Whiston Lock - Northamptonshire, UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree
N 52° 14.853 W 000° 45.685
30U E 652821 N 5790932
Quick Description: This lock lies on the River Nene to the north of the village of Whiston.
Location: East Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 6/3/2011 12:00:08 PM
Waymark Code: WMBMQM
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member cache_test_dummies
Views: 3

Long Description:
This lock is No 8 on the River Nene and is between the Cogenhoe Lock No 7 (1.25 miles to the west) and White Mills Lock No 9. There are some lovely walks and views alongside the river.
Waterway Name: River Nene

Connected Points:
Nearby the River Nene forms lakes at Billing Aquadrome.


Type: Lock

Date Opened: 1/1/1850

Elevation Difference (meters): 3.00

Site Status: Operational

Web Site: [Web Link]

Date Closed (if applicable): Not listed

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berkanafairy visited Whiston Lock - Northamptonshire, UK 5/22/2013 berkanafairy visited it