Torksey Visitor Moorings

Fossdyke Walk, Torksey, West Lindsey, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom
 
Visitor Mooring Pontoon below the lock, on tidal Trent
Copyright: Stewart Kirby
Taken: August 2006
 
Torksey Visitor Moorings is a place on the waterways on the Fossdyke Canal between Saxilby Bridge (4 miles and 7½ furlongs to the east) and Torksey Junction (Junction of Fossdyke Canal with River Trent. There are floating moorings just inside the Fossdyke; you can wait for the tide here, without needing to lock into the Fossdyke ) (3¾ furlongs and 1 lock to the west).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Saxilby Bridge is Hardwick (Site of former ferry); 2 miles and 3 furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Torksey Junction is Torksey Lock; 1¾ furlongs away.

Bridge Street Pipe Bridge4 miles, 6¼ furlongs
Saxilby Village Wharf moorings4 miles, 5¾ furlongs
West Bank Railway Bridge4 miles, 5½ furlongs
Drinsey Nook3 miles, 1¾ furlongs
Hardwick2 miles, 3 furlongs
Torksey Visitor Moorings
Torksey Lock1¾ furlongs
A156 Road Bridge1¾ furlongs
Torksey Junction3¾ furlongs
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Cruise Guide: Fossdyke and Witham - Navigation - Canal Boat
Nov 5, 2013 ... A thousand years later, Torksey and Lincoln became busy inland ports after the ... Saxilby has visitor moorings and a pleasant waterfront with ...
Tyro on the Trent - Waterway Articles
This proved to be good advice as there are visitor's moorings with rings, ... the tide and he said we could go straight on to Torksey, our planned stop for the day.
Narrowboat Balmaha –Torksey Lock to Boston - Blog.co.uk
Sep 6, 2009 ... We started the week at Torksey and with permission stayed slightly longer than the regulation ... No wonder all the boats were down the other end of the moorings, I never learn. .... Mike Bycroft (Visitor); 10/09/2009 @ 13:50:20.
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Four miles from leaving Torksey you will pass private moorings on your left, ... On the left you come to the Harbourmasters office and the visitors moorings, ...
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Nearest Water point

Torksey Lock — 1¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Saxilby Bridge — 4 miles, 7½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Lincoln Sanitary Station — 10 miles, ½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Stamp End Lock No 1 — 11 miles, 1¾ furlongs away
Travel to High Bridge Lincoln (the Glory Hole), then on the River Witham (Lincoln to Boston) to Stamp End Lock No 1
West Stockwith Basin — 15 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Chesterfield Canal - River Trent Junction, then on the Chesterfield Canal (Retford to the Trent) to West Stockwith Basin
Cromwell Lock Weir Entrance — 17 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Cromwell Lock Weir Exit, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Cromwell Lock Weir Entrance
Bardney Lock No 2 — 18 miles, 7 furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to High Bridge Lincoln (the Glory Hole), then on the River Witham (Lincoln to Boston) to Bardney Lock No 2
Nether Lock No 10 — 21 miles and 2 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Cromwell Lock Weir Exit, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Nether Lock No 10
Newark Town Lock No 9 — 22 miles, 1½ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Cromwell Lock Weir Exit, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Newark Town Lock No 9
Retford and Worksop Boat Club — 24 miles, 6½ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Chesterfield Canal - River Trent Junction, then on the Chesterfield Canal (Retford to the Trent) to Retford and Worksop Boat Club
Keadby Moorings — 28 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Keadby Junction, then on the Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation (Stainforth and Keadby Canal) to Keadby Moorings
Hazelford Lock No 8 — 30 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Cromwell Lock Weir Exit, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Hazelford Lock No 8
Forest Lock No 55 — 33 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Chesterfield Canal - River Trent Junction, then on the Chesterfield Canal (Retford to the Trent) to West Retford Lock No 58, then on the Chesterfield Canal (Norwood to Retford) to Forest Lock No 55
Gunthorpe Bridge — 35 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Cromwell Lock Weir Exit, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Gunthorpe Bridge
Thorne Swing Bridge — 37 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Keadby Junction, then on the Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation (Stainforth and Keadby Canal) to Thorne Swing Bridge
Stoke Bardolph Lock No 6 — 39 miles, 7 furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Cromwell Lock Weir Exit, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Stoke Bardolph Lock No 6
Worksop Town Lock No 50 — 40 miles, 6½ furlongs and 16 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Chesterfield Canal - River Trent Junction, then on the Chesterfield Canal (Retford to the Trent) to West Retford Lock No 58, then on the Chesterfield Canal (Norwood to Retford) to Worksop Town Lock No 50
Bramwith Swing Bridge — 42 miles, 2 furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Keadby Junction, then on the Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation (Stainforth and Keadby Canal) to Stainforth Junction, then on the Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation (Bramwith to Stainforth) to Bramwith Swing Bridge
Boston BW Moorings — 42 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to High Bridge Lincoln (the Glory Hole), then on the River Witham (Lincoln to Boston) to Boston BW Moorings
Bramwith Lock No 14 — 42 miles, 5 furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Keadby Junction, then on the Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation (Stainforth and Keadby Canal) to Stainforth Junction, then on the Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation (Bramwith to Stainforth) to Bramwith Lock No 14

