Pewsey Winding Hole

Kennet and Avon Canal towpath, Wilcot SN9 5NT, United Kingdom
 
Pewsey Winding Hole is a minor waterways place on the Kennet and Avon Canal (Main Line) between Pewsey Wharf (Pump out available here (BW card)) (1¾ furlongs to the east) and All Cannings Bridge No 127 (All Cannings village 1 mile south) (4 miles and 6 furlongs to the west).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Pewsey Wharf is Pewsey Bridge No 114; 1¾ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of All Cannings Bridge No 127 is Bristow Bridge No 115; 1¾ furlongs away.

Mooring here is unrated

You can wind here.

 

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Restriction

Navigation restriction notice: Kennet & Avon Canal, Navigation: Open, Towpath: Open
From: Devizes Bottom Lock No 22 to Crofton Lock No 61.
Update on 05/07/2019: Further to this afternoon's review meeting, we are pleased with the continued slow recovery in levels, and water usage during yesterday's opening of the summit proved sustainable. We are therefore satisfied that the current restrictions remain appropriate, so these will continue unchanged, as below. We plan to review the situation again on Friday of next week, unless the situation changes in the meantime. To Summarise: Caen Hill (between Locks 22 & 50) will be available on a daily basis from 10:00am until 3.00pm, with last entry at 12:00 Noon. The summit (Locks 51 – 61) will be open on Tuesday and Thursday, also from 10:00am until 3.00pm, with last entry at 12:00 Noon. Throughout these restrictions, the long pound remains available for cruising at all times, but we continue to ask customers not to moor anywhere between Lock 55 and Lock 60 (Crofton flight) and to only to make essential, through journeys on the affected length of the navigation when it opens. Meanwhile, the parts for the pump which is currently off site have been ordered and are on their way from Sweden. Subject to timely arrival, we aim to reinstall the pump over the weekend of 20/21st of July. We appreciate everyone's continued support. Update on 02/07/2019: We reviewed the position yesterday afternoon and are pleased to advise that yesterday’s inspection of the remaining pump (no. 2) at Caen Hill went well, with the output increasing by some 36% after removing trapped debris from around the impeller. The improved flow rate, together with restrictions and ashing up to reduce losses, have meant that the Canal continues to hold its own.  Based on yesterday’s discussion and having consulted with customers, Caen Hill (between Locks 22 & 50) will continue to be available on a daily basis, but for a slightly shorter day, from 10:00am until 3.00pm, with last entry at 12:00 Noon. The summit (Locks 51 – 61) will be open on Thursday (4th July) this week at the times listed above, with the intention of also opening on Tuesday and Thursday next week (9th & 11th July). As a further conservation measure, we ask customers not to moor anywhere between Lock 55 and Lock 60 (Crofton flight) and please only to make essential, through journeys on the affected length of the navigation. Once again, we appreciate customers’ support and understanding and will further review the situation on Friday afternoon, after which we will provide another update. Please contact us using the details in the main notice below, should any questions arise. Update on 28/06/2019: Today’s opening of the summit went well, with the steps taken to conserve water over the last few days enabling a good recovery and levels have held up well throughout the day. We have reviewed the current situation and confirm that Caen Hill (between Locks 22 & 50) will continue to be open daily on the same restricted hours (10:00 to 16:00, with last entry to the flight at 13:00). The summit (between Locks 51 & 61) will remain closed over the weekend and on Monday. We will again review the position late on Monday afternoon and confirm arrangements for Tuesday onwards soon afterwards. Further updates will be provided as the situation develops, but in the meantime, please contact the Trust using the details provided in the main notice below, should you require further information.   Monday the 24th of June, 2019 to Wednesday the 24th of June, 2020
Information sent Monday the 24th of June, 2019

