Market Drayton Visitor Moorings

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Millfield Drive, Market Drayton, Shropshire, England, United Kingdom
 
 
Market Drayton Visitor Moorings is a minor waterways place on the Shropshire Union Canal (Birmingham and Liverpool Junction Canal - Main Line) between Newport Road Bridge No 45 (Knighton) (6 miles and 4½ furlongs and 5 locks to the southeast) and Newcastle Road Bridge No 62 (Market Drayton) (½ furlongs to the northwest).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Newport Road Bridge No 45 is River Tem Aqueduct; ¾ furlongs away.

The place is a visitors mooring.

User contributed information about Market Drayton Visitor Moorings
A long stretch of moorings but they can be popular in Summer. Market Drayton has several good pubs, its own brewery (Joules) and several supermarkets. So its well worth stopping here.
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Shropshire Union Canal - Market Drayton - YouTube
Nov 11, 2007 ... At the end of a long, windy and lock filled journey from Nantwich we finally tied up at the visitor moorings. After a splendid dinner at the Talbot ...
Shropshire Union Canal (Birmingham and Liverpool ... - CanalPlanAC
Penkridge - Visitor Moorings below Lock · Newcastle ... 48 hour visitor moorings, 8 miles and 1 furlong, 2 locks. Dirty Lane .... Market Drayton Visitor Moorings
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As the afternoon wore on it got quite hot, so we sought a shady mooring just .... At Market Drayton we managed to tuck in at the end of the visitor moorings by Br ...
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on Trent and Wolverhampton, as well as the many market towns along the route of these .... length of moorings to increase visitor moorings, in consultation with Waterways. .... Toms moorings • Semi-rural; Just outside Market Drayton Basin.
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Can get very busy during the peak summer cruising time
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Nearest Water point

Newcastle Road Bridge No 62 — ½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Nantwich Basin Entrance
Talbot Wharf — ¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Nantwich Basin Entrance
Tyrley Top Lock No 3 — 1 mile, 2½ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Autherley Junction
Audlem Wharf — 6 miles, 1 furlong and 17 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Nantwich Basin Entrance
Audlem Lock 13 No 25 — 6 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 17 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Nantwich Basin Entrance
Overwater Marina — 7 miles, ¼ furlongs and 20 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Nantwich Basin Entrance
Norbury Wharf boatyard — 11 miles, ½ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Autherley Junction
Norbury Junction — 11 miles, ½ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Autherley Junction
Nantwich Junction Bridge No 92 — 12 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 22 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Nantwich Basin Entrance
Nantwich Basin Entrance — 12 miles, 3 furlongs and 22 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Nantwich Basin Entrance
Gnosall Bridge No 35 — 13 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Autherley Junction
Hurleston Junction — 14 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin Entrance, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Hurleston Junction
Hurleston Top Lock No 4 — 14 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 25 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin Entrance, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Hurleston Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Llangollen Canal - Main Line) to Hurleston Top Lock No 4
Barbridge Junction — 15 miles, 4½ furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin Entrance, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Barbridge Junction
Calveley Service Station — 17 miles, 2 furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin Entrance, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Calveley Service Station
Calveley Bridge No 104 — 17 miles, 3½ furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin Entrance, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Calveley Bridge No 104
Bunbury Locks Nos 30 and 31 — 18 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin Entrance, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Bunbury Locks Nos 30 and 31
Wheaton Aston Services — 18 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Autherley Junction
Beeston Stone Lock No 33 — 19 miles, 6 furlongs and 25 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin Entrance, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Beeston Stone Lock No 33

Nearest Rubbish disposal

Newcastle Road Bridge No 62 — ½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Nantwich Basin Entrance
Talbot Wharf — ¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Nantwich Basin Entrance
Tyrley Top Lock No 3 — 1 mile, 2½ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Autherley Junction
Audlem Wharf — 6 miles, 1 furlong and 17 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Nantwich Basin Entrance
Norbury Wharf boatyard — 11 miles, ½ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Autherley Junction
Norbury Junction — 11 miles, ½ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Autherley Junction
Nantwich Junction Bridge No 92 — 12 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 22 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Nantwich Basin Entrance
Nantwich Basin Entrance — 12 miles, 3 furlongs and 22 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Nantwich Basin Entrance
Hurleston Junction — 14 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin Entrance, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Hurleston Junction
Hurleston Top Lock No 4 — 14 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 25 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin Entrance, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Hurleston Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Llangollen Canal - Main Line) to Hurleston Top Lock No 4
Barbridge Junction — 15 miles, 4½ furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin Entrance, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Barbridge Junction
Calveley Service Station — 17 miles, 2 furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin Entrance, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Calveley Service Station
Calveley Bridge No 104 — 17 miles, 3½ furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin Entrance, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Calveley Bridge No 104
Bunbury Locks Nos 30 and 31 — 18 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin Entrance, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Bunbury Locks Nos 30 and 31
Wheaton Aston Services — 18 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Autherley Junction

