Blackburn Top Lock No 52

Blackburn Flight of 6 locks Nos 52 to 57
B & Q, Towpath, Blackburn BB1 1EF, United Kingdom
 
Blackburn Top Lock No 52 is a place on the waterways on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal (Main Line - Wigan to Leeds) between Feniscowles Bridge No 93B (2 miles and 6¾ furlongs and 5 locks to the west) and Salterforth Bridge No 151 (Salterforth village 200 yards northeast) (27 miles and 4¾ furlongs and 7 locks to the northeast).
 
It is at one end of Blackburn Locks.

Opening Times

Navigation closure notice: Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Navigation: Closed, Towpath: Open
Update on 07/01/2019: Please be advised further investigations need to be carried out, whilst the investigations are taking place, the below restrictions will remain. Blackburn Lock flight (Lock 57, Bottom Lock to Lock 52, Top Lock) will be opened at 10am to 3pm, with last passage at 2pm, daily.Thursday the 20th of December, 2018 to Wednesday the 30th of October, 2019
Information sent Thursday the 20th of December, 2018Navigation restriction notice: Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Navigation: Open, Towpath: Open
Update on 07/01/2019: Please be advised further investigations need to be carried out, whilst the investigations are taking place, the below restrictions will remain. An update will be provided once the investigations have been completed. Update on 02/01/2019: Please be advised this restriction will remain in place whilst we continue to oversee passages on the Blackburn Flight. A further update will be issued Monday 7 January.   Update on 21/12/2018: Please be advised the local team have successfully facilitated a repair to Top Lock, Blackburn after the recent act of severe vandalism. In order to avoid potential further damage and flooding over the festive season, starting Saturday 22 December, we will be implementing the following restriction; Thursday the 20th of December, 2018 to Friday the 20th of December, 2019
Information sent Wednesday the 2nd of January, 2019
 
The nearest place in the direction of Feniscowles Bridge No 93B is Blackburn Top Lock Footbridge; a few yards away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Salterforth Bridge No 151 is Grimshaw Park Bridge No 101; ¾ furlongs away.

Mooring here is unrated

This is a lock with a rise of 9′2″.

 

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Opening Times

Navigation closure notice: Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Navigation: Closed, Towpath: Open
Update on 07/01/2019: Please be advised further investigations need to be carried out, whilst the investigations are taking place, the below restrictions will remain. Blackburn Lock flight (Lock 57, Bottom Lock to Lock 52, Top Lock) will be opened at 10am to 3pm, with last passage at 2pm, daily.Thursday the 20th of December, 2018 to Friday the 8th of May, 2020
Information sent Thursday the 20th of December, 2018Navigation restriction notice: Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Navigation: Open, Towpath: Open
Update on 07/01/2019: Please be advised further investigations need to be carried out, whilst the investigations are taking place, the below restrictions will remain. An update will be provided once the investigations have been completed. Update on 02/01/2019: Please be advised this restriction will remain in place whilst we continue to oversee passages on the Blackburn Flight. A further update will be issued Monday 7 January.   Update on 21/12/2018: Please be advised the local team have successfully facilitated a repair to Top Lock, Blackburn after the recent act of severe vandalism. In order to avoid potential further damage and flooding over the festive season, starting Saturday 22 December, we will be implementing the following restriction; Thursday the 20th of December, 2018 to Friday the 8th of May, 2020
Information sent Wednesday the 2nd of January, 2019

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Nearest water point

Blackburn Lock Sanitary Station — 2¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings — 9 miles, 1 furlong and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
White Bear (Adlington) Marina — 14 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 13 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Rose Grove Services — 14 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Wigan Top Lock Services — 18 miles, 7 furlongs and 13 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Reedley Marina — 19 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge

Nearest rubbish disposal

Blackburn Lock Sanitary Station — 2¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings — 9 miles, 1 furlong and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Rose Grove Services — 14 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Wigan Top Lock Services — 18 miles, 7 furlongs and 13 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Blackburn Lock Sanitary Station — 2¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings — 9 miles, 1 furlong and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Rose Grove Services — 14 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Wigan Top Lock Services — 18 miles, 7 furlongs and 13 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction

Nearest place to turn

Infirmary Winding Hole — 2¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Eanam Bridge Winding Hole — 7½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Bower House Fold Bridge No 96 — 1 mile, 2¾ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Trident Way Winding Hole — 3 miles, ½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Stanworth Bridge Winding Hole — 3 miles, 6 furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Canal Boat Cruises Wharf — 4 miles, 6½ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Rishton Winding Hole — 5 miles, 4½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Dunkenhalgh Aqueduct Winding Hole — 5 miles, 6 furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Railway Bridge No 110B Winding Hole — 6 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Church Kirk Bridge Winding Hole — 7 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Whalley Road Bridge Winding Hole — 9 miles, ¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Fourth Lock Pound Winding Hole — 9 miles, 3½ furlongs and 9 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Bottom Lock Pound Winding Hole — 9 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Walton Summit Branch Junction — 9 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 13 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
A674 Bridge No 79A Winding Hole — 10 miles, 1 furlong and 13 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Botany Wharf Winding Hole — 10 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 13 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Clough Bank Winding Hole — 10 miles, 6½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Shuttleworth Winding Hole — 11 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Cowling Bridge Slipway — 11 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 13 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Hapton Winding Hole — 12 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge

Nearest self-operated pump-out

Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings — 9 miles, 1 furlong and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Ellerbeck Narrowboats Wharf — 13 miles, 4½ furlongs and 13 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Rose Grove Services — 14 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge

Nearest boatyard pump-out

White Bear (Adlington) Marina — 14 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 13 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Reedley Marina — 19 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
 
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Newspaper
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Train Station
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City
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Car Dealership
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Band
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Information retrieved Friday 17 May 2019 at 3:30