Marple Lock No 3

Stockport SK6 5LB, United Kingdom
 
Marple Lock No 3 is a minor waterways place on the Peak Forest Canal (Lower) between Marple Aqueduct (Over the River Goyt) (2¾ furlongs and 2 locks to the west) and Marple Junction (Junction of Macclesfield and Peak Forest Canals) (6¾ furlongs and 13 locks to the south).
 
It is part of Marple Locks.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Marple Aqueduct is Marple Lock No 2; ½ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Marple Junction is Marple Lock No 4; ½ furlongs away.

There may be access to the towpath here.

Mooring here is unrated

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

This is a lock with a rise of 13′4″.

 

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Nearest water point

Marple Junction — 6¾ furlongs and 14 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Marple Junction
Marple Services — 7½ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Marple Services
Braidbar Boats — 4 miles, 5 furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Braidbar Boats
Furness Vale Marina — 5 miles, 6 furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) to Furness Vale Marina
Whaley Bridge Services — 7 miles, 2½ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) to Whaley Bridge Branch Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Whaley Bridge Branch) to Whaley Bridge Services
Bugsworth Services — 7 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) to Bugsworth Services
Bollington Wharf — 9 miles, 3 furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Bollington Wharf
Fairfield Junction — 9 miles, 6 furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Fairfield Junction
Staley Hall Lock No 8W — 12 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 10 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ashton-under-Lyne Junction, then on the Huddersfield Narrow Canal to Staley Hall Lock No 8W
Grove Road Bridge No 96 — 12 miles, 2 furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ashton-under-Lyne Junction, then on the Huddersfield Narrow Canal to Grove Road Bridge No 96
Swettenham Street Maintenance Yard — 12 miles, 2½ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Swettenham Street Maintenance Yard
New Islington Marina — 13 miles, 7 furlongs and 23 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal to New Islington Marina
Staffordshire, Kenworthy and other Arms — 14 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 30 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Staffordshire, Kenworthy and other Arms
Potato Wharf Arm & The New Basin — 14 miles, 7 furlongs and 30 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Potato Wharf Arm & The New Basin
Locketts Bridge No 53 — 17 miles, ¾ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Locketts Bridge No 53
Bosley Top Lock No 1 — 17 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Bosley Top Lock No 1
Stretford Marina — 17 miles, 5½ furlongs and 30 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Stretford Marina
Wool Road Lock No 24W — 18 miles, 2½ furlongs and 26 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ashton-under-Lyne Junction, then on the Huddersfield Narrow Canal to Wool Road Lock No 24W
Watch House Cruising Club — 18 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 30 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Watch House Cruising Club

Nearest rubbish disposal

Marple Junction — 6¾ furlongs and 14 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Marple Junction
Marple Services — 7½ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Marple Services
Braidbar Boats — 4 miles, 5 furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Braidbar Boats
Whaley Bridge Services — 7 miles, 2½ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) to Whaley Bridge Branch Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Whaley Bridge Branch) to Whaley Bridge Services
Bugsworth Services — 7 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) to Bugsworth Services
Bosley Top Lock No 1 — 17 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Bosley Top Lock No 1

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Marple Junction — 6¾ furlongs and 14 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Marple Junction
Marple Services — 7½ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Marple Services
Furness Vale Marina — 5 miles, 6 furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) to Furness Vale Marina
Whaley Bridge Services — 7 miles, 2½ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) to Whaley Bridge Branch Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Whaley Bridge Branch) to Whaley Bridge Services
Bugsworth Services — 7 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) to Bugsworth Services
Bollington Wharf — 9 miles, 3 furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Bollington Wharf
Fairfield Junction — 9 miles, 6 furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Fairfield Junction
Grove Road Bridge No 96 — 12 miles, 2 furlongs and 11 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ashton-under-Lyne Junction, then on the Huddersfield Narrow Canal to Grove Road Bridge No 96
Swettenham Wharf — 12 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Swettenham Wharf
Potato Wharf Arm & The New Basin — 14 miles, 7 furlongs and 30 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Potato Wharf Arm & The New Basin
Bosley Top Lock No 1 — 17 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Bosley Top Lock No 1
Watch House Cruising Club — 18 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 30 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Watch House Cruising Club

