Calder and Hebble Navigation (Halifax Branch)

The Calder and Hebble Navigation (Halifax Branch) is a small river and is part of the Calder and Hebble Navigation (72ft length boats). It runs for 4 furlongs from Salterhebble Junction (where it joins the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line) and the Calder and Hebble Navigation (Main Line)) to Salterhebble 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 not known. The maximum draught is not known.

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)
Wakefield Road Bridge ¼ furlongs 0 locks
Salterhebble Old Line Junction 2¾ furlongs 0 locks
Salterhebble Narrows
Site of Navigation Yard Bridge
3½ furlongs 0 locks
Salterhebble Basin
End of navigation
4 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.

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Information retrieved Tuesday 29 December 2015 at 10:30