Linford Wharf Winding Hole

Marsh Drive, Great Linford, Milton Keynes, England, United Kingdom
 
Linford Wharf Winding Hole is a minor waterways place on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Gayton to Brentford) between Great Linford Railway Bridge No 76A (disused) (4 furlongs to the west) and Bridge No 78B (5½ furlongs to the southeast).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Great Linford Railway Bridge No 76A (disused) is Linford Wharf Bridge No 77 (Great Linford, former junction with the Newport Pagnell Canal); ¼ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Bridge No 78B is Giffard Park Moorings (7 day moorings); 2¼ furlongs away.

Mooring here is unrated

You can wind here.

 
Looks wide enough to wind a boat here
Copyright: Mike and Ethel Cummins
Taken: 27 August 2015

This winding hole is not an official winding hole, as the signs point to the other side of the bridge.
Despite it being wide enough to wind here, it is a blind corner, so may be risky winding here.

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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.
Newport Pagnell Canal - Wikipedia
The Newport Pagnell Canal was a 1.25 mile canal that ran from the Grand Junction Canal at Great Linford to Newport Pagnell through seven ... The canal left the Grand Junction Canal just to the east of Lindford Wharf Bridge, and ran ... amalgamation in 1929, is marked by a large winding hole close to Linford Wharf Bridge.
Notice Details | Willen Bridge 81, Milton Keynes, Grand Union Canal
Bridge 81, Willen Bridge. Ends At: Bridge 81, Willen Bridge. Up Stream Winding Hole: Bridge 89, Peartree. Down Stream Winding Hole: Bridge 77, Linford Wharf.
CaRT Proposed Winter Notices 2017/18
May 12, 2017 ... Downstream winding hole Below Lock 2, Ashton canal. New Top and ..... Downstream winding hole Bridge 77, Linford Wharf. To undertake ...
Waterway Gazetteer for Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal ...
Great Linford, former junction with the Newport Pagnell Canal, 15 miles and 3¼ furlongs, 8 locks. Linford Wharf Winding Hole, 15 miles and 3¼ furlongs, 8 locks.
Grand Union Canal Walk Soulbury to Milton Keynes
Further on there's a winding hole and a marina near Watling Street with the Bridge ... at the next winding hole at Linford Wharf but has now largely disappeared.
Grand Union Canal - Part 10 - Leighton Buzzard to Wolverton
Feb 29, 2012 ... Just past bridge 110, photo 6, the towpath passes a winding hole, photo 7, and .... From Linford Wharf the canal bends round to the west before ...
Collectible Wall Clocks (Pre-1930) | eBay
Results 1 - 48 of 1551 ... Original winding hole grommets. Movement is marked Gustav Becker and serial numbered 244796 and of the highest quality with ...
Narrowboat Briar Rose: May 2012
May 31, 2012 ... I went to the winding hole at New Bradwell to turn around. On the way .... Just after Great Linford Wharf, we stopped for lunch. Our next stop was ...
Boatlife: Continuously Cruising Aboard NB Valerie: January 2012
Jan 29, 2012 ... Gt. Linford and the Newport Pagnel canal ... left the Gd. Union or Gd. Junction as it was in 1817 at Linford Wharf adjacent to bridge 77. ... Looking across from the winding hole on the south side of brdg.77 the entrance is quite ...
Narrowboat Briar Rose: April 2014
Apr 27, 2014 ... The plod through Milton Keynes, Great Linford, and Wolverton is very .... The narrowboat stopped at Pitstone Wharf, and the widebeam crew kept the .... There's a winding hole below the next lock, but Adrian was sure there ...
Information retrieved Friday 17 November 2017 at 3:35

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Nearest water point

Giffard Park Sanitary Station — 2¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Peartree Bridge No 88 — 3 miles, 7¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Winding Hole below Cosgrove Lock — 4 miles, 7 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Cosgrove Sanitary Station — 5 miles, ¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Fenny Stratford Services — 6 miles, ½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Willowbridge Marina — 7 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Soulbury Bottom Lock No 24 — 10 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Stoke Bruerne Services — 10 miles, 6 furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
The Boat Inn (Stoke Bruerne) — 11 miles, 4½ furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Rothschild Road Wharf — 13 miles, 4½ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Leighton Linslade Services — 14 miles, 1½ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Gayton Services — 15 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Northampton Branch) to Gayton Services
Slapton Wharf — 17 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 9 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction

Nearest rubbish disposal

Giffard Park Sanitary Station — 2¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Newport Pagnell Road Bridge No 76 — 5½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Cosgrove Sanitary Station — 5 miles, ¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Fenny Stratford Services — 6 miles, ½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Soulbury Middle Lock No 25 — 10 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Stoke Bruerne Services — 10 miles, 6 furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Waterside Café — 11 miles, 4½ furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Leighton Rubbish Disposal — 14 miles, 2 furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Gayton Services — 15 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Northampton Branch) to Gayton Services

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Giffard Park Sanitary Station — 2¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Cosgrove Sanitary Station — 5 miles, ¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Fenny Stratford Services — 6 miles, ½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Stoke Bruerne Services — 10 miles, 6 furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Leighton Linslade Services — 14 miles, 1½ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Gayton Services — 15 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Northampton Branch) to Gayton Services

Nearest place to turn

Linford Winding Hole — ½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
New Bradwell Winding Hole — 2 miles, 3¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Blue Bridge Winding Hole — 2 miles, 4¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Milton Keynes Marina — 3 miles, 7¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Galleon Wharf — 4 miles, 1¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Winding Hole below Cosgrove Lock — 4 miles, 7 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Junction with Old Stratford Arm — 4 miles, 7½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Site of Bridge 1 and End of Navigation — 5 miles, ½ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Junction with Old Stratford Arm, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Old Stratford Arm) to Site of Bridge 1 and End of Navigation
Thrupp Wharf Marina — 6 miles, ½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Fenny Stratford Basin — 6 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Water Eaton Winding Hole — 7 miles, ¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Kingfisher Marina — 7 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Winding Hole below Stoke Hammond Lock — 8 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
River Tove Junction — 10 miles, 5½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Blisworth Tunnel Winding Hole — 11 miles, 7 furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Old Linslade Winding Hole — 11 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Rothschild Road Wharf — 13 miles, 4½ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Bossington Lane Winding Hole — 13 miles, 5½ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Leighton Buzzard Bridge No 114 — 14 miles, 1½ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Blisworth Marina — 15 miles, 3 furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction

Nearest self-operated pump-out

Willowbridge Marina — 7 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Blisworth Marina — 15 miles, 3 furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction

Nearest boatyard pump-out

Milton Keynes Marina — 3 miles, 7¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Yardley Wharf — 7 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Rothschild Road Wharf — 13 miles, 4½ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Blisworth Marina — 15 miles, 3 furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Grove Lock Marina — 15 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 7 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Heyford Fields Marina — 19 miles, 3½ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Norton to Gayton) to Heyford Fields Marina
 

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