Bancroft Basin

Also known as: Stratford on Avon
Bancroft Basin, Bridgefoot, Stratford-on-Avon CV37 6AT, United Kingdom
 
Bancroft Basin is a place on the waterways on the Stratford Canal (South Section) between Winding Hole above Stratford Top Lock No 52 (4¼ furlongs and 4 locks to the northwest) and Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon (½ furlongs and 1 lock to the southeast).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Winding Hole above Stratford Top Lock No 52 is Bridge Foot Bridge No 69 (Entrance to Bancroft Basin is a 32yd long "tunnel".); ½ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon is Stratford-upon-Avon Lock No 56 (Wide lock between the River Avon and Bancroft Basin); ¼ furlongs away.

Mooring here is good (a nice place to moor) , mooring rings or bollards are available. Mooring is limited to 48 hours. Visitor mooring pontoons but can be very busy. Mooring is also available on the river.

Facilities: rubbish disposal.

Places of interest within 1 mile and to which this is the nearest place: JD Weatherspoons Pubs (¾ furlongs away)

The place is a Wharf, a Visitors Mooring, a Place of Interest and a Basin.

You can wind here.

 
User contributed information about Bancroft Basin
Lots of gongoozlers! <BR> You will need to purchase a River Avon license before going out onto the river (even if it's only for mooring!)Mooring info:Good pontoon moorings, but gets full at busy times, and only small rubbish bins and no elsan (have to go to the boat yard across the road)
Information last edited Sunday the 14th of January, 2018 at 1:44 PM by Stephen Atty.

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Nearest water point

Colin P Witter Lock — 4 furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Upper Avon Navigation) to Colin P Witter Lock
Stratford Top Lock No 52 — 4 furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Lapworth Junction South
The Old Bathing Place — 5¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Upper Avon Navigation) to The Old Bathing Place
Chaleybeate Bridge No 63 — 1 mile, 5 furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Lapworth Junction South
Luddington Lock — 3 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Upper Avon Navigation) to Luddington Lock
Binton Bridge — 5 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Upper Avon Navigation) to Binton Bridge
Anglo Welsh Boatyard — 6 miles, 7½ furlongs and 17 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Lapworth Junction South
Bidford Bridge — 9 miles, 4½ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Upper Avon Navigation) to Bidford Bridge
Lowsonford Lock No 31 — 10 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 24 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Lapworth Junction South
Lapworth Services — 13 miles and 34 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Lapworth Junction South
Lapworth Lock No 21 — 13 miles, ¾ furlongs and 34 locks away
Travel to Lapworth Junction South, then on the Stratford Canal (Northern Section) to Lapworth Lock No 21
Lapworth Wharf — 13 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 42 locks away
Travel to Lapworth Junction South, then on the Stratford Canal (Northern Section) to Lapworth Wharf
Turners Green Bridge No 63 — 14 miles, ¾ furlongs and 34 locks away
Travel to Lapworth Junction South, then on the Stratford Canal (Lapworth Link) to Lapworth Link Junction, then on the Stratford Canal (Kingswood Branch) to Kingswood Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Warwick and Birmingham Canal: widened section - Main Line) to Turners Green Bridge No 63
Rising Bridge No 66 — 14 miles, 2½ furlongs and 34 locks away
Travel to Lapworth Junction South, then on the Stratford Canal (Lapworth Link) to Lapworth Link Junction, then on the Stratford Canal (Kingswood Branch) to Kingswood Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Warwick and Birmingham Canal: widened section - Main Line) to Rising Bridge No 66
Footbridge upstream of George Billington Lock — 14 miles, 4 furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Upper Avon Navigation) to Footbridge upstream of George Billington Lock
George Billington Lock — 14 miles, 4½ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Upper Avon Navigation) to George Billington Lock
Swallow Wharf — 15 miles, 2 furlongs and 53 locks away
Travel to Lapworth Junction South, then on the Stratford Canal (Northern Section) to Swallow Wharf
Knowle Bottom Lock No 47 — 16 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 34 locks away
Travel to Lapworth Junction South, then on the Stratford Canal (Lapworth Link) to Lapworth Link Junction, then on the Stratford Canal (Kingswood Branch) to Kingswood Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Warwick and Birmingham Canal: widened section - Main Line) to Knowle Bottom Lock No 47
Knowle Top Lock No 51 — 16 miles, 7½ furlongs and 38 locks away
Travel to Lapworth Junction South, then on the Stratford Canal (Lapworth Link) to Lapworth Link Junction, then on the Stratford Canal (Kingswood Branch) to Kingswood Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Warwick and Birmingham Canal: widened section - Main Line) to Knowle Top Lock No 51
Evesham Lock — 18 miles, 3 furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Upper Avon Navigation) to Evesham Lock

