Sharpness Junction

Junction of Gloucester and Sharpness Ship Canal with the River Severn
Hinton, Stroud, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom
 
Sharpness Junction is a major waterways place at the junction of the River Severn (old river navigation) with the River Severn (tidal section) and the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal.
 
Framilode Junction (Junction of the River Severn with the Stroudwater Canal (derelict section)) is on the River Severn (old river navigation), 12 miles and 7½ furlongs to the northeast. Severn - Lydney and Pidcocks Canal Junction (Junction of the River Severn and the Lydney and Pidcocks Canal) is on the River Severn (tidal section), 5¾ furlongs to the southwest. Sharpness Barge Arm (Junction of old and new lines of canal. Visitor Moorings) is on the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal, 7¼ furlongs and 1 lock to the east.
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Framilode Junction is Sharpness Point (Junction with old entrance to the Gloucester and Berkley Ship Canal); 5½ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Sharpness Barge Arm is Tidal Basin Gates; 2¾ furlongs away.

Mooring here is unrated

 

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Notices

Event notice: Gloucester & Sharpness Canal, Navigation: Open, Towpath: Open
Information notice  Tall Ships arrival on the Gloucester & Sharpness Canal Organisers are currently finalising ships arrival/departure dates and times on the Gloucester & Sharpness Canal and into Gloucester Docks. As this information becomes available we will publicise it here. Please ensure priority is given to the tall ships at all times and follow the advice of Canal & River Trust bridge-keepers who will be assisting with passage. If you have a VHF Radio please keep this switched on for regular updates. (Channel 74) Boats moored along the canal are advised that the tall ships may cause a significant wash and should consider this when mooring their vessels. Visitor Moorings (in the Dock) All visitor moorings within the dock basin will be suspended from 12 noon on Thursday 23 May to 5pm on Monday 27 May.  Visitor Moorings (outside the Dock) Bakers Quay 48hr moorings (south of Llanthony Bridge) will only have 25m of mooring available, on a first come first served basis. No booking is possible. If you are planning to visit the Tall Ships event we strongly advise you call 01452 312143 (Llanthony Bridge 8am to 7pm) in advance to check availability. Boat travel through the docks Please be aware that boat travel through the Docks during the Tall Ships Festival will be only permitted at the following times: Saturday 25 May – 7am to 10am, 12pm to 1pm, 6pm to 7pm Sunday 26 May - 7am to 10am, 12pm to 1pm, 6pm to 7pm Monday 27 May – 7am to 10am, 12pm to 1pm, 6pm to 7pm Further updates will follow Thank you for your help in advance and we apologise for any inconvenience caused. Should you require any further information about this or any other matter on the Wales and South West Region please see - Or you can e-mail - enquiries.walessouthwest@canalrivertrust.org.uk Or you can ring the Canal & River Trust on - 0303 0404040. In the case of an emergency please ring Freephone Canals on 0800 4799947   Thursday the 23rd of May, 2019 to Tuesday the 28th of May, 2019
Information sent Thursday the 9th of May, 2019

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Nearest water point

Sharpness Barge Arm — 7¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal in the direction of Gloucester / Sharpness - Severn Junction
Patch Bridge — 4 miles, 6 furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal in the direction of Gloucester / Sharpness - Severn Junction
Splatt Bridge — 6 miles, 5 furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal in the direction of Gloucester / Sharpness - Severn Junction
Fretherne Bridge — 7 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal in the direction of Gloucester / Sharpness - Severn Junction
Saul Junction — 8 miles, 4 furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal in the direction of Gloucester / Sharpness - Severn Junction
Saul Junction Marina — 8 miles, 5 furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Saul Junction, then on the Cotswold Canals (Stroudwater Navigation - Navigable Section) to Saul Junction Marina
Sellars Bridge — 12 miles, 2 furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal in the direction of Gloucester / Sharpness - Severn Junction
Llanthony Road Bridge — 16 miles, 1 furlong and 1 lock away
On the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal in the direction of Gloucester / Sharpness - Severn Junction

Nearest rubbish disposal

Sharpness Barge Arm — 7¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal in the direction of Gloucester / Sharpness - Severn Junction
Patch Bridge — 4 miles, 6 furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal in the direction of Gloucester / Sharpness - Severn Junction
Fretherne Bridge — 7 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal in the direction of Gloucester / Sharpness - Severn Junction
Saul Junction — 8 miles, 4 furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal in the direction of Gloucester / Sharpness - Severn Junction
Saul Junction Marina — 8 miles, 5 furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Saul Junction, then on the Cotswold Canals (Stroudwater Navigation - Navigable Section) to Saul Junction Marina
Parkend Bridge — 10 miles, ¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal in the direction of Gloucester / Sharpness - Severn Junction
Sellars Bridge — 12 miles, 2 furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal in the direction of Gloucester / Sharpness - Severn Junction
Llanthony Road Bridge — 16 miles, 1 furlong and 1 lock away
On the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal in the direction of Gloucester / Sharpness - Severn Junction

