Firepool Lock No 1

Taunton and the junction with the River Tone
Firepool Lock, Canal Road, Somerset West and Taunton TA1 1DY, United Kingdom
Firepool Lock No 1 is a major waterways place at the junction of the Bridgwater and Taunton Canal with the River Tone (Above Firepool).
North Newton Bridge No 15 is on the Bridgwater and Taunton Canal, 8 miles and 2 locks to the northeast. French Weir (Limit of Navigation) is on the River Tone (Above Firepool), 7¼ furlongs to the west.
The nearest place in the direction of North Newton Bridge No 15 is Canal Road Bridge No 37; a few yards away.
The nearest place in the direction of French Weir is Firepool Lock Weir Entrance (Channel leading to the Weir - No Access); ½ furlongs away.

Mooring here is unrated

This is a lock, the rise of which is not known.


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Nearest place to turn

Firepool Lock Weir Entrance — ½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On the River Tone (Above Firepool) in the direction of French Weir
Bridgwater Large Dock — 14 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 6 locks away
On the Bridgwater and Taunton Canal in the direction of Bridgwater and Taunton Canal - River Parrett Junction
Bridgwater Small Dock — 14 miles, 2 furlongs and 6 locks away
On the Bridgwater and Taunton Canal in the direction of Bridgwater and Taunton Canal - River Parrett Junction

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CanalPlan has no information on any of the following facilities within range:
water point
rubbish disposal
chemical toilet disposal
self-operated pump-out
boatyard pump-out

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[Bridgwater and Taunton Canal] [River Tone] [Carbuncle Cup] [Taunton] [Grand Western Canal] [Transport in Somerset] [Bristol–Exeter line]
Information retrieved Saturday 15 June 2019 at 8:03
Family Style Restaurant
  • Brewers Fayre O'Bridge (Diner, Pub, Burger Restaurant, Breakfast & Brunch Restaurant, British Restaurant)
    Massingham Park, Taunton, TA2 7RX — 852 yards to the northeast.
Buffet Restaurant
Dance & Night Club
  • Zinc Bar & Club Taunton (Bar)
    4 BRIDGE STREET, Taunton, TA1 1UB — 658 yards to the southwest.
  • Mambo Taunton (Bar, Bar & Grill)
    Mill Lane, Taunton, TA1 1LN — 825 yards to the southwest.
  • French Weir - Park (Landmark & Historical Place)
    French Weir Avenue, Taunton, TA1 1XG — 1178 yards to the southwest.
Fast Food Restaurant
Beauty Salon
Indian Restaurant
  • Gurkha 3
    93 – 95 Station Road, Taunton, TA1 1PB — 406 yards to the west.
Retail Company
  • M&S Taunton (Cafe)
    The County, East Street, Taunton, TA1 3 — 889 yards to the south.
Shopping District
  • Bath Place, Taunton (Shopping & Retail, Local Service)
    Taunton, TA1 4ER — 1095 yards to the southwest.
Farmers Market
Barber Shop
Stadium, Arena & Sports Venue
Disability Service
Train Station
Italian Restaurant
  • ASK Italian
    38 North Street, Taunton, TA1 1AB — 808 yards to the southwest.
  • World of Bears (Toy Store)
    20 Lower Middle Street, Taunton, TA1 1SF — 711 yards to the southwest.
  • You Thai take away (Grocery Store)
    132 East Reach, Taunton, TA1 3HN — 892 yards to the south.
  • The O'bridge - Brewers Fayre
    The O'bridge, Massingham Park, Taunton, TA2 7RX — 709 yards to the northeast.
  • Skewer House Taunton (Bar)
    41 Bridge Street, Taunton, TA1 1TP — 691 yards to the southwest.
  • Bill's
    3-6 Cheapside, Taunton, TA1 3LG — 979 yards to the south.
Gift Shop
  • Birthday Boy
    9 The Courtyard, St, Taunton, TA1 1JR — 627 yards to the southwest.
  • Rocket and Bird
    Taunton — 643 yards to the southwest.
Tattoo & Piercing Shop
Motor Vehicle Company
  • AirDubs
    Taunton — 936 yards to the southwest.
Internet Cafe
  • JD Wetherspoon (Restaurant)
    30a Bridge St Town Centre, Taunton, TA11 — 658 yards to the southwest.
Housing & Homeless Shelter
Landmark & Historical Place
  • The Museum of Somerset (History Museum, Food & Beverage)
    Castle Green, Taunton, TA1 4AA — 891 yards to the southwest.
Travel Agency
  • TUI (Currency Exchange, Event Planner)
    18 Paul St, Taunton, TA1 3TP — 1035 yards to the south.
Performance Art Theatre
Community Organization
Public & Government Service
Railroad Company
  • Railways
    Station Approach, Taunton, TA11 — 328 yards to the west.
Sports Club
  • Somerset County Cricket Club (Stadium, Arena & Sports Venue)
    The Cooper Associates County Ground, St. James Street, Taunton, TA1 1JT — 628 yards to the southwest.
  • Taunton Town F.C. (Sports Team, Arts & Entertainment)
    Taunton, TA1 2 — 1199 yards to the southeast.
Movie Theater
  • BrewCinema
    Brewhouse Theatre, Taunton, TA1 1JL — 673 yards to the southwest.
High School
  • Taunton School (Landmark & Historical Place)
    Staplegrove Rd, Taunton, TA2 6AD — 1414 yards to the west.
Sporting Goods Store
  • Company Spaces (Coffee Shop, Performance & Event Venue)
    2 Bridge Street, Taunton, TA1 1UB — 682 yards to the southwest.
Information retrieved Saturday 22 June 2019 at 1:53