Market Drayton Visitor Moorings

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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.

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Information retrieved Tuesday 15 April 2014 at 7:20
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 ...
Living The Dream: Wheaton Ashton to Market Drayton
2 days ago ... We reached the moorings at Norbury to be greeted by Peter and Heather on Blackberry ... At the end of the Market Drayton visitor moorings ...
Wharf Caravan Park, Market Drayton, Shropshire, Shropshire ...
Holiday, Touring and Camping Park in Market Drayton, Shropshire ... Canal complete with Pub, Canal side Garden, Children's Play Area and Moorings. ... at the time of publication however, Shropshire Tourism would like to advise all visitors to ...
Market Drayton|Museum - CanalCuttings.co.uk
The Shropshire Union crosses the River Tern and a minor road close to the southernmost visitor moorings. The town was formerly known as "Drayton in Hales" ...
Information retrieved Wednesday 9 April 2014 at 21:47
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Nearest Water point

Newcastle Road Bridge No 62 — ½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Talbot Wharf — ¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Tyrley Top Lock No 3 — 1 mile, 2½ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Audlem Wharf — 6 miles, ¾ furlongs and 17 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Overwater Marina — 7 miles and 20 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Norbury Wharf boatyard — 11 miles, ¼ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Norbury Junction — 11 miles, ½ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Nantwich Junction Bridge No 92 — 12 miles, 2 furlongs and 22 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Nantwich Basin — 12 miles, 3 furlongs and 22 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Gnosall Bridge No 35 — 13 miles, 4 furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Hurleston Junction — 14 miles, 2 furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin, 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, 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, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Barbridge Junction
Calveley Bridge No 104 — 17 miles, 3 furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Calveley Bridge No 104
Bunbury Locks Nos 30 and 31 — 18 miles, 1½ furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Bunbury Locks Nos 30 and 31
Tavern Bridge No 19 — 18 miles, 4½ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Beeston Stone Lock No 33 — 19 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 25 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Beeston Stone Lock No 33
Tattenhall Marina — 23 miles, 4½ furlongs and 28 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Tattenhall Marina
Middlewich Junction Footbridge — 25 miles, 5½ furlongs and 26 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Barbridge Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Middlewich Branch) to Wardle Lock No 4, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Wardle Lock Branch) to Middlewich Junction Footbridge
Middlewich Junction — 25 miles, 5½ furlongs and 26 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Barbridge Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Middlewich Branch) to Wardle Lock No 4, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Wardle Lock Branch) to Middlewich Junction

Nearest Rubbish disposal

Newcastle Road Bridge No 62 — ½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Talbot Wharf — ¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Tyrley Top Lock No 3 — 1 mile, 2½ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Audlem Wharf — 6 miles, ¾ furlongs and 17 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Norbury Wharf boatyard — 11 miles, ¼ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Norbury Junction — 11 miles, ½ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Nantwich Basin — 12 miles, 3 furlongs and 22 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Hurleston Junction — 14 miles, 2 furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin, 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, 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, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Barbridge Junction
Calveley Bridge No 104 — 17 miles, 3 furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Calveley Bridge No 104
Bunbury Locks Nos 30 and 31 — 18 miles, 1½ furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Bunbury Locks Nos 30 and 31
Tavern Bridge No 19 — 18 miles, 4½ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Tattenhall Marina — 23 miles, 4½ furlongs and 28 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Tattenhall Marina
Grindley Brook Staircase Locks No 17 to 19 — 26 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 38 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Hurleston Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Llangollen Canal - Main Line) to Grindley Brook Staircase Locks No 17 to 19
Wolverhampton Lock No 9 — 28 miles, ¼ furlongs and 19 locks away
Travel to Autherley Junction, then on the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal (Main Line: Aldersley to Autherley) to Aldersley Junction, then on the Birmingham Canal Navigations (Main Line) to Wolverhampton Lock No 9
Broad Street Basin — 28 miles, 7½ furlongs and 28 locks away
Travel to Autherley Junction, then on the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal (Main Line: Aldersley to Autherley) to Aldersley Junction, then on the Birmingham Canal Navigations (Main Line) to Broad Street Basin
River Dee Branch Junction — 31 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 36 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to River Dee Branch Junction
Wharf Bridge No 154 — 31 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 31 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Barbridge Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Middlewich Branch) to Wardle Lock No 4, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Wardle Lock Branch) to Middlewich Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Harding's Wood to Middlewich) to Wharf Bridge No 154
Wheelock Bottom Lock No 66 — 31 miles, 7 furlongs and 31 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Barbridge Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Middlewich Branch) to Wardle Lock No 4, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Wardle Lock Branch) to Middlewich Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Harding's Wood to Middlewich) to Wheelock Bottom Lock No 66

