Swarkestone Junction

Junction of Derby and Trent and Mersey Canals
Pingle Lane, Swarkestone, South Derbyshire, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom
 
 
Swarkestone Junction is a major waterways place at the junction of the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Derwent Mouth to Burton) with the Derby and Sandiacre Canal.
 
Willington Winding Hole is on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Derwent Mouth to Burton), 5 miles and 2½ furlongs and 1 lock to the west. Shardlow is on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Derwent Mouth to Burton), 5 miles and 7¼ furlongs and 4 locks to the east. Sandiacre Junction (Junction with the closed Derby Canal) is on the Grand Union Canal (Erewash Canal), 12 miles and 4 furlongs and 9 locks to the east.
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Willington Winding Hole is Swarkestone Toll House (Crane and Old Lock next to Toll House where canal originally ran through to River Trent); 1 furlong away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Shardlow is Swarkestone Lock No 5; ¼ furlongs away.

Places of interest within 1 mile and to which this is the nearest place: B and Q DIY shops (3 miles and 1½ furlongs away); Aliance and Leicester cashpoints (ATM machines) (1 mile and 5¼ furlongs away); Barclays Bank cashpoints (ATM machines) (2 miles and 1 furlong away); Lloyds Bank cashpoints (ATM machines) (2 miles and 1¾ furlongs away); Natwest Bank cashpoints (ATM machines) (2 miles and 1½ furlongs away)

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Nearest Water point

Swarkestone Lock No 5 — ¼ furlongs away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Derwent Mouth to Burton) in the direction of Derwent Mouth
Weston Lock No 4 — 2 miles, 7½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Derwent Mouth to Burton) in the direction of Derwent Mouth
Willington Bridge No 23 — 5 miles, 3 furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Derwent Mouth to Burton) in the direction of Horninglow Basin
Shardlow — 5 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Derwent Mouth to Burton) in the direction of Derwent Mouth
Sawley Locks No 2 — 8 miles, 1 furlong and 6 locks away
Travel to Derwent Mouth, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Sawley Locks No 2
Former BW Trent Lock Waterway Office — 9 miles, 1 furlong and 8 locks away
Travel to Derwent Mouth, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Trent Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Erewash Canal) to Former BW Trent Lock Waterway Office
Horninglow Basin — 9 miles, 4 furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Derwent Mouth to Burton) in the direction of Horninglow Basin
Cranfleet Lock No 3 — 9 miles, 5½ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Derwent Mouth, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Cranfleet Lock No 3
Beeston Lock No 4 — 14 miles and 9 locks away
Travel to Derwent Mouth, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Beeston Lock No 4
Barton Turn Lock No 10 — 14 miles, ½ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Horninglow Basin, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Burton to Fradley) to Barton Turn Lock No 10
Bishop Meadow Lock No 54 — 17 miles, 1 furlong and 12 locks away
Travel to Derwent Mouth, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Trent Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - River Soar Navigation) to Bishop Meadow Lock No 54
Gaskells Bridge No 46 — 17 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Horninglow Basin, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Burton to Fradley) to Gaskells Bridge No 46
Loughborough Basin — 18 miles, 2 furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Derwent Mouth, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Trent Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - River Soar Navigation) to Loughborough Branch Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Loughborough Branch) to Loughborough Basin
Meadow Lane Bridge No 39 — 18 miles, 5 furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Derwent Mouth, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Trent Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - River Soar Navigation) to Meadow Lane Bridge No 39
Fradley Visitor Centre — 19 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Horninglow Basin, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Burton to Fradley) to Fradley Visitor Centre
Fradley Swingbridge — 19 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Horninglow Basin, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Burton to Fradley) to Fradley Junction, then on the Coventry Canal (Detached Portion) to Fradley Swingbridge
Meadow Lane Lock — 19 miles, 7 furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Derwent Mouth, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Beeston Lock No 4, then on the River Trent (Beeston Canal) to Lenton Chain, then on the River Trent (Nottingham Canal) to Meadow Lane Lock

Nearest Rubbish disposal

Swarkestone Lock No 5 — ¼ furlongs away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Derwent Mouth to Burton) in the direction of Derwent Mouth
Sawley Locks No 2 — 8 miles, 1 furlong and 6 locks away
Travel to Derwent Mouth, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Sawley Locks No 2
Former BW Trent Lock Waterway Office — 9 miles, 1 furlong and 8 locks away
Travel to Derwent Mouth, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Trent Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Erewash Canal) to Former BW Trent Lock Waterway Office
Cranfleet Lock No 3 — 9 miles, 5½ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Derwent Mouth, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Cranfleet Lock No 3
Beeston Lock No 4 — 14 miles and 9 locks away
Travel to Derwent Mouth, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Beeston Lock No 4
Barton Turn Lock No 10 — 14 miles, ½ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Horninglow Basin, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Burton to Fradley) to Barton Turn Lock No 10
Bishop Meadow Lock No 54 — 17 miles, 1 furlong and 12 locks away
Travel to Derwent Mouth, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Trent Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - River Soar Navigation) to Bishop Meadow Lock No 54
Fradley Visitor Centre — 19 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Horninglow Basin, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Burton to Fradley) to Fradley Visitor Centre
Meadow Lane Lock — 19 miles, 7 furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Derwent Mouth, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Beeston Lock No 4, then on the River Trent (Beeston Canal) to Lenton Chain, then on the River Trent (Nottingham Canal) to Meadow Lane Lock

