles, 3 furlongs and 15 locks away
Travel to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Great Haywood to Etruria) to Aston Marina (Entrance)
Billinge Green Flash — 17 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 35 locks away
Travel to Middlewich Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Billinge Green Flash
Bollington Wharf — 18 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Bollington Wharf

Nearest place to turn

Pipers Bridge Arm — 6 furlongs away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Hall Green Branch) in the direction of Hall Green Stop Lock
Winding Hole below Red Bull Bottom Lock — 1 mile, 1 furlong and 6 locks away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Harding's Wood to Middlewich) in the direction of Middlewich Junction
Winding Hole below Halls Lock — 1 mile, 7½ furlongs and 9 locks away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Harding's Wood to Middlewich) in the direction of Middlewich Junction On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) in the direction of Etruria Junction
Snapes Winding Hole — 2 miles, 1½ furlongs and 12 locks away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Harding's Wood to Middlewich) in the direction of Middlewich Junction
Heritage Narrowboats — 2 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Heritage Narrowboats
Ramsdell Hall — 2 miles, 4 furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Ramsdell Hall
Thurlwood Winding Hole — 2 miles, 7½ furlongs and 12 locks away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Harding's Wood to Middlewich) in the direction of Middlewich Junction
Middleport Winding Hole — 3 miles, 4½ furlongs away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) in the direction of Etruria Junction
Oak Farm Winding Hole — 3 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Oak Farm Winding Hole
Chellshill Winding Hole — 3 miles, 7 furlongs and 14 locks away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Harding's Wood to Middlewich) in the direction of Middlewich Junction
Burslem Branch Winding Hole — 4 miles, 2¾ furlongs away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) in the direction of Etruria Junction
Pierpoint Winding Hole — 4 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 15 locks away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Harding's Wood to Middlewich) in the direction of Middlewich Junction
Falmouth Road Winding Hole — 4 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Falmouth Road Winding Hole
Congleton Wharf — 4 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Congleton Wharf
Winding Hole above Hassall Green Bottom Lock — 4 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 17 locks away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Harding's Wood to Middlewich) in the direction of Middlewich Junction
Congleton Winding Hole — 5 miles, ¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Congleton Winding Hole
Toby Carvery Festival Park — 5 miles, 2¼ furlongs away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) in the direction of Etruria Junction
Festival Park Marina — 5 miles, 2½ furlongs away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) in the direction of Etruria Junction
Etruria Junction — 5 miles, 4¾ furlongs away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) in the direction of Etruria Junction

Nearest self-operated pump-out

Red Bull Services — 5 furlongs and 3 locks away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Harding's Wood to Middlewich) in the direction of Middlewich Junction
Etruria Services — 5 miles, 5¼ furlongs away
Travel to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Caldon Branch - Main Line to Froghall) to Etruria Services
Aston Marina (Entrance) — 16 miles, 3 furlongs and 15 locks away
Travel to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Great Haywood to Etruria) to Aston Marina (Entrance)

Nearest boatyard pump-out

Longport Wharf — 3 miles, 4 furlongs away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) in the direction of Etruria Junction
Festival Park Marina — 5 miles, 2½ furlongs away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) in the direction of Etruria Junction
Andersen Boats Wharf — 13 miles, ¾ furlongs and 34 locks away
Travel to Middlewich Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Andersen Boats Wharf
Stone Boat Building Chandlery — 14 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Great Haywood to Etruria) to Stone Boat Building Chandlery
Stone Wharf — 14 miles, 5 furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Great Haywood to Etruria) to Stone Wharf
Swettenham Wharf — 15 miles, 3½ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Swettenham Wharf
Aston Marina (Entrance) — 16 miles, 3 furlongs and 15 locks away
Travel to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Great Haywood to Etruria) to Aston Marina (Entrance)
Kerridge Dry Dock — 18 miles and 13 locks away
Travel to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Kerridge Dry Dock
Bollington Wharf — 18 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Bollington Wharf
Aqueduct Marina — 19 miles, 6 furlongs and 33 locks away
Travel to Middlewich Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Wardle Lock Branch) to Wardle Lock No 4, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Middlewich Branch) to Aqueduct Marina
 

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Hardings Wood Junction (grid reference SJ834546) is a canal junction near Kidsgrove, Staffordshire, England and the point at which the Macclesfield Canal (or, historically, the Hall Green Branch) joins the Trent and Mersey Canal. It opened in 1831.

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