Falkirk Tunnel (south end)

Venachar Road, Falkirk, Scotland, United Kingdom
 
Falkirk Tunnel South End Union Canal Scotland
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Taken: 19 October 2011

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Falkirk Tunnel (south end) is a minor waterways place on the Edinburgh and Glasgow Union Canal between Falkirk Wheel (A new and unique boat lift) (2 miles and 5 furlongs and 2 locks to the west) and Scott Russell Aqueduct (west end) (24 miles and 3½ furlongs to the east).
 
It is at one end of Falkirk Tunnel.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Falkirk Wheel is Falkirk Tunnel (north end); 3¼ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Scott Russell Aqueduct (west end) is Glen High Bridge No 61; 1 furlong away.

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Union Canal (Scotland) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Union Canal is a canal in Scotland, running from Falkirk to Edinburgh, ... a basin in the space between Semple Street and Lothian Road, south of Morrison Street. ... through Black Hill Tunnel, and across the Glen Water, on which stream, at a .... saw the two canals joined once again at the Falkirk end of the Union Canal, ...
Trent and Mersey Canal - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Preston Brook Tunnel (South end) ... Saltersford Tunnel (East end) ..... boat-lift in the United Kingdom until the construction of the Falkirk Wheel in Scotland.
Union Canal: Falkirk to Linlithgow (Walkhighlands)
Rail stations at Falkirk High (for start) and Lithlithgow (end). Traveline Scotland. ... Turn left along the towpath to reach the Falkirk Tunnel. 630m long, the tunnel ...
Union Canal - Falkirk Local History Society
It was successful and engineers were forced to cut a 690 yard tunnel under ... At the Falkirk end of the canal a flight of eleven locks bridged the gap to Lock 16 on the ... pointing out the sights to be seen to north and south of both the Union and  ...
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On this waterway in the direction of Union Canal Junction
Huts Bridge Winding Hole — 4¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Edinburgh Quay
Huts Bridge No 59 — 6 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Edinburgh Quay
Greenbank Winding Hole — 1 mile, 1¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Union Canal Junction
Greenbank Aqueduct Arm — 1 mile, 3¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Union Canal Junction
Lime Road Bridge — 1 mile, 7¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Union Canal Junction
Redding Bridge No 56 — 2 miles, ¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Edinburgh Quay
Rough Castle Tunnel Winding Hole — 2 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Union Canal Junction
Falkirk Wheel Basin — 2 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Union Canal Junction
Union Canal Junction — 2 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Union Canal Junction
Brightons Bridge No 54 — 3 miles, 1 furlong away
On this waterway in the direction of Edinburgh Quay
Falkirk Bottom Lock No 16 — 3 miles, 6 furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Union Canal Junction, then on the Forth and Clyde Canal (Main Line) to Falkirk Bottom Lock No 16
A801 Road Bridge — 4 miles, 3½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Edinburgh Quay
Vellore Road Bridge No 51 — 5 miles, ½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Edinburgh Quay
Avon Aqueduct Winding Hole — 5 miles, 7¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Edinburgh Quay
Woodcockdale Bridge No 48 — 6 miles, 3¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Edinburgh Quay
Manse Road Basin — 8 miles, 4½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Edinburgh Quay
Wyndford Lock Winding Hole — 9 miles and 8 locks away
Travel to Union Canal Junction, then on the Forth and Clyde Canal (Main Line) to Wyndford Lock Winding Hole
Kingscavils Bridge No 41 — 10 miles, 1½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Edinburgh Quay
Craigmarloch Basin — 10 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Union Canal Junction, then on the Forth and Clyde Canal (Main Line) to Craigmarloch Basin