Wire Lock No 76

Wire Lock, Kennet and Avon Canal towpath, Eddington RG17 0UR, United Kingdom
 
Wire Lock No 76 is a minor waterways place on the Kennet and Avon Canal (Main Line) between Newbury Bridge No 60 (7 miles and 5 furlongs and 9 locks to the east) and Pewsey Wharf (Pump out available here (BW card)) (15 miles and 2½ furlongs and 25 locks to the west).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Newbury Bridge No 60 is Wire Bridge No 81; a few yards away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Pewsey Wharf is Wire Aqueduct No 1; ¼ furlongs away.

Mooring here is unrated

This is a lock with a rise of 6′1″.

 
Looking onto Wire Lock No 76 from Wire Bridge
Copyright: steve ryan-bell
Taken: date unknown

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Nearest water point

Station Road Bridge No 83 — 1 mile, 3½ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Kintbury Water Point and Sanitary Station — 1 mile, 4¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Great Bedwyn Wharf — 6 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Ham Manor Marina — 8 miles, 5 furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Northcroft Lane Arm, then on the River Kennet to Ham Manor Marina
Crofton Lock No 59 — 8 miles, 2½ furlongs and 17 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Wootton Rivers Bottom Lock No 51 — 12 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 25 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Aldermaston Lock No 95 — 16 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 19 locks away
Travel to Northcroft Lane Arm, then on the River Kennet to Aldermaston Lock No 95
Pewsey Wharf — 15 miles, 2½ furlongs and 26 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
C&RT Services below Tyle Mill Lock — 18 miles, 5 furlongs and 23 locks away
Travel to Northcroft Lane Arm, then on the River Kennet to C&RT Services below Tyle Mill Lock
Honeystreet Wharf — 18 miles, 5½ furlongs and 26 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction

Nearest rubbish disposal

Kintbury Lock No 78 — 1 mile, 4½ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Great Bedwyn Wharf — 6 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Ham Manor Marina — 8 miles, 5 furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Northcroft Lane Arm, then on the River Kennet to Ham Manor Marina
Crofton Lock No 59 — 8 miles, 2½ furlongs and 17 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Wootton Rivers Bottom Lock No 51 — 12 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 25 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Aldermaston Lock No 95 — 16 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 19 locks away
Travel to Northcroft Lane Arm, then on the River Kennet to Aldermaston Lock No 95
Pewsey Wharf — 15 miles, 2½ furlongs and 26 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
C&RT Services below Tyle Mill Lock — 18 miles, 5 furlongs and 23 locks away
Travel to Northcroft Lane Arm, then on the River Kennet to C&RT Services below Tyle Mill Lock

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Station Road Bridge No 83 — 1 mile, 3½ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Ham Manor Marina — 8 miles, 5 furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Northcroft Lane Arm, then on the River Kennet to Ham Manor Marina
Aldermaston Lock No 95 — 16 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 19 locks away
Travel to Northcroft Lane Arm, then on the River Kennet to Aldermaston Lock No 95
Pewsey Wharf — 15 miles, 2½ furlongs and 26 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction

Nearest place to turn

Wire Bridge Winding Hole — 1 furlong and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Denford Mill Winding Hole — 4 furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Dunn Mill Winding Hole — 6 furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Vicarage Bridge No 77 — 1 mile, 3¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Kintbury Winding Hole — 1 mile, 3¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Winding Hole above Station Road Bridge — 1 mile, 3¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Winding Hole below Kintbury Lock — 1 mile, 5½ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Winding Hole below Drewitts Lock — 3 miles, 2½ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Benham Marsh Winding Hole — 4 miles, ¼ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Froxfield Bridge No 90 — 3 miles, 6 furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Winding Hole below Hamstead Lock — 4 miles, 2 furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Hamstead Lock Weir Exit — 4 miles, 6½ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Benham Lock Winding Hole — 5 miles and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Frith Copse Winding Hole — 4 miles, 2 furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Newbury West Fields Winding Hole — 7 miles and 9 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Winding Hole above Newbury Lock — 7 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 9 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Great Bedwyn Winding Hole — 6 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
New American Bridge No 59 — 7 miles, 6 furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Northcroft Lane Arm, then on the River Kennet to New American Bridge No 59
A339 Road Bridge No 58 — 7 miles, 6½ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Northcroft Lane Arm, then on the River Kennet to A339 Road Bridge No 58
Winding Hole below Greenham Lock — 8 miles, 2 furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Northcroft Lane Arm, then on the River Kennet to Winding Hole below Greenham Lock

Nearest self-operated pump-out

Station Road Bridge No 83 — 1 mile, 3½ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Pewsey Wharf — 15 miles, 2½ furlongs and 26 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction

Nearest boatyard pump-out

Old Builders Wharf — 18 miles, 5 furlongs and 26 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
 

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