Nearest Rubbish disposal

Torksey Lock — 1¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Saxilby Bridge — 4 miles, 7½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Lincoln Sanitary Station — 10 miles, ½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
West Stockwith Basin — 15 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Chesterfield Canal - River Trent Junction, then on the Chesterfield Canal (Retford to the Trent) to West Stockwith Basin
Cromwell Lock Weir Entrance — 17 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Cromwell Lock Weir Exit, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Cromwell Lock Weir Entrance
Bardney Lock No 2 — 18 miles, 7 furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to High Bridge Lincoln (the Glory Hole), then on the River Witham (Lincoln to Boston) to Bardney Lock No 2
Nether Lock No 10 — 21 miles and 2 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Cromwell Lock Weir Exit, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Nether Lock No 10
Newark Town Lock No 9 — 22 miles, 1½ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Cromwell Lock Weir Exit, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Newark Town Lock No 9
Keadby Moorings — 28 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Keadby Junction, then on the Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation (Stainforth and Keadby Canal) to Keadby Moorings
Hazelford Lock No 8 — 30 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Cromwell Lock Weir Exit, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Hazelford Lock No 8
Forest Lock No 55 — 33 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Chesterfield Canal - River Trent Junction, then on the Chesterfield Canal (Retford to the Trent) to West Retford Lock No 58, then on the Chesterfield Canal (Norwood to Retford) to Forest Lock No 55
Gunthorpe Bridge — 35 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Cromwell Lock Weir Exit, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Gunthorpe Bridge
Thorne Swing Bridge — 37 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Keadby Junction, then on the Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation (Stainforth and Keadby Canal) to Thorne Swing Bridge
Stoke Bardolph Lock No 6 — 39 miles, 7 furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Cromwell Lock Weir Exit, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Stoke Bardolph Lock No 6
Worksop Town Lock No 50 — 40 miles, 6½ furlongs and 16 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Chesterfield Canal - River Trent Junction, then on the Chesterfield Canal (Retford to the Trent) to West Retford Lock No 58, then on the Chesterfield Canal (Norwood to Retford) to Worksop Town Lock No 50
Bramwith Swing Bridge — 42 miles, 2 furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Keadby Junction, then on the Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation (Stainforth and Keadby Canal) to Stainforth Junction, then on the Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation (Bramwith to Stainforth) to Bramwith Swing Bridge
Boston BW Moorings — 42 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to High Bridge Lincoln (the Glory Hole), then on the River Witham (Lincoln to Boston) to Boston BW Moorings
Holme Lock No 5 — 42 miles, 7½ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Cromwell Lock Weir Exit, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Holme Lock No 5
Barnby Dun Lift Bridge — 44 miles and 4 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Keadby Junction, then on the Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation (Stainforth and Keadby Canal) to Stainforth Junction, then on the Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation (Bramwith to Stainforth) to Bramwith Junction, then on the Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation (Main Line) to Barnby Dun Lift Bridge
Meadow Lane Lock — 45 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Cromwell Lock Weir Exit, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Meadow Lane Junction, then on the River Trent (Nottingham Canal) to Meadow Lane Lock

