This is a trip of 4 miles, 3½ furlongs and 4 locks from Stanstead Abbots Bridge No 59A to Hertford Basin Winding Hole travelling west on the Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee).
This will take 2 hours and 38 minutes.
|Lee and Stort Navigation (River Lee)|
|From Stanstead Abbots Bridge No 59A (Village on east bank. B181. Also known as Abbots Road Bridge No 59A) to:|
|Ware Town Bridge No 65
|2 miles, 2 locks|
|Ware Town Quay
48 hour moorings
|2 furlongs, 0 locks|
|Balance Engine House
For pumping water from the Lee into the New River
|1 mile, 2¾ furlongs, 1 lock|
|Hertford Basin Winding Hole
Towpath side bridge, Horse Bridge No 72, Channel leading to the River Lee
|6¾ furlongs, 1 lock|
Total distance is 4 miles, 3½ furlongs and 4 locks Today’s travel includes at least 1 moveable bridge.
This is made up of 4 miles, 3½ furlongs of small rivers; 4 broad locks.
This will take 2 hours and 38 minutes. For initial calculation purposes (before adjusting for such things as overnight stops) this is taken as 1 day of 2 hours and 38 minutes.
The trip can be done in under one day, so no overnight stopping places have been calculated.