Ribble Link

The Ribble Link is a broad canal and is part of the Waterways of Mainland Britain. It runs for 2 miles and 7¼ furlongs through 9 locks from Ribble - Savick Brook Junction (where it joins the River Ribble) to Ribble Link - Lancaster Canal Junction (where it joins the Lancaster Canal (Main Line)).

The maximum dimensions for a boat to be able to travel on the waterway are 62 feet long and 14 feet and 3 inches wide. The maximum headroom is not known. The maximum draught is not known.

The navigational authority for this waterway is Canal & River Trust

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Ribble - Savick Brook Junction
Junction of River Ribble and Savick Brook (Ribble Link)
Ribble Link Lock No 9
Sea Lock with rotating gates
4 furlongs 0 locks
Savick Bridge
Blackpool Road Bridge
5 furlongs 1 lock
Junction with Deepdale Brook
The Brook is not navigable
5¾ furlongs 1 lock
Pumping Station Pipe Bridge 6¾ furlongs 1 lock
Ribble Link Lock No 8 1 mile and ½ furlongs 1 lock
Winding Hole above Lock No 8 1 mile and ¾ furlongs 2 locks
Goodiers Bridge
Farm bridge
1 mile and 1½ furlongs 2 locks
Ribble Link Lock No 7 1 mile and 4¼ furlongs 2 locks
Golf Club Footbridge
Built in 1996 by wrg
1 mile and 4¾ furlongs 3 locks
Golf Club Access Road Bridge 1 mile and 7 furlongs 3 locks
Ribble Link Lock No 6 1 mile and 7½ furlongs 3 locks
Leyland Bridge
Lea Road Bridge
2 miles and 1 furlong 4 locks
Ribble Link Lock No 5 2 miles and 1¾ furlongs 4 locks
Ribble Link Lock No 5 Winding Hole 2 miles and 2¼ furlongs 5 locks
Savick Way Bridge 2 miles and 3¾ furlongs 5 locks
Ribble Link Lock No 4 2 miles and 5¼ furlongs 5 locks
Ribble Link Railway Bridge (Preston to Blackpool Line) 2 miles and 6 furlongs 6 locks
Tom Benson Way Bridge 2 miles and 6¼ furlongs 6 locks
Tom Benson Way Footbridge 2 miles and 6¼ furlongs 6 locks
Ribble Link Staircase Winding Hole 2 miles and 6½ furlongs 6 locks
Ribble Link Locks Nos 1 to 3
Three lock staircase
2 miles and 6¾ furlongs 6 locks
Ribble Link Junction Footbridge 2 miles and 7¼ furlongs 9 locks
Ribble Link - Lancaster Canal Junction 2 miles and 7¼ furlongs 9 locks
 
 
 
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Wikipedia has a page about Ribble Link

The Millennium Ribble Link is a Linear Water Park and new navigation which links the once-isolated Lancaster Canal in Lancashire, England to the River Ribble. It was opened in July 2002.

"The Recipient shall ensure that the participation of the (Millennium) Commission is publicised in all public statements or announcements, and in all promotional activity concerning the Project in accordance with guidelines prescribed by the Commission".

Other Wikipedia pages that might relate to Ribble Link
[Ribble Link Trust] [Savick Brook] [Lancaster Canal] [River Ribble] [River Douglas (Lancashire)] [Thompson Dagnall] [Lancaster Canal Tramroad] [M55 motorway] [Douglas Navigation]
Information retrieved Wednesday 30 December 2015 at 1:49