Dicconson's Bridge No 17

Pilling Lane, Sefton L31 4HG, United Kingdom
 
Dicconson's Bridge No 17 is a minor waterways place on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) between Stanley Dock Cut Junction (13 miles and ¼ furlongs to the south) and Lathom Junction (Junction with Leeds and Liverpool - Rufford Branch) (10 miles and 7¾ furlongs to the northeast).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Stanley Dock Cut Junction is Lydiate Winding Hole; ¾ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Lathom Junction is Lollies Bridge No 17A; 2¼ furlongs away.

There may be access to the towpath here.

Mooring here is good (a nice place to moor) , no information available. Overnight moorings by arrangement.

Facilities: water point.

There is a bridge here which takes a minor road over the canal.

 
User contributed information about Dicconson's Bridge No 17
The Mersey Motor Boat Club, the last stop before the assisted passage to Liverpool. Water, sluice, diesel and pump-out, are available. As these services are supplied by voluntary labour, they are only available at certain times.\\The club house is open Friday and Saturday nights, and visitors will be made most welcome.\\Boats can be left at the club by prior arrangement.\\Web site: http://www.mmbc.co.uk\\Information from Ken Fairhurst, 28-2-2006
Information last edited Monday the 22nd of January, 2018 at 11:43 AM by Shultzy.

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Nearest water point

The nearest water point is here. Others are at:
Maghull Hall Swing Bridge No 12 — 1 mile, 6¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Litherland Bridge No 2J — 9 miles, 3 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Burscough Bridge Wharf — 10 miles, 1½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Salthouse Dock — 14 miles, 5½ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Stanley Dock Cut Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Stanley Dock Branch) to Stanley Dock, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Liverpool Link) to Salthouse Dock
Dean Locks No 90 — 17 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Spark Bridge Sanitary Station — 14 miles, 7 furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Rufford Branch) to Spark Bridge Sanitary Station

Nearest rubbish disposal

Burscough Bridge Wharf — 10 miles, 1½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Moss Bridge No 35 — 11 miles, 7½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Spark Bridge Sanitary Station — 14 miles, 7 furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Rufford Branch) to Spark Bridge Sanitary Station

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Litherland Bridge No 2J — 9 miles, 3 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Burscough Bridge Wharf — 10 miles, 1½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Salthouse Dock — 14 miles, 5½ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Stanley Dock Cut Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Stanley Dock Branch) to Stanley Dock, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Liverpool Link) to Salthouse Dock
Spark Bridge Sanitary Station — 14 miles, 7 furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Rufford Branch) to Spark Bridge Sanitary Station

Nearest place to turn

Lydiate Winding Hole — ¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Downholland Winding Hole — 1 mile, 7¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Melling Winding Hole — 2 miles, 6¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Halsall Hill Bridge Winding Hole — 4 miles, 3 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Aintree Winding Hole — 4 miles, 4 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Canal Turn — 4 miles, 4¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Halsall Warehouse Bridge Winding Hole — 4 miles, 6 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Scarisbrick Winding Hole — 6 miles, 1¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Ford Winding Hole — 8 miles, ½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Litherland Winding Hole — 8 miles, 5¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Great Score Winding Hole — 8 miles, 6½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Bootle Winding Hole — 10 miles, 4 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Lathom Junction — 10 miles, 7¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Stanley Dock Cut Junction — 13 miles, ¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Liverpool — 13 miles, 4¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Parbold Spur — 14 miles, ¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Stanley Dock — 13 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Stanley Dock Cut Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Stanley Dock Branch) to Stanley Dock
Appley Bridge Winding Hole — 16 miles, ½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Marsh Meadow Winding Hole — 13 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Rufford Branch) to Marsh Meadow Winding Hole

Nearest self-operated pump-out

Litherland Bridge No 2J — 9 miles, 3 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Spark Bridge Sanitary Station — 14 miles, 7 furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Rufford Branch) to Spark Bridge Sanitary Station

Nearest boatyard pump-out

Scarisbrick Marina — 6 miles, 1¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Salthouse Dock — 14 miles, 5½ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Stanley Dock Cut Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Stanley Dock Branch) to Stanley Dock, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Liverpool Link) to Salthouse Dock
 

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