Smethwick Pumping Station

Galton Valley Canal Museum
Brasshouse Lane, Smethwick, Sandwell, West Midlands, England, United Kingdom
 
 
Smethwick Pumping Station is a place on the waterways on the Birmingham Canal Navigations (Main Line) between Smethwick Junction (Junction of BCN Old and New Main Lines) (5¼ furlongs to the east) and Galton Bridge (3 furlongs to the northwest).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Smethwick Junction is Brass House Bridge; ¼ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Galton Bridge is Galton Tunnel (Southeast end) (Telford Way (A4168) crosses the tunnel); 2¼ furlongs away.

Places of interest within 1 mile and to which this is the nearest place: Natwest Bank cashpoints (ATM machines) (¾ furlongs away)

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Nearest self-operated pump-out

Handsworth Wharf Winding Hole — 1 mile, 6¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Smethwick Junction, then on the Birmingham Canal Navigations (Old Main Line) to Engine Arm Junction, then on the Birmingham Canal Navigations (Engine Arm) to Handsworth Wharf Winding Hole
Lower Ocker Hill Branch Junction — 4 miles, 2½ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Pudding Green Junction, then on the Birmingham Canal Navigations (Wednesbury Old Canal - Main Line) to Ryders Green Junction, then on the Birmingham Canal Navigations (Walsall Canal) to Lower Ocker Hill Branch Junction
Dudley Tunnel (North end) — 5 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Albion Junction, then on the Birmingham Canal Navigations (Gower Branch) to Brades Hall Junction, then on the Birmingham Canal Navigations (Old Main Line) to Tipton Junction, then on the Birmingham Canal Navigations (Dudley Canal No 1 - Birmingham End) to Dudley Tunnel (North end)
Kinver Services — 17 miles, 5½ furlongs and 37 locks away
Travel to Albion Junction, then on the Birmingham Canal Navigations (Gower Branch) to Brades Hall Junction, then on the Birmingham Canal Navigations (Old Main Line) to Tipton Junction, then on the Birmingham Canal Navigations (Dudley Canal No 1 - Birmingham End) to Dudley Tunnel (North end), then on the Birmingham Canal Navigations (Dudley Canal No 1 - Dudley Tunnel) to Pensnett Junction, then on the Birmingham Canal Navigations (Dudley Canal No 1 - Through Route) to Black Delph, then on the Stourbridge Canals (Main Line) to Stourton Junction, then on the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal (Main Line: Stourport to Stourton) to Kinver Services

Nearest boatyard pump-out

Sherborne Wharf Services — 3 miles, 1¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Worcester Bar
Withymoor Island Service Wharf — 6 miles, 7¼ furlongs away
Travel to Dudley Port Junction, then on the Birmingham Canal Navigations (Netherton Tunnel Branch) to Windmill End Junction, then on the Birmingham Canal Navigations (Dudley Canal No 2) to Withymoor Island Service Wharf
Oxley Marine — 12 miles, 3½ furlongs and 24 locks away
Travel to Aldersley Junction, then on the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal (Main Line: Aldersley to Autherley) to Oxley Marine
Autherley Wharf — 12 miles, 5 furlongs and 25 locks away
Travel to Aldersley Junction, then on the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal (Main Line: Aldersley to Autherley) to Autherley Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Birmingham and Liverpool Junction Canal - Main Line) to Autherley Wharf
Aldridge Marina — 14 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 17 locks away
Travel to Pudding Green Junction, then on the Birmingham Canal Navigations (Wednesbury Old Canal - Main Line) to Ryders Green Junction, then on the Birmingham Canal Navigations (Walsall Canal) to Tame Valley Junction, then on the Birmingham Canal Navigations (Tame Valley Canal) to Tame Valley - Rushall Junction, then on the Birmingham Canal Navigations (Rushall Canal) to Longwood Junction, then on the Birmingham Canal Navigations (Daw End Branch) to Aldridge Marina
Barston Lane Bridge No 76 — 15 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 25 locks away
Travel to Deep Cuttings Junction, then on the Birmingham Canal Navigations (Newhall Branch) to Farmer's Bridge Junction, then on the Birmingham Canal Navigations (Birmingham and Fazeley Canal - Main Line) to Aston Junction, then on the Birmingham Canal Navigations (Birmingham and Fazeley Canal - Digbeth Branch) to Proof House Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Warwick and Birmingham Canal) to Camp Hill Top Lock Winding Hole, then on the Grand Union Canal (Warwick and Birmingham Canal: widened section - Main Line) to Barston Lane Bridge No 76
Brewood Wharf — 17 miles, 6½ furlongs and 25 locks away
Travel to Aldersley Junction, then on the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal (Main Line: Aldersley to Autherley) to Autherley Junction, then on the Shropshire Union Canal (Birmingham and Liverpool Junction Canal - Main Line) to Brewood Wharf
Fazeley Mill Marina — 18 miles, 4½ furlongs and 38 locks away
Travel to Deep Cuttings Junction, then on the Birmingham Canal Navigations (Newhall Branch) to Farmer's Bridge Junction, then on the Birmingham Canal Navigations (Birmingham and Fazeley Canal - Main Line) to Fazeley Mill Marina

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Information retrieved Saturday 25 February 2017 at 7:54
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