Northmoor Lock

Unnamed Road, Appleton, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom
Northmoor Lock is a minor waterways place on the River Thames (above Oxford) between Duke's Cut Junction (Junction of the River Thames with Duke's Cut (access to the Oxford Canal)) (7 miles and 5¼ furlongs and 2 locks to the northeast) and Kelmscott (The village is a short walk from the moorings) (15 miles and ¼ furlongs and 4 locks to the west).
The nearest place in the direction of Duke's Cut Junction is Northmoor Lock Weir Exit (Channel leading to the Weir); ¼ furlongs away.
The nearest place in the direction of Kelmscott is Northmoor Lock Weir Entrance (Channel leading to the Weir - No Access); ¼ furlongs away.

Mooring here is unrated

Facilities: water (cans only).

This is a lock with a rise of 4f1.

Pinkhill Lock3 miles, 5½ furlongs
Pinkhill Lock Weir Entrance3 miles, 4¾ furlongs
Bablock Hythe Ferry1 mile, 4½ furlongs
Moorings above Bablock Hythe Ferry1 mile, 3¾ furlongs
Northmoor Lock Weir Exit¼ furlongs
Northmoor Lock
Northmoor Lock Weir Entrance¼ furlongs
Hart's Weir Footbridge1 mile, 1 furlong
Newbridge2 miles, 2¾ furlongs
Thames - Windrush Junction2 miles, 2¾ furlongs
Thames - Great Brook Junction4 miles, 5 furlongs

Copyright: Steve Heaven
Taken: August 2003

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Wikipedia has a page about Northmoor Lock

Northmoor Lock is a lock on the River Thames in Oxfordshire, England, on the northern bank about a mile from Northmoor.

The lock was built in 1896 by the Thames Conservancy to replace a flash lock at Hart's Weir, also known as Ridge's Weir, about a mile upstream and another at Ark Weir downstream. The lock house, lock and weir are relatively little changed since they were built and they can be viewed as a group from the Thames Path and from the river

The weir is just the other side of the lock island and is one of only two remaining complete paddle and rhymer (or rimer) manually operated weirs. It is thought that there are no other such weirs in the world.

Other Wikipedia pages that might relate to Northmoor Lock
[Northmoor, Oxfordshire] [Flash lock] [Edge of Darkness (2010 film)] [Pinkhill Lock] [Hart's Weir Footbridge] [Shifford Lock] [River Windrush] [Antis (dog)] [Locks and weirs on the River Thames]
Information retrieved Tuesday 16 January 2018 at 16:16
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Information retrieved Monday 1 January 2018 at 19:38