Idle Bridge No 72

Westhoughton Road, Chorley PR7 4ER, United Kingdom
 
Idle Bridge No 72 is a minor waterways place on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) between Wigan Top Lock Junction (5 miles and 4¾ furlongs to the south) and Walton Summit Branch Junction (The branch is the original route of Lancaster Canal) (3 miles and 4¾ furlongs to the north).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Wigan Top Lock Junction is Westhoughton Road Winding Hole; ½ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Walton Summit Branch Junction is Chorley Rd Bridge No 72A; 1½ furlongs away.

There is access (suitable for wheels) to the towpath here.

Mooring here is unrated

There is a bridge here which takes a track over the canal.

 

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Nearest water point

White Bear (Adlington) Marina — 1 mile, ¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings — 4 miles, 1½ furlongs and 7 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Wigan Top Lock Services — 5 miles, 4½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Wigan Junction — 7 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 21 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Wigan Bottom Lock No 87 — 7 miles, 7 furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Wigan Bottom Lock No 87
Pottery Changeline Bridge — 7 miles, 8 furlongs and 23 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Pottery Changeline Bridge
Dean Locks No 90 — 11 miles, 4 furlongs and 25 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Dean Locks No 90
Blackburn Lock Sanitary Station — 13 miles, ½ furlongs and 9 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Plank Lane Visitor Moorings — 13 miles, 1 furlong and 23 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Plank Lane Visitor Moorings
Burscough Bridge Wharf — 18 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 27 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Burscough Bridge Wharf
Bridgewater Marina — 19 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 23 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Leigh Bridge No 11, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Bridgewater Marina

Nearest rubbish disposal

Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings — 4 miles, 1½ furlongs and 7 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Wigan Top Lock Services — 5 miles, 4½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Wigan Junction — 7 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 21 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Wigan Bottom Lock No 87 — 7 miles, 7 furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Wigan Bottom Lock No 87
Blackburn Lock Sanitary Station — 13 miles, ½ furlongs and 9 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Plank Lane Pump Out — 13 miles, ½ furlongs and 23 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Plank Lane Pump Out
Moss Bridge No 35 — 17 miles, ¾ furlongs and 27 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Moss Bridge No 35
Burscough Bridge Wharf — 18 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 27 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Burscough Bridge Wharf

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings — 4 miles, 1½ furlongs and 7 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Wigan Top Lock Services — 5 miles, 4½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Wigan Junction — 7 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 21 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Blackburn Lock Sanitary Station — 13 miles, ½ furlongs and 9 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Burscough Bridge Wharf — 18 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 27 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Burscough Bridge Wharf

Nearest place to turn

Westhoughton Road Winding Hole — ½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Spring Wood Winding Hole — 6 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
White Bear (Adlington) Marina — 1 mile, ¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Cowling Bridge Slipway — 1 mile, 2¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Botany Wharf Winding Hole — 2 miles, 4¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
A674 Bridge No 79A Winding Hole — 3 miles, 1½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Red Rock Bridge Winding Hole — 3 miles, 3¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Walton Summit Branch Junction — 3 miles, 4¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Bottom Lock Pound Winding Hole — 3 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Fourth Lock Pound Winding Hole — 3 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Wigan Top Lock Junction — 5 miles, 4¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Wigan Junction — 7 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 21 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Wigan Pier Junction — 8 miles and 23 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Wigan Pier Junction
Canal Boat Cruises Wharf — 8 miles, 4 furlongs and 7 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Ince Moss Winding Hole — 9 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 23 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Ince Moss Winding Hole
Ell Meadow Winding Hole — 9 miles, 2 furlongs and 24 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Ell Meadow Winding Hole
Stanworth Bridge Winding Hole — 9 miles, 4½ furlongs and 7 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Bamfurlong Winding Hole — 10 miles, 1 furlong and 23 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Bamfurlong Winding Hole
Crooke Underground Canal — 10 miles, 1½ furlongs and 25 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Liverpool to Wigan) to Crooke Underground Canal
Dover Lock No 2 Winding Hole — 11 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 23 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Dover Lock No 2 Winding Hole

Nearest self-operated pump-out

Ellerbeck Narrowboats Wharf — 2 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings — 4 miles, 1½ furlongs and 7 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Plank Lane Pump Out — 13 miles, ½ furlongs and 23 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Plank Lane Pump Out

Nearest boatyard pump-out

White Bear (Adlington) Marina — 1 mile, ¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Bridgewater Marina — 19 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 23 locks away
Travel to Wigan Junction, then on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Leigh Branch) to Leigh Bridge No 11, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Bridgewater Marina
 

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Information retrieved Saturday 15 June 2019 at 19:25
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