Somerton Deep Lock Winding Hole

Unnamed Road, Upper Heyford, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom
 
Somerton Deep Lock Winding Hole is a minor waterways place on the Oxford Canal (Southern Section - Main Line) between Somerton Bridge No 196 (Somerton village to the southwest) (5¾ furlongs and 1 lock to the south) and Aynho Bridge No 190 (Ayhno Village 1.25 miles northeast up B4031) (1 mile and 5¼ furlongs to the north).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Somerton Bridge No 196 is Somerton Deep Lock No 34; ½ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Aynho Bridge No 190 is Chisnell Lift Bridge No 193; 3¼ furlongs away.

Mooring here is unrated

You may be able to wind here, but it is not a full-length winding hole, being only suitable for boats up to 60 feet long.

 
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Oxford to Banbury | College Cruisers
Past the marina you will see the winding hole {it is not at the marina!} ... Once through Somerton deep lock, the canal continues its pretty way on to Aynho.
Canal Guide - Oxford Canal South: Birmingham, Banbury, Midlands ...
North of Thrupp the canal continues on its way winding through the delightful ... The next construction of note on the Oxford Canal is Somerton Deep Lock ...
Canal Cruising Holiday Routes
It is interesting to see the difference between the winding Southern canal and the .... We descend the dramatic and deep staircase locks and for this cruise ..... We must turn in the last 70ft winding hole, just 1 mile shy of the terminus at Froghall. ..... South Oxford Canal, Somerton Deep Lock, Cherwell River & Valley, Thrupp,.
9th July 2016 Lower Heyford to Somerton Deep Lock, Oxford Canal ...
Jan 25, 2017 ... A time-lapse Narrowboat journey on the South Oxford Canal. Starting at Lower Heyford I head north to just above Somerton Deep lock. On the ...
The Oxford Canal
The winding hole here marks the start of the moorings for visitors to the village. ... shallow lock, having only a one-foot fall, while the next lock is Somerton Deep.
Excellence Afloat at Valley Cruises | Routes
There is a 70 ft winding hole just after the town centre. ... This shallow lock is followed by Somerton Deep, one of the deepest narrowbeam locks on the system .
Somerton, Oxfordshire - Wikipedia
Somerton is a village and civil parish in Oxfordshire, England, in the Cherwell valley about 6 .... Somerton Deep Lock was built 2⁄5 mile (1 km) north of the village. Building of the Oxford and Rugby Railway between Oxford and Banbury began in ...
NB Stronghold
Aug 7, 2017 ... I reversed to the previous winding hole and turned in the direction of the lock, ..... with a long line to tow Stronghold out of Somerton Deep Lock.
Lock (water navigation) - Wikipedia
A lock is a device used for raising and lowering boats, ships and other watercraft between .... The deepest "as-built" locks in England are considered to be Etruria Top Lock on the Trent and Mersey Canal and Somerton Deep Lock on the Oxford Canal: .... A gate paddle simply covers a hole in the lower part of a gate; a more ...
Narrowboat Debdale: September 2007
Sep 30, 2007 ... Stopped for lunch just after Somerton Deep Lock, with its pretty .... We'd planned to turn at the winding hole here, but had a message from ...
 

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Nearest water point

Aynho Wharf — 1 mile, 5¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Napton Junction
Heyford Wharf Bridge No 206 — 4 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of End of Hythe Bridge Arm
Cherwell Street Facilities — 8 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Napton Junction
Banbury Lock No 29 — 8 miles, 3½ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Napton Junction
Thrupp Cruising Club — 11 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of End of Hythe Bridge Arm
Langford Lane Bridge No 224 — 12 miles, 4 furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of End of Hythe Bridge Arm
Cropredy Wharf Bridge No 153 — 12 miles, 7½ furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Napton Junction
Cropredy Marina — 13 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 9 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Napton Junction
Wolvercote Junction Water Point — 15 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 10 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of End of Hythe Bridge Arm
Wolvercote Sanitary Station — 16 miles, ¾ furlongs and 11 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of End of Hythe Bridge Arm
St Edwards Lift Bridge No 238 — 17 miles, 1½ furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of End of Hythe Bridge Arm
Isis Sanitary Station — 18 miles, 5½ furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of End of Hythe Bridge Arm
Eynsham Lock — 19 miles, 1½ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Wolvercote Junction, then on the Oxford Canal (Duke's Cut) to Duke's Cut Junction, then on the River Thames (above Oxford) to Eynsham Lock
Fenny Compton Wharf — 19 miles, 2 furlongs and 17 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Napton Junction

