Northampton Junction

Junction of River Nene and GU Northampton Branch
Riverside Walk, Northampton NN4 8DG, United Kingdom
 
Northampton Junction is a major waterways place at the junction of the Grand Union Canal (Northampton Branch) with the River Nene (main river).
 
Gayton Junction (Junction with Grand Union Northampton Branch) is on the Grand Union Canal (Northampton Branch), 4 miles and 6½ furlongs and 17 locks to the southwest. Cogenhoe Lock No 7 is on the River Nene (main river), 6 miles and 2½ furlongs and 6 locks to the east. Westbridge Arm Junction (Also known as the Brampton Arm) is on the River Nene (main river), ½ furlongs to the west.
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Gayton Junction is Northampton Lock No 17; ½ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Cogenhoe Lock No 7 is South Bridge (Northampton); ¾ furlongs away.

Mooring here is unrated

You can wind here.

 
Northampton Arm junction
Copyright: Michael Askin
Taken: 30 April 2006

This is where the Northampton Arm of the Grand Union joins the river Nene. The canal joins on the left, the Nene continues straight up, and the Westbridge Arm comes off to the right

A map will be shown here if you are logged on

Click on a photograph to visit it on Geograph.
These pictures are licensed under a Creative Commons license and copyright the photographer shown above
There are no links to external websites from here.
Why not log in and add some (go to "Edit and Change" on the menu and select "Edit websites")?

Mouseover for more information or show routes to facility

Nearest water point

Northampton Marina — 2½ furlongs away
On the River Nene (main river) in the direction of Dog-in-a-Doublet Lock No 38
Gayton Services — 4 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 17 locks away
On the Grand Union Canal (Northampton Branch) in the direction of Gayton Junction
White Mills Marina Entrance — 8 miles, 1½ furlongs and 8 locks away
On the River Nene (main river) in the direction of Dog-in-a-Doublet Lock No 38
The Boat Inn (Stoke Bruerne) — 8 miles, 5½ furlongs and 17 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Gayton to Brentford) to The Boat Inn (Stoke Bruerne)
Stoke Bruerne Services — 9 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 24 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Gayton to Brentford) to Stoke Bruerne Services
Stowe Hill Water Point — 11 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 17 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Norton to Gayton) to Stowe Hill Water Point
Wellingborough Visitor Moorings — 13 miles, ½ furlongs and 13 locks away
On the River Nene (main river) in the direction of Dog-in-a-Doublet Lock No 38
Cosgrove Sanitary Station — 15 miles, 1½ furlongs and 24 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Gayton to Brentford) to Cosgrove Sanitary Station
Winding Hole below Cosgrove Lock — 15 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 25 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Gayton to Brentford) to Winding Hole below Cosgrove Lock
Norton Sanitary Station — 17 miles, ¼ furlongs and 24 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Norton to Gayton) to Norton Sanitary Station
Norton Junction Bridge No 1 — 17 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 24 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Norton to Gayton) to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Norton Junction Bridge No 1
Watford Pumping Station — 19 miles, 3 furlongs and 24 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Norton to Gayton) to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Watford Pumping Station
Watford Top Lock No 7 — 19 miles, 4½ furlongs and 30 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Norton to Gayton) to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Watford Top Lock No 7

Nearest rubbish disposal

Northampton Marina — 2½ furlongs away
On the River Nene (main river) in the direction of Dog-in-a-Doublet Lock No 38
Gayton Services — 4 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 17 locks away
On the Grand Union Canal (Northampton Branch) in the direction of Gayton Junction
White Mills Marina Entrance — 8 miles, 1½ furlongs and 8 locks away
On the River Nene (main river) in the direction of Dog-in-a-Doublet Lock No 38
Waterside Café — 8 miles, 5½ furlongs and 17 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Gayton to Brentford) to Waterside Café
Stoke Bruerne Services — 9 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 24 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Gayton to Brentford) to Stoke Bruerne Services
Church Street Aqueduct — 11 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 17 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Norton to Gayton) to Church Street Aqueduct
Cosgrove Sanitary Station — 15 miles, 1½ furlongs and 24 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Gayton to Brentford) to Cosgrove Sanitary Station
Norton Sanitary Station — 17 miles, ¼ furlongs and 24 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Norton to Gayton) to Norton Sanitary Station
Watford Top Lock No 7 — 19 miles, 4½ furlongs and 30 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Norton to Gayton) to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Watford Top Lock No 7
Newport Pagnell Road Bridge No 76 — 19 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 25 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Gayton to Brentford) to Newport Pagnell Road Bridge No 76

