Dock No 8 Entrance

The Quays, Salford, Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom
 
Dock No 8 Entrance is a minor waterways place on the Manchester Ship Canal (Main Line) between Walton Junction (Junction of Manchester Ship Canal Main Line and Walton Lock Branch) (15 miles and 4¼ furlongs and 4 locks to the west) and Pomona Dock No 4 (Junction with Branch to Bridgewater Canal) (7 furlongs to the east).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Walton Junction is Salford Quays Footbridge; ¾ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Pomona Dock No 4 is Turning Basin (Docks Nos 6, 7 and 8); ¾ furlongs away.

Mooring here is unrated

Places of interest within 1 mile and to which this is the nearest place: Barclays Bank cashpoints (ATM machines) (1¼ furlongs away); Natwest Bank cashpoints (ATM machines) (1 furlong away)

 
Looking towards the lock entrance to Central Bay, originally Dock No 8
Copyright: John Howarth
Taken: 28 July 2010
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Nearest water point

Potato Wharf Arm & The New Basin — 1 mile, 7 furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Woden Street Footbridge, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (River Irwell Upper Reach) to River Irwell - Hulme Locks Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Hulme Lock Branch) to Hulme Locks Branch - Bridgewater Canal Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Potato Wharf Arm & The New Basin
Staffordshire, Kenworthy and other Arms — 1 mile, 7¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Woden Street Footbridge, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (River Irwell Upper Reach) to River Irwell - Hulme Locks Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Hulme Lock Branch) to Hulme Locks Branch - Bridgewater Canal Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Staffordshire, Kenworthy and other Arms
Stretford Marina — 2 miles, 7½ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Pomona Dock No 4, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Pomona Lock Branch) to Pomona Lock Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Stretford Marina
New Islington Marina — 3 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Woden Street Footbridge, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (River Irwell Upper Reach) to River Irwell - Hulme Locks Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Hulme Lock Branch) to Hulme Locks Branch - Bridgewater Canal Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Castlefield Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal to New Islington Marina
Ancoats Bottom Lock No 1 — 3 miles, 4½ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Woden Street Footbridge, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (River Irwell Upper Reach) to River Irwell - Hulme Locks Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Hulme Lock Branch) to Hulme Locks Branch - Bridgewater Canal Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Castlefield Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ancoats Bottom Lock No 1
Junction with the New Islington Canal Arm — 3 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Woden Street Footbridge, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (River Irwell Upper Reach) to River Irwell - Hulme Locks Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Hulme Lock Branch) to Hulme Locks Branch - Bridgewater Canal Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Castlefield Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Junction with the New Islington Canal Arm
Watch House Cruising Club — 4 miles and 1 lock away
Travel to Pomona Dock No 4, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Pomona Lock Branch) to Pomona Lock Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Watch House Cruising Club
Fairfield Junction — 7 miles and 29 locks away
Travel to Woden Street Footbridge, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (River Irwell Upper Reach) to River Irwell - Hulme Locks Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Hulme Lock Branch) to Hulme Locks Branch - Bridgewater Canal Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Castlefield Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Fairfield Junction
Worsley Visitor Moorings — 7 miles, 1½ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Pomona Dock No 4, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Pomona Lock Branch) to Pomona Lock Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Stretford - Waters Meeting, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Worsley Visitor Moorings
Bridgewater Marina — 8 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Pomona Dock No 4, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Pomona Lock Branch) to Pomona Lock Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Stretford - Waters Meeting, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Bridgewater Marina
The Rose of Lancaster PH — 10 miles and 31 locks away
Travel to Woden Street Footbridge, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (River Irwell Upper Reach) to River Irwell - Hulme Locks Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Hulme Lock Branch) to Hulme Locks Branch - Bridgewater Canal Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Castlefield Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal to The Rose of Lancaster PH
Ye Olde Number 3 Transit Moorings — 10 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Pomona Dock No 4, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Pomona Lock Branch) to Pomona Lock Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Ye Olde Number 3 Transit Moorings
Staley Hall Lock No 8W — 14 miles, 3½ furlongs and 36 locks away
Travel to Woden Street Footbridge, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (River Irwell Upper Reach) to River Irwell - Hulme Locks Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Hulme Lock Branch) to Hulme Locks Branch - Bridgewater Canal Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Castlefield Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ashton-under-Lyne Junction, then on the Huddersfield Narrow Canal to Staley Hall Lock No 8W
Grove Road Bridge No 96 — 14 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 37 locks away
Travel to Woden Street Footbridge, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (River Irwell Upper Reach) to River Irwell - Hulme Locks Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Hulme Lock Branch) to Hulme Locks Branch - Bridgewater Canal Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Castlefield Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ashton-under-Lyne Junction, then on the Huddersfield Narrow Canal to Grove Road Bridge No 96
Plank Lane Bridge No 8 — 15 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Pomona Dock No 4, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Pomona Lock Branch) to Pomona Lock Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Stretford - Waters Meeting, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Leigh Bridge No 11, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Plank Lane Bridge No 8
Marple Junction — 17 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 45 locks away
Travel to Woden Street Footbridge, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (River Irwell Upper Reach) to River Irwell - Hulme Locks Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Hulme Lock Branch) to Hulme Locks Branch - Bridgewater Canal Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Castlefield Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Lower) to Marple Junction
Church Lane Bridge No 2 — 17 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 45 locks away
Travel to Woden Street Footbridge, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (River Irwell Upper Reach) to River Irwell - Hulme Locks Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Hulme Lock Branch) to Hulme Locks Branch - Bridgewater Canal Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Castlefield Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Lower) to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Church Lane Bridge No 2
Littleborough Sanitary Station — 18 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 48 locks away
Travel to Woden Street Footbridge, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (River Irwell Upper Reach) to River Irwell - Hulme Locks Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Hulme Lock Branch) to Hulme Locks Branch - Bridgewater Canal Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Castlefield Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal to Littleborough Sanitary Station

