Foxton Swing Bridge No 4

Foxton Village
Swingbridge Street, Foxton, Harborough, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom
 
Foxton Swing Bridge No 4 is a minor waterways place on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Market Harborough Branch) between Inclined Plane Lower Access Arm Junction (Used for mooring until the plane is restored) (5½ furlongs to the west) and Market Harborough Wharf (Basin and Wharves. End of navigation, Canal Boat Club hire base) (4 miles and 6½ furlongs to the southeast).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Inclined Plane Lower Access Arm Junction is Black Horse Bridge No 3 (Foxton Village Main Street bridge); 1 furlong away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Market Harborough Wharf is Clarkes Bridge No 5; 1½ furlongs away.

There is access (suitable for wheels) to the towpath here.

Mooring here is unrated

There is a swing bridge here.

 
User contributed information about Foxton Swing Bridge No 4
Although electrically interlocked this bridge has to operated manually and is very difficult to move. As it is necessary to stop traffic in order to open the bridge it is suggested that the person providing the effort is reasonably strong - otherwise there is a risk of upsetting waiting motorists who would rather moan than help.
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Nearest water point

Foxton Junction — 5½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Inclined Plane Upper Access Arm Junction — 1 mile 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
Market Harborough Wharf — 4 miles, 6½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Market Harborough Wharf
North Kilworth Wharf — 7 miles, 4¼ 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 — 9 miles, 7¼ 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
Kilby Bridge No 87 — 10 miles, 4 furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Leicestershire and Northamptonshire Union Canal) to Kilby Bridge No 87
Yelvertoft Wharf — 16 miles, 5½ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Yelvertoft Wharf
Yelvertoft Marina — 17 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Yelvertoft Marina
Crick Wharf — 18 miles, 7½ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Crick Wharf
Friars Mill Visitor Moorings — 18 miles, 7½ furlongs and 24 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Leicestershire and Northamptonshire Union Canal) 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 — 4 miles, 6½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Market Harborough Wharf
Welford Basin and Wharf — 9 miles, 7¼ 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
Kilby Bridge No 87 — 10 miles, 4 furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Leicestershire and Northamptonshire Union Canal) to Kilby Bridge No 87
Yelvertoft Wharf — 16 miles, 5½ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Yelvertoft Wharf
Crick Wharf — 18 miles, 7½ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Crick Wharf

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Market Harborough Wharf — 4 miles, 6½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Market Harborough Wharf
Welford Basin and Wharf — 9 miles, 7¼ 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
Kilby Bridge No 87 — 10 miles, 4 furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Leicestershire and Northamptonshire Union Canal) to Kilby Bridge No 87
Yelvertoft Marina — 17 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Yelvertoft Marina
Crick Wharf — 18 miles, 7½ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Crick Wharf

Nearest place to turn

On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Foxton Junction — 5½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Gallows Hill Winding Hole — 7 furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Market Harborough Wharf
Inclined Plane Upper Access Arm Junction — 1 mile 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
Debdale Lane Winding Hole — 1 mile, 7¼ furlongs away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Leicestershire and Northamptonshire Union Canal) to Debdale Lane Winding Hole
Debdale Wharf Bridge No 65 — 1 mile, 7½ furlongs away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Leicestershire and Northamptonshire Union Canal) to Debdale Wharf Bridge No 65
Bowden Hall Winding Hole — 2 miles, 5¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Market Harborough Wharf
Ivy Lodge Farm Bridge No 52 — 3 miles, 3½ 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
Woodlands Winding Hole — 3 miles, 6½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Market Harborough Wharf
Smeeton Winding Hole — 4 miles, ¾ furlongs away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Leicestershire and Northamptonshire Union Canal) to Smeeton Winding Hole
Market Harborough Wharf — 4 miles, 6½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Market Harborough Wharf
Crane's Lock Winding Hole — 6 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Leicestershire and Northamptonshire Union Canal) to Crane's Lock Winding Hole
Welford Branch Junction — 8 miles, 2½ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Welford Branch Junction
Wain Bridge Winding Hole — 8 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 7 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Leicestershire and Northamptonshire Union Canal) to Wain Bridge Winding Hole
Turnover Bridge No 82 Winding Hole — 9 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Leicestershire and Northamptonshire Union Canal) to Turnover Bridge No 82 Winding Hole
Welford Basin — 9 miles, 5½ 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 — 9 miles, 7¼ 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
Kilby Bridge Winding Hole — 10 miles, 5 furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Leicestershire and Northamptonshire Union Canal) to Kilby Bridge Winding Hole
Downtown Bridge Winding Hole — 10 miles, 5½ 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
Bush Lock Winding Hole — 12 miles, 4 furlongs and 16 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Leicestershire and Northamptonshire Union Canal) to Bush Lock Winding Hole

Nearest boatyard pump-out

North Kilworth Wharf — 7 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to North Kilworth Wharf
Yelvertoft Marina — 17 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Yelvertoft Marina

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