Blue Pits Highest Lock No 51

Maltings Lane, Rochdale, Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom
 
 
Blue Pits Highest Lock No 51 is a minor waterways place on the Rochdale Canal between Ducie Street Junction (Junction of Rochdale and Ashton Canals) (9 miles and 7½ furlongs and 32 locks to the southwest) and Littleborough (5 miles and 2¼ furlongs and 2 locks to the northeast).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Ducie Street Junction is Manchester Road Bridge; ¼ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Littleborough is March Bridge; 3 furlongs away.

Places of interest within 1 mile and to which this is the nearest place: Mainline railway stations (½ furlongs away)

This is a lock, the rise of which is not known.

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Nearest Water point

Travis Mill Lock No 28 — 9 miles, 3 furlongs and 23 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Ancoats Bottom Lock No 1 — 10 miles, 2½ furlongs and 33 locks away
Travel to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ancoats Bottom Lock No 1
Junction with the New Islington Canal Arm — 10 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 35 locks away
Travel to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Junction with the New Islington Canal Arm
Fielden Wharf & Services — 11 miles and 33 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Fairfield Junction — 13 miles, 6 furlongs and 51 locks away
Travel to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Fairfield Junction
Hebden Bridge Wharf — 15 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 43 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Worsley — 18 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 42 locks away
Travel to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Stretford - Waters Meeting, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Worsley

Nearest Rubbish disposal

Travis Mill Lock No 28 — 9 miles, 3 furlongs and 23 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Ancoats Bottom Lock No 1 — 10 miles, 2½ furlongs and 33 locks away
Travel to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ancoats Bottom Lock No 1
Fielden Wharf & Services — 11 miles and 33 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Hebden Bridge Wharf — 15 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 43 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction

Nearest Chemical toilet disposal

Fairfield Junction — 13 miles, 6 furlongs and 51 locks away
Travel to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Fairfield Junction
Hebden Bridge Wharf — 15 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 43 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Worsley — 18 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 42 locks away
Travel to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Stretford - Waters Meeting, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Worsley

Nearest Place to turn

Edinburgh Way Tunnel Winding Hole — 6¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Dicken Green Winding Hole — 1 mile, 3 furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Rochdale Junction — 1 mile, 5¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Moss Upper Lock Winding Hole — 1 mile, 6¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Oldham Broadway Bridge Winding Hole — 4 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 14 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Castlefield Junction
Broadway Bridge Winding Hole — 4 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 14 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Castlefield Junction
Littleborough — 5 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Bent House Winding Hole — 5 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Bent House Bridge Winding Hole — 6 miles, ½ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Pinfold Footbridge Winding Hole — 7 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 19 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Castlefield Junction
Summit Pound Winding Hole — 7 miles, 6½ furlongs and 15 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Scotchman's Lock Winding Hole — 7 miles, 6½ furlongs and 21 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Castlefield Junction
Bottomley Road Winding Hole — 8 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 19 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Lightbank Lock Winding Hole — 8 miles, 6½ furlongs and 20 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Butter Lane Lock Winding Hole — 9 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 30 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Castlefield Junction
Winding Hole between Nip Square and Winterbutlee Locks — 9 miles, 1½ furlongs and 22 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Ducie Street Junction — 9 miles, 7½ furlongs and 33 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Castlefield Junction
Todmorden Changeline Bridge No 30 — 10 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 33 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Castlefield Junction — 11 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 42 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Castlefield Junction
Staffordshire, Kenworthy and other Arms — 11 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 42 locks away
Travel to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Staffordshire, Kenworthy and other Arms