You paddle through a range of habitats perfect for nature lovers. The aptly named trent lock pub can be found at the start of the route.
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Erewash canal map. The association celebrated its 40th anniversary in 2008 with a special boat rally. Streetmap co uk provides on line street level maps for the whole of the uk. For more detailed information follow the links below.
As you paddle along you will glide right through the heart of the dh lawrence countryside. It was a commercially very successful mainly due to the transportation of coal. Ordnance survey provides all of the mapping on this site under licence to erewash borough council.
The grand union canal erewash canal is a broad canal and is part of the grand union canal it runs for 11 miles and 4 furlongs through 14 locks from derby road bridge where it joins the cromford canal broad gauge navigable to trent junction where it joins the river trent western end and the grand union canal leicester section river soar navigation. Please proceed with particular care near other users on narrow sections and where the route follows roads. There s a great menu and a lovely lage beer garden to sit out in.
The list above is all of the boat yards on this canal and clicking on a. The erewash canal is a great way to explore the nottinghamshire and derbyshire countryside in a unique way. The erewash canal joins loughborough to the river and river trent.
Boat yards range from being highly specialised to some that offer a very wide range of services including boat hire for narrowboating holidays. Erewash maps print email please click onto the map below to load a new window containing the erewash mapping system. The canal was completed in 1779 and linked the derbyshire coal fields to the river trent.
Erewash canal os map mobile gps os map with location tracking erewash canal open street map mobile gps map with location tracking explore the area with google street view. In 1968 the erewash canal preservation development association was created and restoration work led to the erewash canal being upgraded in the 1980s from remainder to cruiseway status as defined by the transport act 1968. The western side of the trail is in derbyshire and follows the erewash canal towpath from trent lock northwards to the langley mill basin.
Search location erewash canal is at. The erewash canal ˈ ɛr ə w ɒ ʃ is a broad canal in derbyshire england it runs just under 12 miles 19 km and has 14 locks the first lock at langley bridge is part of the cromford canal. Boat yard erewash canal main canal a list and map of boat yards on or near the main canal branch of the erewash canal.
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