It would make an interesting cruising ring. Bedford river valley park.
The rivers cam lark 25 miles wissey 10 5 miles and little ouse 16 5 miles there are a total of 18 locks along the 74 8 miles 120 3km of the main line of the river.
Bedford river map. It will span 868 hectares 2 145 acres and form a natural link between bedford and the wider countryside around the village of willington. 79 s river rd 1. The idea of an artificial river running as the old bedford river does from earith to denver was not a new.
Learn how to create your own. Indeed the same overhead lines cross the nearby navigable new bedford river well creek at nordelph and the great ouse at littleport. Made with google my maps.
Bedford river valley park is an ambitious regeneration project to create a vast new country park for bedfordshire. River great ouse from mapcarta the free map. The river great ouse is navigable from bedford to the wash at king s lynn with connections to the river nene via the middle level.
This web site aims to help you find out more about the park where it will be who is involved what changes it could bring and the opportunities it presents. River great ouse is a river in bedford. Find local businesses view maps and get driving directions in google maps.
The new bedford river also known as the hundred foot drain because of the distance between the tops of the two embankments on either side of the river is a man made cut off or by pass channel of the river great ouse in the fens of cambridgeshire england it provides an almost straight channel between earith and denver sluices it is tidal with reverse tidal flow being clearly visible at. Old bedford river king s lynn and west norfolk norfolk east of england england pe38 0bd united kingdom free topographic maps visualization and sharing. The bedford river valley park framework sets out a shared vision to guide the park s creation over the next decade and beyond.
The old bedford is not a dead end waterway leading nowhere but is part of a long established route that needs to be restored to full navigation. The old bedford river is an artificial partial diversion of the waters of the river great ouse in the fens of cambridgeshire england it was named after the fourth earl of bedford who contracted with the local commission of sewers to drain the great level of the fens beginning in 1630. This map was created by a user.