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Sharpness Barge Arm — 7¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal in the direction of Gloucester / Sharpness - Severn Junction
Saul Junction — 8 miles, 4 furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal in the direction of Gloucester / Sharpness - Severn Junction
Saul Junction Marina — 8 miles, 5 furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Saul Junction, then on the Cotswold Canals (Stroudwater Navigation - Navigable Section) to Saul Junction Marina
Llanthony Road Bridge — 16 miles, 1 furlong and 1 lock away
On the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal in the direction of Gloucester / Sharpness - Severn Junction

Nearest place to turn

Sharpness Barge Arm — 7¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal in the direction of Gloucester / Sharpness - Severn Junction
Saul Junction Winding Hole — 8 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal in the direction of Gloucester / Sharpness - Severn Junction
Pegthorne Bridge Winding Hole — 9 miles, 1 furlong and 1 lock away
On the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal in the direction of Gloucester / Sharpness - Severn Junction
Quedgeley Oil Depot — 12 miles, 3½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal in the direction of Gloucester / Sharpness - Severn Junction
Monk Meadow Dock — 15 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal in the direction of Gloucester / Sharpness - Severn Junction
Gloucester / Sharpness - Severn Junction — 16 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
On the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal in the direction of Gloucester / Sharpness - Severn Junction
The Ocean — 12 miles, 2½ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Saul Junction, then on the Cotswold Canals (Stroudwater Navigation - Navigable Section) to Walk Bridge, then on the Cotswold Canals (Stroudwater Navigation - Un-navigable Section) to The Ocean
Ryeford Winding Hole — 13 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Saul Junction, then on the Cotswold Canals (Stroudwater Navigation - Navigable Section) to Walk Bridge, then on the Cotswold Canals (Stroudwater Navigation - Un-navigable Section) to Ryeford Winding Hole
Over Winding Hole — 18 miles, 1½ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Gloucester / Sharpness - Severn Junction, then on the River Severn (old river navigation) to Lower Parting, then on the River Severn (Maisemore Channel - Southern Section) to Over Junction, then on the Hereford and Gloucester Canal to Over Winding Hole
Upper Parting Junction — 18 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Gloucester / Sharpness - Severn Junction, then on the River Severn (main river - Worcester to Gloucester) to Upper Parting Junction
Brimscombe Port — 18 miles, 1 furlong and 20 locks away
Travel to Saul Junction, then on the Cotswold Canals (Stroudwater Navigation - Navigable Section) to Walk Bridge, then on the Cotswold Canals (Stroudwater Navigation - Un-navigable Section) to Site of Entrance to Wallbridge Basin, then on the Cotswold Canals (Thames and Severn Canal - Wide section) to Brimscombe Port

Nearest self-operated pump-out

Saul Junction — 8 miles, 4 furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal in the direction of Gloucester / Sharpness - Severn Junction
Llanthony Road Bridge — 16 miles, 1 furlong and 1 lock away
On the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal in the direction of Gloucester / Sharpness - Severn Junction

Nearest boatyard pump-out

Patch Bridge — 4 miles, 6 furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal in the direction of Gloucester / Sharpness - Severn Junction
Saul Junction Marina — 8 miles, 5 furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Saul Junction, then on the Cotswold Canals (Stroudwater Navigation - Navigable Section) to Saul Junction Marina
 

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Information retrieved Monday 20 May 2019 at 12:47
Pub
  • Pier View Hotel (Hotel)
    34 Oldminster Rd, Sharpness, GL13 9NA — 1519 yards to the east.
Sports & Recreation
  • Lydney Harbour
    Harbour Road, Lydney, GL15 4ER — 1371 yards to the southwest.
Foodservice Distributor
  • Severnfresh (Grocery Store)
    The Manse,10 Oldminster Road,Sharpness,Berkeley, Berkeley, GL13 — 1488 yards to the east.
Child Care Service
Golf Course & Country Club
  • Lydney Golf Club (Stadium, Arena & Sports Venue, Bar)
    Naas Lane, Lydney, GL15 4ES — 1273 yards to the west.
Shopping & Retail
Jewelry & Watches Store
  • Damselfly Jewels (Beauty, Cosmetic & Personal Care)
    Sharpness, Berkeley, GL13 9GA — 1364 yards to the northeast.
Bar
Beauty, Cosmetic & Personal Care
Pet Groomer
Gift Shop
Nail Salon
Automotive, Aircraft & Boat
Local Business
Grocery Store
Flea Market
Cable & Satellite Company
  • Sharpness Aerials (Local Service)
    High Street, Sharpness, GL13 9HZ — 1364 yards to the northeast.
Nonprofit Organization
Makeup Artist
  • Beyond Beautiful
    Great Western Road, Berkeley, GL139UE — 846 yards to the east.
Real Estate
Local Service
Marketing Agency
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Information retrieved Thursday 9 May 2019 at 23:25