Semington Top Lock No 16

BW call this: "Lock 16, Harris Lock"

 
Also known as: Harris Lock, Barrett's Lock
A350, Littleton SN12 6FL, United Kingdom
 
Semington Top Lock No 16 is a minor waterways place on the Kennet and Avon Canal (Main Line) between Horton Bridge No 134 (Bishops Cannings village 1 mile north) (9 miles and 7½ furlongs and 34 locks to the east) and Avoncliffe Aqueduct (south end) (Crosses the River Avon and the Bath - Trowbridge railway line. Towpath changes sides under the canal.) (7 miles and 4½ furlongs and 2 locks to the west).
 
It is at one end of Semington Flight.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Horton Bridge No 134 is A350 Aqueduct; ¾ furlongs away.
 
The nearest place in the direction of Avoncliffe Aqueduct (south end) is Semington Bottom Lock No 15; 1½ furlongs away.

Mooring here is unrated

This is a lock with a rise of 7f10.

 

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Stoppage

Navigation closure notice: Kennet & Avon Canal, Navigation: Closed, Towpath: Open
From: Semington Bottom Lock No 15 to Semington Top Lock No 16.

Following the repair works completed earlier this year, a laser survey is required on the downstream lock approach walls.

This requires the pound to be drained below Lock 16.

To try and minimise disruption to boaters we will start draining the pound at 5pm on Tuesday 2nd July and then reopen the canal by midday on Wednesday 3rd July.

Tuesday the 2nd of July, 2019 to Wednesday the 3rd of July, 2019
Information sent Tuesday the 18th of June, 2019

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Nearest water point

Sells Green Bridge No 149 — 3 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Bradford and Frome Road Wharves — 6 miles and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Somerset Coal Canal Junction — 10 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Bathampton Bridge No 183 — 13 miles, 3½ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Devizes Wharf — 7 miles, ½ furlongs and 35 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Honeystreet Wharf — 14 miles, 4¼ furlongs and 35 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Pewsey Wharf — 17 miles, 7½ furlongs and 35 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm

Nearest rubbish disposal

Seend Wharf Bridge No 153 — 2 miles, 1 furlong and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Sells Green Bridge No 149 — 3 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Bradford and Frome Road Wharves — 6 miles and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Somerset Coal Canal Junction — 10 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Bathampton Bridge No 183 — 13 miles, 3½ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Abbey View Lock No 11 — 15 miles, 3½ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Pewsey Wharf — 17 miles, 7½ furlongs and 35 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm

Nearest chemical toilet disposal

Bradford and Frome Road Wharves — 6 miles and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Caen Hill Marina — 4 miles, 2 furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Devizes Wharf — 7 miles, ½ furlongs and 35 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Devizes Marina — 8 miles, 5½ furlongs and 35 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Pewsey Wharf — 17 miles, 7½ furlongs and 35 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm

Nearest place to turn

Semington Junction — 1¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Whaddon Grove Winding Hole — 1 mile, 2 furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Seend Wharf — 2 miles, ½ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Hilperton (Staverton) Marina — 3 miles, 1¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Hilperton Wharf — 3 miles, 2 furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Bradford on Avon Winding Hole — 4 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
The Old Chandelry Marina — 5 miles, ½ furlongs and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Sells Green Swing Bridge No 150 — 3 miles and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Bradford and Frome Road Wharves — 6 miles and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Foxhanger Marina and Wharf — 4 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Avoncliffe Aqueduct (south end) — 7 miles, 4½ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Avoncliffe Aqueduct (north end) — 7 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Conkwell Wood Winding Hole — 10 miles and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Somerset Coal Canal Junction — 10 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Brassknocker Basin — 10 miles, 5¼ furlongs and 3 locks away
Travel to Somerset Coal Canal Junction, then on the Kennet and Avon Canal (Somersetshire Coal Canal) to Brassknocker Basin
Claverton Winding Hole — 11 miles, 5¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Bathampton Winding Hole — 13 miles, ¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Bathampton Bridge Winding Hole — 13 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Sydney Wharf Winding Hole — 15 miles, ¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Pulteney Gardens Winding Hole — 15 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 5 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction

Nearest self-operated pump-out

Bradford and Frome Road Wharves — 6 miles and 2 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Somerset Coal Canal Junction — 10 miles, 2¾ furlongs and 3 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of River Avon Junction
Pewsey Wharf — 17 miles, 7½ furlongs and 35 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm

Nearest boatyard pump-out

Caen Hill Marina — 4 miles, 2 furlongs and 6 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Devizes Marina — 8 miles, 5½ furlongs and 35 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
Old Builders Wharf — 14 miles, 4¾ furlongs and 35 locks away
On this waterway in the direction of Northcroft Lane Arm
 

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