Nearest Chemical toilet disposal

Willington Bridge No 23 — 5 miles, 3 furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Derwent Mouth to Burton) in the direction of Horninglow Basin
Sawley Locks No 2 — 8 miles, 1 furlong and 6 locks away
Travel to Derwent Mouth, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Sawley Locks No 2
Former BW Trent Lock Waterway Office — 9 miles, 1 furlong and 8 locks away
Travel to Derwent Mouth, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Trent Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Erewash Canal) to Former BW Trent Lock Waterway Office
Horninglow Basin — 9 miles, 4 furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Derwent Mouth to Burton) in the direction of Horninglow Basin
Beeston Lock No 4 — 14 miles and 9 locks away
Travel to Derwent Mouth, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Beeston Lock No 4
Barton Turn Lock No 10 — 14 miles, ½ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Horninglow Basin, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Burton to Fradley) to Barton Turn Lock No 10
Bishop Meadow Lock No 54 — 17 miles, 1 furlong and 12 locks away
Travel to Derwent Mouth, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Trent Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - River Soar Navigation) to Bishop Meadow Lock No 54
Fradley Visitor Centre — 19 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Horninglow Basin, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Burton to Fradley) to Fradley Visitor Centre
Meadow Lane Lock — 19 miles, 7 furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Derwent Mouth, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Beeston Lock No 4, then on the River Trent (Beeston Canal) to Lenton Chain, then on the River Trent (Nottingham Canal) to Meadow Lane Lock

Nearest Place to turn

Chellaston Winding Hole — 1 mile, 3 furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Derwent Mouth to Burton) in the direction of Derwent Mouth
Stenson Lock No 6 — 3 miles, ¼ furlongs away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Derwent Mouth to Burton) in the direction of Horninglow Basin
Stenson Marina — 3 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Derwent Mouth to Burton) in the direction of Horninglow Basin
Willington Winding Hole — 5 miles, 2½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Derwent Mouth to Burton) in the direction of Horninglow Basin
Winding Hole below Shardlow Lock — 5 miles, 6 furlongs and 4 locks away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Derwent Mouth to Burton) in the direction of Derwent Mouth
Shardlow — 5 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Derwent Mouth to Burton) in the direction of Derwent Mouth
Derwent Mouth — 7 miles and 5 locks away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Derwent Mouth to Burton) in the direction of Derwent Mouth
Sawley Flood Lock Weir Entrance — 7 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to Derwent Mouth, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Sawley Flood Lock Weir Entrance
Sawley Lock No 2 Weir Exit — 8 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Derwent Mouth, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Sawley Lock No 2 Weir Exit
Former BW Trent Lock Waterway Office — 9 miles, 1 furlong and 8 locks away
Travel to Derwent Mouth, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Trent Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Erewash Canal) to Former BW Trent Lock Waterway Office
Soar Mouth — 9 miles, 1½ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Derwent Mouth, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Trent Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - River Soar Navigation) to Soar Mouth
Horninglow Basin — 9 miles, 4 furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Derwent Mouth to Burton) in the direction of Horninglow Basin
Redhill Lock Junction — 9 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Derwent Mouth, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Trent Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - River Soar Navigation) to Redhill Lock Junction
Cranfleet Lock Weir Exit — 9 miles, 6 furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Derwent Mouth, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Cranfleet Lock Weir Exit
Sheetstores Basin — 9 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Derwent Mouth, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Trent Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Erewash Canal) to Sheetstores Basin
Redhill Marine Ltd — 10 miles, ¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Derwent Mouth, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Trent Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - River Soar Navigation) to Redhill Marine Ltd
Shobnall Basin — 10 miles, 2½ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Horninglow Basin, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Burton to Fradley) to Shobnall Basin
Ratcliffe Lock Junction — 10 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Derwent Mouth, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Trent Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - River Soar Navigation) to Ratcliffe Lock Junction
Ratcliffe Weir — 10 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Derwent Mouth, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Trent Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - River Soar Navigation) to Ratcliffe Weir
Long Eaton Winding Hole — 11 miles, ½ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Derwent Mouth, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Trent Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Erewash Canal) to Long Eaton Winding Hole