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Market Harborough Basin

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Foxton Locks, Bottom Lock

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Braunston Locks
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Braunston to Marget Harborough

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 65.257 miles, 46 locks, 2 movable bridges and 5 tunnels. Which will take 5 days, 0 hours and 3 minutes when travelling for 7 hours per day at our default speeds.

Places of interest on the Braunston to Marget Harborough route

Places to visit & highlights on the canal itself

Vagabond Boat Trip
Crick Marina
Foxton Canal Museum
Union Wharf
Braunston Marina
Weltonfield Narrowboats
Roadchef Watford Gap Northbound
Long Buckby Lock No 7
Braunston Boats
Peter Nicholls Steel Boats
Drayton Reservoir
Market Harborough Grand Union Canal Basin
Foxton Inclined Plane Trust
CYO Seeds
Broad Lane Caravans
Braunston Locks No 6-1
Home Farm Beef & Lamb
Fosse Meadows
Braunston Village Hall
Watford Gap Locks

Top Rated Pubs And Restaurants On to Near the Canal

Foxton Locks Inn
The Gongoozler's rest
The New Inn
The Admiral Nelson
Foxton Locks Inn
The Waterfront
The Black Horse
Bridge 61
Middlemore Farm
The Old Plough
The Wheatsheaf Inn
Braunston Fryer
Costa Coffee
Elsie's the Real Junk Food Pro
Fresh Food Café
LEON Watford Gap

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Further reading and learning about the Braunston to Marget Harborough route


Related Nicholson Guide:
Birmingham & the Heart of England - Nicholson Guide No 3


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

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