River Great Ouse (Tidal section)

The River Great Ouse (Tidal section) is a tidal river and is part of the River Great Ouse. It runs for 2 miles and 1½ furlongs from Earith Junction (where it joins the River Great Ouse (New Bedford River) and the River Great Ouse (Old West River)) to Brownshill Lock (where it joins the River Great Ouse (Canalized Section)).

The maximum dimensions for a boat to be able to travel on the waterway are 75 feet long and 12 feet and 6 inches wide. The maximum headroom is not known. The maximum draught is not known.

The navigational authority for this waterway is Environment Agency

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Earith Junction
Junction with Old West River, New Bedford River and the River Great Ouse (Tidal section)
Old Bedford River Sluice
Junction of the River Great Ouse and the Old Bedford River - No Access
2¼ furlongs 0 locks
Earith 4 furlongs 0 locks
Westview Marina 5 furlongs 0 locks
Brownshill Lock Weir Exit
Channel leading to the Weir
2 miles and 1¼ furlongs 0 locks
Brownshill Lock 2 miles and 1½ furlongs 0 locks
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Wikipedia has a page about River Great Ouse

The River Great Ouse /ˈz/ is a river in the United Kingdom, the longest of several British rivers called "Ouse". From Syresham in central England, the Great Ouse flows into East Anglia before entering the Wash, a bay of the North Sea. With a course of 143 miles (230 km), mostly flowing north and east, it is the fourth-longest river in the United Kingdom. The Great Ouse has been historically important for commercial navigation, and for draining the low-lying region through which it flows; its best-known tributary is the Cam, which runs through Cambridge. Its lower course passes through drained wetlands and fens and has been extensively modified, or channelised, to relieve flooding and provide a better route for barge traffic. Though the un-modified river probably changed course regularly after floods, it now enters the Wash after passing through the port of King's Lynn, south of its earliest-recorded route to the sea.

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