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Beeston to Caldon Canal

Please note that these route pages are a work in progress. The figures below indicate route length; however, not all locks and bridges are included currently, so the time required may be underestimated.

Departure Point:  
Cruising Hours: This route consists of 98.876 miles, 116 locks, 12 movable bridges and 4 tunnels. Which will take 9 days, 1 hour and 28 minutes when travelling for 7 hours per day at our default speeds.

Places of interest on the Beeston to Caldon Canal route

Places to visit & highlights on the canal itself

Bunbury Staircase Locks
Aqueduct Marina Campsite
Hazelhurst Aqueduct
Cheddleton Locks
Middleport Pottery
Beeston Castle Wharf
Beeston Iron Lock
Bridge 8
Bridge 6
Wardle Canal
Hanley Park
Etruria Locks
Planet Lock
Stockton Brook Locks
Etruria Industrial Museum & Heritage Centre
Etruria Industrial Museum
Cherryeye Bridge
Lock 35 Caldon Canal
Norton Green Lift Bridge
Cockshutt’s Lock

Top Rated Pubs And Restaurants On to Near the Canal

Barchetta Restaurant
The Flintlock at Cheddleton
Lockgate Coffee House
The Boat Inn
The Olde Barbridge Inn
The Goods Shed
The Black Lion Inn
The Hollybush Inn
Kings Lock Fish & Chips
The Holy Inadequate
The Black Lion
The Bluebell
Broughton Arms
Red Bull Hotel
The Red Lion
San Marco
Cheshire Cheese
Cheshire Cheese
Lockgate Coffee Shop
The Black Horse Inn

*Canal side places powered by foursquare

Further reading and learning about the Beeston to Caldon Canal route


Related Nicholson Guide:
Four Counties & the Welsh Canals - Nicholson Guide No 4


Useful youtube videos covering some or all of this route.

Please note: These are independent youtube video, and not affiliated with or endorsing our business Roam&Roost Canal Boat Holidays

Hire Boats for the Beeston to Caldon Canal route.

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