Wigan Pier Junction

Spur to original Wigan terminus building "No 1 Wigan Pier"
Pottery Road, Wigan WN3 4EH, United Kingdom
 
Wigan Pier Junction is a minor waterways place on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) between Wigan Pier (¾ furlongs to the west) and Wigan Junction (Junction of Leeds and Liverpool Main Line and Leigh Branch) (3¼ furlongs and 2 locks to the east).
 
It is part of Wigan.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Wigan Junction is Pottery Changeline Bridge; a few yards away.

Mooring here is unrated

Places of interest within 1 mile and to which this is the nearest place: Barclays Bank cashpoints (ATM machines) (3½ furlongs away); Lloyds Bank cashpoints (ATM machines) (3½ furlongs away); Nationwide Building Society cashpoints (ATM machines) (2, nearest is 3¾ furlongs away); Natwest Bank cashpoints (ATM machines) (2, nearest is 4 furlongs away); Santander Bank cashpoints (ATM machines) (3¾ furlongs away); Morisons's supermarkets (4 furlongs away)

You can wind here.

 
The Orwell at Wigan Pier (now closed)
Copyright: Stephen Atty
Taken: 21 September 2016

Converted into a pub during the revamp of the whole Wigan Pier area in the 1980's. Now like so much of the area it has fallen back into dereliction

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Nearest water point

Pottery Changeline Bridge — a few yards away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Wigan Bottom Lock No 87 — 1 furlong away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Wigan Junction — 3¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Wigan Top Lock Services — 2 miles, 3½ furlongs and 23 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Wigan Top Lock Services
Dean Locks No 90 — 3 miles, 4 furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Plank Lane Visitor Moorings — 5 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Plank Lane Visitor Moorings
White Bear (Adlington) Marina — 6 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 23 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to White Bear (Adlington) Marina
Burscough Bridge Wharf — 10 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings — 12 miles, 1½ furlongs and 30 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings
Bridgewater Marina — 12 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Leigh Bridge No 11, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Bridgewater Marina
Spark Bridge Sanitary Station — 14 miles and 11 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Rufford Branch) to Spark Bridge Sanitary Station
Worsley Visitor Moorings — 14 miles, ¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Leigh Bridge No 11, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Worsley Visitor Moorings
Stretford Marina — 18 miles, 6 furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Leigh Bridge No 11, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Stretford - Waters Meeting, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Stretford Marina
Watch House Cruising Club — 19 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Leigh Bridge No 11, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Stretford - Waters Meeting, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Watch House Cruising Club

Nearest rubbish disposal

Wigan Bottom Lock No 87 — 1 furlong away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Wigan Junction — 3¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Wigan Top Lock Services — 2 miles, 3½ furlongs and 23 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Wigan Top Lock Services
Plank Lane Pump Out — 5 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Plank Lane Pump Out
Moss Bridge No 35 — 9 miles, 1 furlong and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Burscough Bridge Wharf — 10 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings — 12 miles, 1½ furlongs and 30 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings
Spark Bridge Sanitary Station — 14 miles and 11 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Rufford Branch) to Spark Bridge Sanitary Station

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Wigan Junction — 3¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Wigan Top Lock Services — 2 miles, 3½ furlongs and 23 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Wigan Top Lock Services
Burscough Bridge Wharf — 10 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings — 12 miles, 1½ furlongs and 30 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings
Spark Bridge Sanitary Station — 14 miles and 11 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Rufford Branch) to Spark Bridge Sanitary Station
Worsley Visitor Moorings — 14 miles, ¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Leigh Bridge No 11, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Worsley Visitor Moorings
Watch House Cruising Club — 19 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Leigh Bridge No 11, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Stretford - Waters Meeting, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Watch House Cruising Club

Nearest place to turn

Wigan Junction — 3¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Ell Meadow Winding Hole — 1 mile, 2 furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Ince Moss Winding Hole — 2 miles, ½ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Ince Moss Winding Hole
Crooke Underground Canal — 2 miles, 1½ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Wigan Top Lock Junction — 2 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 23 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Wigan Top Lock Junction
Bamfurlong Winding Hole — 2 miles, 7½ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Bamfurlong Winding Hole
Winding Hole below Dean Locks — 3 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Dover Lock No 2 Winding Hole — 4 miles, 1 furlong and 4 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Dover Lock No 2 Winding Hole
Red Rock Bridge Winding Hole — 4 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 23 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Red Rock Bridge Winding Hole
Appley Bridge Winding Hole — 4 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Gerrards Bridge Winding Hole — 5 miles, 3½ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Gerrards Bridge Winding Hole
Pennington Wharf Marina — 5 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Pennington Wharf Marina
Plank Lane Winding Hole — 6 miles, ¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Plank Lane Winding Hole
White Bear (Adlington) Marina — 6 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 23 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to White Bear (Adlington) Marina
Parbold Spur — 7 miles and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Quayside Winding Hole — 7 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Quayside Winding Hole
Bridgewater Bridge Winding Hole — 7 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Leigh Bridge No 11, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Bridgewater Bridge Winding Hole
Westhoughton Road Winding Hole — 7 miles, 7½ furlongs and 23 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Westhoughton Road Winding Hole
Spring Wood Winding Hole — 8 miles, 6 furlongs and 23 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Spring Wood Winding Hole
Cowling Bridge Slipway — 9 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 23 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Cowling Bridge Slipway

