Blue Pits New Lock No 53

Rochdale OL11 2XL, United Kingdom
 
Blue Pits New Lock No 53 is a minor waterways place on the Rochdale Canal between Ducie Street Junction (Junction of Rochdale and Ashton Canals) (9 miles and 3 furlongs and 30 locks to the southwest) and Littleborough (5 miles and 6¾ furlongs and 4 locks to the northeast).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Ducie Street Junction is Trub Bridge; a few yards away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Littleborough is M62 Motorway Bridge; ¾ furlongs away.

Mooring here is unrated

This is a lock, the rise of which is not known.

 
Red lorry marks the M62, no towpath under the motorway so walkers turn right here
Copyright: David Tunbridge
Taken: 7 March 2007

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Nearest water point

Littleborough Sanitary Station — 6 miles, 2 furlongs and 7 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Travis Mill Lock No 28 — 9 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 25 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
New Islington Marina — 9 miles, ½ furlongs and 29 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Castlefield Junction
Fielden Wharf & Services — 11 miles, 4½ furlongs and 35 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Baltimore Marina — 11 miles, 7½ furlongs and 36 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Staffordshire, Kenworthy and other Arms — 10 miles, 5 furlongs and 40 locks away
Travel to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Staffordshire, Kenworthy and other Arms
Potato Wharf Arm & The New Basin — 10 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 40 locks away
Travel to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Potato Wharf Arm & The New Basin
Stretford Marina — 13 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 40 locks away
Travel to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Stretford Marina
Watch House Cruising Club — 14 miles, 4½ furlongs and 40 locks away
Travel to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Watch House Cruising Club
Worsley Visitor Moorings — 17 miles, 6 furlongs and 40 locks away
Travel to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Stretford - Waters Meeting, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Worsley Visitor Moorings
Fairfield Junction — 13 miles, 1½ furlongs and 49 locks away
Travel to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Fairfield Junction
Hebden Bridge Services — 15 miles, 7 furlongs and 45 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Bridgewater Marina — 19 miles, 2 furlongs and 40 locks away
Travel to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Stretford - Waters Meeting, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Bridgewater Marina

Nearest rubbish disposal

Fielden Wharf & Services — 11 miles, 4½ furlongs and 35 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Hebden Bridge Services — 15 miles, 7 furlongs and 45 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Littleborough Sanitary Station — 6 miles, 2 furlongs and 7 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Baltimore Marina — 11 miles, 7½ furlongs and 36 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Potato Wharf Arm & The New Basin — 10 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 40 locks away
Travel to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Potato Wharf Arm & The New Basin
Watch House Cruising Club — 14 miles, 4½ furlongs and 40 locks away
Travel to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Watch House Cruising Club
Worsley Visitor Moorings — 17 miles, 6 furlongs and 40 locks away
Travel to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Stretford - Waters Meeting, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Worsley Visitor Moorings
Fairfield Junction — 13 miles, 1½ furlongs and 49 locks away
Travel to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Fairfield Junction
Hebden Bridge Services — 15 miles, 7 furlongs and 45 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction

Nearest place to turn

Edinburgh Way Tunnel Winding Hole — 1 mile, 3¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Dicken Green Winding Hole — 1 mile, 7¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Rochdale Junction — 2 miles, 2 furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Moss Upper Lock Winding Hole — 2 miles, 3 furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Boarshaw Bridge Winding Hole — 1 mile, 5¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Castlefield Junction
Littleborough Winding Hole — 5 miles, 6 furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Causeway Bridge Winding Hole — 3 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Castlefield Junction
Bent House Winding Hole — 6 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Bent House Bridge Winding Hole — 6 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Broadway Bridge Winding Hole — 4 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Castlefield Junction
Failsworth Pool Winding Hole — 5 miles, 5½ furlongs and 13 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Castlefield Junction
Summit Pound Winding Hole — 8 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 17 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Bottomley Road Winding Hole — 9 miles, ¾ furlongs and 21 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Lightbank Lock Winding Hole — 9 miles, 2½ furlongs and 22 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Winding Hole between Nip Square and Winterbutlee Locks — 9 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 24 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Butler Lane Lock Winding Hole — 8 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 28 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Castlefield Junction
New Islington Marina — 9 miles, ½ furlongs and 29 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Castlefield Junction
Ducie Street Junction — 9 miles, 3 furlongs and 31 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Castlefield Junction
New Viaduct Winding Hole — 10 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 34 locks away
Travel to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to New Viaduct Winding Hole
Todmorden Changeline Bridge No 30 — 11 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 35 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction

Nearest self-operated pump-out

New Islington Marina — 9 miles, ½ furlongs and 29 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Castlefield Junction
Hebden Bridge Services — 15 miles, 7 furlongs and 45 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction

Nearest boatyard pump-out

Pickwell and Arnold Boatyard — 13 miles, 1 furlong and 39 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Sowerby Bridge Junction
Stretford Marina — 13 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 40 locks away
Travel to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Stretford Marina
Bridgewater Marina — 19 miles, 2 furlongs and 40 locks away
Travel to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Stretford - Waters Meeting, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Stretford and Leigh Branch) to Bridgewater Marina
 
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