Gailey Wharf L1

Gailey Wharf Moorings are located on the Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal close to Penkridge. The site provides a good base for a number of cruising options, both north to the Potteries and Peak District or south towards Birmingham.

The site is approximately 215 metres long and provides space for up to 10 boats moored against the towpath.

Site Facilities
Drinking Water Elsan Disposal Refuse Disposal
Nearest Road

From junction 12 of the M6, head west on the A5 and turn left beside the distinctive Roundhouse (the old toll house). The mooring site is a short walk along the grassy towpath.

Nearest Station

Penkridge

Nearest Town

Penkridge

Additional Information

The boatyard at Gailey Wharf, opposite the site, offers boat repairs, diesel, gas, slipway and wet dock.

A Canal & River Trust car park is available at Gailey Wharf.

Mooring rings are installed at this site but mooring pins or piling hooks may be required dependent on the spacing of rings and boat length.

There is a shop within 10 minutes' walk of the site. Penkridge village, offering a good selection of shops, fast food, pubs and a post office, is less than 3 miles away, heading north along the A449.

Waterway
Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal
Car Parking
Unregulated - Secured
Facilities Block
Shared(Waterway/Moorings)
Gated Access
Site Specific Key
Grade
Standard
Viewing Arrangements

Towpath Mooring with open public access

  • Car Parking Nearby
  • Drinking Water
  • Elsan Disposal
  • Refuse Disposal
  • Toilets
Lisa Shaw
07900 051972 or 0303 040 40 40
lisa.shaw@canalrivertrust.org.uk