Eckington Wharf

Eckington Wharf Picnic Place, Pershore Road, Wychavon WR10 3DD, United Kingdom
 
Eckington Wharf is a minor waterways place on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Lower Avon Navigation) between Great Comberton (Visitor moorings) (2 miles and 3 furlongs and 1 lock to the east) and Eckington Bridge (¼ furlongs to the northwest).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Great Comberton is Swan's Neck; 4¼ furlongs away.

Mooring here is unrated

The place is a Visitors Mooring and a Slipway.

Nafford Lock Weir Entrance No 21 mile, 3½ furlongs
Nafford Lock1 mile, 3¼ furlongs
Nafford Lock Weir Exit No 11 mile, 3 furlongs
Nafford Lock Weir Exit No 21 mile, 2½ furlongs
Swan's Neck4¼ furlongs
Eckington Wharf
Eckington Bridge¼ furlongs
Defford Railway Bridge3 furlongs
Strensham Sewage Works1 mile, 3½ furlongs
Strensham Lock Weir Entrance1 mile, 7¾ furlongs
Strensham Lock2 miles
 
A popular stopping place for boaters and motorists.
Copyright: Charles Lyne
Taken: 15 July 2014

Being right beside Eckington Bridge, it might not be the quietest spot for overnight mooring. A canoe launching slipway is in the lower right of this photo, but hidden by the greenery.

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Nearest water point

Strensham Sewage Works — 1 mile, 3½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Tewkesbury Junction
Strensham Lock — 2 miles away
On this waterway in the direction of Tewkesbury Junction
Bredon — 4 miles, ¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Tewkesbury Junction
Pershore Recreation Ground — 6 miles, 4 furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Evesham Lock
Wyre Lock — 7 miles, 2 furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Evesham Lock
King John's Bridge — 7 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Tewkesbury Junction
Upper Lode Lock No 5 — 8 miles, 2 furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Tewkesbury Junction, then on the River Severn (main river - Worcester to Gloucester) to Upper Lode Lock No 5
Upton Bridge — 13 miles, 6 furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Tewkesbury Junction, then on the River Severn (main river - Worcester to Gloucester) to Upton Bridge
Evesham — 16 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Evesham Lock
Evesham Lock — 16 miles, 7 furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Evesham Lock

Nearest rubbish disposal

Eckington Bridge — ¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Tewkesbury Junction
Pershore Bridge Moorings — 5 miles, 6½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Evesham Lock
Pershore New Bridge — 5 miles, 7 furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Evesham Lock
Pershore Recreation Ground — 6 miles, 4 furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Evesham Lock
Abbey Mill Tewkesbury — 7 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Avon Lock Junction, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Mill Avon) to Abbey Mill Tewkesbury
Evesham — 16 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Evesham Lock

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Strensham Sewage Works — 1 mile, 3½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Tewkesbury Junction
Pershore Recreation Ground — 6 miles, 4 furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Evesham Lock
Wyre Lock — 7 miles, 2 furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Evesham Lock
Upton Bridge — 13 miles, 6 furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Tewkesbury Junction, then on the River Severn (main river - Worcester to Gloucester) to Upton Bridge
Evesham Lock — 16 miles, 7 furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Evesham Lock

