Appley Bridge No 42

Canalside hamlet
Appley Lane North, West Lancashire WN6 9AN, United Kingdom
 
Appley Bridge No 42 is a major waterways place on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) between Lathom Junction (Junction with Leeds and Liverpool - Rufford Branch) (5 miles and 1 lock to the west) and Wigan Pier (5 miles and 3 locks to the southeast).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Lathom Junction is Appley Locks (eastern entrance) (Eastern entrance to old two lock route); 2¼ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Wigan Pier is Appley Bridge Winding Hole; 1 furlong away.

This is a pinch point. The normal maximum dimensions for a boat on this waterway are 72 feet long, 14 feet and 11 inches wide, 8 feet and 4 inches high and 4 feet and 3 inches deep, but to pass through here the maximum dimensions are 8 feet and 5 inches high.

There may be access to the towpath here.

Mooring here is tolerable (it's just about possible if really necessary) , no information available.

There is a bridge here which takes a minor road over the canal.

 

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Nearest water point

Dean Locks No 90 — 1 mile, 4¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Pottery Changeline Bridge — 5 miles, ¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Wigan Bottom Lock No 87 — 5 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Wigan Junction — 5 miles, 4 furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Burscough Bridge Wharf — 5 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Wigan Top Lock Services — 7 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 26 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Wigan Top Lock Services
Spark Bridge Sanitary Station — 8 miles, 7½ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Rufford Branch) to Spark Bridge Sanitary Station
Plank Lane Visitor Moorings — 11 miles, ¼ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Plank Lane Visitor Moorings
White Bear (Adlington) Marina — 12 miles and 26 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to White Bear (Adlington) Marina
Dicconson's Bridge No 17 — 15 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings — 17 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 33 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings
Bridgewater Marina — 17 miles, 5 furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Leigh Bridge No 11, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Bridgewater Marina
Maghull Hall Swing Bridge No 12 — 17 miles, 6½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Worsley Visitor Moorings — 19 miles, ¾ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Leigh Bridge No 11, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Worsley Visitor Moorings

Nearest rubbish disposal

Moss Bridge No 35 — 4 miles, ¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Wigan Bottom Lock No 87 — 5 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Wigan Junction — 5 miles, 4 furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Burscough Bridge Wharf — 5 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Wigan Top Lock Services — 7 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 26 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Wigan Top Lock Services
Spark Bridge Sanitary Station — 8 miles, 7½ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Rufford Branch) to Spark Bridge Sanitary Station
Plank Lane Pump Out — 11 miles and 7 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Plank Lane Pump Out
Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings — 17 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 33 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Wigan Junction — 5 miles, 4 furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Burscough Bridge Wharf — 5 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Wigan Top Lock Services — 7 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 26 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Wigan Top Lock Services
Spark Bridge Sanitary Station — 8 miles, 7½ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Rufford Branch) to Spark Bridge Sanitary Station
Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings — 17 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 33 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings
Worsley Visitor Moorings — 19 miles, ¾ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Leigh Bridge No 11, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Worsley Visitor Moorings

Nearest place to turn

Appley Bridge Winding Hole — 1 furlong away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Winding Hole below Dean Locks — 1 mile, 4¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Parbold Spur — 1 mile, 7¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Crooke Underground Canal — 2 miles, 7 furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Ell Meadow Winding Hole — 3 miles, 6½ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Lathom Junction — 5 miles and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Wigan Pier Junction — 5 miles, ¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Wigan Junction — 5 miles, 4 furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Ince Moss Winding Hole — 7 miles, 1 furlong and 7 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Ince Moss Winding Hole
Great Score Winding Hole — 7 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Marsh Meadow Winding Hole — 7 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Rufford Branch) to Marsh Meadow Winding Hole
Wigan Top Lock Junction — 7 miles, 4 furlongs and 26 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Wigan Top Lock Junction
Fettlers Wharf Marina — 7 miles, 7½ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Rufford Branch) to Fettlers Wharf Marina
Bamfurlong Winding Hole — 8 miles, ¼ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Bamfurlong Winding Hole
Rufford Old Hall — 8 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Rufford Branch) to Rufford Old Hall
Dover Lock No 2 Winding Hole — 9 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Dover Lock No 2 Winding Hole
Red Rock Bridge Winding Hole — 9 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 26 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Red Rock Bridge Winding Hole
Scarisbrick Winding Hole — 9 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
Gerrards Bridge Winding Hole — 10 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Gerrards Bridge Winding Hole
Bank Bridge Winding Hole — 11 miles, ¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Rufford Branch) to Bank Bridge Winding Hole

