Saddington Tunnel (Northwest end)

 
Saddington Tunnel (Northwest end) is a place on the waterways on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Leicestershire and Northamptonshire Union Canal) between Long Hill Bridge No 70 (Smeeton Westerby half a mile north) (1 mile and 5½ furlongs to the southeast) and Fleckney Bridge No 73 (Fleckney half a mile west) (2½ furlongs to the northwest).
 
It is at one end of Saddington Tunnel.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Long Hill Bridge No 70 is Saddington Tunnel (Southeast end); 4 furlongs away.

Mooring here is unrated

 

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Opening Times

Booking information notice: Leicester Line (Grand Union Canal), Navigation: Open, Towpath: Open

Wide Beam boats wishing to travel through the tunnel must book passage. 

Passage is available Monday - Friday at 8am only and must be booked 48hrs in advance.

Please call 0303 040 4040 and ask to be put through to the Newark Admin Team or you can email us at -  

enquiries.eastmidlands@canalrivertrust.org.uk

Tunnel length: 808m, travel time: 15 minutes

Friday the 10th of August, 2018 to Saturday the 10th of August, 2019
Information sent Friday the 10th of August, 2018

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Nearest water point

Foxton Junction — 4 miles, 1¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Inclined Plane Upper Access Arm Junction — 4 miles, 4 furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Inclined Plane Upper Access Arm Junction
Kilby Bridge No 87 — 5 miles, 4½ furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Soar Junction
Market Harborough Wharf — 9 miles, 5¾ furlongs away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Market Harborough Branch) to Market Harborough Wharf
North Kilworth Wharf — 11 miles, ½ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to North Kilworth Wharf
Welford Basin and Wharf — 13 miles, 3½ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Welford Branch Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Welford Arm) to Welford Basin and Wharf
Friars Mill Visitor Moorings — 14 miles, ¼ furlongs and 24 locks away
Travel to River Soar Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - River Soar Navigation) to Friars Mill Visitor Moorings

Nearest rubbish disposal

Kilby Bridge No 87 — 5 miles, 4½ furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Soar Junction
Market Harborough Wharf — 9 miles, 5¾ furlongs away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Market Harborough Branch) to Market Harborough Wharf
Welford Basin and Wharf — 13 miles, 3½ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Welford Branch Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Welford Arm) to Welford Basin and Wharf

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Kilby Bridge No 87 — 5 miles, 4½ furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Soar Junction
Market Harborough Wharf — 9 miles, 5¾ furlongs away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Market Harborough Branch) to Market Harborough Wharf
Welford Basin and Wharf — 13 miles, 3½ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Welford Branch Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Welford Arm) to Welford Basin and Wharf

Nearest place to turn

Smeeton Winding Hole — 6¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Crane's Lock Winding Hole — 1 mile, 7 furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Soar Junction
Debdale Wharf Bridge No 65 — 2 miles, 7¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Debdale Lane Winding Hole — 3 miles, ¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Wain Bridge Winding Hole — 3 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 7 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Soar Junction
Foxton Junction — 4 miles, 1¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Inclined Plane Lower Access Arm Junction — 4 miles, 2 furlongs away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Market Harborough Branch) to Inclined Plane Lower Access Arm Junction
Inclined Plane Upper Access Arm Junction — 4 miles, 4 furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Inclined Plane Upper Access Arm Junction
Kilby Bridge Winding Hole — 5 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Soar Junction
Gallows Hill Winding Hole — 5 miles, 6½ furlongs away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Market Harborough Branch) to Gallows Hill Winding Hole
Ivy Lodge Farm Bridge No 52 — 6 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Ivy Lodge Farm Bridge No 52
Bowden Hall Winding Hole — 7 miles, 4¾ furlongs away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Market Harborough Branch) to Bowden Hall Winding Hole
Bush Lock Winding Hole — 7 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 16 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Soar Junction
Woodlands Winding Hole — 8 miles, 5¾ furlongs away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Market Harborough Branch) to Woodlands Winding Hole
Blaby Bridge Winding Hole — 8 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 17 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Soar Junction
Market Harborough Wharf — 9 miles, 5¾ furlongs away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Market Harborough Branch) to Market Harborough Wharf
Welford Branch Junction — 11 miles, 6½ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Welford Branch Junction
Welford Basin — 13 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Welford Branch Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Welford Arm) to Welford Basin
Welford Basin and Wharf — 13 miles, 3½ furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Welford Branch Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Welford Arm) to Welford Basin and Wharf
Downtown Bridge Winding Hole — 14 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Downtown Bridge Winding Hole

