Blackburn Top Lock Footbridge

B & Q, Towpath, Blackburn BB1 1EF, United Kingdom
 
Blackburn Top Lock Footbridge is a minor waterways place 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 5 furlongs and 8 locks to the northeast).
 
It is part 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 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
 
The nearest place in the direction of Feniscowles Bridge No 93B is Blackburn Lock 2 No 53; ¾ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Salterforth Bridge No 151 is Blackburn Top Lock No 52 (Blackburn Flight of 6 locks Nos 52 to 57); a few yards away.

There may be access to the towpath here.

Mooring here is unrated

Places of interest within 1 mile and to which this is the nearest place: B and Q DIY shops (¼ furlongs away)

There is a bridge here which takes pedestrian traffic over the canal.

 

Copyright: Mike and Ethel Cummins
Taken: 20 May 2015

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Nearest water point

Blackburn Lock Sanitary Station — 2 furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings — 9 miles, 1 furlong and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
White Bear (Adlington) Marina — 14 miles, 3 furlongs and 12 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 12 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 — 2 furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings — 9 miles, 1 furlong and 5 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 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Blackburn Lock Sanitary Station — 2 furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Johnson's Hillock Visitor Moorings — 9 miles, 1 furlong and 5 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 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction

Nearest place to turn

Infirmary Winding Hole — 2¼ furlongs and 3 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 5 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 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Canal Boat Cruises Wharf — 4 miles, 6½ furlongs and 5 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, ½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Leeds Bridge
Fourth Lock Pound Winding Hole — 9 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Bottom Lock Pound Winding Hole — 9 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 11 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Walton Summit Branch Junction — 9 miles, 5½ furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
A674 Bridge No 79A Winding Hole — 10 miles, 1 furlong and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Botany Wharf Winding Hole — 10 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 12 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 12 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 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Wigan Junction
Ellerbeck Narrowboats Wharf — 13 miles, 4½ furlongs and 12 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, 3 furlongs and 12 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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Information retrieved Saturday 15 June 2019 at 17:03
Pub
  • Blackburn Times (DJ)
    northgate, Blackburn, BB2 1A — 1173 yards to the north.
  • Last Orders Blackburn
    darwen st, Blackburn, BB2 2 — 784 yards to the north.
  • "Ivy hotel" (Hotel)
    65 Infirmary Street, Blackburn, BB2 3RP — 440 yards to the southwest.
Women's Clothing Store
Pizza Place
Coffee Shop
  • Costa Coffee
    Grimshaw Park, Blackburn, BB2 3AG — 274 yards to the north.
  • Costa Coffee
    Unit 49, Blackburn Shopping Centre, Blackburn, BB1 7JG — 1072 yards to the north.
Radio Station
Middle Eastern Restaurant
Indian Restaurant
  • Raj Indian Cuisine & Lounge
    106A Bolton Rd, Blackburn, BB2 3PZ — 478 yards to the southwest.
  • Shandar (Pakistani Restaurant)
    69 Victoria Street, Blackburn, BB1 6 — 1481 yards to the north.
Martial Arts School
  • Blackburn Predators (Sports & Fitness Instruction, GymPhysical Fitness Center)
    chadwick street mill, Blackburn, BB2 4AD — 535 yards to the southwest.
Shopping & Retail
  • Asda (Supermarket)
    Lower Audley Re. Park, Grimshaw Park Road, Blackburn, BB2 3DY — 385 yards to the northeast.
Stadium, Arena & Sports Venue
  • Ewood Park (Borough, Sports & Recreation Venue)
    424 Bolton Rd, Blackburn, BB2 4JF — 1467 yards to the south.
  • Blackburn Rovers F.C. (Sports Team, Landmark & Historical Place)
    Blackburn — 1449 yards to the south.
  • Blackburn Ice Arena (Ice Skating Rink, Landmark & Historical Place)
    Lower Audley, Waterside, Blackburn, BB23 — 386 yards to the north.
Train Station
City
  • Blackburn (Geo Entity)
    Blackburn — 801 yards to the northeast.
Restaurant
  • Steakout
    Lower Audley Street Retail Park, Blackburn, BB1 1BB — 486 yards to the northeast.
Event
  • Funtazia
    Kent street, Blackburn, BB1 1DE — 642 yards to the northeast.
Live Music Venue
Mexican Restaurant
  • Chiquito
    Lower Audley Street, Blackburn, BB2 3 — 468 yards to the northeast.
Boxing Studio
Car Dealership
Local Business
  • Zy Bar
    17 Market Street Lane, Blackburn, BB2 2 — 886 yards to the north.
  • Serious & Complex Crime Solicitor
    National, Blackburn — 1088 yards to the north.
  • Shhbar
    48 Northgate, Blackburn, BB2 1JL — 1058 yards to the north.
Sports Bar
Wedding Venue
  • Grand Venue (Performance & Event Venue, Convention Center)
    2 Harrison St, Blackburn, BB2 2JN — 646 yards to the northwest.
Hospital
Performance Art Theatre
Community Organization
Youth Organization
Burger Restaurant
Arts & Entertainment
Fitness Trainer
Hotel
Kids Entertainment Service
  • Funtazia soft play (Just For Fun)
    Funtazia childrens play -Kent Street, Blackburn, BB1 1DE — 647 yards to the northeast.
Cocktail Bar
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    3 Cathedral Square, Cathedral Quarter, Blackburn, BB1 1FB — 874 yards to the north.
Religious Center
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    Cathedral Close, Blackburn, BB1 5AA — 897 yards to the north.
Medical Center
Bowling Alley
  • Tenpin (Pool & Billiard Hall, Arcade)
    Peel Leisure and Retail Park, Mayson Street, Blackburn, BB1 1DG — 701 yards to the north.
Movie Theater
  • Vue Cinema Blackburn
    Peel Leisure and Retail Park, Blackburn — 691 yards to the north.
  • Vue
    Lower Audley Street, Blackburn, BB1 1BG — 689 yards to the north.
High School
Caterer
GymPhysical Fitness Center
  • Pure Gym (Fitness Trainer)
    the mall, Blackburn, BB1 6 — 1149 yards to the north.
Shopping Mall
  • The Mall, Blackburn (Restaurant, Coffee Shop)
    25 Church Street, Blackburn, BB1 5AF — 1087 yards to the north.
Information retrieved Wednesday 12 June 2019 at 23:53