Nearest Chemical toilet disposal

Newcastle Road Bridge No 62 — ½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Tyrley Top Lock No 3 — 1 mile, 2½ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Audlem Wharf — 6 miles, ¾ furlongs and 17 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Overwater Marina — 7 miles and 20 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Norbury Wharf boatyard — 11 miles, ¼ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Norbury Junction — 11 miles, ½ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Nantwich Basin — 12 miles, 3 furlongs and 22 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Hurleston Junction — 14 miles, 2 furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin, 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, 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, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Barbridge Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Middlewich Branch) to Barbridge Marina
Calveley Bridge No 104 — 17 miles, 3 furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Calveley Bridge No 104
Bunbury Locks Nos 30 and 31 — 18 miles, 1½ furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Bunbury Locks Nos 30 and 31
Tavern Bridge No 19 — 18 miles, 4½ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of **NOT FOUND**
Tattenhall Marina — 23 miles, 4½ furlongs and 28 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Tattenhall Marina
Grindley Brook Staircase Locks No 17 to 19 — 26 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 38 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Hurleston Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Llangollen Canal - Main Line) to Grindley Brook Staircase Locks No 17 to 19
Broad Street Basin — 28 miles, 7½ furlongs and 28 locks away
Travel to Autherley Junction, then on the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal (Main Line: Aldersley to Autherley) to Aldersley Junction, then on the Birmingham Canal Navigations (Main Line) to Broad Street Basin
Compton Pipe Bridge — 29 miles, ¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Autherley Junction, then on the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal (Main Line: Aldersley to Autherley) to Aldersley Junction, then on the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal (Main Line: Stourton to Aldersley) to Compton Pipe Bridge
Hoole Lane Lock No 40 — 30 miles, 2½ furlongs and 32 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Hoole Lane Lock No 40
Tower Wharf — 31 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 36 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Tower Wharf
River Dee Branch Junction — 31 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 36 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to River Dee Branch Junction

Nearest Place to turn

Talbot Wharf — ¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Nantwich Basin
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
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, 4¼ furlongs and 20 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Nantwich Basin
Wharf Inn (Shebdon) Winding Hole — 7 miles, 4 furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Autherley Junction
Grub Street Winding Hole — 9 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Autherley Junction
Hack Green Winding Hole — 9 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 22 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Nantwich Basin
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, 2½ furlongs and 22 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Nantwich Basin
Nantwich Basin — 12 miles, 3 furlongs and 22 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Nantwich Basin
Henhull Bridge Winding Hole — 13 miles, 4 furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Henhull Bridge Winding Hole
Poole Hill Winding Hole — 13 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Poole Hill Winding Hole
Hurleston Junction — 14 miles, 2 furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin, 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, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Barbridge Junction
High Onn Wharf — 15 miles, 5¾ 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, 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
Crossbanks Farm Winding Hole — 16 miles, 5½ furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Nantwich Basin, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Chester Canal) to Barbridge Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Middlewich Branch) to Crossbanks Farm Winding Hole