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Stone to Penkridge

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 39.999 miles, 24 locks, 0 movable bridges and 0 tunnels. Which will take 2 days, 6 hours and 47 minutes when travelling for 7 hours per day at our default speeds.

Places of interest on the Stone to Penkridge route

Places to visit & highlights on the canal itself

Stafford Visitor Moorings
Shugborough Estate
Wildwood Park
Acton Moat Bridge
Meadows Park
Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal
Essex Bridge, Staffordshire
Anglo Welsh Great Haywood
Bridge 94
Stone Locks
Bridge 95
Aston Lock
Weston Lock
Tixall Lock Farm
Hoo Mill Lock
Saint Thomas Bridge
Longford Lock
Tixall Wide
Old Hill Bridge No 107
Shutt Hill Lock

Top Rated Pubs And Restaurants On to Near the Canal

Saracens Head
The Swan Inn
Crown Wharf
Wimpy
Aston Marina
Clifford Arms
Oatcakes & Milkshakes
Weston Hall
The Royal Exchange
Star Inn
The Boat Inn
The Woolpack
BEAR Stone
The Holly Bush Inn
The Ten Green Bottles Co Stone
The Bridge Inn
Costa Coffee
The Poste of Stone
Bod
Barley Mow - Pub & Grill

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Further reading and learning about the Stone to Penkridge route

Guides

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

Videos

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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