Nearest Chemical toilet disposal

Newcastle Road Bridge No 62 — ½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Nantwich Basin Entrance
Tyrley Top Lock No 3 — 1 mile, 2½ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Autherley Junction
Audlem Wharf — 6 miles, 1 furlong and 17 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Nantwich Basin Entrance
Overwater Marina — 7 miles, ¼ furlongs and 20 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Nantwich Basin Entrance
Norbury Wharf boatyard — 11 miles, ½ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Autherley Junction
Norbury Junction — 11 miles, ½ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Autherley Junction
Nantwich Junction Bridge No 92 — 12 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 22 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Nantwich Basin Entrance
Nantwich Basin Entrance — 12 miles, 3 furlongs and 22 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Nantwich Basin Entrance
Hurleston Junction — 14 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin Entrance, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Hurleston Junction
Hurleston Top Lock No 4 — 14 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 25 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin Entrance, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Hurleston Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Llangollen Canal - Main Line) to Hurleston Top Lock No 4
Barbridge Marina — 15 miles, 5 furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin Entrance, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Barbridge Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Middlewich Branch) to Barbridge Marina
Calveley Service Station — 17 miles, 2 furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin Entrance, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Calveley Service Station
Calveley Bridge No 104 — 17 miles, 3½ furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin Entrance, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Calveley Bridge No 104
Bunbury Locks Nos 30 and 31 — 18 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin Entrance, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Bunbury Locks Nos 30 and 31
Wheaton Aston Services — 18 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Autherley Junction

Nearest Place to turn

Talbot Wharf — ¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Nantwich Basin Entrance
Tyrley Wharf Winding hole — 1 mile, 2¾ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Autherley Junction
Adderley Winding Hole — 3 miles, 1 furlong away
On this waterway in the direction of Nantwich Basin Entrance
Goldstone Wharf — 3 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Autherley Junction
Park Heath Bridge No 48 — 5 miles, 4½ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Autherley Junction
Moss Hall Winding Hole — 6 miles, 4½ furlongs and 20 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Nantwich Basin Entrance
Wharf Inn (Shebdon) Winding Hole — 7 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Autherley Junction
Grub Street Winding Hole — 9 miles, 3½ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Autherley Junction
Hack Green Winding Hole — 9 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 22 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Nantwich Basin Entrance
Norbury Junction — 11 miles, ½ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Autherley Junction
Marsh Lane Winding hole — 11 miles, 3 furlongs and 22 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Nantwich Basin Entrance
Nantwich Basin Entrance — 12 miles, 3 furlongs and 22 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Nantwich Basin Entrance
Poole Hill Winding Hole — 13 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin Entrance, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Poole Hill Winding Hole
Hurleston Junction — 14 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin Entrance, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Hurleston Junction
Newport Canal Basin — 15 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 25 locks away
Travel to Norbury Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Birmingham and Liverpool Junction Canal - Newport Branch - Main Line) to Newport Canal Basin
Barbridge Junction — 15 miles, 4½ furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin Entrance, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Barbridge Junction
High Onn Wharf — 15 miles, 6 furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Autherley Junction
Ravensmoor Wharf Winding Hole — 15 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 26 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin Entrance, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Hurleston Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Llangollen Canal - Main Line) to Ravensmoor Wharf Winding Hole
Swanley Marina — 16 miles, 1 furlong and 26 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin Entrance, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Hurleston Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Llangollen Canal - Main Line) to Swanley Marina
Crossbanks Farm Winding Hole — 16 miles, 5½ furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin Entrance, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Barbridge Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Middlewich Branch) to Crossbanks Farm Winding Hole