Torksey Castle

Church Lane, West Lindsey LN1 2YZ, United Kingdom

Address is taken from a point 250 yards away.
 
Torksey Castle is a minor waterways place on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) between Torksey Junction (Junction of Fossdyke Canal with River Trent. There are floating moorings just inside the Fossdyke; you can wait for the tide here, without needing to lock into the Fossdyke. ) (3¼ furlongs to the south) and Littleborough Ford (Site of Roman Ford) (3 miles and ¾ furlongs to the north).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Littleborough Ford is Torksey Railway Bridge (Disused); 2 furlongs away.

Mooring here is unrated

The place is a Place of Interest.

North Clifton Lane End5 miles, 1 furlong
Dunham Road Pipe Bridge3 miles, 6¼ furlongs
Dunham Bridge3 miles, 6 furlongs
Church Laneham2 miles, 3¼ furlongs
Torksey Junction3¼ furlongs
Torksey Castle
Torksey Railway Bridge2 furlongs
Marton1 mile, 6¾ furlongs
Littleborough Ford3 miles, ¾ furlongs
Knaith4 miles, 7 furlongs
Gainsborough Railway Bridge8 miles, 6 furlongs
 

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Nearest water point

Torksey Lock — 5½ furlongs away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the Fossdyke Canal to Torksey Lock
Saxilby Bridge — 5 miles, 6½ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the Fossdyke Canal to Saxilby Bridge
Lincoln Sanitary Station — 10 miles, 7½ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the Fossdyke Canal to Lincoln Sanitary Station
Stamp End Lock No 1 — 12 miles, ¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the Fossdyke Canal to High Bridge Lincoln (the Glory Hole), then on the River Witham (Lincoln to Boston) to Stamp End Lock No 1
West Stockwith Basin — 14 miles, 3½ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Chesterfield Canal - River Trent Junction, then on the Chesterfield Canal (Retford to the Trent) to West Stockwith Basin
Cromwell Lock Weir Entrance — 17 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Cromwell Lock Weir Exit, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Cromwell Lock Weir Entrance

Nearest rubbish disposal

Torksey Lock — 5½ furlongs away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the Fossdyke Canal to Torksey Lock
Saxilby Village Wharf Moorings — 5 miles, 5 furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the Fossdyke Canal to Saxilby Village Wharf Moorings
Lincoln Sanitary Station — 10 miles, 7½ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the Fossdyke Canal to Lincoln Sanitary Station
West Stockwith Basin — 14 miles, 3½ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Chesterfield Canal - River Trent Junction, then on the Chesterfield Canal (Retford to the Trent) to West Stockwith Basin
Cromwell Lock Weir Entrance — 17 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Cromwell Lock Weir Exit, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Cromwell Lock Weir Entrance

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Torksey Lock — 5½ furlongs away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the Fossdyke Canal to Torksey Lock
Lincoln Sanitary Station — 10 miles, 7½ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the Fossdyke Canal to Lincoln Sanitary Station
West Stockwith Basin — 14 miles, 3½ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Chesterfield Canal - River Trent Junction, then on the Chesterfield Canal (Retford to the Trent) to West Stockwith Basin
Cromwell Lock Weir Entrance — 17 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Cromwell Lock Weir Exit, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Cromwell Lock Weir Entrance

Nearest place to turn

West Stockwith Basin — 14 miles, 3½ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Chesterfield Canal - River Trent Junction, then on the Chesterfield Canal (Retford to the Trent) to West Stockwith Basin
Manor Farm Winding Hole — 16 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Chesterfield Canal - River Trent Junction, then on the Chesterfield Canal (Retford to the Trent) to Manor Farm Winding Hole

No information

CanalPlan has no information on any of the following facilities within range:
self-operated pump-out
boatyard pump-out
 

Wikipedia has a page about Torksey Castle

Torksey Castle is an Elizabethan manor house located in the village of Torksey on the east bank of the River Trent in Lincolnshire, England. It is 12 miles northwest of Lincoln on the A156 road. Seven miles to the north is Gainsborough Old Hall and 10 miles southeast is Lincoln Castle. It is a 16th-century Tudor stone-built fortified manor house founded by the Jermyn family of Suffolk. It is a Grade-I listed building and a scheduled ancient monument but the building is on the Heritage at Risk Register. The site is private, with no public access and is only visible from the A156 road and a public footpath, on the west bank of the River Trent.

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Information retrieved Sunday 30 June 2019 at 17:48
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Information retrieved Sunday 30 June 2019 at 17:48