Lenton Chain

Junction of Nottingham and Beeston Canals. The Nottingham Canal used to continue north to Langley Mill from here.
Nazareth Road, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
 
Lenton Chain is a major waterways place at the junction of the River Trent (Beeston Canal) with the River Trent (Nottingham Canal).
 
Beeston Lock No 4 (Beeston Cut joins River Trent) is on the River Trent (Beeston Canal), 4 miles and 4¾ furlongs to the southwest. Carrington Road Bridge (Nottingham) is on the River Trent (Nottingham Canal), 5¾ furlongs and 1 lock to the east.
 
It is part of Nottingham.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Beeston Lock No 4 is Clifton Boulevard Road Bridge; 2¾ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Carrington Road Bridge is Clayton's Bridge; ½ furlongs away.

Mooring here is unrated

Places of interest within 1 mile and to which this is the nearest place: Aliance and Leicester cashpoints (ATM machines) (2, nearest is 2 miles and 1¾ furlongs away); Co-operative Bank cashpoints (ATM machines) (2 miles and 3 furlongs away); HSBC cashpoints (ATM machines) (3¼ furlongs away); Lloyds Bank cashpoints (ATM machines) (2 miles and 4¾ furlongs away); Nationwide Building Society cashpoints (ATM machines) (2, nearest is 3½ furlongs away); Natwest Bank cashpoints (ATM machines) (2¾ furlongs away)

 
The start of the Beeston Cut, and the only way to go now the Nottingham Canal is closed here
Copyright: Michael Askin
Taken: 26 June 2006

Beyond the large metal piling was the original course of the Nottingham Canal which used to continue upto Langley Mill. The first section of canal is now used for a sewage farm outfall, which ends up going under the canal, and into the River Trent. There are some good aerial photographs of the area in http://local.live.com/

User contributed information about Lenton Chain
The accompanying photo information is incorrect. "The first section of canal is now used for a sewage farm outfall, which ends up going under the canal, and into the River Trent." This is incorrect, the waterway that is now siphoned under the canal at Lenton Chain is the the mostly culverted River Leen that gave its name to Lenton (Leen-town). The river flows from Newstead Abbey lakes to Nottingham Via Linby (Leen-by). The Nottingham Canal started at Lenton Locks, a short way up the River Leen, The River used to feed into the canal, and flowed out at the Tinkers Leen weir (still in situ) just up from Castle Lock. where the Tax Office is Now located. The River Leen was lowered and siphoned under the canal into a new culvert to the River Trent at Queens Drive to prevent the Leen flooding throughout the city. There is a small industrial unit installed at the canal siphon to automatically clear debris that cannot pass the siphon. There are no sewage outfalls into the River Leen.
Information last edited Sunday the 30th of December, 2018 at 10:53 PM by Shultzy.

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Nearest water point

Holme Lock No 5 — 3 miles, 5½ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Meadow Lane Junction, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Holme Lock No 5
Beeston Lock No 4 — 4 miles, 4¾ furlongs away
On the River Trent (Beeston Canal) in the direction of Beeston Lock No 4
Stoke Bardolph Lock No 6 — 6 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Meadow Lane Junction, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Stoke Bardolph Lock No 6
Cranfleet Lock No 3 — 8 miles, 7½ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Beeston Lock No 4, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Cranfleet Lock No 3
Former BW Trent Lock Waterway Office — 9 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Beeston Lock No 4, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Trent Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Erewash Canal) to Former BW Trent Lock Waterway Office
Sawley Locks No 2 — 10 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Beeston Lock No 4, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Sawley Locks No 2
Gunthorpe Bridge — 11 miles and 4 locks away
Travel to Meadow Lane Junction, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Gunthorpe Bridge
Shardlow — 12 miles, 5½ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Beeston Lock No 4, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Derwent Mouth, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Derwent Mouth to Burton) to Shardlow
Weston Lock No 4 — 15 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Beeston Lock No 4, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Derwent Mouth, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Derwent Mouth to Burton) to Weston Lock No 4
Hazelford Lock No 8 — 16 miles, 2½ furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to Meadow Lane Junction, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Hazelford Lock No 8
Bishop Meadow Lock No 54 — 17 miles, 6 furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Beeston Lock No 4, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Trent Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - River Soar Navigation) to Bishop Meadow Lock No 54
Swarkestone Lock No 5 — 18 miles, 4½ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Beeston Lock No 4, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Derwent Mouth, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Derwent Mouth to Burton) to Swarkestone Lock No 5
Loughborough Basin — 18 miles, 6½ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Beeston Lock No 4, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Trent Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - River Soar Navigation) to Loughborough Branch Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Loughborough Branch) to Loughborough Basin
Meadow Lane Bridge No 39 — 19 miles, 1½ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Beeston Lock No 4, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Trent Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - River Soar Navigation) to Meadow Lane Bridge No 39

