Blue Lias L1

Blue Lias Moorings are located on the Grand Union Canal between the villages of Stockton in and Long Itchington in Warwickshire and within the Stockton Flight of Locks.

The site is approximately 135m long and provides space for up to 6 vessels moored against the towpath.

Site Facilities
Drinking Water
Nearest Road

The A423 Coventry to Southam main road passes through the village of Long Itchington. From the direction of Coventry, the village green and pond are on the right. After passing these, turn left into Stockton Road. After approximately one and a half miles, Bridge 23 and the Blue Lias pub are reached. Access to the mooring site is through the gate and onto the towpath adjacent to the pub.

Nearest Station

Leamington Spa

Nearest Town

Leamington Spa

Additional Information

The on site water point is for the use of all boaters. The nearest Canal & River Trust refuse disposal facility is approximately two and a half miles away at Bascote Wharf (Bridge 27). The nearest Elsan disposal facility is at Fosse Road (Bridge 32) approximately four miles away.

Mooring rings are installed at 10 metre intervals but mooring pins may be needed dependent on boat length.

There are no car parking facilities at this site so moorers must make alternative arrangements.

Grand Union Canal
Car Parking
None/Public Road
Facilities Block
Gated Access
Viewing Arrangements

Access is open as this is a public towpath

  • Drinking Water
Roz Rothwell
07917 268740 or 0303 040 40 40