The River Ribble is a tidal river and is part of the Waterways of Mainland Britain. It runs for 5 miles and 4 furlongs through 1 lock from Douglas Mouth (where it joins the River Douglas) to Preston Marina (which is a dead end).
The maximum dimensions for a boat to be able to travel on the waterway are 100 feet long and 30 feet wide. The maximum headroom is not known. The maximum draught is not known.
Relevant books - waterway maps:
- Waterway Routes 01M - England and Wales Map
- Waterway Routes 09M - Lancaster Canal Map (Downloadable)
Relevant books - waterway guides:
- Collins Nicholson Waterways Guides No 5 - North West & the Pennines
- Pearson's Canal Companion: Leeds & Liverpool - West Yorkshire Waterways
Junction of River Ribble and River Douglas
|Ribble - Savick Brook Junction
Junction of River Ribble and Savick Brook (Ribble Link)
|3 miles and 3¼ furlongs||0 locks|
|Preston Marina Junction
Junction of the River Ribble and the Preston Marina Arm
|4 miles and 7½ furlongs||0 locks|
|Preston Marina Tidal Gates||5 miles and 1 furlong||0 locks|
|Preston Marina Outer Basin||5 miles and 1½ furlongs||0 locks|
|Preston Marina Lock||5 miles and 2½ furlongs||0 locks|
|Navigation Way Swing Bridge||5 miles and 2¾ furlongs||1 lock|
|Preston Marina||5 miles and 4 furlongs||1 lock|
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The River Ribble is a river that runs through North Yorkshire and Lancashire in Northern England.