Braunston Tunnel (West end)
Mooring here is impossible (it may be physically impossible, forbidden, or allowed only for specific short-term purposes) .
|Braunston Lock No 4||3½ furlongs|
|Braunston Lock No 5||3 furlongs|
|Braunston Top Lock Bridge No 5||2½ furlongs|
|Braunston Top Lock No 6||2¼ furlongs|
|Braunston Top Lock Visitor Moorings||1¾ furlongs|
|Braunston Tunnel (West end)|
|Braunston Tunnel (East end)||1 mile, 1¼ furlongs|
|Welton Wharf Bridge No 6||1 mile, 2¾ furlongs|
|Welton Wharf||1 mile, 3 furlongs|
|Welton Junction (proposed)||1 mile, 7¾ furlongs|
|Thrupp Covert Bridge No 7||2 miles, 1 furlong|
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- THE GRAND JUNCTION CANAL - a highway laid with water.
- An account of the Grand Junction Canal, 1792 - 1928, with a postscript. By Ian Petticrew and Wendy Austin.
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Wikipedia has a page about Braunston Tunnel
Braunston Tunnel is on the Grand Union Canal about 830 yds (760 m) east of Braunston, Northamptonshire, England top lock. It is in the northern outskirts of Daventry, about 2 km east of the village of Braunston.
Braunston Tunnel is 2,042 yards (1,867 m) in length. Built by Jessop and Barnes, the tunnel has no towpath and is 4.8m wide by 3.76m high.
It was opened in 1796. Its construction was delayed by soil movement and it was probably the resulting movement that led to the tunnel having a slight 'S' bend. There is room for two 7 ft (2.13 m) beam boats to pass. There are three air shafts along its length.
The tunnel passes underground alongside another Grand Union Canal feature, Drayton Reservoir, from which the feeder enters the canal at the east end of the tunnel.
- Sweet Alchemy (Bakery)
Daventry — 1402 yards to the southeast.
- Greenman Services (Contractor, Garden Center, Gardener)
50 Welton Rd, Braunston, Daventry, NN11 7JJ — 1464 yards to the northwest.
NN11 8 — 1345 yards to the south.
- DHL Supply Chain
Hartlands Business Park, Newnham Dr, Northampton, NN11 8YG — 1499 yards to the southeast.
- The 1:1 Diet with Samantha Sullivan, Daventry (Nutritionist)
Clevedon Court, Daventry, NN118AD — 1007 yards to the east.
- TQ Training
Bragborough Farm, Welton Road, Braunston, Daventry, NN11 7JG — 258 yards to the northeast.
- A-Biggins Design ltd
Daventry — 1088 yards to the east.
- Danetre Glass (Business Service, Glass Service)
45 Brunel Close, Daventry, NN11 8RB — 1573 yards to the south.
- Carols Memory Keepsakes (Sewing & Alterations)
5 Stowe Walk, Daventry, NN118AY — 1201 yards to the southeast.
- Apple Picture Frames (Home Decor, Art Gallery)
7-8 Badby Park, Daventry, NN11 8YT — 1343 yards to the southeast.
- Silvertime Jewellery (Jewelry Wholesaler)
Silvertime Jewellery, Bragborough Hall Business Centre, Bragborough Farm, Welton Road,, Daventry, NN11 7JG — 233 yards to the northeast.
- Bright Green Renewables Ltd (Plumbing Service)
Unit 1, Cottesbrook Park, Daventry, NN11 8YL — 1448 yards to the southeast.
- Middlemore Farm
Hidcote Way, Daventry, NN11 8AE — 974 yards to the southeast.
- Premier Agility Services
7 Macadam Close, Daventry, NN11 8RX — 1529 yards to the south.
- Advanced People Strategies Ltd. (Management Service, Consulting Agency)
Advanced People Strategies, Daventry, NN11 8YH — 1474 yards to the south.
- Bragborough Hall Business Centre
Braunstone — 609 yards to the north.
- My Oh My Baby
17 Charlecote Way, Daventry, NN11 8AX — 1167 yards to the southeast.
- Piping Hot Stoves (Appliance Repair Service, Industrial Company)
Energy House, 23 Cottesbrooke Park,, Daventry, NN11 8YL — 1519 yards to the south.
- Braunston Tunnel
Daventry — 942 yards to the east.
- Metro Rod Northampton (Public Utility Company)
47 Brunel Close, Daventry, NN11 8RB — 1587 yards to the south.
- Hankook Tyre UK
Fawsley Drive, Heartlands Business Industrial Estate, Northampton, NN11 8UG — 1202 yards to the south.
- Middlemore Stores & Post Office
1 Hardwick Hall Way, Daventry, NN118AQ — 1177 yards to the southeast.
- Home Farm Events Ltd
Churchill, Home Farm, Dark Lane, Braunston, NN11 7HJ — 1074 yards to the west.
Middlemoore, Daventry, NN11 8AR — 1187 yards to the southeast.
- H.S Neal Builders (Business Service)
57 Ashby Road, Braunston, NN11 7HE — 1597 yards to the northwest.
- Daventry Aerials (Electrician)
Brindley Close, Daventry, NN11 8RP — 1434 yards to the south.
13 North Close ,Braunston, Daventry, NN117JA — 1534 yards to the northwest.
- Visibly Clear Services (Business Service, Pest Control Service)
Braunston, NN11 7JN — 1602 yards to the northwest.
- Braunston (Geo Entity)
Braunston — 1138 yards to the west.
- Rugby and Daventry Sailing Club (Stadium, Arena & Sports Venue)
Drayton Reservoir, Daventry, NN11 8 — 1322 yards to the southeast.
- Drayton Reservoir (Lake, Neighborhood)
Northampton, NN11 8 — 1356 yards to the southeast.
- Meguiars Uk
Daventry — 1437 yards to the south.
- The Gorilla Safari Company (Travel Agency)
Daventry — 1518 yards to the southeast.