Lee and Stort Navigation - Bow Back Rivers (Old River Lea)

The Lee and Stort Navigation - Bow Back Rivers (Old River Lea) is a broad canal and is part of the Lee and Stort Navigation (Bow Back Rivers). It runs for 1 mile and 1 furlong through 1 lock from Old River Lea Junction (where it joins the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee: commercial section)) to Temple Mills Bridge (beyond which it is no longer navigable).

The maximum dimensions for a boat to be able to travel on the waterway are 92 feet long and 20 feet wide. The maximum headroom is not known. The maximum draught is not known.

It has junctions with the Lee and Stort Navigation - Bow Back Rivers (Waterworks River) at Waterworks River - River Lea Junction and with the Lee and Stort Navigation - Bow Back Rivers (City Mill River) at Old River Lea - City Mill Junction.

The navigational authority for this waterway is Canal & River Trust

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Old River Lea Junction
Junction of the Lee Navigation with the Old River Lea
Pipe Bridge (Old River Lea) ½ furlongs 0 locks
Loop Road Bridge ½ furlongs 0 locks
Pudding Mill River Arm (closed)
Where the Pudding Mill River used to leave the River Lea, now overfilled by the Olympic Stadium.
1 furlong 0 locks
Former Tidal Lock (Old River Lea)
Narrows, where the former Old Ford Tidal lock gates used to be.
1 furlong 0 locks
Olympic Stadium Foot Bridge 1½ furlongs 0 locks
London Way Bridge 2½ furlongs 0 locks
Old River Lea - City Mill Junction
Junction of the Old River Lea with the City Mill River
2¾ furlongs 0 locks
Carpenters Road Lock
The lock is crossed by the unusual three-span Diamond Bridge.
3 furlongs 0 locks
Waterworks River - River Lea Junction 3¼ furlongs 1 lock
Halfway Bridge (River Lea) 3¾ furlongs 1 lock
Overground Rail Bridge 4 furlongs 1 lock
Waterden Road Footbridge 4¼ furlongs 1 lock
Waterden Road Bridge 4½ furlongs 1 lock
Eastcross Bridge 5½ furlongs 1 lock
Knight's Bridge 7 furlongs 1 lock
Waterfall Bridge (south) 7¾ furlongs 1 lock
Waterfall Bridge (north) 7¾ furlongs 1 lock
Northwall Road Bridge 1 mile and ¼ furlongs 1 lock
Lee Valley Park Bridge 1 mile and ½ furlongs 1 lock
Temple Mills Bridge
Limit of navigation
1 mile and 1 furlong 1 lock
 
 
 
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Navigational note
Note last updated Wednesday the 9th of August, 2017
 
Bow Back Rivers - Wikipedia
Bow Back Rivers or Stratford Back Rivers is a complex of waterways between Bow and ... The river which supplies the Bow Back Rivers has been known as the River ... to the navigation, so that the Lee Navigation is a canalisation of the River Lea. .... In 1850, it left the channel of the Old River Lee much further to the north, ...
Waterway Gazetteer for Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee ...
It has junctions with the Lee and Stort Navigation - Bow Back Rivers (Old River Lea) at Old River Lea Junction; with the Grand Union Canal (Hertford Union ...
Lee Navigation - Wikipedia
The Lee Navigation is a canalised river incorporating the River Lea It runs from Hertford Castle .... The Lee Navigation bought the Stort Navigation in 1911, and instituted further improvements, including ... Bow Back Rivers · Locks and Weirs on the River Lea · Canals of Great Britain · History of the British canal system ...
Bow Back Rivers
Jun 19, 2017 ... On the east below Old Ford Lock is the channel of the Old River Lea, leading to ... which also created the high concrete edges of the Bow Back Rivers. ... The Lock was the only one on the Lee Navigation to be fitted with rising ...
Three Mills Wall River Weir - Wikipedia
Three Mills Wall River Weir is a weir on the Bow Back Rivers, in the London Borough of ... The Bow Back Rivers were difficult to navigate, since at low tide there was insufficient ... House Mill was acquired by the River Lea Tidal Mill Trust Ltd in 1985, and has since ... History of the Lee and Stort Navigation. ... Old River Lea).
Route planning | stoppages | dimensions | restrictions
Occasionally our canals, rivers and towpaths are closed for maintenance work. ... times of manned structures, booking information and general navigation advice. ... We provide near real-time Strong Stream Warnings from a number of river ... Bow Back Rivers St Thomas Creek Old River Lea ... Lee Navigation ... River Stort
Bow Creek (London) - Wikipedia
Bow Creek is a 2.25-mile (3.6 km) long tidal estuary of the English River Lea and is part of the Bow Back Rivers ... Use of the river for navigation is recorded in documents dating from 1190 and, ... Old Ford and Bow Locks, which is known as Bow River and, like Bow Creek, is not ... History of the Lee and Stort Navigation.
Lee Navigation | Canal Map | Canal & River Trust
Leading from the heart of London to peaceful Hertfordshire, the River Lee Navigation sees remarkably diverse scenery, easily enjoyed by foot or boat.
Rivers Lee & Stort Map
Hertford Union Canal. Limehouse Cut. River Lee Navigation. River Stort Navigation. Bow Creek (tidal). Bow Back Rivers ... Old Ford Lock. Kentish Town Lock.
Lee & Stort Navigation
There is also a network of Bow Back Rivers, restored as part of the 2012 Olympics site, which connect ... length (River Lee): 85' 4" (26.0 metres) - Old Ford Lock
Information retrieved Saturday 12 August 2017 at 8:02
 
 

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Information retrieved Friday 24 June 2016 at 0:07