Nearest rubbish disposal

Ancoats Bottom Lock No 1 — 3 miles, 4½ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Woden Street Footbridge, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (River Irwell Upper Reach) to River Irwell - Hulme Locks Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Hulme Lock Branch) to Hulme Locks Branch - Bridgewater Canal Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Castlefield Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ancoats Bottom Lock No 1
Marple Junction — 17 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 45 locks away
Travel to Woden Street Footbridge, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (River Irwell Upper Reach) to River Irwell - Hulme Locks Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Hulme Lock Branch) to Hulme Locks Branch - Bridgewater Canal Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Castlefield Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Lower) to Marple Junction

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Potato Wharf Arm & The New Basin — 1 mile, 7 furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Woden Street Footbridge, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (River Irwell Upper Reach) to River Irwell - Hulme Locks Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Hulme Lock Branch) to Hulme Locks Branch - Bridgewater Canal Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Potato Wharf Arm & The New Basin
Watch House Cruising Club — 4 miles and 1 lock away
Travel to Pomona Dock No 4, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Pomona Lock Branch) to Pomona Lock Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Watch House Cruising Club
Fairfield Junction — 7 miles and 29 locks away
Travel to Woden Street Footbridge, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (River Irwell Upper Reach) to River Irwell - Hulme Locks Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Hulme Lock Branch) to Hulme Locks Branch - Bridgewater Canal Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Castlefield Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Fairfield Junction
Worsley Visitor Moorings — 7 miles, 1½ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Pomona Dock No 4, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Pomona Lock Branch) to Pomona Lock Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Stretford - Waters Meeting, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Worsley Visitor Moorings
Oughtrington Wharf — 12 miles, 5 furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Pomona Dock No 4, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Pomona Lock Branch) to Pomona Lock Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Oughtrington Wharf
Grove Road Bridge No 96 — 14 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 37 locks away
Travel to Woden Street Footbridge, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (River Irwell Upper Reach) to River Irwell - Hulme Locks Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Hulme Lock Branch) to Hulme Locks Branch - Bridgewater Canal Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Castlefield Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ashton-under-Lyne Junction, then on the Huddersfield Narrow Canal to Grove Road Bridge No 96
Marple Junction — 17 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 45 locks away
Travel to Woden Street Footbridge, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (River Irwell Upper Reach) to River Irwell - Hulme Locks Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Hulme Lock Branch) to Hulme Locks Branch - Bridgewater Canal Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Castlefield Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Lower) to Marple Junction
Littleborough Sanitary Station — 18 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 48 locks away
Travel to Woden Street Footbridge, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (River Irwell Upper Reach) to River Irwell - Hulme Locks Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Hulme Lock Branch) to Hulme Locks Branch - Bridgewater Canal Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Castlefield Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal to Littleborough Sanitary Station

