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Boat moored near pendeford on the shropshire union canal

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Near Nantwich

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Audlem Locks

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High Bridge, No 39 on the Shropshire Union Canal
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Beeston to Wolverhampton along the Shropshire Union 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 89.445 miles, 66 locks, 0 movable bridges and 2 tunnels. Which will take 6 days, 6 hours and 0 minutes when travelling for 7 hours per day at our default speeds.

Places of interest on the Beeston to Wolverhampton along the Shropshire Union Canal route

Places to visit & highlights on the canal itself

Aqueduct on Shropshire Union Canal
Bunbury Staircase Locks
Hack Green Secret Nuclear Bunker
Beeston Castle Wharf
Bridge No. 12 Shropshire Union Canal
Beeston Iron Lock
Bridge No. 35A Shropshire Union Canal
Bridge No. 24 Shropshire Union Canal
Bridge No. 75 Shropshire Union Canal
Bridge No. 74 Shropshire Union Canal
Audlem Lock 10
Bridge No. 15 Shropshire Union Canal
Bridge No. 36 Shropshire Union Canal
Bridge No. 11 Shropshire Union Canal
Audlem Lock 2
Bridge No. 40 Shropshire Union Canal
Barbridge Junction
Bridge No. 56 Shropshire Union Canal
Bridge No. 25 Shropshire Union Canal
Bridge No. 17 Shropshire Union Canal

Top Rated Pubs And Restaurants On to Near the Canal

Boat Inn
Lockgate Coffee House
Wharf Tavern
The Olde Barbridge Inn
The Hartley Arms
Bridge Inn
The Lord Combermere
The Shroppie Fly
Lockgate Coffee Shop
Calveley Mill Cafe
Farm Made Tearooms
Priest House Cafe
Bridge Inn
Gnosall Fish Bar
Caféxpress
The Edge
The Tearoom at No. 11
The Navigation Inn
The Deli

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Further reading and learning about the Beeston to Wolverhampton along the Shropshire Union Canal 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

Hire Boats for the Beeston to Wolverhampton along the Shropshire Union Canal route.

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