Nearest Chemical toilet disposal

Torksey Lock — 1¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Lincoln Sanitary Station — 10 miles, ½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
West Stockwith Basin — 15 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Chesterfield Canal - River Trent Junction, then on the Chesterfield Canal (Retford to the Trent) to West Stockwith Basin
Cromwell Lock Weir Entrance — 17 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Cromwell Lock Weir Exit, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Cromwell Lock Weir Entrance
Bardney Lock No 2 — 18 miles, 7 furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to High Bridge Lincoln (the Glory Hole), then on the River Witham (Lincoln to Boston) to Bardney Lock No 2
Nether Lock No 10 — 21 miles and 2 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Cromwell Lock Weir Exit, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Nether Lock No 10
Newark Town Lock No 9 — 22 miles, 1½ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Cromwell Lock Weir Exit, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Newark Town Lock No 9
Retford and Worksop Boat Club — 24 miles, 6½ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Chesterfield Canal - River Trent Junction, then on the Chesterfield Canal (Retford to the Trent) to Retford and Worksop Boat Club
Forest Lock No 55 — 33 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Chesterfield Canal - River Trent Junction, then on the Chesterfield Canal (Retford to the Trent) to West Retford Lock No 58, then on the Chesterfield Canal (Norwood to Retford) to Forest Lock No 55
Gunthorpe Bridge — 35 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Cromwell Lock Weir Exit, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Gunthorpe Bridge
Stoke Bardolph Lock No 6 — 39 miles, 7 furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Cromwell Lock Weir Exit, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Stoke Bardolph Lock No 6
Worksop Town Lock No 50 — 40 miles, 6½ furlongs and 16 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Chesterfield Canal - River Trent Junction, then on the Chesterfield Canal (Retford to the Trent) to West Retford Lock No 58, then on the Chesterfield Canal (Norwood to Retford) to Worksop Town Lock No 50
Bramwith Swing Bridge — 42 miles, 2 furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Keadby Junction, then on the Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation (Stainforth and Keadby Canal) to Stainforth Junction, then on the Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation (Bramwith to Stainforth) to Bramwith Swing Bridge
Boston Grand Sluice Lock No 3 — 42 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to High Bridge Lincoln (the Glory Hole), then on the River Witham (Lincoln to Boston) to Boston Grand Sluice Lock No 3
Holme Lock No 5 — 42 miles, 7½ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Cromwell Lock Weir Exit, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Holme Lock No 5
Barnby Dun Lift Bridge — 44 miles and 4 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Keadby Junction, then on the Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation (Stainforth and Keadby Canal) to Stainforth Junction, then on the Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation (Bramwith to Stainforth) to Bramwith Junction, then on the Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation (Main Line) to Barnby Dun Lift Bridge
Meadow Lane Lock — 45 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Cromwell Lock Weir Exit, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Meadow Lane Junction, then on the River Trent (Nottingham Canal) to Meadow Lane Lock
Dutch Riverside — 45 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Keadby Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Keadby to Trent Falls) to Trent Falls, then on the River Ouse : Yorkshire (tidal section - Goole to Trent Falls) to Ouse - Aire and Calder Junction, then on the Aire and Calder Navigation (Main Line) to Dutch Riverside
Beeston Lock No 4 — 51 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Cromwell Lock Weir Exit, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Meadow Lane Junction, then on the River Trent (Nottingham Canal) to Lenton Chain, then on the River Trent (Beeston Canal) to Beeston Lock No 4
Whitley Lock No 11 — 54 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Torksey Junction, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Keadby Junction, then on the Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation (Stainforth and Keadby Canal) to Stainforth Junction, then on the Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation (Bramwith to Stainforth) to Bramwith Junction, then on the Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation (New Junction Canal) to Sykehouse Junction, then on the Aire and Calder Navigation (Main Line) to Whitley Lock No 11