Market Harborough

Basin and Wharves. End of navigation, Canal Boat Club hire base
Also known as: Union Wharf
Union Wharf, Market Harborough, Harborough, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom
 
 
Market Harborough is a town at the end of the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Market Harborough Branch); past Inclined Plane Lower Access Arm Junction (Used for mooring until the plane is restored) (5 miles and 3¾ furlongs to the west).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Inclined Plane Lower Access Arm Junction is Market Harborough Narrows; ½ furlongs away.

Facilities: chemical toilet disposal, rubbish disposal and water point.

Places of interest within 1 mile and to which this is the nearest place: Mainline railway stations (7¾ furlongs away); Aliance and Leicester cashpoints (ATM machines) (4½ furlongs away); Barclays Bank cashpoints (ATM machines) (4 furlongs away); HSBC cashpoints (ATM machines) (4¼ furlongs away); Lloyds Bank cashpoints (ATM machines) (5 furlongs away); Nationwide Building Society cashpoints (ATM machines) (4½ furlongs away); Natwest Bank cashpoints (ATM machines) (5¼ furlongs away); JD Weatherspoons Pubs (4¼ furlongs away); Sainsbury's supermarkets (5 furlongs away)

User contributed information about Market Harborough
This is really a test, but also a note to say that the RC church entry looks a little odd.
information from Nick, 22-1-2006 12:52:42
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Mooring here is "good" - a nice place to moor

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Nearest water point

The nearest water point is here. Others are at:
Foxton Junction — 5 miles, 4 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Inclined Plane Upper Access Arm Junction — 5 miles, 6½ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Inclined Plane Upper Access Arm Junction
North Kilworth Wharf — 12 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to North Kilworth Wharf
Welford Basin and Wharf — 14 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Welford Branch Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Welford Arm) to Welford Basin and Wharf
Kilby Bridge No 87 — 15 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Leicestershire and Northamptonshire Union Canal) to Kilby Bridge No 87

Nearest rubbish disposal

The nearest rubbish disposal is here. Others are at:
Welford Basin and Wharf — 14 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Welford Branch Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Welford Arm) to Welford Basin and Wharf
Kilby Bridge No 87 — 15 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Leicestershire and Northamptonshire Union Canal) to Kilby Bridge No 87

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

The nearest chemical toilet disposal is here. Others are at:
Welford Basin and Wharf — 14 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Welford Branch Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Welford Arm) to Welford Basin and Wharf
Kilby Bridge No 87 — 15 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Leicestershire and Northamptonshire Union Canal) to Kilby Bridge No 87

Nearest place to turn

Woodlands Winding Hole — 7¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Bowden Hall Winding Hole — 2 miles, 1 furlong away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Gallows Hill Winding Hole — 3 miles, 6¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Inclined Plane Lower Access Arm Junction — 5 miles, 3¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Foxton Junction — 5 miles, 4 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Inclined Plane Upper Access Arm Junction — 5 miles, 6½ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Inclined Plane Upper Access Arm Junction
Debdale Lane Winding Hole — 6 miles, 5¾ furlongs away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Leicestershire and Northamptonshire Union Canal) to Debdale Lane Winding Hole
Debdale Wharf Bridge No 65 — 6 miles, 6 furlongs away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Leicestershire and Northamptonshire Union Canal) to Debdale Wharf Bridge No 65
Ivy Lodge Farm Bridge No 52 — 8 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Ivy Lodge Farm Bridge No 52
Smeeton Winding Hole — 8 miles, 6½ furlongs away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Leicestershire and Northamptonshire Union Canal) to Smeeton Winding Hole
Crane's Lock Winding Hole — 11 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Leicestershire and Northamptonshire Union Canal) to Crane's Lock Winding Hole
Welford Branch Junction — 13 miles, ¾ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Welford Branch Junction
Wain Bridge Winding Hole — 13 miles, 3½ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Leicestershire and Northamptonshire Union Canal) to Wain Bridge Winding Hole
Turnover Bridge No 82 Winding Hole — 14 miles, 1½ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Leicestershire and Northamptonshire Union Canal) to Turnover Bridge No 82 Winding Hole
Welford Basin — 14 miles, 4 furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Welford Branch Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Welford Arm) to Welford Basin
Welford Basin and Wharf — 14 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Welford Branch Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Welford Arm) to Welford Basin and Wharf
Kilby Bridge Winding Hole — 15 miles, 3½ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Leicestershire and Northamptonshire Union Canal) to Kilby Bridge Winding Hole
Downtown Bridge Winding Hole — 15 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Downtown Bridge Winding Hole
Bush Lock Winding Hole — 17 miles, 2½ furlongs and 16 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Leicestershire and Northamptonshire Union Canal) to Bush Lock Winding Hole
Elkington Bridge No 28 — 18 miles, 2½ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Elkington Bridge No 28

Nearest boatyard pump-out

North Kilworth Wharf — 12 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to North Kilworth Wharf

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    1187 to the southeast.
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Information retrieved Sunday 15 January 2017 at 19:46