Upper Thurlwood Lock No 53

Rode Heath village
Also known as: Fairham's Lock, Thurlwood Steel Lock
Low Street, Thurlwood ST7 3RP, United Kingdom
 
Upper Thurlwood Lock No 53 is a minor waterways place on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Harding's Wood to Middlewich) between Wharf Bridge No 154 (Wheelock ) (3 miles and 6 furlongs and 13 locks to the west) and Hardings Wood Junction (Junction of Trent and Mersey Canal and Hall Green Branch) (3 miles and 1½ furlongs and 12 locks to the southeast).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Wharf Bridge No 154 is Rode Heath Bridge No 141; a few yards away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Hardings Wood Junction is Thurlwood Winding Hole; 1¼ furlongs away.

Mooring here is impossible (it may be physically impossible, forbidden, or allowed only for specific short-term purposes) .

This is a lock with a rise of 9′5″.

 
User contributed information about Upper Thurlwood Lock No 53
From 1957 to 1988 the site of Thurlwood Steel Lock, built to overcome subsidence caused by salt workings. Now a single lock
Information last edited Wednesday the 10th of January, 2018 at 11:40 PM by Shultzy.

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Nearest water point

Red Bull Services — 2 miles, 4½ furlongs and 10 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Hardings Wood Junction
Harecastle Tunnel (North end) — 3 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) to Harecastle Tunnel (North end)
Wheelock Wharf — 3 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 14 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Middlewich Junction
Hall Green Stop Lock — 4 miles, 5½ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Hall Green Branch) to Hall Green Stop Lock
Harecastle Tunnel (South end) — 5 miles, 1½ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) to Harecastle Tunnel (South end)
Etruria Services — 8 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Caldon Branch - Main Line to Froghall) to Etruria Services
Buxton Road Bridge No 68 — 10 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Hall Green Branch) to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Buxton Road Bridge No 68
Stoke Bottom Lock No 36 — 9 miles, 4 furlongs and 17 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Great Haywood to Etruria) to Stoke Bottom Lock No 36
Middlewich Junction — 9 miles, 5 furlongs and 19 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Middlewich Junction
Middlewich Town Wharf — 10 miles and 22 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 — 10 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 22 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
Billinge Green Flash — 14 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 23 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 — 14 miles, 7½ furlongs and 23 locks away
Travel to Middlewich Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Orchard Marina
Bosley Top Lock No 1 — 14 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 25 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Hall Green Branch) to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Bosley Top Lock No 1
Locketts Bridge No 53 — 14 miles, 4½ furlongs and 26 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Hall Green Branch) to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Locketts Bridge No 53
Park Lane Bridge No 31 — 17 miles, 3 furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Caldon Branch - Main Line to Froghall) to Park Lane Bridge No 31
Venetian Marina — 18 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 22 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 Venetian Marina
Stone Services — 17 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 25 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Great Haywood to Etruria) to Stone Services
Anderton Services — 19 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 23 locks away
Travel to Middlewich Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Anderton Services
Stafford Road Bridge No 93 — 18 miles and 27 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Great Haywood to Etruria) to Stafford Road Bridge No 93

Nearest rubbish disposal

Red Bull Services — 2 miles, 4½ furlongs and 10 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Hardings Wood Junction
Harecastle Tunnel (North end) — 3 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) to Harecastle Tunnel (North end)
Wheelock Wharf — 3 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 14 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Middlewich Junction
Etruria Services — 8 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Caldon Branch - Main Line to Froghall) to Etruria Services
Planet Lock No 3 — 9 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 15 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Caldon Branch - Main Line to Froghall) to Planet Lock No 3
Middlewich Household Rubbish and Recycling Centre — 10 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 23 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
Billinge Green Flash — 14 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 23 locks away
Travel to Middlewich Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Billinge Green Flash
Bosley Top Lock No 1 — 14 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 25 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Hall Green Branch) to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Bosley Top Lock No 1
Park Lane Bridge No 31 — 17 miles, 3 furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Caldon Branch - Main Line to Froghall) to Park Lane Bridge No 31
Stone Services — 17 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 25 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Great Haywood to Etruria) to Stone Services
Anderton Services — 19 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 23 locks away
Travel to Middlewich Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Anderton Services
Barbridge Services — 19 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 23 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 Barbridge Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal - Nantwich to Bunbury) to Barbridge Services
Barbridge Junction Stop Narrows — 19 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 23 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 Barbridge Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal - Nantwich to Bunbury) to Barbridge Junction Stop Narrows
Aston Marina (Entrance) — 19 miles, 4½ furlongs and 28 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Great Haywood to Etruria) to Aston Marina (Entrance)