Nearest rubbish disposal

Aynho Wharf — 1 mile, 5¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Napton Junction
Cherwell Street Facilities — 8 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Napton Junction
Thrupp Cruising Club — 11 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of End of Hythe Bridge Arm
Cropredy Wharf Bridge No 153 — 12 miles, 7½ furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Napton Junction
Cropredy Marina — 13 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 9 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Napton Junction
Wolvercote Sanitary Station — 16 miles, ¾ furlongs and 11 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of End of Hythe Bridge Arm
Eynsham Lock — 19 miles, 1½ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Wolvercote Junction, then on the Oxford Canal (Duke's Cut) to Duke's Cut Junction, then on the River Thames (above Oxford) to Eynsham Lock
Fenny Compton Wharf — 19 miles, 2 furlongs and 17 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Napton Junction

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Cherwell Street Facilities — 8 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Napton Junction
Thrupp Cruising Club — 11 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of End of Hythe Bridge Arm
Cropredy Wharf Bridge No 153 — 12 miles, 7½ furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Napton Junction
Cropredy Marina — 13 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 9 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Napton Junction
Wolvercote Sanitary Station — 16 miles, ¾ furlongs and 11 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of End of Hythe Bridge Arm
Isis Sanitary Station — 18 miles, 5½ furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of End of Hythe Bridge Arm
Eynsham Lock — 19 miles, 1½ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Wolvercote Junction, then on the Oxford Canal (Duke's Cut) to Duke's Cut Junction, then on the River Thames (above Oxford) to Eynsham Lock

Nearest place to turn

Aynho Wharf — 1 mile, 5¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Napton Junction
Winding Hole above Nell Bridge Lock — 3 miles, ¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Napton Junction
Heyford Wharf Winding Hole — 4 miles, 2½ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of End of Hythe Bridge Arm
The Cleeves Winding Hole — 4 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of End of Hythe Bridge Arm
Twyford Wharf Winding Hole — 5 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Napton Junction
Kirtlington Winding Hole — 7 miles, 5½ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of End of Hythe Bridge Arm
Calthorpe Winding Hole — 7 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Napton Junction
Grimsbury Wharf — 9 miles, 1 furlong and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Napton Junction
Southam Road Winding Hole — 9 miles, 2½ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Napton Junction
Enslow Winding Hole — 9 miles, 2½ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of End of Hythe Bridge Arm
Southam Road Footbridge Arm — 9 miles, 5 furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Napton Junction
Shipton Weir Junction — 10 miles, 6 furlongs and 7 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of End of Hythe Bridge Arm
Thrupp Wide — 11 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of End of Hythe Bridge Arm
Cropredy Wharf Bridge No 153 — 12 miles, 7½ furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Napton Junction
Cropredy Marina — 13 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 9 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Napton Junction
Cropredy Marina (Small Mooring Basin) — 13 miles, 4½ furlongs and 9 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Napton Junction
Clattercote Bridge No 147 — 14 miles, 7 furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Napton Junction
Wolvercote Junction — 15 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 11 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of End of Hythe Bridge Arm
Bypass Reservoir Junction — 15 miles, 7 furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Wolvercote Junction, then on the Oxford Canal (Duke's Cut) to Bypass Reservoir Junction
Duke's Cut Junction — 16 miles, 3½ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Wolvercote Junction, then on the Oxford Canal (Duke's Cut) to Duke's Cut Junction

Nearest self-operated pump-out

Thrupp Cruising Club — 11 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of End of Hythe Bridge Arm
Cropredy Marina — 13 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 9 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Napton Junction
Eynsham Lock — 19 miles, 1½ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Wolvercote Junction, then on the Oxford Canal (Duke's Cut) to Duke's Cut Junction, then on the River Thames (above Oxford) to Eynsham Lock

Nearest boatyard pump-out

Aynho Wharf — 1 mile, 5¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Napton Junction
Twyford Wharf — 5 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Napton Junction
Sovereign Wharf — 8 miles, 6 furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Napton Junction
Enslow Wharf — 9 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of End of Hythe Bridge Arm
Cropredy Marina — 13 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 9 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Napton Junction
 

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