Nearest self-operated pump-out

Spark Bridge Sanitary Station — 8 miles, 7½ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Lathom Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Rufford Branch) to Spark Bridge Sanitary Station
Plank Lane Pump Out — 11 miles and 7 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Plank Lane Pump Out
Ellerbeck Narrowboats Wharf — 12 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 26 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Ellerbeck Narrowboats Wharf
Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings — 17 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 33 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings

Nearest boatyard pump-out

Scarisbrick Marina — 9 miles, 6 furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Liverpool
White Bear (Adlington) Marina — 12 miles and 26 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) to White Bear (Adlington) Marina
Bridgewater Marina — 17 miles, 5 furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Leigh Bridge No 11, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Bridgewater Marina
 

Wikipedia has a page about Appley Bridge

Appley Bridge is a small, affluent village in West Lancashire, England. It is located off Junction 27 of the M6 motorway and is nestled in the Douglas Valley alongside the Leeds and Liverpool Canal.

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Information retrieved Friday 21 June 2019 at 13:56
Pharmacy Drugstore
  • Mission Nutrition (Shopping & Retail)
    Unit 10 Conway Industrial Estate, Skull House Lane, Appley Bridge, Wigan, WN6 9DW — 913 yards to the northeast.
Pub
Commercial & Industrial Equipment Supplier
  • Bullen Plant Hire Ltd (Business Service)
    45 Appley Lane North, Wigan, WN6 9AD — 243 yards to the northeast.
Party Entertainment Service
Coffee Shop
  • The Gasket
    Skull House Ln, Appley Bridge, WN6 9DR — 837 yards to the northeast.
Business Service
  • Lansafe Ltd (Electronics)
    Skull House Lane, Apply Bridge, Wigan, WN6 9DB — 880 yards to the northeast.
Hair Salon
Equestrian Center
  • Calico Livery Stables (Horseback Riding Center, Horse Trainer)
    Miles Lane, Shevington, Wigan, WN6 8EB — 1305 yards to the southeast.
Financial Service
  • Focus Insolvency Group (Consulting Agency)
    Skull House Lane, Appley Bridge, Wigan, WN6 9DW — 968 yards to the northeast.
Tanning Salon
Beauty Salon
  • Elysium On The Lawn
    25 Ferndale Dr, Appley Bridge., Wigan, WN6 9BB — 745 yards to the east.
  • LA. Aesthetics (Tattoo & Piercing Shop, HealthBeauty)
    Appley Bridge, Wigan — 786 yards to the east.
Education
Dance Studio
Recruiter
  • BridgeStep Ltd (Business Consultant, Transportation Service)
    Suite 3b Blackthorn House, Skull House Lane, Appley Bridge, Wigan, WN6 9DB — 827 yards to the north.
Bar
  • Sams Bar
    Wigan, WN6 9 — 129 yards to the south.
Vacation Home Rental
  • Waters edge (British Restaurant)
    Cirencester, GL 7 5QH — 198 yards to the east.
Wedding Planning Service
  • Kara's Designs (Shopping & Retail)
    25 Ash Close Appley Bridge, Wigan, WN6 9HU — 653 yards to the east.
Elementary School
City
  • Appley Bridge (Geo Entity)
    Appley Bridge — 887 yards to the north.
Restaurant
Industrial Company
  • IKO Plc
    Appley Bridge, Wigan, WN6 9AB — 107 yards to the north.
Ice Cream Shop
Coach
  • Clip and Canter (Pet)
    111 Miles Lane, Wigan, WN6 8ES — 1470 yards to the southeast.
Garden Center
Local Business
Landmark & Historical Place
Travel Agency
  • Occasion Travel (Wedding Planning Service)
    Wigan — 241 yards to the south.
Hospital
Estate Planning Lawyer
  • McHale Baker (Business Service)
    12 Northern Diver Building, Appley Lane North, Appley Bridge, WN6 9AE — 70 yards to the south.
Outdoor & Sporting Goods Company
School
Contractor
Cleaning Service
  • Spotless Cleaning (Home Improvement, Maid & Butler)
    33 Ash Close, Wigan, WN6 9HU — 644 yards to the east.
Sports Club
Automotive Restoration Service
  • UK Pro Detail (Auto Detailing Service, Car Wash)
    Tilbury Grove, Wigan, WN6 8 — 563 yards to the east.
Cafe
Sporting Goods Store
Information retrieved Saturday 8 June 2019 at 13:47