Winkwell Dock Winding Hole

A41, Bourne End, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom
 
Winkwell Dock Winding Hole is a minor waterways place on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Main Line - Gayton to Brentford) between Bulbourne Junction (Junction of Grand Union Wendover Arm with Main Line, Braunston 55¼ miles / Wendover 6¾ miles) (8 miles and 6 furlongs and 16 locks to the northwest) and Grove Ornamental Bridge No 164 (6 miles and 4¼ furlongs and 14 locks to the southeast).
 
 
The nearest place in the direction of Bulbourne Junction is Middlesex & Herts Boat Services Moorings; ¼ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Grove Ornamental Bridge No 164 is Winkwell Skew Railway Bridge No 147b; ¾ furlongs away.

Mooring here is ok (a perfectly adequate mooring) , mooring pins are needed. Muddy in winter. Limited space due to proximity of winding hole.

You can wind here.

 

Copyright: Mike and Ethel Cummins
Taken: 10 September 2015

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 THE GRAND JUNCTION CANAL - a highway laid with water.
An account of the Grand Junction Canal, 1792 - 1928, with a postscript. By Ian Petticrew and Wendy Austin.
 The Boatmen's Institute in Brentford

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Nearest water point

Middlesex & Herts Boat Services Wharf — 1¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Bank Mill Service Station — 2 miles, ½ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Apsley Services — 2 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Nash Mill Top Lock No 68 — 2 miles, 6½ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Berkhamsted Services — 2 miles, 6½ furlongs and 9 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Cowroast Lock No 46 — 5 miles, 5½ furlongs and 15 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Cassiobridge Water Point — 8 miles, 2 furlongs and 17 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Winding Hole near Bulbourne Bridge — 8 miles, 3 furlongs and 16 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Bridgewater Basin — 8 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 18 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Marsworth Services — 9 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 23 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Batchworth Junction — 10 miles, 6 furlongs and 21 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Rickmansworth Basin Footbridge — 10 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Batchworth Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Rickmansworth Branch) to Rickmansworth Basin Footbridge
Copper Mill Lock No 84 — 13 miles, 2½ furlongs and 23 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Slapton Wharf — 14 miles, ¼ furlongs and 31 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Aylesbury Basin Visitor Moorings — 15 miles, 6 furlongs and 39 locks away
Travel to Marsworth Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Aylesbury Arm) to Aylesbury Basin Visitor Moorings
Denham Marina — 17 miles, 4½ furlongs and 28 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Leighton Linslade Services — 17 miles, 6 furlongs and 34 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Rothschild Road Wharf — 18 miles, 2½ furlongs and 34 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Cowley Sanitary Station — 19 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 28 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Packet Boat Marina Service Wharf — 19 miles, 7 furlongs and 29 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction

Nearest rubbish disposal

Fishery Lock No 63 — 6½ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Apsley Services — 2 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Apsley Marina — 2 miles, 3½ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Berkhamsted Services — 2 miles, 6½ furlongs and 9 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Cowroast Lock No 46 — 5 miles, 5½ furlongs and 15 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Cowroast Marina — 5 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 16 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Marsworth Services — 9 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 23 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Town Field Farm Bridge No 130 — 9 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 23 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Rickmansworth Household Waste and Recycling Centre — 10 miles, 6½ furlongs and 21 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Rickmansworth Rubbish Disposal — 10 miles, 7¼ furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Batchworth Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Rickmansworth Branch) to Rickmansworth Rubbish Disposal
Rickmansworth Basin — 10 miles, 7½ furlongs and 22 locks away
Travel to Batchworth Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Rickmansworth Branch) to Rickmansworth Basin
Cheddington Bridge No 126 — 10 miles, 7½ furlongs and 25 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Copper Mill Lane Rubbish Disposal — 13 miles, 3 furlongs and 24 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Aylesbury Basin Visitor Moorings — 15 miles, 6 furlongs and 39 locks away
Travel to Marsworth Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Aylesbury Arm) to Aylesbury Basin Visitor Moorings
Leighton Rubbish Disposal — 17 miles, 5½ furlongs and 34 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Iver Lane Bridge No 188 — 19 miles, 1 furlong and 28 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Packet Boat Marina Service Wharf — 19 miles, 7 furlongs and 29 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Apsley Services — 2 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 4 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Apsley Marina — 2 miles, 3½ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Cowroast Lock No 46 — 5 miles, 5½ furlongs and 15 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Cowroast Marina — 5 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 16 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Marsworth Services — 9 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 23 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Batchworth Junction — 10 miles, 6 furlongs and 21 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Aylesbury Basin Visitor Moorings — 15 miles, 6 furlongs and 39 locks away
Travel to Marsworth Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Aylesbury Arm) to Aylesbury Basin Visitor Moorings
Leighton Linslade Services — 17 miles, 6 furlongs and 34 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Cowley Sanitary Station — 19 miles, 1¼ furlongs and 28 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Packet Boat Marina Service Wharf — 19 miles, 7 furlongs and 29 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction

Nearest place to turn

Boxmoor Bottom Lock Winding Hole — 1 mile, 4 furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
River Gade Junction — 1 mile, 4½ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Bullbeggers Lane Winding Hole — 1 mile, 4¾ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Apsley Bottom Lock Winding Hole — 2 miles, 3 furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Nash Mill Top Lock Winding Hole — 2 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Red Lion Lane Bridge No 155 — 2 miles, 7½ furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Kings Langley Winding Hole — 3 miles, 3½ furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Toovey's Mill Arm — 3 miles, 6½ furlongs and 8 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Home Park Arm — 4 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 9 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Hunton Bridge Winding Hole — 5 miles, 6 furlongs and 13 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Cowroast Winding Hole — 5 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 16 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Junction 19 Winding Hole — 6 miles, ¼ furlongs and 13 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Lady Capel's Winding Hole — 6 miles, 2½ furlongs and 14 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Station Road Bridge Winding Hole — 7 miles and 16 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Iron Bridge Lock Winding Hole — 7 miles, 4½ furlongs and 16 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Winding Hole near Bulbourne Bridge — 8 miles, 3 furlongs and 16 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Bridgewater Basin — 8 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 18 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Bulbourne Junction — 8 miles, 6 furlongs and 16 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Common Moor Lock Winding Hole — 9 miles, 3¾ furlongs and 19 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Gammel Bridge Winding Hole — 9 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 16 locks away
Travel to Bulbourne Junction, then on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal - Wendover Arm - restored section) to Gammel Bridge Winding Hole

Nearest self-operated pump-out

Middlesex & Herts Boat Services Wharf — 1¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Apsley Marina — 2 miles, 3½ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Cowroast Marina — 5 miles, 6¼ furlongs and 16 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Marsworth Services — 9 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 23 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Packet Boat Marina Service Wharf — 19 miles, 7 furlongs and 29 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction

Nearest boatyard pump-out

Middlesex & Herts Boat Services Wharf — 1¼ furlongs and 1 lock away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Bridgewater Basin — 8 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 18 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Cheddington Wharf — 10 miles, 7¾ furlongs and 25 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Hillingdon Narrowboats Association — 13 miles, 2 furlongs and 23 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Harefield Marina — 15 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 26 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Grove Lock Marina — 16 miles, 2½ furlongs and 33 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
Denham Marina — 17 miles, 4½ furlongs and 28 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Thames - Grand Union Canal Junction
Rothschild Road Wharf — 18 miles, 2½ furlongs and 34 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Gayton Junction
 

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Information retrieved Thursday 8 November 2018 at 23:33