Nearest rubbish disposal

Holme Lock No 5 — 3 miles, 5½ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Meadow Lane Junction, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Holme Lock No 5
Beeston Lock No 4 — 4 miles, 4¾ furlongs away
On the River Trent (Beeston Canal) in the direction of Beeston Lock No 4
Stoke Bardolph Lock No 6 — 6 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Meadow Lane Junction, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Stoke Bardolph Lock No 6
Cranfleet Lock No 3 — 8 miles, 7½ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Beeston Lock No 4, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Cranfleet Lock No 3
Former BW Trent Lock Waterway Office — 9 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Beeston Lock No 4, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Trent Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Erewash Canal) to Former BW Trent Lock Waterway Office
Sawley Locks No 2 — 10 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Beeston Lock No 4, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Sawley Locks No 2
Gunthorpe Bridge — 11 miles and 4 locks away
Travel to Meadow Lane Junction, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Gunthorpe Bridge
Hazelford Lock No 8 — 16 miles, 2½ furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to Meadow Lane Junction, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Hazelford Lock No 8
Bishop Meadow Lock No 54 — 17 miles, 6 furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Beeston Lock No 4, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Trent Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - River Soar Navigation) to Bishop Meadow Lock No 54
Swarkestone Lock No 5 — 18 miles, 4½ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Beeston Lock No 4, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Derwent Mouth, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Derwent Mouth to Burton) to Swarkestone Lock No 5

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Holme Lock No 5 — 3 miles, 5½ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Meadow Lane Junction, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Holme Lock No 5
Beeston Lock No 4 — 4 miles, 4¾ furlongs away
On the River Trent (Beeston Canal) in the direction of Beeston Lock No 4
Stoke Bardolph Lock No 6 — 6 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Meadow Lane Junction, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Stoke Bardolph Lock No 6
Former BW Trent Lock Waterway Office — 9 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Beeston Lock No 4, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Trent Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Erewash Canal) to Former BW Trent Lock Waterway Office
Sawley Locks No 2 — 10 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Beeston Lock No 4, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Sawley Locks No 2
Sawley Cut Wharf — 10 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Beeston Lock No 4, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Sawley Cut Wharf
Gunthorpe Bridge — 11 miles and 4 locks away
Travel to Meadow Lane Junction, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Gunthorpe Bridge
Bishop Meadow Lock No 54 — 17 miles, 6 furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Beeston Lock No 4, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Trent Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - River Soar Navigation) to Bishop Meadow Lock No 54

Nearest place to turn

Canal Museum Wharf — 5½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On the River Trent (Nottingham Canal) in the direction of Meadow Lane Junction
Poplar Arms Corner — 7¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On the River Trent (Nottingham Canal) in the direction of Meadow Lane Junction
Redfield Road Bridge — 1 mile, 1¼ furlongs away
On the River Trent (Beeston Canal) in the direction of Beeston Lock No 4
Rylands Bridge — 3 miles, 2¾ furlongs away
On the River Trent (Beeston Canal) in the direction of Beeston Lock No 4
Holme Lock Weir Entrance — 3 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
Travel to Meadow Lane Junction, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Holme Lock Weir Entrance
Holme Lock Weir Exit — 3 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Meadow Lane Junction, then on the River Trent (non-tidal section) to Holme Lock Weir Exit
Cranfleet Lock Weir Exit — 8 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Beeston Lock No 4, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Cranfleet Lock Weir Exit
Former BW Trent Lock Waterway Office — 9 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Beeston Lock No 4, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Trent Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Erewash Canal) to Former BW Trent Lock Waterway Office
Soar Mouth — 9 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Beeston Lock No 4, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Trent Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - River Soar Navigation) to Soar Mouth
Redhill Lock Junction — 10 miles, 1 furlong and 3 locks away
Travel to Beeston Lock No 4, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Trent Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - River Soar Navigation) to Redhill Lock Junction
Sheet Stores Basin — 10 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Beeston Lock No 4, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Trent Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Erewash Canal) to Sheet Stores Basin
Sawley Lock No 2 Weir Exit — 10 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Beeston Lock No 4, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Sawley Lock No 2 Weir Exit
Redhill Marine Ltd — 10 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Beeston Lock No 4, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Trent Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - River Soar Navigation) to Redhill Marine Ltd
Ratcliffe Lock Junction — 10 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
Travel to Beeston Lock No 4, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Trent Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - River Soar Navigation) to Ratcliffe Lock Junction
Sawley Flood Lock Weir Entrance — 11 miles, 1 furlong and 5 locks away
Travel to Beeston Lock No 4, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Sawley Flood Lock Weir Entrance
Ratcliffe Weir — 11 miles, 2½ furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to Beeston Lock No 4, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Trent Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - River Soar Navigation) to Ratcliffe Weir
Long Eaton Winding Hole — 11 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to Beeston Lock No 4, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Trent Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Erewash Canal) to Long Eaton Winding Hole
Derwent Mouth — 11 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to Beeston Lock No 4, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Derwent Mouth
Station Road Arm — 12 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Beeston Lock No 4, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Trent Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - River Soar Navigation) to Station Road Arm
Shardlow — 12 miles, 5½ furlongs and 6 locks away
Travel to Beeston Lock No 4, then on the River Trent (Western End) to Derwent Mouth, then on the Trent and Mersey Canal (Main Line - Derwent Mouth to Burton) to Shardlow

