River Derwent

The River Derwent is a large river and is part of the Waterways of Mainland Britain. It runs for 21 miles and 7¼ furlongs through 2 locks from Stamford Bridge Lock No 2 (which is a dead end) to Ouse - Derwent Junction (where it joins the River Ouse : Yorkshire (tidal section - Naburn to Goole)).

The maximum dimensions for a boat to be able to travel on the waterway are 55 feet long and 14 feet wide. The maximum headroom is not known. The maximum draught is not known.

It has a junction with the Pocklington Canal (Navigable Section) at Cottingwith Junction.

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Stamford Bridge Lock No 2
Disused lock. Head of Navigation
Stamford Bridge
With footbridge alongside
¼ furlongs 0 locks
Stamford Bridge Viaduct
Now a footpath
1¾ furlongs 0 locks
Kexby Bridge 3 miles and 3½ furlongs 0 locks
Kexby Old Bridge 3 miles and 3¾ furlongs 0 locks
Sutton Road Bridge (Elvington)
Elvington
6 miles and 2 furlongs 0 locks
Sutton Lock Weir Entrance
Channel leading to the Weir
6 miles and 3 furlongs 0 locks
Elvington Lock
This lock is closed due to an unusable guillotine gate. Non standard windlass required.
6 miles and 3¾ furlongs 0 locks
Sutton Lock Weir Exit
Channel leading to the Weir
6 miles and 4 furlongs 1 lock
Ings Bridge 8 miles and 7 furlongs 1 lock
Wooden Bridge
This listed bridge was removed and put in a museum store. The uprights still remain as a hazard to navigation. The store burnt down and the bridge structure was lost.
10 miles and 1½ furlongs 1 lock
Cottingwith Junction
Junction of the River Derwent with the Pocklington Canal (Navigable Section)
10 miles and 3¼ furlongs 1 lock
Thorganby 11 miles and 4 furlongs 1 lock
Ellerton Landing 12 miles and ½ furlongs 1 lock
Derwent Bridge
Bubwith
15 miles 1 lock
Gunby Railway Bridge (dismantled) 15 miles and 6¾ furlongs 1 lock
"The Brighton Ferry" Wharf 16 miles and 4½ furlongs 1 lock
Menthorpe 16 miles and 5 furlongs 1 lock
Breighton 17 miles 1 lock
Wressel Railway Bridge 19 miles 1 lock
Loftsome Bridge 19 miles and 7 furlongs 1 lock
Barmby-on-the-Marsh 21 miles and 2½ furlongs 1 lock
Barmby Barrage
Cylindrical lock gates hold back tidal water in either direction.
21 miles and 6¾ furlongs 1 lock
Ouse - Derwent Junction
Junction of the River Ouse and the River Derwent
21 miles and 7¼ furlongs 2 locks
 
 
 
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Information retrieved Tuesday 29 December 2015 at 22:37