Tyle Mill (above lock) L1

Situated just over five miles to the south west of Reading, Tyle Mill moorings is an idyllic spot from which to explore the Kennet & Avon Canal.

There are two mooring areas, both above and below the lock, which currently provide space for up to 11 boats in total.

Site Facilities
Car Parking Drinking Water Elsan Disposal Refuse Disposal
Nearest Road

The mooring site is in Tyle Mill, within half a mile of the village of Sulhamstead. Approach from the A4 along Sulhamstead Hill Road.

Access to the mooring site is from the west side of Tyle Mill swing bridge (23) and Tyle Mill lock (Lock 99). The site is accessed from the car park, along the towpath.

Nearest Station

Theale or Aldermaston

Nearest Town


Additional Information

All facilities are located at or near to the sanitary station, which is on the offside of the canal to the east of Tyle Mill Lock.

There is a large CRT car park to the west of Bridge 23 (Tyle Mill Swing Bridge). The car park is for public use and spaces for boaters are not guaranteed or reserved.

The mooring rings are spaced at 5 metre intervals. There are wooden landing jetties that are spaced 5 meters apart all along this mooring site.

Local shops, pubs and services can be found in the nearby village of Theale, approximately two miles away. A wider range of shops and services can be found in Reading, approximately seven miles east.

Kennet & Avon Canal
Car Parking
Unregulated - Unsecured
Gated Access
Pontoon Type
Fixed with Timber Surface
Viewing Arrangements

The mooring site has no access restrictions and can be viewed at any time. Please have consideration for the other moorers on site.

  • Car Parking
  • Drinking Water
  • Elsan Disposal
  • Pump Out
  • Refuse Disposal
  • Toilets
Maria Osborne
07917 585011