Nearest place to turn

Nafford Lock Weir Exit No 2 — 1 mile, 2½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Evesham Lock
Nafford Lock Weir Entrance No 1 — 1 mile, 3½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Evesham Lock
Pershore Lock Weir Exit No 1 — 6 miles, 1 furlong and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Evesham Lock
Pershore Lock Weir Entrance No 2 — 6 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Evesham Lock
Tewkesbury Marina Entrance No 2 — 7 miles, ½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Tewkesbury Junction
Wyre Lock Weir Entrance — 7 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Evesham Lock
Avon Lock Junction — 7 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Tewkesbury Junction
Upper Lode Lock Weir Entrance — 8 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Tewkesbury Junction, then on the River Severn (main river - Worcester to Gloucester) to Upper Lode Lock Weir Entrance
Upper Lode Lock Weir Exit — 8 miles, 4 furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Tewkesbury Junction, then on the River Severn (main river - Worcester to Gloucester) to Upper Lode Lock Weir Exit
Fladbury Lock Weir Exit — 11 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Evesham Lock
Fladbury Lock Weir Entrance — 11 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Evesham Lock
Chadbury Lock Weir Entrance — 14 miles, ½ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Evesham Lock
Evesham Lock Weir Exit — 16 miles, 6½ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Evesham Lock
Upper Parting Junction — 18 miles, 1½ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Tewkesbury Junction, then on the River Severn (main river - Worcester to Gloucester) to Upper Parting Junction
Over Winding Hole — 19 miles, 7 furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to Tewkesbury Junction, then on the River Severn (main river - Worcester to Gloucester) to Upper Parting Junction, then on the River Severn (Maisemore Channel - Northern Section) to Over Junction, then on the Hereford and Gloucester Canal to Over Winding Hole

Nearest self-operated pump-out

Evesham Lock — 16 miles, 7 furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Evesham Lock

Nearest boatyard pump-out

Pershore Recreation Ground — 6 miles, 4 furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Evesham Lock
 
Hotel & Lodging
Commercial & Industrial Equipment Supplier
Landscape Company
Publisher
Commercial & Industrial
  • Central Machinery Ltd (Engineering Service)
    Station Road, Pershore, Worcester, WR10 2DB — 1205 yards to the south.
HealthBeauty
British Restaurant
  • The Swan Inn (Pub)
    Church Street, Birlingham, WR10 3AQ — 1632 yards to the northeast.
Massage Therapist
  • Essence of Touch
    New Road, Eckington, Worcestershire, WR10 3AZ — 796 yards to the southeast.
Sports & Recreation
Child Care Service
Farm
Martial Arts School
Shopping & Retail
Transit Stop
  • Lm private hire
    Hopeyard farm, Pershore, WR8 9BS — 207 yards to the south.
Construction Company
Vacation Home Rental
City
Photographer
Restaurant
  • The Flybridge
    Avonside, Upton Road, Defford, WR8 9BU — 866 yards to the west.
  • The Bell at Eckington (Pub)
    Church Street, Eckington, Pershore, WR10 3AN — 1096 yards to the south.
Pet Sitter
  • PetStay Warwickshire Branch
    Covers Stratford upon Avon, Shipton on Stour, Warwick, Coventry, Atherstone, Nuneaton, Rugby, Leamington Spa, Bedworth, Worcester — 1189 yards to the northwest.
Portable Building Service
Local Business
Parking Garage Lot
  • Harpley Road
    Worcester, WR8 9 — 1196 yards to the northwest.
Arts & Crafts Store
  • Three Little Pigs (Education, Arts & Entertainment)
    The Avenue, Birlingham, WR10 3AB — 1469 yards to the northeast.
Fruit & Vegetable Store
Fishing Spot
Bridge
  • Eckington Bridge (Landmark & Historical Place)
    Pershore — 69 yards to the northwest.
School
Hotel
  • Eckington Manor (Bed and Breakfast, Restaurant)
    Hammock Road, Eckington, WR10 3BJ — 1059 yards to the southwest.
  • Harrowfields B&B (Bed and Breakfast)
    Harrow Fields Cotheridge Lane, Eckington, Pershore, WR10 3BA — 1082 yards to the south.
Hair Extensions Service
Skin Care Service
Outdoor & Sporting Goods Company
Day Care
Performance & Event Venue
  • Arden Sailing Club (Stadium, Arena & Sports Venue, Water Park)
    Bourne Road, Worcester, WR89BS — 1510 yards to the west.
  • TEMPO Teadances in Defford (Event)
    Defford village hall, Defford, WR8 9BL — 1136 yards to the northwest.
Cooking School
  • Eckington Manor Cookery School (Food & Beverage)
    Hammock Road, Eckington, Worcestershire, WR10 3BH, Pershore, WR10 3 — 1087 yards to the southwest.
Marketing Agency
Information retrieved Sunday 7 April 2019 at 9:02