Oxclose Lock

Green Lane, Littlethorpe, Borough of Harrogate, North Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
 
Oxclose Lock is a minor waterways place on the Ripon Canal between Ripon Canal - Ure Junction (Junction of Ripon Canal and the River Ure) (1 furlong to the southeast) and Ripon Basin (End of Navigation) (1 mile and 8 furlongs and 2 locks to the northwest).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Ripon Basin is Rentons Bridge; 2¾ furlongs away.

Mooring here is excellent (this is a really good mooring) , no information available. Quiet location above lock, tree shaded, attractive countryside, 2 mile walk to city centre.

This is a lock, the rise of which is not known.

Ripon Canal - Ure Junction1 furlong
Oxclose Lock
Rentons Bridge2¾ furlongs
Ripon Motor Boat Club Marina5¾ furlongs
Nicholsons Bridge7¼ furlongs
Ripon Marina1 mile, 1½ furlongs
Bell Furrows Lock1 mile, 1¾ furlongs
 

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Notices

Navigation closure notice: Ripon Canal, Navigation: Closed, Towpath: Open

Freebird Events Ltd will be undertaking an open water swimming event on the River Ure. Competitors will commence the swim from the boat Jetty at Newby Hall upstream of Westwick Lock swimming to a point approximately 100m downstream of the entrance to the Ripon Canal.

The swimmers will then return to the Boat Jetty at Newby Hall. Swimmers will be set off in two waves 06:00hrs and 08:30hrs.

Up to 500 competitors are expected to be taking part in the event. The event will finish at 09:45hrs when all competitors will be out of the water. Safety boats including kayaks and a motorised Rigid Inflatable Boat will be present for the duration of the event.

Skippers of all craft are asked not to travel between Oxclose lock on the Ripon Canal and Westwick Lock on the Ure Navigation between 05:00hrs and 09:45hrs on the day of the event.

Sunday the 23rd of June, 2019 to Sunday the 23rd of June, 2019
Information sent Wednesday the 19th of June, 2019

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Nearest water point

Ripon Marina — 1 mile, 1½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Ripon Basin
Dallamires Lane Footbridge — 1 mile, 4¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Ripon Basin
Boroughbridge (east bridge) — 5 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Ripon Canal - Ure Junction, then on the River Ure to Boroughbridge (east bridge)
Linton Lock — 15 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Ripon Canal - Ure Junction, then on the River Ure to Swale Nab, then on the River Ouse : Yorkshire (non-tidal section) to Linton Lock

Nearest rubbish disposal

Dallamires Lane Footbridge — 1 mile, 4¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Ripon Basin
Boroughbridge (east bridge) — 5 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Ripon Canal - Ure Junction, then on the River Ure to Boroughbridge (east bridge)
Linton Lock — 15 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Ripon Canal - Ure Junction, then on the River Ure to Swale Nab, then on the River Ouse : Yorkshire (non-tidal section) to Linton Lock

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Ripon Marina — 1 mile, 1½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Ripon Basin
Dallamires Lane Footbridge — 1 mile, 4¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Ripon Basin
Boroughbridge (east bridge) — 5 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Ripon Canal - Ure Junction, then on the River Ure to Boroughbridge (east bridge)
Linton Lock — 15 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Ripon Canal - Ure Junction, then on the River Ure to Swale Nab, then on the River Ouse : Yorkshire (non-tidal section) to Linton Lock

Nearest place to turn

Ripon Motor Boat Club Marina — 5¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Ripon Basin
Ripon Basin — 1 mile, 8 furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Ripon Basin
Boroughbridge Weir Entrance — 5 miles, 1 furlong and 2 locks away
Travel to Ripon Canal - Ure Junction, then on the River Ure to Boroughbridge Weir Entrance
Linton Lock Weir Entrance — 15 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Ripon Canal - Ure Junction, then on the River Ure to Swale Nab, then on the River Ouse : Yorkshire (non-tidal section) to Linton Lock Weir Entrance
River Nidd Junction — 17 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Ripon Canal - Ure Junction, then on the River Ure to Swale Nab, then on the River Ouse : Yorkshire (non-tidal section) to River Nidd Junction

Nearest self-operated pump-out

Ripon Marina — 1 mile, 1½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Ripon Basin

Nearest boatyard pump-out

Dallamires Lane Footbridge — 1 mile, 4¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Ripon Basin
 

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Information retrieved Thursday 13 June 2019 at 11:05