Nearest place to turn

Pomona Lock Branch Junction — 1 mile and 1 lock away
Travel to Pomona Dock No 4, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Pomona Lock Branch) to Pomona Lock Branch Junction
Hulme Hall Road Winding Hole — 1 mile, 4½ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Pomona Dock No 4, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Pomona Lock Branch) to Pomona Lock Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Hulme Hall Road Winding Hole
Hulme Locks Branch - Bridgewater Canal Junction — 1 mile, 5¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Woden Street Footbridge, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (River Irwell Upper Reach) to River Irwell - Hulme Locks Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Hulme Lock Branch) to Hulme Locks Branch - Bridgewater Canal Junction
Potato Wharf Arm & The New Basin — 1 mile, 7 furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Woden Street Footbridge, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (River Irwell Upper Reach) to River Irwell - Hulme Locks Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Hulme Lock Branch) to Hulme Locks Branch - Bridgewater Canal Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Potato Wharf Arm & The New Basin
Staffordshire, Kenworthy and other Arms — 1 mile, 7¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Woden Street Footbridge, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (River Irwell Upper Reach) to River Irwell - Hulme Locks Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Hulme Lock Branch) to Hulme Locks Branch - Bridgewater Canal Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Staffordshire, Kenworthy and other Arms
Castlefield Junction — 2 miles and 2 locks away
Travel to Woden Street Footbridge, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (River Irwell Upper Reach) to River Irwell - Hulme Locks Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Hulme Lock Branch) to Hulme Locks Branch - Bridgewater Canal Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Castlefield Junction
Middlewood Basin No 1 — 2 miles, ½ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Woden Street Footbridge, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (River Irwell Upper Reach) to Manchester, Bolton and Bury Canal - River Irwell Junction, then on the Manchester Bolton and Bury Canal (Main Line) to Middlewood Basin No 1
Middlewood Basin No 2 — 2 miles, ¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Woden Street Footbridge, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (River Irwell Upper Reach) to Manchester, Bolton and Bury Canal - River Irwell Junction, then on the Manchester Bolton and Bury Canal (Main Line) to Middlewood Basin No 2
Grocer's Wharf — 2 miles, ¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Woden Street Footbridge, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (River Irwell Upper Reach) to River Irwell - Hulme Locks Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Hulme Lock Branch) to Hulme Locks Branch - Bridgewater Canal Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Grocer's Wharf
Salford Tunnel Basin — 2 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Woden Street Footbridge, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (River Irwell Upper Reach) to Manchester, Bolton and Bury Canal - River Irwell Junction, then on the Manchester Bolton and Bury Canal (Main Line) to Salford Tunnel Basin
Stretford - Waters Meeting — 2 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Pomona Dock No 4, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Pomona Lock Branch) to Pomona Lock Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Stretford - Waters Meeting
Stretford Marina — 2 miles, 7½ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Pomona Dock No 4, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Pomona Lock Branch) to Pomona Lock Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Stretford Marina
Ducie Street Junction — 3 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Woden Street Footbridge, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (River Irwell Upper Reach) to River Irwell - Hulme Locks Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Hulme Lock Branch) to Hulme Locks Branch - Bridgewater Canal Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Castlefield Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal to Ducie Street Junction
New Islington Marina — 3 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to Woden Street Footbridge, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (River Irwell Upper Reach) to River Irwell - Hulme Locks Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Hulme Lock Branch) to Hulme Locks Branch - Bridgewater Canal Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Castlefield Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal to New Islington Marina
Edge Lane Winding Hole — 3 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Pomona Dock No 4, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Pomona Lock Branch) to Pomona Lock Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Edge Lane Winding Hole
Trafford Park Winding Hole — 4 miles and 1 lock away
Travel to Pomona Dock No 4, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Pomona Lock Branch) to Pomona Lock Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Stretford - Waters Meeting, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Trafford Park Winding Hole
Butler Lane Lock Winding Hole — 4 miles and 14 locks away
Travel to Woden Street Footbridge, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (River Irwell Upper Reach) to River Irwell - Hulme Locks Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Hulme Lock Branch) to Hulme Locks Branch - Bridgewater Canal Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Castlefield Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal to Butler Lane Lock Winding Hole
New Viaduct Winding Hole — 4 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Woden Street Footbridge, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (River Irwell Upper Reach) to River Irwell - Hulme Locks Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Hulme Lock Branch) to Hulme Locks Branch - Bridgewater Canal Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Castlefield Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to New Viaduct Winding Hole
Ashton New Road Winding Hole — 5 miles, 1 furlong and 18 locks away
Travel to Woden Street Footbridge, then on the Manchester Ship Canal (River Irwell Upper Reach) to River Irwell - Hulme Locks Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Hulme Lock Branch) to Hulme Locks Branch - Bridgewater Canal Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Castlefield Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ashton New Road Winding Hole
Patricroft Basin and Warehouse — 5 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Pomona Dock No 4, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Pomona Lock Branch) to Pomona Lock Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Stretford - Waters Meeting, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Patricroft Basin and Warehouse

Nearest boatyard pump-out

Stretford Marina — 2 miles, 7½ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Pomona Dock No 4, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Pomona Lock Branch) to Pomona Lock Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Stretford Marina
Bridgewater Marina — 8 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Pomona Dock No 4, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Pomona Lock Branch) to Pomona Lock Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Stretford - Waters Meeting, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Bridgewater Marina
Oughtrington Wharf — 12 miles, 5 furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Pomona Dock No 4, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Pomona Lock Branch) to Pomona Lock Branch Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Oughtrington Wharf
 
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