Opening Times

Navigation restriction notice: Kennet & Avon Canal, Navigation: Open, Towpath: Open
From: Devizes Bottom Lock No 22 to Crofton Lock No 61.
Update on 05/07/2019: Further to this afternoon's review meeting, we are pleased with the continued slow recovery in levels, and water usage during yesterday's opening of the summit proved sustainable. We are therefore satisfied that the current restrictions remain appropriate, so these will continue unchanged, as below. We plan to review the situation again on Friday of next week, unless the situation changes in the meantime. To Summarise: Caen Hill (between Locks 22 & 50) will be available on a daily basis from 10:00am until 3.00pm, with last entry at 12:00 Noon. The summit (Locks 51 – 61) will be open on Tuesday and Thursday, also from 10:00am until 3.00pm, with last entry at 12:00 Noon. Throughout these restrictions, the long pound remains available for cruising at all times, but we continue to ask customers not to moor anywhere between Lock 55 and Lock 60 (Crofton flight) and to only to make essential, through journeys on the affected length of the navigation when it opens. Meanwhile, the parts for the pump which is currently off site have been ordered and are on their way from Sweden. Subject to timely arrival, we aim to reinstall the pump over the weekend of 20/21st of July. We appreciate everyone's continued support. Update on 02/07/2019: We reviewed the position yesterday afternoon and are pleased to advise that yesterday’s inspection of the remaining pump (no. 2) at Caen Hill went well, with the output increasing by some 36% after removing trapped debris from around the impeller. The improved flow rate, together with restrictions and ashing up to reduce losses, have meant that the Canal continues to hold its own.  Based on yesterday’s discussion and having consulted with customers, Caen Hill (between Locks 22 & 50) will continue to be available on a daily basis, but for a slightly shorter day, from 10:00am until 3.00pm, with last entry at 12:00 Noon. The summit (Locks 51 – 61) will be open on Thursday (4th July) this week at the times listed above, with the intention of also opening on Tuesday and Thursday next week (9th & 11th July). As a further conservation measure, we ask customers not to moor anywhere between Lock 55 and Lock 60 (Crofton flight) and please only to make essential, through journeys on the affected length of the navigation. Once again, we appreciate customers’ support and understanding and will further review the situation on Friday afternoon, after which we will provide another update. Please contact us using the details in the main notice below, should any questions arise. Update on 28/06/2019: Today’s opening of the summit went well, with the steps taken to conserve water over the last few days enabling a good recovery and levels have held up well throughout the day. We have reviewed the current situation and confirm that Caen Hill (between Locks 22 & 50) will continue to be open daily on the same restricted hours (10:00 to 16:00, with last entry to the flight at 13:00). The summit (between Locks 51 & 61) will remain closed over the weekend and on Monday. We will again review the position late on Monday afternoon and confirm arrangements for Tuesday onwards soon afterwards. Further updates will be provided as the situation develops, but in the meantime, please contact the Trust using the details provided in the main notice below, should you require further information.   Monday the 24th of June, 2019 to Wednesday the 24th of June, 2020
Information sent Tuesday the 2nd of July, 2019

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Nearest water point

Pewsey Wharf — 1¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Honeystreet Wharf — 3 miles, 1¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Wootton Rivers Bottom Lock No 51 — 3 miles, 1¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Devizes Wharf — 10 miles, 5 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Crofton Lock No 59 — 7 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Great Bedwyn Wharf — 9 miles, 1 furlong and 14 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Station Road Bridge No 83 — 14 miles, ¾ furlongs and 24 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Sells Green Bridge No 149 — 14 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 29 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Kintbury Water Point and Sanitary Station — 17 miles, ½ furlongs and 27 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm

Nearest rubbish disposal

Pewsey Wharf — 1¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Wootton Rivers Bottom Lock No 51 — 3 miles, 1¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Crofton Lock No 59 — 7 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Great Bedwyn Wharf — 9 miles, 1 furlong and 14 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Sells Green Bridge No 149 — 14 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 29 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Kintbury Lock No 78 — 17 miles, 1 furlong and 27 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Seend Wharf Bridge No 153 — 15 miles, 4½ furlongs and 32 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Pewsey Wharf — 1¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Devizes Marina — 9 miles away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Devizes Wharf — 10 miles, 5 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Station Road Bridge No 83 — 14 miles, ¾ furlongs and 24 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Caen Hill Marina — 13 miles, 3½ furlongs and 29 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction

