Mersey - Ship Canal Junction

Junction of the River Mersey and the Manchester Ship Canal
Cressington Esplanade, Liverpool, Wirral, Merseyside, England, United Kingdom
 
Mersey - Ship Canal Junction is a major waterways place at the junction of the Manchester Ship Canal (Main Line) with the River Mersey (Tidal Section).
 
Ellesmere Port Junction (Junction of Shropshire Union and Manchester Ship Canals) is on the Manchester Ship Canal (Main Line), 2 miles and 7¼ furlongs and 1 lock to the southeast. Mersey - Sankey Junction (Junction of the River Mersey and the Sankey Canal ) is on the River Mersey (Tidal Section), 10 miles and 5½ furlongs to the east. Mersey - South Docks Junction (Junction of the River Mersey and the Liverpool South Docks) is on the River Mersey (Tidal Section), 4 miles and ¼ furlongs to the northwest.
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Ellesmere Port Junction is Eastham Locks (Entrance to the Manchester Ship Canal); 6½ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Mersey - Sankey Junction is Ethelfleda Bridge; 10 miles and 2¾ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Mersey - South Docks Junction is Stalbridge Dock Entrance; 2½ furlongs away.

Mooring here is unrated

Places of interest within 1 mile and to which this is the nearest place: Mainline railway stations (6, nearest is 2 miles and 2½ furlongs away); Lloyds Bank cashpoints (ATM machines) (1 mile and 7 furlongs away); Natwest Bank cashpoints (ATM machines) (7¾ furlongs away)

River Mersey (Tidal Section)
Forrest Way Bridge17 miles, 2¾ furlongs
Mersey Gateway Bridge11 miles, 4½ furlongs
Mersey - Sankey Junction10 miles, 5½ furlongs
Silver Jubilee Bridge10 miles, 3 furlongs
Ethelfleda Bridge10 miles, 2¾ furlongs
Mersey - Ship Canal Junction
Stalbridge Dock Entrance2½ furlongs
Mersey - South Docks Junction4 miles, ¼ furlongs
Prince's Half Tide Dock Entrance6 miles, 1¾ furlongs
Salisbury Dock Entrance7 miles, ¼ furlongs
Sandon Half Tide Dock Entrance7 miles, 2¾ furlongs

Manchester Ship Canal (Main Line)
Mersey - Ship Canal Junction
Eastham Locks6½ furlongs
Bankfield Wharf1 mile, ¾ furlongs
Hooton Wharf1 mile, 5½ furlongs
Bowaters UK Paper Mills2 miles, ¾ furlongs
Pool Hall Wharf2 miles, 6 furlongs
 
We wait for the vessels to exit the ship lock before entering ourselves.
Copyright: Peter Stockdale
Taken: 26 June 2005

The tidal Mersey awaits below !

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Nearest water point

The Boat Museum — 3 miles, 1 furlong and 4 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Wirral Line - Main Line) to The Boat Museum
Salthouse Dock — 5 miles, 4½ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Mersey - South Docks Junction, then on the Liverpool South Docks to Salthouse Dock
Taylor's Boatyard Drydock — 11 miles, 3½ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Wirral Line - Main Line) to River Dee Branch Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal - Bunbury to Chester) to Taylor's Boatyard Drydock
C&RT Water Point (Chester) — 12 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Wirral Line - Main Line) to River Dee Branch Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal - Bunbury to Chester) to C&RT Water Point (Chester)
Water Point (Christleton) — 14 miles and 12 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Wirral Line - Main Line) to River Dee Branch Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal - Bunbury to Chester) to Water Point (Christleton)
Quarry Bridge No 121 — 14 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Wirral Line - Main Line) to River Dee Branch Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal - Bunbury to Chester) to Quarry Bridge No 121
Acton Swing Bridge — 17 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Weaver Mouth, then on the River Weaver (Weston Marsh Lock Line) to Head of Weston Marsh Side Lock, then on the River Weaver (main line) to Acton Swing Bridge
Maghull Hall Swing Bridge No 12 — 18 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Mersey - South Docks Junction, then on the Liverpool South Docks to Salthouse Dock, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Liverpool Link) to Stanley Dock, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Stanley Dock Branch) to Stanley Dock Cut Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Maghull Hall Swing Bridge No 12
Tattenhall Marina — 19 miles, 2½ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Wirral Line - Main Line) to River Dee Branch Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal - Bunbury to Chester) to Tattenhall Marina

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

The Boat Museum — 3 miles, 1 furlong and 4 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Wirral Line - Main Line) to The Boat Museum
Salthouse Dock — 5 miles, 4½ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Mersey - South Docks Junction, then on the Liverpool South Docks to Salthouse Dock
Dee Branch Top Lock Footbridge — 11 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Wirral Line - Main Line) to River Dee Branch Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Dee Branch) to Dee Branch Top Lock Footbridge
Hoole Lane Lock No 40 — 12 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Wirral Line - Main Line) to River Dee Branch Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal - Bunbury to Chester) to Hoole Lane Lock No 40
Tattenhall Marina — 19 miles, 2½ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Wirral Line - Main Line) to River Dee Branch Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal - Bunbury to Chester) to Tattenhall Marina

