Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line)

The Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line) is a small river and is part of the Calder and Hebble Navigation (72ft length boats). It runs for 2 miles and 1¾ furlongs from Salterhebble Junction (where it joins the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Halifax Branch) and the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line)) to Sowerby Bridge Basin (which is a dead end).

The maximum dimensions for a boat to be able to travel on the waterway are 72 feet long and 14 feet wide. The maximum headroom is 8 feet and 7 inches. The maximum draught is 4 feet and 11 inches.

It has a junction with the Rochdale Canal at Sowerby Bridge Junction.

The navigational authority for this waterway is Canal & River Trust

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Salterhebble Junction
Junction of Halifax Branch (closed after 600 yards) with Calder and Hebble Main Line (limit of 72ft navigation)
Railway Bridge No 9 ¼ furlongs 0 locks
Lister Bridge No 8 1½ furlongs 0 locks
Copley Lane Bridge No 7 4 furlongs 0 locks
Railway Bridge No 6 6 furlongs 0 locks
Copley Footbridge No 7 7¾ furlongs 0 locks
Sterne Mill Bridge No 4 1 mile and 2 furlongs 0 locks
Sterne Mill Winding Hole 1 mile and 2½ furlongs 0 locks
Edward Road Bridge No 3 1 mile and 4¾ furlongs 0 locks
Mearclough Bridge No 2 1 mile and 6¾ furlongs 0 locks
Mearclough Bridge No 1 1 mile and 7½ furlongs 0 locks
Sowerby Bridge First Pipe Bridge 1 mile and 7¾ furlongs 0 locks
Sowerby Bridge Visitor Moorings
48 hour moorings
2 miles 0 locks
Sowerby Bridge Second Pipe Bridge 2 miles and ¼ furlongs 0 locks
Chain Bridge No 1 2 miles and ½ furlongs 0 locks
Sowerby Bridge Junction
Junction of the Calder and Hebble Navigation and the Rochdale Canal
2 miles and ¾ furlongs 0 locks
Sowerby Bridge Basin 2 miles and 1¾ furlongs 0 locks
 
 
 
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Wikipedia has a page about Calder and Hebble Navigation

The Calder and Hebble Navigation is a Broad (i.e. with 14-foot-wide (4.3 m) locks and bridgeholes) inland waterway in West Yorkshire, England, which has remained navigable since it was opened.

Other Wikipedia pages that might relate to Calder and Hebble Navigation
[Elland] [Huddersfield Broad Canal] [Copley, West Yorkshire] [Navigable aqueduct] [Brighouse] [Canal ring] [Dewsbury] [Rochdale Canal] [River Calder, West Yorkshire]
Information retrieved Tuesday 29 December 2015 at 10:30