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Pub
  • Waters Edge (Gastropub)
    Castle Bridge Rd., Nottingham, NG7 1GX — 944 yards to the northeast.
  • Rose & Crown Lenton (Bar & Grill, British Restaurant)
    500 Derby Road, Nottingham, NG7 2GW — 813 yards to the northwest.
Family Style Restaurant
  • Harvester
    Castle Bridge Road, Nottingham, NG7 1GX — 1096 yards to the east.
British Restaurant
Coffee Shop
  • Costa Coffee
    Castle Marina Retail Park, Nottingham, NG7 1GX — 1398 yards to the east.
Park
  • Highfields Park (Sports & Recreation Venue)
    University Boulevard, Nottingham, NG7 2RD — 988 yards to the southwest.
Fast Food Restaurant
Sports & Recreation
College & University
Art Gallery
Collectibles Store
Martial Arts School
  • Grandmaster Vohra's Academy (GymPhysical Fitness Center)
    Nottingham School of Taekwondo, Ilkeston Road,, Nottingham, NG7 3FX — 1629 yards to the north.
Marina
  • Nottingham Castle Marina (Boat Dealership, Tour Agency)
    Nottingham Castle Marina Ltd, Marina Road,, Nottingham, NG7 1TN — 1072 yards to the east.
Religious Organization
  • Trent Vineyard (Christian Church)
    Unit 1 Easter Park, Lenton Lane, Nottingham, NG7 2PX — 449 yards to the east.
Stadium, Arena & Sports Venue
Food & Beverage Company
  • Dash Vegan
    Cobden Chambers, Pelham street, Nottingham, NG1 2ED — 938 yards to the northwest.
Steakhouse
  • Beefeater Boathouse (Bar & Grill, Pub, Burger Restaurant, Family Style Restaurant, Breakfast & Brunch Restaurant, British Restaurant)
    Castle Marina Park, Castle Bridge Road, Nottingham, NG7 1GX — 937 yards to the northeast.
Italian Restaurant
  • Frankie & Benny's (Family Style Restaurant, American Restaurant)
    Redfield Road, Nottingham, NG7 2UJ — 832 yards to the south.
Chicken Joint
Restaurant
  • Farmhouse Inns
    Tottle Road, Nottingham, NG2 1RT — 1460 yards to the southeast.
Mexican Restaurant
  • Chiquito (Family Style Restaurant, American Restaurant)
    Redfield Way, Nottingham, NG7 2UW — 783 yards to the south.
Local Business
Sports Bar
Hospital
Youth Organization
  • Notts CYP Monty Hind
    Monty Hind Training Centre Leengate, Nottingham, NG7 2LX — 408 yards to the northwest.
Hobby Store
  • Warhammer World
    Willow Rd, Lenton, Nottingham, NG7 2WS — 294 yards to the east.
Burger Restaurant
  • Five Guys (Fast Food Restaurant)
    Redfield Way, Showcase, Nottingham, NG7 2UW — 822 yards to the south.
Casino
Hotel
  • Holiday Inn Nottingham
    Castle Bridge Road, Castle Marina Park, Nottingham, NG7 1GX — 1037 yards to the east.
Neighborhood
Region
Bowling Alley
  • Tenpin (Pool & Billiard Hall, Arcade, Laser Tag Center)
    Clifton Boulevard, Redfield Way, Nottingham, NG7 2UW — 516 yards to the south.
Movie Theater
GymPhysical Fitness Center
Information retrieved Thursday 6 June 2019 at 0:02