Kilby Bridge No 87

Welford Road, Wigston, Oadby and Wigston, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom
A5199
 
Kilby Bridge No 87 is a place on the waterways on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Leicestershire and Northamptonshire Union Canal) between Newton Church Bridge No 80 (Newton Harcourt to the north) (2 miles and 2 furlongs and 7 locks to the east) and River Soar Junction (Junction of GU Leicester Section and River Soar Navigation) (5 miles and 5 furlongs and 9 locks to the northwest).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Newton Church Bridge No 80 is Ellis's Bridge No 86; 2¼ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of River Soar Junction is Kilby Bridge Winding Hole; 1 furlong away.

There is access (via steps) to the towpath here.

Mooring here is tolerable (it's just about possible if really necessary) , no information available. Moorings opposite the C&RT yard.

Facilities: chemical toilet disposal, rubbish disposal, showers and water point.

There is a bridge here which takes a major road over the canal.

 
User contributed information about Kilby Bridge No 87
The "Navigation Inn" adjacent to the bridge is a very good pub with good food
Information last edited Tuesday the 30th of January, 2018 at 11:05 PM by Shultzy.

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Nearest water point

The nearest water point is here. Others are at:
Friars Mill Visitor Moorings — 8 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to River Soar Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - River Soar Navigation) to Friars Mill Visitor Moorings
Foxton Junction — 9 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Inclined Plane Upper Access Arm Junction — 10 miles, ½ furlongs and 22 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 — 15 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Market Harborough Branch) to Market Harborough Wharf
North Kilworth Wharf — 16 miles, 5 furlongs and 22 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 — 19 miles and 23 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

Nearest rubbish disposal

The nearest rubbish disposal is here. Others are at:
Market Harborough Wharf — 15 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Market Harborough Branch) to Market Harborough Wharf
Welford Basin and Wharf — 19 miles and 23 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

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

The nearest chemical toilet disposal is here. Others are at:
Market Harborough Wharf — 15 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Market Harborough Branch) to Market Harborough Wharf
Welford Basin and Wharf — 19 miles and 23 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

Nearest place to turn

Kilby Bridge Winding Hole — 1 furlong away
On this waterway in the direction of River Soar Junction
Turnover Bridge No 82 Winding Hole (site of) — 1 mile, ¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Wain Bridge Winding Hole — 1 mile, 6¾ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Bush Lock Winding Hole — 2 miles and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Soar Junction
Blaby Bridge Winding Hole — 3 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Soar Junction
Crane's Lock Winding Hole — 3 miles, 5½ furlongs and 7 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Smeeton Winding Hole — 6 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Debdale Wharf Bridge No 65 — 8 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Debdale Lane Winding Hole — 8 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Memory Lane Wharf — 9 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 13 locks away
Travel to River Soar Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - River Soar Navigation) to Memory Lane Wharf
Belgrave Circle Arm (disused) — 9 miles, 5 furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to River Soar Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - River Soar Navigation) to Belgrave Circle Arm (disused)
Foxton Junction — 9 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 12 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Foxton Junction
Inclined Plane Lower Access Arm Junction — 9 miles, 6½ furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Market Harborough Branch) to Inclined Plane Lower Access Arm Junction
Inclined Plane Upper Access Arm Junction — 10 miles, ½ furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Inclined Plane Upper Access Arm Junction
Entrance to Riverside Lakes — 10 miles, 7½ furlongs and 15 locks away
Travel to River Soar Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - River Soar Navigation) to Entrance to Riverside Lakes
Gallows Hill Winding Hole — 11 miles, 3 furlongs and 12 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Market Harborough Branch) to Gallows Hill Winding Hole
Birstall Lock Winding Hole — 12 miles, 1 furlong and 15 locks away
Travel to River Soar Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - River Soar Navigation) to Birstall Lock Winding Hole
White Horse Lane Junction — 12 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 16 locks away
Travel to River Soar Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - River Soar Navigation) to White Horse Lane Junction
Ivy Lodge Farm Bridge No 52 — 12 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to Ivy Lodge Farm Bridge No 52
Leicester Marina Entrance — 13 miles and 16 locks away
Travel to River Soar Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - River Soar Navigation) to Leicester Marina Entrance

Nearest boatyard pump-out

North Kilworth Wharf — 16 miles, 5 furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Foxton Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - Old Grand Union) to North Kilworth Wharf

No information

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

Wikipedia has a page about Kilby Bridge

Kilby Bridge is a hamlet on the A5199 Welford Road south of the city of Leicester in the borough of Oadby and Wigston, Leicestershire, England.

There are three bridges that take the Welford Road:

  • Over the River Sence
  • Over the Grand Union Canal
  • Under the Midland Main Line railway.

The commercial activities of the area include a canalside public house, the Navigation Inn, and a car dealership.

Kilby Bridge forms part of the borough of Oadby and Wigston whose southernmost boundary in that area is the River Sence.


Other Wikipedia pages that might relate to Kilby Bridge
[Kilby] [Kilby (disambiguation)] [Kilby - Foxton Canal] [List of places in Leicestershire] [Grand Union Canal] [Hammersmith railway station] [Kilby Provincial Park] [A5199 road] [Wigston]
Information retrieved Thursday 13 June 2019 at 19:52
Pub
TutorTeacher
Car Rental
  • CA Cars (Car Dealership)
    Welford Road, Leicester, LE18 3TE — 265 yards to the north.
AdvertisingMarketing
Business Service
Financial Service
  • JB Commercial Finance (Local Service)
    43 St Ives Road, Wigston Magna, LEICESTER — 1531 yards to the north.
Child Care Service
  • Have Fun Playscheme (Sports & Recreation, Day Care)
    Launceston Road, Wigston, Leicester, LE18 2FZ — 1484 yards to the northwest.
Carpenter
DJ
Newsstand
  • Aw & J Mercer
    86 Welford Rd, Leicester, LE18 3 — 1515 yards to the north.
Plumbing Service
Web Designer
  • Kaluna (Internet Company)
    Leicester — 1053 yards to the north.
Food & Beverage Company
  • Caterfest
    The Gallops, Leicester, LE8 5WB — 1250 yards to the south.
Driving School
  • WILL's Driving Tuition (Social Service)
    Saint Ives Road, Wigston Parva, LE18 2JB — 1504 yards to the north.
Bakery
Elementary School
Nail Salon
Home & Garden Website
Pet Service
  • Danmol (Pet Store)
    CO 11 Barford Close, Leicester, LE18 2RD — 1053 yards to the northwest.
Automotive Repair Shop
Car Dealership
  • Cars At Trade (Motor Vehicle Company)
    Welford Road, Leicester, LE18 3TE — 95 yards to the northeast.
Local Business
  • Cordial Play
    Littlefishes Pre-School, Leicester, LE18 2HR — 1100 yards to the north.
Event Planner
Youth Organization
Nonprofit Organization
  • Prostaid
    Leicester — 846 yards to the north.
Contractor
Cleaning Service
Neighborhood
Playground
Wine, Beer & Spirits Store
  • Bargain Booze
    Launceston Road, Little Hill Estate, Wigston Magna, LE18 2GL — 1249 yards to the northwest.
Makeup Artist
Sports Club
GymPhysical Fitness Center
  • New Body Pilates (Pilates Studio, Medical & Health)
    3 Butt Close, Leicester, LE18 3LP — 1333 yards to the north.
Information retrieved Tuesday 28 May 2019 at 22:47