Cromwell Lock No 11

Newark and Sherwood NG23 6HX, United Kingdom

Address is taken from a point 620 yards away.
 
Cromwell Lock No 11 is a minor waterways place on the River Trent (non-tidal section) between Cromwell Lock Weir Exit (Channel leading to the Weir - No Access) (1 furlong to the northeast) and Cromwell Lock Weir Entrance (48 hour pontoon moorings with card operated electricity pillars.) (1 furlong to the south).
 
 

Mooring here is unrated

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

Cromwell Lock Weir Exit1 furlong
Cromwell Lock No 11
Cromwell Lock Weir Entrance1 furlong
North Muskham1 mile, ½ furlongs
Winthorpe Road Bridge3 miles, ¼ furlongs
Crankley Point3 miles, 3 furlongs
Nether Lock Railway Bridge3 miles, 7 furlongs
 

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The Tidal Trent - it's a bit of a bore from Scribblings from the Mintball posted Saturday the 2nd of August, 2014
What did the Romans ever do for us? from Scribblings from the Mintball posted Thursday the 31st of July, 2014
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Nearest water point

Cromwell Lock Weir Entrance — 1 furlong and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Nottingham County Hall
Nether Lock No 10 — 4 miles, ¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Nottingham County Hall
Newark Town Lock No 9 — 5 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Nottingham County Hall
Hazelford Lock No 8 — 13 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Nottingham County Hall
Torksey Lock — 17 miles, 4½ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Cromwell Lock Weir Exit, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Torksey Junction, then on the Fossdyke Canal to Torksey Lock
Gunthorpe Bridge — 19 miles, ¼ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Nottingham County Hall

Nearest rubbish disposal

Cromwell Lock Weir Entrance — 1 furlong and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Nottingham County Hall
Nether Lock No 10 — 4 miles, ¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Nottingham County Hall
Newark Town Lock No 9 — 5 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Nottingham County Hall
Hazelford Lock No 8 — 13 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Nottingham County Hall
Torksey Lock — 17 miles, 4½ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Cromwell Lock Weir Exit, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Torksey Junction, then on the Fossdyke Canal to Torksey Lock
Gunthorpe Bridge — 19 miles, ¼ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Nottingham County Hall

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Cromwell Lock Weir Entrance — 1 furlong and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Nottingham County Hall
Nether Lock No 10 — 4 miles, ¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Nottingham County Hall
Newark Town Lock No 9 — 5 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Nottingham County Hall
Torksey Lock — 17 miles, 4½ furlongs and 1 lock away
Travel to Cromwell Lock Weir Exit, then on the River Trent (tidal section - Cromwell to Keadby) to Torksey Junction, then on the Fossdyke Canal to Torksey Lock
Gunthorpe Bridge — 19 miles, ¼ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Nottingham County Hall

Nearest place to turn

Newark Town Lock Weir Exit — 5 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Nottingham County Hall
Farndon Marina — 8 miles, 6 furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Nottingham County Hall

No information

CanalPlan has no information on any of the following facilities within range:
self-operated pump-out
boatyard pump-out
 

Wikipedia has a page about Cromwell Lock

Cromwell Lock is a large navigation lock on the River Trent in Nottinghamshire, England. The first lock to be built on the site was constructed by the Trent Navigation Company, having been authorised by an Act of Parliament obtained in 1906. Construction began in late 1908, as soon as the Company had raised sufficient capital. The lock was extended in 1935, when an extra pair of gates were added downstream of the main lock, effectively forming a second lock. The lock was further improved in 1960, when the two locks were made into one, capable of holding eight standard Trent barges.

Cromwell Weir by the side of the lock is one of the largest weirs on the Trent and marks the tidal limit of the river. On 28 September 1975, during an eighty-mile, night navigation exercise in extreme weather conditions, ten members of the 131 Parachute Squadron, Royal Engineers were killed after a power failure caused the navigation lights on the weir to go out and their boat went over the crest. A memorial garden with a block of Scottish granite bearing the names of the men who died, lies next to the lock.

The site is defined by the Ordnance Survey as the nearest tidal location to Coton in the Elms in Derbyshire, which is the furthest point from the sea in Great Britain, 72 kilometres (45 mi) away.

Other Wikipedia pages that might relate to Cromwell Lock
[Cromwell, Nottinghamshire] [Coton in the Elms] [River Trent] [Cromwell (computing)] [MV Oliver Cromwell] [Nottinghamshire] [Fred West] [List of crossings of the River Trent] [Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum]  
RV Park
  • Milestone Caravan Park (Campground, Fishing Spot)
    Great North Road, Cromwell, Newark, NG23 6 — 1599 yards to the northwest.
Hardware Store
Neighborhood
History Museum
Local Business
  • Cromwell Lake
    Great North Road, Cromwell,, Newark, NG23 6JE — 1237 yards to the northwest.
  • Cromwell Village
    Main Street, Newark, NG23 6 — 1111 yards to the northwest.
  • Londis
    Lincoln, NG23 6JE — 922 yards to the west.
Gas Station
  • BP (Convenience Store, Automated Teller Machine (ATM))
    Great North Road, Newark, NG23 6JG — 910 yards to the west.
  • Cromwell Services
    Newark — 928 yards to the west.
Grocery Store
  • Brenda's (Physical Therapist)
    Main Street, Norwell, Newark, NG23 6JN — 1224 yards to the northwest.
Sports & Recreation
Business Supply Service
  • CEMEX UK
    The Great North Rd, Cromwell, NG23 6JE — 1241 yards to the northwest.
Information retrieved Saturday 29 June 2019 at 3:54