Vale Royal Locks No 1

Vale Royal Drive, Davenham, Cheshire West and Chester, England, United Kingdom
 
 
Vale Royal Locks No 1 is a minor waterways place on the River Weaver (main line) between Weaver - Witton Brook Junction (Junction of the River Weaver with the Witton Brook - only navigable by small craft) (3 miles and 3¼ furlongs and 1 lock to the northeast) and Winsford Bottom Flash (2 miles and 7½ furlongs to the southeast).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Weaver - Witton Brook Junction is Vale Royal Lock Weir Exit; 1 furlong away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Winsford Bottom Flash is Vale Royal Lock Weir Entrance (Channel leading to the Weir - No Access); 4¼ furlongs away.

This is a lock with a rise of 9f6.

Pimblott's Shipyard1 mile, 5¼ furlongs
Pimblott's Marina Entrance1 mile, 3¾ furlongs
Hartford Bridge6¼ furlongs
Vale Royal Railway Viaduct2 furlongs
Vale Royal Lock Weir Exit1 furlong
Vale Royal Locks No 1
Vale Royal Lock Weir Entrance4¼ furlongs
Newbridge Swing Bridge1 mile, 2¼ furlongs
Meadowbank Mine and Works1 mile, 6¼ furlongs
Cheshire Amalgamated Works2 miles, 3½ furlongs
Wharton Grinding Mills2 miles, 6 furlongs
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    1592 yards to the southeast.
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  • Sew 'n' Sew (Sewing & Seamstress, Blinds & Curtains, Tutoring)
    875 yards to the northwest.
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    884 yards to the northwest.
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Information retrieved Saturday 30 May 2015 at 6:08
A Brief History of Vale Royal Locks - River Weaver Navigation
The oldest lock chamber at Vale Royal is the one at the West side of the site, ... salt trade sadly means that no commercial traffic passes Vale Royal Locks today.
River Weaver - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Vale Royal railway viaduct. 1, Vale Royal Locks (2) .... Eleven timber locks and weirs had been constructed, but no work had been carried out on the Witton ...
Vale Royal Locks: Nose job | Features | New Civil Engineer
Sep 3, 2009 ... “It's like piecing together a jigsaw but not knowing how many pieces you should have or ... rounded bullnose wall that forms an island between a sluice gate and one of two locks ... The location of Vale Royal Locks in Cheshire.
Local Walks - The Plough Inn
Walk No. 1. Knights Grange & Catsclough Crossing. 8km/5miles. Allow: 1hr 50mins ... Walk No. 5. Vale Royal Locks & Abbey via Whitegate Way & The Weaver ...
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Nearest Water point

Northwich Town Swing Bridge — 2 miles, 4½ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Delamere Dock Entrance
Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey) — 4 miles, 1½ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver), then on the Anderton Lift to Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey)
Anderton Services — 4 miles, 5 furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver), then on the Anderton Lift to Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey), then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Anderton Services
Acton Swing Bridge — 8 miles, ½ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Delamere Dock Entrance
Preston Brook - Waters Meeting — 11 miles, 5½ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver), then on the Anderton Lift to Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey), then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Preston Brook, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Preston Brook Branch) to Preston Brook - Waters Meeting
Middlewich Big Lock No 75 — 13 miles, 2½ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver), then on the Anderton Lift to Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey), then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Middlewich Big Lock No 75
Middlewich Town Wharf — 13 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver), then on the Anderton Lift to Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey), then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Middlewich Town Wharf
Middlewich Junction — 14 miles, 1 furlong and 6 locks away
Travel to Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver), then on the Anderton Lift to Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey), then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Middlewich Junction
Wheelock Wharf — 20 miles and 11 locks away
Travel to Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver), then on the Anderton Lift to Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey), then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Middlewich Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Harding's Wood to Middlewich) to Wheelock Wharf

