Brampton Lock Alternative Channel Entrance

This is the navigable channel for narrowboats. It is narrow and on a continuous blind bend.
Bromholme Lane, Brampton, Huntingdonshire, Cambridgeshire, England, United Kingdom
 
Brampton Lock Alternative Channel Entrance is a minor waterways place on the River Great Ouse (Canalized Section) between Great Ouse - Godmanchester Backwater Junction (Junction of the River Great Ouse and the Godmanchester Backwater) (1 mile and 2¼ furlongs to the east) and Great Paxton (5 miles and 1 furlong and 2 locks to the southwest).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Great Ouse - Godmanchester Backwater Junction is Brampton Lock Weir Exit No 2 (Channel leading to the Weir); ¼ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Great Paxton is Brampton Lock No 11 (Brampton and the Pepys House half a mile); ¼ furlongs away.

Mooring here is unrated

 
Approaching from downstream. Lock landing ahead, lock to the left.
Copyright: TMB
Taken: May 2017

This is the navigable channel for narrowboats. The channel is narrow and on a continuous blind bend. As the signs say, use your horn.

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Nearest water point

Hartford Marina — 3 miles, 6½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Brownshill Lock
"The Waits" Moorings — 7 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Brownshill Lock
Westview Marina — 14 miles, 6 furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to Brownshill Lock, then on the River Great Ouse (Tidal section) to Westview Marina

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Hartford Marina — 3 miles, 6½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Brownshill Lock

Nearest place to turn

Brampton Lock Weir Exit No 2 — ¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Brownshill Lock
Brampton Lock Weir Entrance No 2 — ½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Kempston Mill On this waterway in the direction of Brownshill Lock
Brampton Mill — 1 furlong away
On this waterway in the direction of Brownshill Lock
Brampton Mill Marina — 1½ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Brownshill Lock
Great Ouse - Godmanchester Backwater Junction — 1 mile, 2¼ furlongs away
On this waterway in the direction of Brownshill Lock
Godmanchester — 1 mile, 3¼ furlongs away
Travel to Great Ouse - Godmanchester Backwater Junction, then on the River Great Ouse (Godmanchester Backwater) to Godmanchester
Godmanchester Lock Weir Exit — 1 mile, 4¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Brownshill Lock
Offord Lock Weir Exit No 1 — 2 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Kempston Mill
Offord Lock Weir Exit No 3 — 2 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Kempston Mill
Houghton Lock Weir Entrance No 2 — 4 miles, 6¾ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Brownshill Lock
Houghton Lock Weir Exit No 1 — 5 miles, 5 furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Brownshill Lock
St Neots Lock Weir Exit — 6 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Kempston Mill
Hemingford Lock Weir Exit No 2 — 6 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Brownshill Lock
Hemingford Lock Weir Exit No 1 — 6 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Brownshill Lock
Mill Lane Bridge (St. Neots) — 6 miles, 6½ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Kempston Mill
St Neots Lock Weir Entrance — 7 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Kempston Mill
"The Waits" Moorings — 7 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Brownshill Lock
Hen Brook Marina — 8 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Kempston Mill
River Mill Marina — 9 miles, 2 furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Kempston Mill

Nearest self-operated pump-out

Hartford Marina — 3 miles, 6½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Brownshill Lock
Westview Marina — 14 miles, 6 furlongs and 5 locks away
Travel to Brownshill Lock, then on the River Great Ouse (Tidal section) to Westview Marina

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