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Northampton Marina — 2½ furlongs away
On the River Nene (main river) in the direction of Dog-in-a-Doublet Lock No 38
Gayton Services — 4 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 17 locks away
On the Grand Union Canal (Northampton Branch) in the direction of Gayton Junction
Stoke Bruerne Services — 9 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 24 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Gayton to Brentford) to Stoke Bruerne Services
Wellingborough Visitor Moorings — 13 miles, ½ furlongs and 13 locks away
On the River Nene (main river) in the direction of Dog-in-a-Doublet Lock No 38
Cosgrove Sanitary Station — 15 miles, 1½ furlongs and 24 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Gayton to Brentford) to Cosgrove Sanitary Station
Norton Sanitary Station — 17 miles, ¼ furlongs and 24 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Norton to Gayton) to Norton Sanitary Station
Watford Top Lock No 7 — 19 miles, 4½ furlongs and 30 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Norton to Gayton) to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Watford Top Lock No 7

Nearest place to turn

Northampton Lock Winding Hole — ¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On the Grand Union Canal (Northampton Branch) in the direction of Gayton Junction
Northampton Marina — 2½ furlongs away
On the River Nene (main river) in the direction of Dog-in-a-Doublet Lock No 38
Northampton Lock Weir Exit No 1 — 3¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On the River Nene (main river) in the direction of Dog-in-a-Doublet Lock No 38
Winding Hole below Railway Bridge — 4¼ furlongs away
Travel to Westbridge Arm Junction, then on the River Nene (Westbridge Arm) to Winding Hole below Railway Bridge
Nunn Mills Sluice Exit — 5¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On the River Nene (main river) in the direction of Dog-in-a-Doublet Lock No 38
Rush Mills Lock Weir Entrance — 1 mile, 4¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On the River Nene (main river) in the direction of Dog-in-a-Doublet Lock No 38
Abington Lock Weir Exit — 2 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On the River Nene (main river) in the direction of Dog-in-a-Doublet Lock No 38
Weston Favell Lock Weir Entrance No 2 — 3 miles, 2 furlongs and 3 locks away
On the River Nene (main river) in the direction of Dog-in-a-Doublet Lock No 38
Weston Favell Lock Weir Exit No 2 — 3 miles, 5½ furlongs and 4 locks away
On the River Nene (main river) in the direction of Dog-in-a-Doublet Lock No 38
Rothersthorpe Top Lock Winding Hole — 4 miles, ¾ furlongs and 17 locks away
On the Grand Union Canal (Northampton Branch) in the direction of Gayton Junction
Clifford Hill Lock Weir Entrance No 1 — 4 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 4 locks away
On the River Nene (main river) in the direction of Dog-in-a-Doublet Lock No 38
Gayton Junction — 4 miles, 6½ furlongs and 17 locks away
On the Grand Union Canal (Northampton Branch) in the direction of Gayton Junction
Blisworth Marina — 4 miles, 7 furlongs and 17 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Gayton to Brentford) to Blisworth Marina
Billing Lock Weir Exit No 1 — 4 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 6 locks away
On the River Nene (main river) in the direction of Dog-in-a-Doublet Lock No 38
Billing Lock Weir Exit No 2 — 4 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 6 locks away
On the River Nene (main river) in the direction of Dog-in-a-Doublet Lock No 38
Bugbrooke Winding Hole — 8 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 17 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Norton to Gayton) to Bugbrooke Winding Hole
Blisworth Tunnel Winding Hole — 8 miles, 3 furlongs and 17 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Gayton to Brentford) to Blisworth Tunnel Winding Hole
Heyford Fields Marina — 8 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 17 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Norton to Gayton) to Heyford Fields Marina
Heyford Winding Hole — 9 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 17 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Norton to Gayton) to Heyford Winding Hole
River Tove Junction — 9 miles, 4½ furlongs and 24 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Gayton to Brentford) to River Tove Junction

Nearest self-operated pump-out

Northampton Marina — 2½ furlongs away
On the River Nene (main river) in the direction of Dog-in-a-Doublet Lock No 38
Blisworth Marina — 4 miles, 7 furlongs and 17 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Gayton to Brentford) to Blisworth Marina
Wellingborough Visitor Moorings — 13 miles, ½ furlongs and 13 locks away
On the River Nene (main river) in the direction of Dog-in-a-Doublet Lock No 38
Whilton Marina — 15 miles, 5 furlongs and 17 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Norton to Gayton) to Whilton Marina

Nearest boatyard pump-out

Blisworth Marina — 4 miles, 7 furlongs and 17 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Gayton to Brentford) to Blisworth Marina
White Mills Marina Entrance — 8 miles, 1½ furlongs and 8 locks away
On the River Nene (main river) in the direction of Dog-in-a-Doublet Lock No 38
Heyford Fields Marina — 8 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 17 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Norton to Gayton) to Heyford Fields Marina
Stowe Hill Marina Service Wharf — 11 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 17 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Norton to Gayton) to Stowe Hill Marina Service Wharf
Yardley Wharf — 12 miles, 2½ furlongs and 24 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Gayton to Brentford) to Yardley Wharf
Welton Hythe Marina — 17 miles, 5 furlongs and 24 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Norton to Gayton) to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Welton Hythe Marina
Welton Haven Marina — 18 miles, 1 furlong and 24 locks away
Travel to Gayton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Norton to Gayton) to Norton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Welton Haven Marina
 