Nearest Rubbish disposal

Anderton Services — 4 miles, 5 furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver), then on the Anderton Lift to Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey), then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Anderton Services
Preston Brook - Waters Meeting — 11 miles, 5½ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver), then on the Anderton Lift to Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey), then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Preston Brook, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Preston Brook Branch) to Preston Brook - Waters Meeting
Wheelock Wharf — 20 miles and 11 locks away
Travel to Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver), then on the Anderton Lift to Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey), then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Middlewich Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Harding's Wood to Middlewich) to Wheelock Wharf

Nearest Chemical toilet disposal

Northwich Town Swing Bridge — 2 miles, 4½ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Delamere Dock Entrance
Anderton Services — 4 miles, 5 furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver), then on the Anderton Lift to Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey), then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Anderton Services
Preston Brook - Waters Meeting — 11 miles, 5½ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver), then on the Anderton Lift to Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey), then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Preston Brook, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Preston Brook Branch) to Preston Brook - Waters Meeting
Wheelock Wharf — 20 miles and 11 locks away
Travel to Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver), then on the Anderton Lift to Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey), then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Middlewich Junction, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Harding's Wood to Middlewich) to Wheelock Wharf

Nearest Place to turn

Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver) — 4 miles, ½ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Delamere Dock Entrance
Anderton Winding Hole — 4 miles, 2 furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver), then on the Anderton Lift to Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey), then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Anderton Winding Hole
Anderton Marina — 4 miles, 4½ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver), then on the Anderton Lift to Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey), then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Anderton Marina
Barnton Tunnel (East end) — 5 miles, 1 furlong and 2 locks away
Travel to Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver), then on the Anderton Lift to Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey), then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Barnton Tunnel (East end)
Winding Hole between Barnton and Saltersford Tunnels — 5 miles, 5 furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver), then on the Anderton Lift to Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey), then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Winding Hole between Barnton and Saltersford Tunnels
Wincham Winding Hole — 6 miles, 5 furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver), then on the Anderton Lift to Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey), then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Wincham Winding Hole
Bradley Meadow Winding Hole — 7 miles, ¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver), then on the Anderton Lift to Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey), then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Bradley Meadow Winding Hole
Milepost - 3 Miles to Preston Brook — 7 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver), then on the Anderton Lift to Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey), then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Milepost - 3 Miles to Preston Brook
Bartington Winding Hole — 8 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver), then on the Anderton Lift to Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey), then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Bartington Winding Hole
School Lane Winding Hole — 8 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver), then on the Anderton Lift to Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey), then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to School Lane Winding Hole
Orchard Marina — 8 miles, 6 furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver), then on the Anderton Lift to Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey), then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Orchard Marina
Dutton Hall Winding Hole — 8 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver), then on the Anderton Lift to Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey), then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Dutton Hall Winding Hole
Billinge Green Flash — 9 miles, 3 furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver), then on the Anderton Lift to Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey), then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Billinge Green Flash
Whatcroft Flash — 9 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver), then on the Anderton Lift to Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey), then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Whatcroft Flash
Dutton Stop Winding Hole — 9 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver), then on the Anderton Lift to Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey), then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Dutton Stop Winding Hole
Preston Brook Winding Hole — 10 miles, ¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver), then on the Anderton Lift to Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey), then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Preston Brook Winding Hole
Preston Brook Wharf Winding Hole — 11 miles, 4 furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver), then on the Anderton Lift to Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey), then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Preston Brook, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Preston Brook Branch) to Preston Brook Wharf Winding Hole
Preston Brook - Waters Meeting — 11 miles, 5½ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver), then on the Anderton Lift to Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey), then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Preston Brook, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Preston Brook Branch) to Preston Brook - Waters Meeting
Preston Brook Marina — 11 miles, 7 furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver), then on the Anderton Lift to Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey), then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Preston Brook, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Preston Brook Branch) to Preston Brook - Waters Meeting, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Preston Brook Marina
Croxton Flash — 12 miles, 4½ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Anderton Lift Junction (River Weaver), then on the Anderton Lift to Anderton Lift Junction (Trent and Mersey), then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Middlewich to Preston Brook) to Croxton Flash