Bishop Meadow Lock No 54 - Loughborough, Leicestershire
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB
N 52° 47.369 W 001° 13.007
30U E 620248 N 5850342
Quick Description: Bishop Meadow Lock No 54 on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - River Soar Navigation).
Location: East Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 12/21/2014 6:41:29 AM
Waymark Code: WMN3QJ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc
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Long Description:
" Bishop Meadow Lock No 54 is a minor waterways place on the Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section - River Soar Navigation) between Loughborough Branch Junction (7¾ furlongs and 1 lock to the south) and Zouch Road Bridge No 43 (Mooring between here and Zouch Lock. Public house by canal.) (1 mile and 6¾ furlongs to the northwest).


The nearest place in the direction of Loughborough Branch Junction is Swingbridge Road Bridge; 3 furlongs away.

The nearest place in the direction of Zouch Road Bridge No 43 is Bishops Meadow Bridge No 42; 2¼ furlongs away.

Facilities: chemical toilet disposal, rubbish disposal and water point.

This is a lock with a rise of 8f7. "

SOURCE - (visit link)
Waterway Name: Grand Union Canal - Loughborough section

Connected Points:
Loughborough Branch Junction Bishops Meadow Junction


Type: Lock

Date Opened: 1/1/1780

Elevation Difference (meters): 3.00

Site Status: Operational

Date Closed (if applicable): Not listed

Web Site: Not listed

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