Sushi Restaurant
Pub
  • The Pomfret Arms (Brewery)
    10 Cotton End, Northampton, NN4 8BS — 151 yards to the southeast.
Gastropub
  • Old White Hart (Beer Garden, Beer Bar)
    The Old White Hart, London Road, Far Cotton, Northampton, NN4 8BS — 207 yards to the southeast.
Yoga Studio
  • SooYoga (Pilates Studio, HealthBeauty)
    Sol Central, Mare Fair, Northampton, NN1 1SR — 775 yards to the north.
Vintage Store
  • Vintage Guru St Giles Street (Gift Shop, Apparel & Clothing)
    Hazelwood House, St. Giles Street, Northampton, NN1 1JW, Northampton, NN1 1JW — 1030 yards to the northeast.
Coffee Shop
  • Starbucks Coffee
    24 Market Square;;, Northampton, NN1 2DF — 914 yards to the north.
Dance & Night Club
  • Stereo Shisha Lounge (Hookah Lounge)
    33 Bridge street, Northampton, NN1 1NS — 587 yards to the north.
  • NB's (Cocktail Bar)
    25-29 Bridge Street, Northampton, NN11NS — 627 yards to the north.
  • The Platform Club (Cafe)
    George Row, Northampton, NN1 1DF — 768 yards to the north.
  • Elysium (Live Music Venue)
    Northampton — 743 yards to the north.
TV Network
Romanian Restaurant
Community College
  • Northampton University
    Avenue Campus St. Georges Avenue, Northampton, NN1 4LE — 454 yards to the northeast.
Retail Company
  • Vapin’ Varmints
    85 St Leonard’s Road, Far Cotton, Northampton, NN4 8DN — 350 yards to the south.
Home Decor
  • MOOCH (Gift Shop)
    33, St Giles Street, Northampton, NN1 1JF — 922 yards to the northeast.
City Hall
  • Guildhall Northampton (Event Planner)
    St Giles Square, Northampton, NN1 1DE — 951 yards to the northeast.
ProductService
Brewery
  • Carlsberg Brewery
    Jacobsen House 140 Bridge Street, Northampton, NN1 1PZ — 201 yards to the north.
Train Station
Clothing Store
  • Only Army
    West Cotton Close, Northampton, NN4 8 — 254 yards to the southwest.
Chicken Joint
  • Nando's Northampton (European Restaurant)
    3 Wood Hill, Northampton, NN1 2DA — 848 yards to the north.
City
Event
Tattoo & Piercing Shop
Live Music Venue
  • Roadmender (Dance & Night Club)
    1 Ladys Lane, Northampton, NN1 3AH — 1167 yards to the north.
Supermarket
  • Morrisons
    26 Victoria Promenade, Northampton, NN1 1HB — 369 yards to the northeast.
Transportation Service
Church
Local Business
Hospital
Performance Art Theatre
  • Royal & Derngate (Charity Organization, Nonprofit Organization)
    Guildhall Road, Northampton, NN1 1DP — 749 yards to the northeast.
  • Escape Venue
    5 Horseshoe Street, Northampton, NN1 1AJ — 682 yards to the north.
Hobby Store
Cr#x00ea;perie
  • Cafe Creperie (Coffee Shop, Breakfast & Brunch Restaurant)
    4A Fish Street, Northampton, NN1 2AA — 947 yards to the north.
Nonprofit Organization
  • Delapré Abbey
    London Road, Northampton, NN4 8AW — 1000 yards to the southeast.
  • Friendship Zone (Community Organization)
    60 Gold Street, Northampton, NN1 1RS — 780 yards to the north.
Neighborhood
Hotel
Public & Government Service
  • Northampton Borough Council (Government Organization)
    The Guildhall, St. Giles Street, Northampton, NN1 1DE — 878 yards to the north.
Movie Theater
Performance & Event Venue
Caribbean Restaurant
  • Turtle Bay (Cocktail Bar)
    2-6 Gold Street, Northampton, NN1 1RS — 766 yards to the north.
GymPhysical Fitness Center
  • PureGym Northampton (Sports & Fitness Instruction)
    Peter's Way, Northampton, NN1 1 — 595 yards to the north.
  • Fitness 4 Less
    Sol Central, Northampton, NN1 1SR — 815 yards to the north.