Gathurst Railway Bridge

Lancashire & Yorkshire Railway : Wigan to Southport line
Gathurst Viaduct, Wigan WN6 8JD, United Kingdom
 
Gathurst Railway Bridge is a minor waterways place on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) between Appley Bridge No 42 (Canalside hamlet) (1 mile and 5½ furlongs and 1 lock to the northwest) and Wigan Pier (3 miles and 2½ furlongs and 2 locks to the east).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Appley Bridge No 42 is M6 Douglas Valley Viaduct; ¼ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Wigan Pier is Gathurst Bridge No 46; 1¾ furlongs away.

Mooring here is unrated

There is a bridge here which takes a railway over the canal.

 
The Railway bridge and the M6 Viaduct crossing the canal
Copyright: Stephen Atty
Taken: 21 September 2016

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Nearest water point

Dean Locks No 90 — ¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Pottery Changeline Bridge — 3 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Wigan Bottom Lock No 87 — 3 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Wigan Junction — 3 miles, 6½ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Wigan Top Lock Services — 5 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 25 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 — 7 miles, 3½ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Plank Lane Visitor Moorings — 9 miles, 3 furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Plank Lane Visitor Moorings
White Bear (Adlington) Marina — 10 miles, 2½ furlongs and 25 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to White Bear (Adlington) Marina
Spark Bridge Sanitary Station — 10 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Rufford Branch) to Spark Bridge Sanitary Station
Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings — 15 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 32 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 — 15 miles, 7½ furlongs and 6 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
Worsley Visitor Moorings — 17 miles, 3½ furlongs and 6 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
Dicconson's Bridge No 17 — 17 miles, 5 furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Maghull Hall Swing Bridge No 12 — 19 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool

Nearest rubbish disposal

Wigan Bottom Lock No 87 — 3 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Wigan Junction — 3 miles, 6½ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Moss Bridge No 35 — 5 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Wigan Top Lock Services — 5 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 25 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 — 7 miles, 3½ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Plank Lane Pump Out — 9 miles, 2½ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Plank Lane Pump Out
Spark Bridge Sanitary Station — 10 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Rufford Branch) to Spark Bridge Sanitary Station
Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings — 15 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 32 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Wigan Junction — 3 miles, 6½ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Wigan Top Lock Services — 5 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 25 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 — 7 miles, 3½ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Spark Bridge Sanitary Station — 10 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Rufford Branch) to Spark Bridge Sanitary Station
Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings — 15 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 32 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings
Worsley Visitor Moorings — 17 miles, 3½ furlongs and 6 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

Nearest place to turn

Winding Hole below Dean Locks — 1 furlong and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Crooke Underground Canal — 1 mile, 1¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Appley Bridge Winding Hole — 1 mile, 4½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Ell Meadow Winding Hole — 2 miles, 1 furlong and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Wigan Pier Junction — 3 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Parbold Spur — 3 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Wigan Junction — 3 miles, 6½ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Ince Moss Winding Hole — 5 miles, 3½ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Ince Moss Winding Hole
Wigan Top Lock Junction — 5 miles, 6½ furlongs and 25 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 — 6 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Bamfurlong Winding Hole
Lathom Junction — 6 miles, 5½ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Dover Lock No 2 Winding Hole — 7 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 6 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 — 7 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 25 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Red Rock Bridge Winding Hole
Great Score Winding Hole — 8 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Gerrards Bridge Winding Hole — 8 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Gerrards Bridge Winding Hole
Marsh Meadow Winding Hole — 9 miles, 1½ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Rufford Branch) to Marsh Meadow Winding Hole
Pennington Wharf Marina — 9 miles, 3 furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Pennington Wharf Marina
Plank Lane Winding Hole — 9 miles, 4 furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Plank Lane Winding Hole
Fettlers Wharf Marina — 9 miles, 5 furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Rufford Branch) to Fettlers Wharf Marina
Rufford Old Hall — 9 miles, 7½ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Rufford Branch) to Rufford Old Hall

Nearest self-operated pump-out

Plank Lane Pump Out — 9 miles, 2½ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Plank Lane Pump Out
Spark Bridge Sanitary Station — 10 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Rufford Branch) to Spark Bridge Sanitary Station
Ellerbeck Narrowboats Wharf — 11 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 25 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 — 15 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 32 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings

Nearest boatyard pump-out

White Bear (Adlington) Marina — 10 miles, 2½ furlongs and 25 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to White Bear (Adlington) Marina
Scarisbrick Marina — 11 miles, 3½ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Bridgewater Marina — 15 miles, 7½ furlongs and 6 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
 

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Pub
Food Delivery Service
  • Bombay (Indian Restaurant)
    Wigan — 1453 yards to the north.
Party Supply & Rental Shop
Horse Riding School
Equestrian Center
  • Calico Livery Stables (Horseback Riding Center, Horse Trainer)
    Miles Lane, Shevington, Wigan, WN6 8EB — 1477 yards to the north.
Sports & Recreation
  • Dinky Dancers (Dance School, Preschool)
    St Anne’s Parish Centre, Shevington, WN6 8BD — 1096 yards to the northeast.
Cargo & Freight Company
  • Lancashire Logistics
    Martland Point, Martland Park Industrial Estate, Wigan, WN5 0 — 1626 yards to the southeast.
Golf Course & Country Club
Community College
Tea Room
Indian Restaurant
Dance Studio
Shopping District
Stadium, Arena & Sports Venue
Web Designer
  • T Y Digital
    84 Gathurst Lane, Wigan, WN6 8HW — 936 yards to the north.
Train Station
Anglican Church
Elementary School
City
  • Shevington (Geo Entity)
    Shevington — 1389 yards to the northeast.
Landmark & Historical Place
  • Gathurst (City)
    Wigan, WN5 9 — 390 yards to the southeast.
Restaurant
Chinese Restaurant
  • Lilylion Chinese Takeaway (Fast Food Restaurant)
    9 broad O'th Lane ,Shevington,Wigan, Wigan, WN6 8EA — 1475 yards to the northeast.
Nail Salon
  • Houseofbeauty Shevington (Massage Service, Tanning Salon)
    20 Broad O Th Lane, Wigan, WN6 8EA — 1442 yards to the north.
Pet Service
Ice Cream Shop
Fish & Chips Restaurant
Local Business
Grocery Store
  • Co-op Food
    Gathurst Lane, Wigan, WN6 8HA — 1204 yards to the north.
Library
Medical Service
  • Shevington Surgery (Family Doctor, Pharmacy Drugstore)
    1 Houghton Lane, Wigan, WN6 8ET — 1246 yards to the north.
Wine, Beer & Spirits Store
Information retrieved Monday 17 June 2019 at 21:34