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Red Bull Services — 2 miles, 4½ furlongs and 10 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Hardings Wood Junction
Harecastle Tunnel (North end) — 3 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) to Harecastle Tunnel (North end)
Wheelock Wharf — 3 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 14 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Middlewich Junction
Westport Lake Services — 6 miles, 2½ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) to Westport Lake Services
Etruria Services — 8 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Caldon Branch - Main Line to Froghall) to Etruria Services
Billinge Green Flash — 14 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 23 locks away
Travel to Middlewich Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Billinge Green Flash
Bosley Top Lock No 1 — 14 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 25 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Hall Green Branch) to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Bosley Top Lock No 1
Park Lane Bridge No 31 — 17 miles, 3 furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Caldon Branch - Main Line to Froghall) to Park Lane Bridge No 31
Stone Services — 17 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 25 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Great Haywood to Etruria) to Stone Services
Anderton Services — 19 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 23 locks away
Travel to Middlewich Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Anderton Services
Barbridge Marina — 19 miles, 5½ furlongs and 23 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 Barbridge Marina
Barbridge Services — 19 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 23 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 Barbridge Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal - Nantwich to Bunbury) to Barbridge Services
Swettenham Wharf — 19 miles, 3 furlongs and 26 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Hall Green Branch) to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Swettenham Wharf
Aston Marina (Entrance) — 19 miles, 4½ furlongs and 28 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Great Haywood to Etruria) to Aston Marina (Entrance)

Nearest place to turn

Thurlwood Winding Hole — 1¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Hardings Wood Junction
Snapes Winding Hole — 7¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Hardings Wood Junction
Chellshill Winding Hole — 6¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Middlewich Junction
Pierpoint Winding Hole — 1 mile, 3 furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Middlewich Junction
Winding Hole below Halls Lock — 1 mile, 2 furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Hardings Wood Junction
Winding Hole above Hassall Green Bottom Lock — 1 mile, 7 furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Middlewich Junction
Winding Hole below Red Bull Bottom Lock — 2 miles, ¾ furlongs and 7 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Hardings Wood Junction
Longcroft Winding Hole — 2 miles, 5½ furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Middlewich Junction
Golf Course Winding Hole — 2 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 9 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Middlewich Junction
Malkins Bank Bridge Winding Hole — 3 miles, ¼ furlongs and 11 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Middlewich Junction
Hardings Wood Junction — 3 miles, 1½ furlongs and 13 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Hardings Wood Junction
Wheelock Winding Hole — 3 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 13 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Middlewich Junction
Pipers Bridge Arm — 3 miles, 7½ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Hall Green Branch) to Pipers Bridge Arm
Harecastle Tunnel (South end) — 5 miles, 1½ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) to Harecastle Tunnel (South end)
Heritage Narrowboats — 5 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Hall Green Branch) to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Heritage Narrowboats
Ramsdell Hall — 5 miles, 7½ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Hall Green Branch) to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Ramsdell Hall
Middleport Winding Hole — 6 miles, 6 furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) to Middleport Winding Hole
Burslem Branch Winding Hole — 7 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) to Burslem Branch Winding Hole
Oak Farm Winding Hole — 7 miles, 2½ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Hall Green Branch) to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Oak Farm Winding Hole
Stud Green Bridge Winding Hole — 6 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 15 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Middlewich Junction

Nearest self-operated pump-out

Red Bull Services — 2 miles, 4½ furlongs and 10 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Hardings Wood Junction
Etruria Services — 8 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Caldon Branch - Main Line to Froghall) to Etruria Services
Venetian Marina — 18 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 22 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 Venetian Marina
Anderton Services — 19 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 23 locks away
Travel to Middlewich Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Anderton Services
Aston Marina (Entrance) — 19 miles, 4½ furlongs and 28 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) 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 — 6 miles, 5½ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) to Longport Wharf
Festival Park Marina — 8 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) to Festival Park Marina
Andersen Boats Wharf — 9 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Middlewich Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Andersen Boats Wharf
Aqueduct Marina — 16 miles, 4½ furlongs and 21 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
Stone Boat Building Chandlery — 17 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 25 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Great Haywood to Etruria) to Stone Boat Building Chandlery
Stone Wharf — 17 miles, 6½ furlongs and 25 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Great Haywood to Etruria) to Stone Wharf
Swettenham Wharf — 19 miles, 3 furlongs and 26 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Hall Green Branch) to Hall Green Stop Lock, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Swettenham Wharf
Aston Marina (Entrance) — 19 miles, 4½ furlongs and 28 locks away
Travel to Hardings Wood Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Etruria to Hardings Wood) to Etruria Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Great Haywood to Etruria) to Aston Marina (Entrance)
 

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