Nearest place to turn

Ellesmere Port Junction — 2 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Manchester Ship Canal (Main Line) in the direction of Woden Street Footbridge
Ellesmere Port Lower Basin — 2 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Wirral Line - Main Line) to Ellesmere Port Lower Basin
Ellesmere Port Upper Basin — 3 miles, ¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Wirral Line - Main Line) to Ellesmere Port Upper Basin
Winding Hole above Ellesmere Port Locks — 3 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Wirral Line - Main Line) to Winding Hole above Ellesmere Port Locks
Stanlow Winding Hole — 3 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Wirral Line - Main Line) to Stanlow Winding Hole
Stanney Mill Bridge No 141 — 5 miles and 4 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Wirral Line - Main Line) to Stanney Mill Bridge No 141
Salthouse Dock — 5 miles, 4½ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Mersey - South Docks Junction, then on the Liverpool South Docks to Salthouse Dock
Stanley Dock — 6 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Mersey - South Docks Junction, then on the Liverpool South Docks to Salthouse Dock, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Liverpool Link) to Stanley Dock
Stanley Dock Cut Junction — 7 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Mersey - South Docks Junction, then on the Liverpool South Docks to Salthouse Dock, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Liverpool Link) to Stanley Dock, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Stanley Dock Branch) to Stanley Dock Cut Junction
Liverpool — 7 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Mersey - South Docks Junction, then on the Liverpool South Docks to Salthouse Dock, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Liverpool Link) to Stanley Dock, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Stanley Dock Branch) to Stanley Dock Cut Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Liverpool
Backford Bridge Winding Hole — 8 miles, 3½ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Wirral Line - Main Line) to Backford Bridge Winding Hole
Bootle Winding Hole — 9 miles, 6 furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Mersey - South Docks Junction, then on the Liverpool South Docks to Salthouse Dock, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Liverpool Link) to Stanley Dock, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Stanley Dock Branch) to Stanley Dock Cut Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Bootle Winding Hole
River Dee Branch Junction — 11 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Wirral Line - Main Line) to River Dee Branch Junction
Tower Wharf Visitor Moorings — 11 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Wirral Line - Main Line) to River Dee Branch Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal - Bunbury to Chester) to Tower Wharf Visitor Moorings
River Dee Junction — 11 miles, 4 furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Wirral Line - Main Line) to River Dee Branch Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Dee Branch) to River Dee Junction
Litherland Winding Hole — 11 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Mersey - South Docks Junction, then on the Liverpool South Docks to Salthouse Dock, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Liverpool Link) to Stanley Dock, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Stanley Dock Branch) to Stanley Dock Cut Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Litherland Winding Hole
Cow Lane Bridge Winding Hole — 12 miles and 7 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Wirral Line - Main Line) to River Dee Branch Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal - Bunbury to Chester) to Cow Lane Bridge Winding Hole
Waterloo Bridge (Runcorn) — 12 miles, 1 furlong and 14 locks away
Travel to Weaver Mouth, then on the River Weaver (Weston Marsh Lock Line) to Head of Weston Marsh Side Lock, then on the River Weaver (main line) to Delamere Dock Entrance, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (Main Line) to Bridgewater Canal Junction (closed), then on the Bridgewater Canal (Runcorn Locks Branch) to Waterloo Bridge (Runcorn)
Ford Winding Hole — 12 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Mersey - South Docks Junction, then on the Liverpool South Docks to Salthouse Dock, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Liverpool Link) to Stanley Dock, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Stanley Dock Branch) to Stanley Dock Cut Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Ford Winding Hole
Victoria Arm Junction — 12 miles, 4 furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Weaver Mouth, then on the River Weaver (Weston Marsh Lock Line) to Head of Weston Marsh Side Lock, then on the River Weaver (main line) to Delamere Dock Entrance, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (Main Line) to Bridgewater Canal Junction (closed), then on the Bridgewater Canal (Runcorn Locks Branch) to Waterloo Bridge (Runcorn), then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Victoria Arm Junction

Nearest boatyard pump-out

Salthouse Dock — 5 miles, 4½ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Mersey - South Docks Junction, then on the Liverpool South Docks to Salthouse Dock
Claymoore Canal Holidays — 16 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Weaver Mouth, then on the River Weaver (Weston Marsh Lock Line) to Head of Weston Marsh Side Lock, then on the River Weaver (main line) to Delamere Dock Entrance, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (Main Line) to Bridgewater Canal Junction (closed), then on the Bridgewater Canal (Runcorn Locks Branch) to Waterloo Bridge (Runcorn), then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Preston Brook - Waters Meeting, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Preston Brook Branch) to Claymoore Canal Holidays
Golden Nook Farm Moorings — 17 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Wirral Line - Main Line) to River Dee Branch Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal - Bunbury to Chester) to Golden Nook Farm Moorings
Tattenhall Marina — 19 miles, 2½ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Ellesmere Port Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Wirral Line - Main Line) to River Dee Branch Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal - Bunbury to Chester) to Tattenhall Marina
 

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