Nearest place to turn

Marple Bottom Lock Bridge No 16 — 1¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Dukinfield Junction
Possett Bridge No 18 — 5½ furlongs and 10 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Marple Junction
Marple Junction — 6¾ furlongs and 14 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Marple Junction
Top Lock Marine Marina — 7¾ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) to Top Lock Marine Marina
Winding Hole between Church Lane and Eccles Bridges — 1 mile, 1¾ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Winding Hole between Church Lane and Eccles Bridges
Urwick Road Winding Hole — 1 mile, 4½ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Dukinfield Junction
Hollinwood Lane Winding Hole — 2 miles, 1½ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) to Hollinwood Lane Winding Hole
Turflea Winding Hole — 2 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) to Turflea Winding Hole
Junction with High Lane Branch — 3 miles, 2 furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Junction with High Lane Branch
Unity Mills Winding Hole — 3 miles, 3½ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Dukinfield Junction
Disley Winding Hole — 4 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) to Disley Winding Hole
Brownhills Bridge No 15 — 4 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Brownhills Bridge No 15
Higher Poynton Winding Hole — 4 miles, 7 furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Higher Poynton Winding Hole
Canal Street Winding Hole — 4 miles, 7½ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Dukinfield Junction
Bank End Winding Hole — 4 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) to Bank End Winding Hole
Dunkirk Farm Bridge Winding Hole — 5 miles, 4½ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Dukinfield Junction
Grimshaws Bridge No 18 — 6 miles, 1 furlong and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Grimshaws Bridge No 18
Whaley Bridge Branch Junction — 6 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) to Whaley Bridge Branch Junction
Ryles Bridge Winding Hole — 6 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Ryles Bridge Winding Hole
Portland Basin Arm — 7 miles, 1½ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Dukinfield Junction

Nearest self-operated pump-out

New Islington Marina — 13 miles, 7 furlongs and 23 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal to New Islington Marina
Wool Road Bridge No 70 — 18 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 26 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ashton-under-Lyne Junction, then on the Huddersfield Narrow Canal to Wool Road Bridge No 70

Nearest boatyard pump-out

Braidbar Boats — 4 miles, 5 furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Braidbar Boats
New Mills Marina — 4 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) to New Mills Marina
Furness Vale Marina — 5 miles, 6 furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) to Furness Vale Marina
Bollington Wharf — 9 miles, 3 furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Bollington Wharf
Kerridge Dry Dock — 9 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Kerridge Dry Dock
Swettenham Wharf — 12 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 14 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Swettenham Wharf
Stretford Marina — 17 miles, 5½ furlongs and 30 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Ducie Street Junction, then on the Rochdale Canal to Castlefield Junction, then on the Bridgewater Canal (Main Line) to Stretford Marina
 
Pub
Cantonese Restaurant
Gastropub
Thai Restaurant
Coffee Shop
  • Costa Coffee
    151 Stockport Road, Marple, SK6 6DQ — 1356 yards to the southwest.
Hair Salon
Park
  • Etherow Country Park (Sports & Recreation)
    George St, Stockport, SK6 5JD — 1313 yards to the northeast.
  • Brabyns Park
    Brabyns Brow, Stockport, SK6 5DT — 432 yards to the southeast.
Sports & Recreation
  • Marple Locks (State Park)
    Off Station Rd, Marple, SK6 6HA — 1545 yards to the south.
  • Marple Target Fitness
    71 Stockport Rd Marple, Stockport, SK6 6AA — 1324 yards to the south.
Deli
Real Estate Agent
  • Edward Mellor Romiley
    1 The Ridgedale Centre, Hollins Lane, Marple, Stockport, SK6 6AW — 1202 yards to the south.
Hotel Resort
Retail Company
Beer Garden
Physical Therapist
Festival
  • Moovin Festival
    Etherow Country Park, Stockport, SK6 DJQ — 1589 yards to the northeast.
Antique Store
  • Townhouse Antiques (Furniture Store)
    21 Town Street, Stockport, SK6 5AA — 769 yards to the southeast.
Stadium, Arena & Sports Venue
  • Farmer Johns Mtb Park (Race Track)
    57 Cote Green Road, Marple Bridge, Stockport, United Kingdom, SK65EN — 1333 yards to the northeast.
Clothing (Brand)
  • ROSE + FERN (Baby GoodsKids Goods, ProductService)
    Marple — 902 yards to the south.
Train Station
Elementary School
  • Rose Hill Primary School
    Elmfield Drive, Stockport, SK6 6, United Kingdom, Marple, SK6 6DW — 1318 yards to the southwest.
City
Bakery
Landmark & Historical Place
Cricket Ground
River
  • River Etherow (Sports & Recreation, Lake)
    Stockport — 472 yards to the north.
Internet Cafe
Seafood Restaurant
Parking Garage Lot
Local Business
Community Organization
Nonprofit Organization
Neighborhood
Cocktail Bar
  • Kiki's Marple
    99 Stockport Road, Marple, SK6 6AF — 1318 yards to the south.
Region
  • Compstall (City, Landmark & Historical Place)
    1195 yards to the northeast.
Urban Farm
Sports Club
  • Marple Sports Club (Bar, Stadium, Arena & Sports Venue)
    Bowden Lane, Stockport, SK6 6ND — 1074 yards to the southwest.
Sandwich Shop
Performance & Event Venue
  • Hyde Bank Farm (Wedding Planning Service)
    Romiley — 1508 yards to the northwest.
Information retrieved Friday 7 June 2019 at 10:35