Nearest place to turn

Wilcot Wide — 1 mile, 3¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Milkhouse Water Winding Hole — 1 mile, 5½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Alton Valley Bridge No 123 Winding Hole — 2 miles, 7¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Wootton Rivers Farm Bridge Winding Hole — 2 miles, 7¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Allington Swing Bridge No 129 Winding Hole — 5 miles, 3 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Burbage Wharf — 4 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Horton Bridge Winding Hole — 7 miles, 4½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Devizes Marina Winding Hole — 8 miles, 7 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Winding Hole above Crofton Top Lock — 6 miles, 4 furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Devizes Wharf — 10 miles, 5 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Crofton Lock No 60 Winding Hole — 7 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 10 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Winding Hole above Crofton Bottom Lock No 63 — 8 miles, 1½ furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Great Bedwyn Winding Hole — 9 miles, ½ furlongs and 14 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Frith Copse Winding Hole — 11 miles, 2½ furlongs and 18 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Froxfield Bridge No 90 — 11 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 20 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Winding Hole above Station Road Bridge — 14 miles, ¾ furlongs and 24 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Dunn Mill Winding Hole — 14 miles, 6½ furlongs and 24 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Denford Mill Winding Hole — 15 miles, ½ furlongs and 25 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Foxhanger Marina and Wharf — 13 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 29 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Wire Bridge Winding Hole — 15 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 26 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm

Nearest self-operated pump-out

Pewsey Wharf — 1¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Station Road Bridge No 83 — 14 miles, ¾ furlongs and 24 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm

Nearest boatyard pump-out

Old Builders Wharf — 3 miles, ¾ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Devizes Marina — 9 miles away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Caen Hill Marina — 13 miles, 3½ furlongs and 29 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
 

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Pub
  • The Waterfront Bar & Bistro at Pewsey Wharf (Restaurant, Beer Garden)
    Marlborough Rd, Pewsey, SN9 5NU — 510 yards to the east.
  • Crown Inn (Arts & Entertainment, Restaurant)
    60 Wilcot Road, Pewsey, SN9 5EL — 1246 yards to the southeast.
  • The Shed Alehouse, Pewsey (Beer Bar)
    20 North Street, Pewsey, SN9 5EX — 1592 yards to the southeast.
  • Royal Oak (Restaurant)
    35 North Street, Pewsey, SN9 5ES — 1561 yards to the southeast.
Hair Salon
  • Blush Beauty Studio
    Unit 2 Fordbrook Business Centre, Pewsey, SN9 5NU — 1063 yards to the southeast.
Massage Therapist
  • SL Body Balance
    4 Slater Road, Pewsey, SN9 5DP — 1528 yards to the southeast.
Sports & Recreation
  • Pewsey Vale Running Club (Nonprofit Organization)
    Pewsey Sports Centre, Wilcot Road, Pewsey, SN9 5EW — 1265 yards to the southeast.
Nature Preserve
Education
Farm
Food & Beverage
  • Pewsey Wharf
    Marlborough Rd, Pewsey, SN9 5 — 491 yards to the east.
Brewery
Train Station
Baby & Children's Clothing Store
City
  • Wilcot
    Wilcot, Wiltshire, SN9 5 — 1053 yards to the west.
Railway Station
Restaurant
  • The Golden Swan (Pub, Campground)
    Wilcot, Pewsey, SN9 5NN — 1120 yards to the west.
Local Business
  • Blue Fyre
    Pewsey — 926 yards to the south.
Travel Agency
Community Organization
  • Bouverie Hall (Performance Art Theatre, Community Center)
    Car Park, North St, Pewsey, SN9 5EQ — 1550 yards to the southeast.
Public School
  • Pewsey Primary School (Elementary School)
    Wilcot Road, Pewsey, SN9 5, United Kingdom, Pewsey, SN9 5EJ — 1259 yards to the southeast.
Alternative & Holistic Health Service
Local Service
High School
GymPhysical Fitness Center
  • Sui Generis Gym (Fitness Trainer)
    Unit 2 Fordbrook Business Centre, Pewsey, SN9 5NU — 996 yards to the southeast.
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