Marple Lock No 8

Brabyns Brow, Stockport SK6 7BZ, United Kingdom
 
Marple Lock No 8 is a minor waterways place on the Peak Forest Canal (Lower) between Marple Aqueduct (Over the River Goyt) (5½ furlongs and 7 locks to the northwest) and Marple Junction (Junction of Macclesfield and Peak Forest Canals) (4 furlongs and 8 locks to the south).
 
It is part of Marple Locks.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Marple Aqueduct is Marple Lock No 7; ½ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Marple Junction is Station Road Bridge No 17 (The bridge bisects the flight, eight locks are below it - eight locks above.); ¾ 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 — 4 furlongs and 9 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Marple Junction
Marple Services — 4¾ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Marple Services
Braidbar Boats — 4 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Braidbar Boats
Furness Vale Marina — 5 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) to Furness Vale Marina
Whaley Bridge Services — 6 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 9 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 and 9 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) to Bugsworth Services
Bollington Wharf — 9 miles, ¼ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Bollington Wharf
Fairfield Junction — 10 miles, ¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Fairfield Junction
Swettenham Street Maintenance Yard — 11 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Swettenham Street Maintenance Yard
Staley Hall Lock No 8W — 12 miles, 4 furlongs and 15 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, 5 furlongs and 16 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
New Islington Marina — 14 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 28 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 — 15 miles, 1 furlong and 35 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 — 15 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 35 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 — 16 miles, 6 furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Locketts Bridge No 53
Bosley Top Lock No 1 — 16 miles, 7 furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Bosley Top Lock No 1
Stretford Marina — 18 miles, ¼ furlongs and 35 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, 5½ furlongs and 31 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 — 19 miles, ½ furlongs and 35 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 — 4 furlongs and 9 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Marple Junction
Marple Services — 4¾ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Marple Services
Braidbar Boats — 4 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Braidbar Boats
Whaley Bridge Services — 6 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 9 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 and 9 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) to Bugsworth Services
Bosley Top Lock No 1 — 16 miles, 7 furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Bosley Top Lock No 1

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Marple Junction — 4 furlongs and 9 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Marple Junction
Marple Services — 4¾ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Marple Services
Furness Vale Marina — 5 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) to Furness Vale Marina
Whaley Bridge Services — 6 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 9 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 and 9 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) to Bugsworth Services
Bollington Wharf — 9 miles, ¼ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Bollington Wharf
Fairfield Junction — 10 miles, ¾ furlongs and 8 locks away
Travel to Dukinfield Junction, then on the Ashton Canal to Fairfield Junction
Swettenham Wharf — 11 miles, 7½ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Swettenham Wharf
Grove Road Bridge No 96 — 12 miles, 5 furlongs and 16 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
Potato Wharf Arm & The New Basin — 15 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 35 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 — 16 miles, 7 furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Bosley Top Lock No 1
Watch House Cruising Club — 19 miles, ½ furlongs and 35 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

Possett Bridge No 18 — 2¾ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Marple Junction
Marple Junction — 4 furlongs and 9 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Marple Junction
Marple Bottom Lock Bridge No 16 — 4½ furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Dukinfield Junction
Top Lock Marine Marina — 4¾ furlongs and 9 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 — 6¾ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Winding Hole between Church Lane and Eccles Bridges
Hollinwood Lane Winding Hole — 1 mile, 6¾ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) to Hollinwood Lane Winding Hole
Urwick Road Winding Hole — 1 mile, 7¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Dukinfield Junction
Turflea Winding Hole — 2 miles, ¾ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) to Turflea Winding Hole
Junction with High Lane Branch — 2 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Junction with High Lane Branch
Unity Mills Winding Hole — 3 miles, 6½ furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Dukinfield Junction
Disley Winding Hole — 4 miles and 9 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) to Disley Winding Hole
Brownhills Bridge No 15 — 4 miles, 2½ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Brownhills Bridge No 15
Higher Poynton Winding Hole — 4 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Higher Poynton Winding Hole
Bank End Winding Hole — 4 miles, 5 furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) to Bank End Winding Hole
Canal Street Winding Hole — 5 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Dukinfield Junction
Grimshaws Bridge No 18 — 5 miles, 6 furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Grimshaws Bridge No 18
Dunkirk Farm Bridge Winding Hole — 5 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Dukinfield Junction
Whaley Bridge Branch Junction — 6 miles, 4 furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) to Whaley Bridge Branch Junction
Ryles Bridge Winding Hole — 6 miles, 5 furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Ryles Bridge Winding Hole
Whaley Bridge Winding Hole — 6 miles, 7½ furlongs and 9 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 Winding Hole

Nearest self-operated pump-out

New Islington Marina — 14 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 28 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, 5 furlongs and 31 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, 2¼ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Braidbar Boats
New Mills Marina — 4 miles, 4 furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) to New Mills Marina
Furness Vale Marina — 5 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Peak Forest Canal (Upper) to Furness Vale Marina
Bollington Wharf — 9 miles, ¼ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Bollington Wharf
Kerridge Dry Dock — 9 miles, 3 furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Kerridge Dry Dock
Swettenham Wharf — 11 miles, 7½ furlongs and 9 locks away
Travel to Marple Junction, then on the Macclesfield Canal to Swettenham Wharf
Stretford Marina — 18 miles, ¼ furlongs and 35 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
 

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