Oxford Canal (Northern Section - Wyken Arm)

The Oxford Canal (Northern Section - Wyken Arm) is a narrow canal and is part of the Oxford Canal (Northern Section). It runs for 2 furlongs from Wyken Arm Junction (where it joins the Oxford Canal (Northern Section - Main Line)) to Wyken Arm Terminal Basin (which is a dead end).

The maximum dimensions for a boat to be able to travel on the waterway are 72 feet long and 7 feet wide. The maximum headroom is 7 feet. The maximum draught is 4 feet and 11 inches.

The navigational authority for this waterway is Canal & River Trust

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Wyken Arm Junction
Old Colliery Branch
Wyken Arm Junction Bridge a few yards 0 locks
Wyken Arm Bridge ½ furlongs 0 locks
Wyken Arm Motorway Bridge 1¼ furlongs 0 locks
Wyken Arm Footbridge 1¾ furlongs 0 locks
Wyken Arm Terminal Basin 2 furlongs 0 locks
 
 
 
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Wikipedia has a page about Oxford Canal

The Oxford Canal is a 78-mile-long (126 km) narrow canal in central England linking Oxford with Coventry via Banbury and Rugby. It connects with the River Thames at Oxford, to the Grand Union Canal at the villages of Braunston and Napton-on-the-Hill, and to the Coventry Canal at Hawkesbury Junction in Bedworth just north of Coventry. The canal was once an important artery of trade between the English Midlands and London, and is now highly popular among pleasure boaters.

The Oxford Canal passes mainly through the Oxfordshire, Northamptonshire and Warwickshire countryside, and is often considered to be one of the most scenic canals in Britain. North of Napton-on-the-Hill, the canal forms part of the Warwickshire ring.

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Information retrieved Tuesday 29 December 2015 at 10:04