Saddington Tunnel (Northwest end)

Fleckney Bridge, Millenium Wood, Harborough LE8 8UF, United Kingdom
 
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 Friday the 8th of May, 2020
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
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
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
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

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
Kilby Bridge No 87 — 5 miles, 4½ furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Soar Junction
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

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
Kilby Bridge No 87 — 5 miles, 4½ furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Soar Junction
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
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
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
Crane's Lock Winding Hole — 1 mile, 7 furlongs and 5 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
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
Wain Bridge Winding Hole — 3 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 7 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
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
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
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
Kilby Bridge Winding Hole — 5 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Soar Junction
Bush Lock Winding Hole — 7 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 16 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Soar Junction
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
Blaby Bridge Winding Hole — 8 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 17 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Soar 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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Plastic Manufacturer
  • COBA
    Unit 5 Marlborough Drive, Leicester, LE8 8UR — 624 yards to the southwest.
Dog Walker
HealthBeauty
  • Beauty By Chloe (Local Service)
    Fleckney, Leicester, LE8 8DQ — 1068 yards to the west.
Party Supply & Rental Shop
Horse Riding School
Business Service
Beauty Salon
Artist
  • Molly Henson Modelling (Fashion Model, Modeling Agency)
    Fleckney, Leicester — 1150 yards to the west.
  • Psionic Games (Graphic Designer, Musician)
    282 yards to the southwest.
Construction Company
Automotive Store
Clothing Store
  • Sub Zero (Clothing (Brand))
    35 churchill way, Leicester, LE8 8UD — 741 yards to the west.
Music Production Studio
Elementary School
City
Photographer
Pet Service
Automotive Repair Shop
Automotive, Aircraft & Boat
  • K_Blast
    Fleckney, Leicester — 1150 yards to the west.
ToolsEquipment
  • Proops Brothersltd (Arts & Crafts Store)
    34 Saddington Rd, Leicester, LE8 8AW — 902 yards to the west.
Local Business
Office Supplies
  • G P M
    LE8 8 — 606 yards to the southwest.
Home Improvement
Community Organization
Fitness Trainer
  • Bev J Cline - Personal Trainer (Personal Coach, GymPhysical Fitness Center)
    Fleckney Sports Centre, Leicester, LE8 8BG — 1621 yards to the northwest.
Arts & Entertainment
  • PurplePig Music (School)
    Leicester Road, Fleckney, Leicester, LE8 8BD — 1464 yards to the northwest.
Media Agency
  • Document (MediaNews Company, Movie Theater)
    Leicester — 1403 yards to the northwest.
Cleaning Service
Neighborhood
  • Fleckney
    Leicester, LE8 8 — 1047 yards to the west.
Local Service
  • Monster Mail
    Unit 4-6 Victoria Buildings, Fleckney, Leicester, LE8 8AW — 1024 yards to the west.
Bookstore
Sports Club
Cafe
  • Shearsby Valley Cafe
    Shearsby Valley Lakes, Saddington Rd,, Shearsby, LE176PX — 1482 yards to the south.
Florist
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Information retrieved Thursday 2 May 2019 at 1:43