Nearest rubbish disposal

The nearest rubbish disposal is here. Others are at:
Colin P Witter Lock — 4 furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Upper Avon Navigation) to Colin P Witter Lock
The Old Bathing Place — 5¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Upper Avon Navigation) to The Old Bathing Place
Weir Brake Lock — 7¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Upper Avon Navigation) to Weir Brake Lock
Chaleybeate Bridge No 63 — 1 mile, 5 furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Lapworth Junction South
Luddington Lock — 3 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Upper Avon Navigation) to Luddington Lock
Bidford Bridge — 9 miles, 4½ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Upper Avon Navigation) to Bidford Bridge
Lowsonford Lock No 31 — 10 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 24 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Lapworth Junction South
Lapworth Lock No 21 — 13 miles, ¾ furlongs and 34 locks away
Travel to Lapworth Junction South, then on the Stratford Canal (Northern Section) to Lapworth Lock No 21
Lapworth Wharf — 13 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 42 locks away
Travel to Lapworth Junction South, then on the Stratford Canal (Northern Section) to Lapworth Wharf
Footbridge upstream of George Billington Lock — 14 miles, 4 furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Upper Avon Navigation) to Footbridge upstream of George Billington Lock
George Billington Lock — 14 miles, 4½ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Upper Avon Navigation) to George Billington Lock
Knowle Top Lock No 51 — 16 miles, 7½ furlongs and 38 locks away
Travel to Lapworth Junction South, then on the Stratford Canal (Lapworth Link) to Lapworth Link Junction, then on the Stratford Canal (Kingswood Branch) to Kingswood Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Warwick and Birmingham Canal: widened section - Main Line) to Knowle Top Lock No 51
Hatton Top Lock No 46 — 18 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 34 locks away
Travel to Lapworth Junction South, then on the Stratford Canal (Lapworth Link) to Lapworth Link Junction, then on the Stratford Canal (Kingswood Branch) to Kingswood Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Warwick and Birmingham Canal: widened section - Main Line) to Hatton Top Lock No 46
Evesham — 18 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Upper Avon Navigation) to Evesham Lock, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Lower Avon Navigation) to Evesham

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Stratford Top Lock No 52 — 4 furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Lapworth Junction South
The Old Bathing Place — 5¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Upper Avon Navigation) to The Old Bathing Place
Luddington Lock — 3 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Upper Avon Navigation) to Luddington Lock
Footbridge upstream of George Billington Lock — 14 miles, 4 furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Upper Avon Navigation) to Footbridge upstream of George Billington Lock
George Billington Lock — 14 miles, 4½ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Upper Avon Navigation) to George Billington Lock
Swallow Wharf — 15 miles, 2 furlongs and 53 locks away
Travel to Lapworth Junction South, then on the Stratford Canal (Northern Section) to Swallow Wharf
Knowle Top Lock No 51 — 16 miles, 7½ furlongs and 38 locks away
Travel to Lapworth Junction South, then on the Stratford Canal (Lapworth Link) to Lapworth Link Junction, then on the Stratford Canal (Kingswood Branch) to Kingswood Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Warwick and Birmingham Canal: widened section - Main Line) to Knowle Top Lock No 51
Evesham Lock — 18 miles, 3 furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Upper Avon Navigation) to Evesham Lock
Hatton Top Lock No 46 — 18 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 34 locks away
Travel to Lapworth Junction South, then on the Stratford Canal (Lapworth Link) to Lapworth Link Junction, then on the Stratford Canal (Kingswood Branch) to Kingswood Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Warwick and Birmingham Canal: widened section - Main Line) to Hatton Top Lock No 46

Nearest place to turn

Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon — ½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon
Colin P Witter Lock Weir Entrance — 3¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Upper Avon Navigation) to Colin P Witter Lock Weir Entrance
Winding Hole above Stratford Top Lock No 52 — 4¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Lapworth Junction South
The Old Bathing Place — 5¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Upper Avon Navigation) to The Old Bathing Place
Weir Brake Lock Weir Entrance — 7 furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Upper Avon Navigation) to Weir Brake Lock Weir Entrance
Weir Brake Lock Weir Exit — 1 mile and 3 locks away
Travel to Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Upper Avon Navigation) to Weir Brake Lock Weir Exit
The Red House — 1 mile, 4½ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Upper Avon Navigation) to The Red House
Avon - Stour Junction — 2 miles, ½ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Upper Avon Navigation) to Avon - Stour Junction
Winding Hole below Wilmcote Top Lock — 2 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 15 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Lapworth Junction South
Luddington Lock Weir Entrance — 3 miles, 2 furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Upper Avon Navigation) to Luddington Lock Weir Entrance
Luddington Lock Wharf — 3 miles, 2 furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Upper Avon Navigation) to Luddington Lock Wharf
Luddington Lock Weir Exit — 3 miles, 2½ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Upper Avon Navigation) to Luddington Lock Weir Exit
Wilmcote Winding Hole — 3 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 16 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Lapworth Junction South
Edstone Winding Hole — 4 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 16 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Lapworth Junction South
Binton Bridge Downstream Channel Entrance — 5 miles, 1 furlong and 4 locks away
Travel to Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Upper Avon Navigation) to Binton Bridge Downstream Channel Entrance
Binton Bridge Upstream Channel Entrance — 5 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Upper Avon Navigation) to Binton Bridge Upstream Channel Entrance
Winding Hole above Bearley Lock — 5 miles, 7 furlongs and 17 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Lapworth Junction South
W A Cadbury Lock Weir Entrance — 6 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Upper Avon Navigation) to W A Cadbury Lock Weir Entrance
W A Cadbury Lock Weir Exit — 6 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Upper Avon Navigation) to W A Cadbury Lock Weir Exit
Winding Hole above Footbridge No 53 — 7 miles, ¾ furlongs and 17 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Lapworth Junction South

