Dodford Wharf L1

Dodford Wharf is situated in open countryside on the Grand Union Canal eight miles to the south east of Braunston.

The site is approximately 150m long and provides space for up to 9 vessels moored against the towpath.

Nearest Road

The mooring site is just off the A5 at Weedon and is close to Bridge 23 (Dodford Road Bridge). Approximately half a mile north of the A45/A5 crossroads in Weedon, take the left turn towards Dodford and the canal bridge is 160 metres away. A gated slope next to the bridge leads to the towpath.

Weedon village, where services including hotels, pubs, a church, shops and bus links are available, is less than two miles from the site. Daventry town centre is approximately four miles to the west.

Nearest Station

Long Buckby

Nearest Town

Daventry

Additional Information

The nearest refuse facilities are 1.5 miles south of the site, near to Weedon cemetery. A drinking water point is available at Stowe Hill, a further half mile south. Buckby Top Lock has elsan, drinking water and refuse disposal facilities and is approximately three and a half miles north.

There is no designated car parking for this site so moorers must make alternative arrangements.

Waterway
Grand Union Canal
Car Parking
None/Public Road
Facilities Block
No
Gated Access
None
Grade
Basic
Viewing Arrangements

The mooring site has no access restrictions and can be viewed at any time

Roz Rothwell
07917 268740 or 0303 040 40 40
roz.rothwell@canalrivertrust.org.uk