Saddington Tunnel (Northwest end)

 
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

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 Saturday the 10th of August, 2019
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
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
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
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

Kilby Bridge No 87 — 5 miles, 4½ furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Soar 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
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

Kilby Bridge No 87 — 5 miles, 4½ furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Soar 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
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
Crane's Lock Winding Hole — 1 mile, 7 furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Soar 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
Wain Bridge Winding Hole — 3 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 7 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Soar 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
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 Winding Hole — 5 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 12 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
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
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
Bush Lock Winding Hole — 7 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 16 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
Blaby Bridge Winding Hole — 8 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 17 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Soar 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
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
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

No information

CanalPlan has no information on any of the following facilities within range:
self-operated pump-out
 
Nursing Home
British Restaurant
Plastic Manufacturer
  • Coba Plastics (Plastic Fabricator)
    Marlborough Street 5, Leicester, LE8 8UR — 629 yards to the southwest.
Commercial & Industrial
Specialty Grocery Store
Fast Food Restaurant
  • Fleckney Fish Bar (Fish & Chips Restaurant)
    24 High Street, Leicester, LE8 8AJ — 1089 yards to the west.
Gym/Physical Fitness Center
Beauty Salon
Indian Restaurant
  • The Crown Of India (Bar)
    6 Leicester Road, Leicester, LE8 8BF — 1274 yards to the northwest.
Artist
  • Psionic Games (Graphic Designer, Musician)
    282 yards to the southwest.
Farm
Beer Garden
  • The old crown (Pub, Beer Bar)
    7 High Street, Leicester, LE8 8 — 1076 yards to the west.
Automotive Store
Shopping & Retail
  • Superlative Gifts
    24, Leicester Road, Fleckney, Leicester, LE8 8BF — 1277 yards to the northwest.
Clothing Store
Tourist Information Center
  • The Meadows
    Kilby Rd, Leicester, LE8 8BQ — 1514 yards to the west.
Doctor
  • Fleckney Surgery (Medical Center)
    6a High Street Fleckney, Leicester, LE88 — 1000 yards to the west.
Elementary School
City
Accountant
Event
  • Beastwang
    23a New Park Street, Leicester, LE3 5NH — 1504 yards to the northwest.
  • Saddington Car Boot Sale (Flea Market)
    Fleckney Road, Kibworth Harcourt, LE8 0HJ — 1037 yards to the northeast.
Pet Sitter
Nail Salon
  • Me-time Beauty Salon (Massage Service, Skin Care Service)
    Fleckney, Leicester, LE8 8UH — 1054 yards to the southwest.
Automotive Repair Shop
  • Fleckney Autofix (Local Service)
    12 Main Street, Leicester, LE8 8AN — 1109 yards to the west.
Supermarket
Local Business
Event Planner
Automotive Parts Store
Community Organization
Electronics
Gas Station
  • UK
    Leicester, LE8 8 — 1324 yards to the west.
Breakfast & Brunch Restaurant
Library
Neighborhood
  • Fleckney
    Leicester, LE8 8 — 1047 yards to the west.
Skin Care Service
Local Service
  • Monster Mail
    Unit 4-6 Victoria Buildings, Fleckney, Leicester, LE8 8AW — 1024 yards to the west.
Religious Center
Footwear Store
  • Raw Shoes Limited
    Marlone House Churchill Way, Leicester, LE8 8UD — 666 yards to the west.
Sports Club
Advertising/Marketing
  • Vector5Store
    Leicester, LE8 8BG — 1546 yards to the northwest.
Information retrieved Friday 4 January 2019 at 11:24