Torksey Visitor Moorings

 
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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The Tidal Trent - it's a bit of a bore from Scribblings from the Mintball posted Saturday the 2nd of August, 2014
Of Cathedrals and Glory Holes from Scribblings from the Mintball posted Friday the 1st of August, 2014
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Nearest Water point

Torksey Lock — 1¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Torksey Junction
Saxilby Bridge — 4 miles, 7½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of High Bridge Lincoln (the Glory Hole)
Lincoln Sanitary Station — 10 miles, ½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of High Bridge Lincoln (the Glory Hole)
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, 7¼ 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 — 19 miles, 7½ 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

Nearest Rubbish disposal

Torksey Lock — 1¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Torksey Junction
Saxilby Bridge — 4 miles, 7½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of High Bridge Lincoln (the Glory Hole)
Lincoln Sanitary Station — 10 miles, ½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of High Bridge Lincoln (the Glory Hole)
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, 7¼ 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 — 19 miles, 7½ 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

Nearest Chemical toilet disposal

Torksey Lock — 1¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Torksey Junction
Lincoln Sanitary Station — 10 miles, ½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of High Bridge Lincoln (the Glory Hole)
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, 7¼ 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 — 19 miles, 7½ 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
 

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