Nearest self-operated pump-out

Plank Lane Pump Out — 5 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Plank Lane Pump Out
Ellerbeck Narrowboats Wharf — 7 miles, 6 furlongs and 23 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Ellerbeck Narrowboats Wharf
Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings — 12 miles, 1½ furlongs and 30 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings
Spark Bridge Sanitary Station — 14 miles and 11 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Rufford Branch) to Spark Bridge Sanitary Station

Nearest boatyard pump-out

White Bear (Adlington) Marina — 6 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 23 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to White Bear (Adlington) Marina
Bridgewater Marina — 12 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Leigh Bridge No 11, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Bridgewater Marina
Scarisbrick Marina — 14 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Stretford Marina — 18 miles, 6 furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Leigh Bridge No 11, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Stretford - Waters Meeting, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Stretford Marina
 

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Information retrieved Tuesday 11 June 2019 at 9:15
Pub
Cultural Center
  • The Old Courts (Arts & Entertainment, Nonprofit Organization)
    Crawford Street, Wigan, WN1 1NA — 596 yards to the northeast.
Medical Company
Cafeteria
Dance & Night Club
  • PureClub Wigan (Party Entertainment Service)
    Wallgate, Wigan, WN1 1JU — 622 yards to the northeast.
Park
  • Mesnes Park (Food & Beverage)
    Park Road North, Wigan, WA12 9 — 1260 yards to the north.
Fast Food Restaurant
Sports & Recreation
Food & Beverage
  • Wigan Roller Rink
    Unit 2, Eckersley Mill, Swan Meadow Road, Wigan, WN3 5BD — 269 yards to the southeast.
Transit Stop
Festival
Bar
Sports Team
  • Wigan Athletic (Sports Club)
    DW Stadium, Wigan, WN5 0UZ — 1226 yards to the northwest.
Stadium, Arena & Sports Venue
Train Station
Driving School
Beauty, Cosmetic & Personal Care
City
  • Wigan (Geo Entity)
    Wigan — 470 yards to the northeast.
Landmark & Historical Place
  • Wigan Pier
    Trencherfield Mill, Wigan, WN3 4 — 129 yards to the southeast.
Restaurant
Live Music Venue
Street
  • Wigan Lane
    Wigan Lane, Wigan — 1575 yards to the northeast.
Travel & Transportation
Parking Garage Lot
  • DW Stadium Official (Stadium, Arena & Sports Venue)
    Loire Drive, Robin Park, Wigan, WN5 0UZ — 1238 yards to the northwest.
Travel Agency
  • Shearings Holidays
    Shearings Holidays, Waterside House, Wigan, WN3 4AG — 560 yards to the southeast.
Hospital
Local Business
  • Orrell Water Park
    Ranger Service Reservoir House, Wigan, WN5 7AT — 692 yards to the northeast.
Arts & Entertainment
  • Bailiff Bar
    King Street West, Wigan — 581 yards to the northeast.
Fitness Trainer
  • The PT Studio (GymPhysical Fitness Center, Personal Coach)
    Unit 7 Leeds street, Wigan, WN3 4BW — 289 yards to the north.
Nonprofit Organization
  • Joining Jack (Charity Organization)
    Wigan, WN3 4BZ — 408 yards to the north.
Sports Club
  • Wigan Athletic at the DW Stadium (Stadium, Arena & Sports Venue, Ticket Sales)
    Loire Drive, Robin Park, Wigan, WN5 0UH — 1226 yards to the northwest.
  • Wigan St Judes ARLFC (Performance & Event Venue, Stadium, Arena & Sports Venue)
    Keats Ave, Wigan, WN3 5UB — 804 yards to the south.
  • Boogie Bounce Wigan (GymPhysical Fitness Center, Sports & Fitness Instruction)
    Boogie Bounce Wigan H.Q - Sweatshop Gym, Unit 5 Mason Street off Miry Lane, Wigan, WN3 4AQ — 132 yards to the north.
Bowling Alley
Movie Theater
  • Empire Cinemas
    4 Anjou Boulevard Robin Park Wigan, Wigan, WN5 0UL — 1388 yards to the northwest.
Cafe
  • Lean & Mean Cafe (Fast Food Restaurant)
    Eckersley Mill Swan Meadow Lane inside elite fitness factory, Wigan, WN3 5BE — 252 yards to the south.
Performance & Event Venue
GymPhysical Fitness Center
  • Sweatshop Gym (Fitness Trainer, Weight Loss Center)
    5 Mason Street, Wigan, WN3 4AQ — 127 yards to the north.
  • Elite Fitness Factory (Sports & Fitness Instruction)
    Elite Fitness Factory Swan Meadow, Wigan, WN3 5BD — 270 yards to the south.
  • JD Gyms - Wigan
    Anjou Boulevard, Wigan, WN5 0 — 1328 yards to the northwest.
  • Xercise4Less
    Chapel Ln, Wigan, WN1 1DU — 746 yards to the east.
  • Team Kaobon Wigan (Amateur Sports Team, Coach)
    Swan Meadow Road, Wigan, WN3 5BE — 118 yards to the south.
  • Robin Park Leisure Centre (Tennis Court, Soccer Field)
    Loire Drive, Wigan, WN5 0UH — 1189 yards to the northwest.
  • DW Gym
    Stadium Way, Wigan, WN5 0UN — 1587 yards to the northwest.
Shopping Mall
Information retrieved Tuesday 18 June 2019 at 8:30