Nearest boatyard pump-out

North Kilworth Wharf — 11 miles, ½ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to North Kilworth Wharf

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self-operated pump-out
 

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Information retrieved Monday 18 March 2019 at 3:36
Pharmacy Drugstore
Commercial & Industrial
Advertising Agency
Business Service
Fast Food Restaurant
  • Fleckney Fish Bar (Fish & Chips Restaurant)
    24 High Street, Leicester, LE8 8AJ — 1089 yards to the west.
Foodservice Distributor
Market
Beauty Salon
  • La Beauté Room
    Elizabeth Road, Leicester, LE88AE — 1043 yards to the west.
  • Thehealthinfo.net
    51 Elizabeth Road, Leicester, LE8 8AE — 1078 yards to the west.
Indian Restaurant
  • The Crown Of India (Bar)
    6 Leicester Road, Leicester, LE8 8BF — 1274 yards to the northwest.
Artist
  • Psionic Games (Graphic Designer, Musician)
    282 yards to the southwest.
Shopping & Retail
Furniture Store
  • Rose'chic (Furniture)
    South Leicester, Leicester, LE8 — 1464 yards to the northwest.
Construction Company
Pet Store
Clothing Store
  • Sub Zero (Clothing (Brand))
    35 churchill way, Leicester, LE8 8UD — 741 yards to the west.
Music Production Studio
Religious Organization
Doctor
  • Fleckney Surgery (Medical Center)
    6a High Street Fleckney, Leicester, LE88 — 1000 yards to the west.
Elementary School
City
Photographer
Event
Automotive Repair Shop
  • Fleckney Autofix (Local Service)
    12 Main Street, Leicester, LE8 8AN — 1109 yards to the west.
Candy Store
Local Business
Travel Agency
Event Planner
  • Ikandy
    71 Edward Road, Leicester, LE88AD — 1286 yards to the west.
Community Organization
  • Fleckney Village Hall (Performance & Event Venue)
    The Parade, Leicester, LE8 8AY — 1142 yards to the west.
Carpet & Flooring Store
Arts & Entertainment
  • PurplePig Music (School)
    Leicester Road, Fleckney, Leicester, LE8 8BD — 1464 yards to the northwest.
Masonry Contractor
  • MHBC
    41 Forge Close, Leicester, LE8 8DA — 1236 yards to the west.
Fitness Trainer
  • Bev J Cline - Personal Trainer (Personal Coach, GymPhysical Fitness Center)
    Fleckney Sports Centre, Leicester, LE8 8BG — 1621 yards to the northwest.
Recreation Center
  • Fleckney Sports Centre (GymPhysical Fitness Center)
    Leicester Rd, Leicester, LE8 8BG — 1552 yards to the northwest.
Media Agency
  • Document (MediaNews Company, Movie Theater)
    Albert Street, Leicester, LE8 8BA — 1403 yards to the northwest.
Neighborhood
  • Fleckney
    Leicester, LE8 8 — 1047 yards to the west.
Public & Government Service
  • Fleckney Parish Council (Government Organization, Local Service)
    Leicester Road,Fleckney, Leicester, LE8 8BG — 1576 yards to the northwest.
Bookstore
Religious Center
Sports Club
Library
Information retrieved Wednesday 13 March 2019 at 2:30