Nearest self-operated pump-out

Evesham Lock — 18 miles, 3 furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Junction of Stratford Canal and River Avon, then on the River Avon - Warwickshire (Upper Avon Navigation) to Evesham Lock

Nearest boatyard pump-out

Anglo Welsh Boatyard — 6 miles, 7½ furlongs and 17 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Lapworth Junction South
Swallow Wharf — 15 miles, 2 furlongs and 53 locks away
Travel to Lapworth Junction South, then on the Stratford Canal (Northern Section) to Swallow Wharf
Barston Lane Bridge No 76 — 18 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 39 locks away
Travel to Lapworth Junction South, then on the Stratford Canal (Lapworth Link) to Lapworth Link Junction, then on the Stratford Canal (Kingswood Branch) to Kingswood Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Warwick and Birmingham Canal: widened section - Main Line) to Barston Lane Bridge No 76
 

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Pub
  • Rose & Crown (British Restaurant, Gastropub)
    15 Sheep Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6EF — 198 yards to the west.
Family Style Restaurant
  • Red Lion - Warwickshire Table Table (Pub, Breakfast & Brunch Restaurant, British Restaurant)
    1 Warwick Road, Bridgefoot, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6YW — 184 yards to the north.
Gastropub
  • The Encore (Family Style Restaurant)
    Bridge Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6AB — 93 yards to the northwest.
British Restaurant
  • RSC Rooftop Restaurant (Performance Art Theatre)
    Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Waterside, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6BB — 103 yards to the southwest.
  • Golden Bee (Beer Bar, Bar & Grill)
    41-42 Sheep street, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6EE — 188 yards to the west.
French Restaurant
  • Café Rouge
    18 Sheep Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6EF — 182 yards to the southwest.
Coffee Shop
  • The Pantry
    Bridgefoot, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6YY — 60 yards to the east.
Business Service
Park
Hotel Resort
Tea Room
  • The Fourteas (British Restaurant)
    24 Sheep Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6EF — 145 yards to the southwest.
Shopping & Retail
Bar & Grill
  • The Barge and Quarterdeck
    Waterside, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6AT — 192 yards to the southwest.
  • Cox's Yard (Gastropub, Pub)
    Bridge Foot, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV376 — 129 yards to the east.
Bed and Breakfast
Train Station
Italian Restaurant
  • Carluccios Stratford upon Avon (Deli, Bar)
    13 Waterside, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6BA — 67 yards to the west.
  • Zizzi
    23 Sheep Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6EF — 130 yards to the west.
City
Church of God
Landmark & Historical Place
Restaurant
Wildlife Sanctuary
Sculpture Garden
Automotive, Aircraft & Boat
Fish & Chips Restaurant
  • Barnaby's
    25 Sheep St, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6EF — 98 yards to the southwest.
European Restaurant
  • Countess of Evesham
    Bancroft Basin, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 9 — 63 yards to the southeast.
Travel & Transportation
Local Business
Performance Art Theatre
  • RSC Royal Shakespeare Theatre
    Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Waterside, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6BB — 103 yards to the southwest.
  • Royal Shakespeare Company (Theatrical Productions)
    Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 7 — 182 yards to the south.
  • RSC Swan Theatre (Nonprofit Organization)
    Swan Theatre, Waterside, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6BB — 103 yards to the southwest.
  • The Attic Theatre
    Bridgefoot, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6YY — 105 yards to the east.
History Museum
Christian Church
Sports Club
  • Stratford-Upon-Avon Boat Club (Sports & Recreation, Boat Service)
    Stratford-upon-Avon Boat Club, Recreation Ground, Swans Nest Lane, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV377 — 180 yards to the south.
Cafe
  • Shakespaw Cat Cafe
    6 Union Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6QT — 278 yards to the northwest.
GymPhysical Fitness Center
  • Stratford Leisure Centre (Public Swimming Pool)
    Bridgeway, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6YX — 381 yards to the northeast.
Tour Agency
  • Canal & River Tours Ltd (Transportation Service)
    Canal Basin, Bancroft Gardens, Waterside, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6AT — 24 yards to the southwest.
Community
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