Écluse de Varennes-sur-Seine

The lock is 220m long (722ft), 17m (56ft) wide and will take 90 Narrow boats
Les Plancons, La Grande-Paroisse, Seine-et-Marne, Île-de-France, France
 
We enter the largest lock that I have ever been in breasted up with MV Rock
Copyright: Peter Stockdale
Taken: 6 September 2014

We had gratefully been rescued by this vessel after getting stuck on an underwater obstruction whilst waiting for the lock to empty.

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Écluse de Varennes-sur-Seine is a minor waterways place on the River Seine - Upper between Seine - Loing Jonction (Junction of River Seine and Canal du Loing at Saint-Mammès) (6 miles and 1½ furlongs to the west) and Seine - Yonne Jonction (Junction of Rivers Seine and Yonne at Montereau) (2 miles and 1¾ furlongs to the east).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Seine - Yonne Jonction is Pont rails SNCF de Varennes ( ); 5½ furlongs away.

This is a lock with a rise of 2.60.

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Nearest Water point

Pouilly en Auxois — 151 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 132 locks away
Travel to Seine - Yonne Jonction, then on the River Yonne to Yonne - Bourgogne Jonction, then on the Canal de Bourgogne to Pouilly en Auxois
Ecluse 12 Vanneaux — 157 miles, 1 furlong and 78 locks away
Travel to Seine - Loing Jonction, then on the Canal du Loing to Ecluse 36 de Buges, then on the Canal de Briare to Briare, then on the Canal Lateral à la Loire (Main Line) to Ecluse 12 Vanneaux
Toul Port de France — 288 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 135 locks away
Travel to Seine - Marne Jonction, then on the River Marne to Épernay, then on the Canal Latéral à la Marne to Marne au Rhin - Marne à la Saône - Latéral à la Marne Jonction, then on the Canal de la Marne au Rhin - Western Section to Toul Port de France

Nearest Rubbish disposal

Pouilly en Auxois — 151 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 132 locks away
Travel to Seine - Yonne Jonction, then on the River Yonne to Yonne - Bourgogne Jonction, then on the Canal de Bourgogne to Pouilly en Auxois
Ecluse 12 Vanneaux — 157 miles, 1 furlong and 78 locks away
Travel to Seine - Loing Jonction, then on the Canal du Loing to Ecluse 36 de Buges, then on the Canal de Briare to Briare, then on the Canal Lateral à la Loire (Main Line) to Ecluse 12 Vanneaux

Nearest Chemical toilet disposal

Ecluse 12 Vanneaux — 157 miles, 1 furlong and 78 locks away
Travel to Seine - Loing Jonction, then on the Canal du Loing to Ecluse 36 de Buges, then on the Canal de Briare to Briare, then on the Canal Lateral à la Loire (Main Line) to Ecluse 12 Vanneaux

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