Saddington Tunnel (Northwest end)

Fleckney Bridge, Millenium Wood, Harborough LE8 8UF, United Kingdom
 
Saddington Tunnel (Northwest end) is a place on the waterways on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Leicestershire and Northamptonshire Union Canal) between Long Hill Bridge No 70 (Smeeton Westerby half a mile north) (1 mile and 5½ furlongs to the southeast) and Fleckney Bridge No 73 (Fleckney half a mile west) (2½ furlongs to the northwest).
 
It is at one end of Saddington Tunnel.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Long Hill Bridge No 70 is Saddington Tunnel (Southeast end); 4 furlongs away.

Mooring here is unrated

 

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Opening Times

Booking information notice: Leicester Line (Grand Union Canal), Navigation: Open, Towpath: Open
From: Saddington Tunnel (Northwest end) to Saddington Tunnel (Northwest end).

Wide Beam boats wishing to travel through the tunnel must book passage. 

Passage is available Monday - Friday at 8am only and must be booked 48hrs in advance.

Please call 0303 040 4040 and ask to be put through to the Newark Admin Team or you can email us at -  

enquiries.eastmidlands@canalrivertrust.org.uk

Tunnel length: 808m, travel time: 15 minutes

Friday the 10th of August, 2018 to Wednesday the 1st of July, 2020
Information sent Friday the 10th of August, 2018

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Nearest water point

Foxton Junction — 4 miles, 1¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Market Harborough Wharf — 9 miles, 5¾ furlongs away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Market Harborough Branch) to Market Harborough Wharf
Inclined Plane Upper Access Arm Junction — 4 miles, 4 furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Inclined Plane Upper Access Arm Junction
Kilby Bridge No 87 — 5 miles, 4½ furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Soar Junction
North Kilworth Wharf — 11 miles, ½ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to North Kilworth Wharf
Welford Basin and Wharf — 13 miles, 3½ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Welford Branch Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Welford Arm) to Welford Basin and Wharf
Friars Mill Visitor Moorings — 14 miles, ¼ furlongs and 24 locks away
Travel to River Soar Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - River Soar Navigation) to Friars Mill Visitor Moorings

Nearest rubbish disposal

Market Harborough Wharf — 9 miles, 5¾ furlongs away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Market Harborough Branch) to Market Harborough Wharf
Kilby Bridge No 87 — 5 miles, 4½ furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Soar Junction
Welford Basin and Wharf — 13 miles, 3½ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Welford Branch Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Welford Arm) to Welford Basin and Wharf

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Market Harborough Wharf — 9 miles, 5¾ furlongs away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Market Harborough Branch) to Market Harborough Wharf
Kilby Bridge No 87 — 5 miles, 4½ furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Soar Junction
Welford Basin and Wharf — 13 miles, 3½ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Welford Branch Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Welford Arm) to Welford Basin and Wharf

Nearest place to turn

Smeeton Winding Hole — 6¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Debdale Wharf Bridge No 65 — 2 miles, 7¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Debdale Lane Winding Hole — 3 miles, ¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Foxton Junction — 4 miles, 1¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Inclined Plane Lower Access Arm Junction — 4 miles, 2 furlongs away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Market Harborough Branch) to Inclined Plane Lower Access Arm Junction
Crane's Lock Winding Hole — 1 mile, 7 furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Soar Junction
Gallows Hill Winding Hole — 5 miles, 6½ furlongs away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Market Harborough Branch) to Gallows Hill Winding Hole
Bowden Hall Winding Hole — 7 miles, 4¾ furlongs away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Market Harborough Branch) to Bowden Hall Winding Hole
Wain Bridge Winding Hole — 3 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 7 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Soar Junction
Woodlands Winding Hole — 8 miles, 5¾ furlongs away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Market Harborough Branch) to Woodlands Winding Hole
Market Harborough Wharf — 9 miles, 5¾ furlongs away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Market Harborough Branch) to Market Harborough Wharf
Inclined Plane Upper Access Arm Junction — 4 miles, 4 furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Inclined Plane Upper Access Arm Junction
Ivy Lodge Farm Bridge No 52 — 6 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Ivy Lodge Farm Bridge No 52
Kilby Bridge Winding Hole — 5 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Soar Junction
Bush Lock Winding Hole — 7 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 16 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Soar Junction
Welford Branch Junction — 11 miles, 6½ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Welford Branch Junction
Blaby Bridge Winding Hole — 8 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 17 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Soar Junction
Welford Basin — 13 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Welford Branch Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Welford Arm) to Welford Basin
Welford Basin and Wharf — 13 miles, 3½ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Welford Branch Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Welford Arm) to Welford Basin and Wharf
Downtown Bridge Winding Hole — 14 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Downtown Bridge Winding Hole

