This will take 7 hours and 4 minutes which is 1 day, 4 minutes at 7 hours per day.
From Wright’s Lane Bridge No 45 travel northwest on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal – Main Line – Norton to Gayton) for 11 miles, 2¼ furlongs and 7 locks to Norton Junction, then travel west on the Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal – Main Line – Braunston to Norton) for 4 miles, ¾ furlongs and 6 locks to Braunston Marina Western Entrance.
|Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal – Main Line – Norton to Gayton)|
|From Wright’s Lane Bridge No 45 to:|
|The Wharf PH||2 miles, 3½ furlongs, 0 locks|
|Bugbrooke Bridge No 36
Bugbrooke village half a mile east
|a few yards, 0 locks|
|Heyford Fields Marina
@Heyford Fields Farm, Bugbrooke Road, Nether Heyford, Northants.
|3½ furlongs, 0 locks|
|Heyford Wharf Bridge No 32
Nether Heyford village half a mile northeast. Many moored boats in this area. Furnace Lane
|7½ furlongs, 0 locks|
|Stowe Hill Marina Service Wharf||1 mile, 5¼ furlongs, 0 locks|
|The Narrow Boat PH (Stowehill)||½ furlongs, 0 locks|
|Weedon Wharf||3¼ furlongs, 0 locks|
|Weedon Bec Visitor Moorings||1¼ furlongs, 0 locks|
|Weedon Station Bridge No 24
|3¾ furlongs, 0 locks|
48 hours mooring on the towpath side
|3 miles, 1 furlong, 0 locks|
|Buckby Top Lock No 7
The New Inn is sited alongside the lock. Also known as The New Inn (Long Buckby)
Having passed through Buckby Locks.
|1 mile, 3¼ furlongs, 6 locks|
Junction of Grand Union Leicester Section with Main Line
|1½ furlongs, 1 lock|
|Grand Union Canal (Grand Junction Canal – Main Line – Braunston to Norton)|
|From Norton Junction (Junction of Grand Union Leicester Section with Main Line) to:|
|Braunston Tunnel (East end)||1 mile, 6 furlongs, 0 locks|
|Braunston Tunnel (West end) Having passed through Braunston Tunnel.||1 mile, 1¼ furlongs, 0 locks|
|Braunston Top Lock No 6||2¼ furlongs, 0 locks|
|Braunston Bottom Lock No 1
The Boat Shop is in front of the lock
Having passed through Braunston Locks.
|4¼ furlongs, 5 locks|
|Union Canal Carriers Ltd
Home of Adventure Fleet
|¼ furlongs, 1 lock|
|Braunston Visitor Moorings (Marina End)
48 hour moorings (April-September) / 14 day moorings (October-March)
|2½ furlongs, 0 locks|
|Braunston Marina Western Entrance
Entrance for Marina Services and Brokerage
|¼ furlongs, 0 locks|
Total distance is 15 miles, 3¼ furlongs and 13 locks. There are at least 5 small aqueducts or underbridges and 1 tunnel (Braunston Tunnel. ).
This is made up of 15 miles, 3¼ furlongs of broad canals; 13 broad locks.
This will take 7 hours, 4 minutes which is 1 day, 4 minutes at 7 hours per day.