Nearest boatyard pump-out

North Kilworth Wharf — 11 miles, ½ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to North Kilworth Wharf

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Information retrieved Thursday 27 June 2019 at 17:16
Pharmacy Drugstore
British Restaurant
Plastic Manufacturer
  • Coba Plastics (Plastic Fabricator)
    Marlborough Street 5, Leicester, LE8 8UR — 609 yards to the southwest.
  • COBA
    Unit 5 Marlborough Drive, Leicester, LE8 8UR — 624 yards to the southwest.
Commercial & Industrial
HealthBeauty
  • Forever Aloe (Beauty Store)
    59 Forge Close, Leicester, LE8 8DA — 1271 yards to the west.
  • La Beauté Room (Beauty, Cosmetic & Personal Care)
    Leicester — 1043 yards to the west.
Specialty Grocery Store
Physical Therapist
Dessert Shop
Indian Restaurant
  • The Crown Of India (Bar)
    6 Leicester Road, Leicester, LE8 8BF — 1274 yards to the northwest.
Farm
  • Saddington riding school and livery (Sports & Recreation, Pet)
    Saddington, LE8 0QH — 1498 yards to the south.
  • Lyndon Farms (Agricultural Service)
    Lyndon Lodge Farm, Kilby Road, Fleckney, Leicester, LE8 8BQ — 1511 yards to the west.
Beauty Salon
Beer Garden
  • The old crown (Pub, Beer Bar)
    7 High Street, Leicester, LE8 8 — 1076 yards to the west.
Design & Fashion
Automotive Store
Clothing Store
  • BHM Knitwear
    Marlborough Dr Unit 5, Leicester, LE8 8UR — 607 yards to the southwest.
  • T-Shirt Project Ecommerce
    London — 1223 yards to the west.
  • Sub Zero (Clothing (Brand))
    35 churchill way, Leicester, LE8 8UD — 741 yards to the west.
Tourist Information Center
  • The Meadows
    Kilby Rd, Leicester, LE8 8BQ — 1515 yards to the west.
Doctor
  • Fleckney Surgery (Medical Center)
    6a High Street Fleckney, Leicester, LE88 — 1006 yards to the west.
Anglican Church
Elementary School
City
Event
  • Beastwang
    Leicester — 1504 yards to the northwest.
Automotive Repair Shop
  • Fleckney Autofix (Local Service)
    12 Main Street, Leicester, LE8 8AN — 1109 yards to the west.
Fish & Chips Restaurant
  • Fleckney Fish Bar (Fast Food Restaurant)
    24 High Street, Leicester, LE8 8AJ — 1089 yards to the west.
Local Business
Travel Agency
Arts & Crafts Store
  • Proops Brothersltd (ToolsEquipment)
    34 Saddington Rd, Leicester, LE8 8AW — 902 yards to the west.
Flea Market
Automotive Parts Store
Community Organization
  • Fleckney Village Hall (Performance & Event Venue)
    The Parade, Leicester, LE8 8AY — 1142 yards to the west.
Electronics
Gas Station
  • UK
    Leicester, LE8 8 — 1324 yards to the west.
Breakfast & Brunch Restaurant
Masonry Contractor
  • MHBC
    41 Forge Close, Leicester, LE8 8DA — 1236 yards to the west.
Event Planner
Recreation Center
  • Fleckney Sports Centre (GymPhysical Fitness Center)
    Leicester Rd, Leicester, LE8 8BG — 1552 yards to the northwest.
Library
Neighborhood
  • Fleckney
    Leicester, LE8 8 — 1047 yards to the west.
Fire Protection Service
Sports Club
Cafe
  • Shearsby Valley Cafe
    Shearsby Valley Lakes, Saddington Rd,, Shearsby, LE176PX — 1482 yards to the south.
Information retrieved Friday 5 July 2019 at 0:09