The Canal

The Lancaster Canal

For a Map and Guide see the Virtual Cruise


Cruising Times

Tewitfield
1.10 Carnforth
2.10 1.00  Hest Bank
3.25 2.20 1.20 Lancaster
4.45 3.35 2.35 1.20 Galgate
5.35 4.25 3.25 2.10 0.55 Forton
7.00 5.55 4.55 3.35 2.20 1.25 Garstang
8.25 7.20 6.20 5.00 3.45 2.55 1.25 Bilsborrow
9.55 8.45 7.45 6.25 5.10 4.20 2.55 1.25 Catforth
10.25 9.20 8.20 7.00 5.45 4.55 3.25 2.00 0.35 Salwick
11.45 10.35 9.35 8.20 7.00 6.10 4.45 3.20 1.55 1.20 Preston

Dimensions

The maximum dimensions for cruising craft are:

Main Line
Length 70' 21.3m

72' (22m) possible*

Width 14' 4.2m

14' 6" (4.4m) possible*

Headroom 8' 2.4m
*Contact BW for advice.
Glasson branch
Length 70' 21.3m
Width 14' 4.2m
Headroom 8' 2.4m
Ribble Link
Length 62' 18.8m

Max. for NB

Width 7' 2.1m

10' (3m) if shorter*

Headroom 7' 8" 2.3m
Draught 2' 0.6m
* Contact BW for max. dimensions of widebeam short boats.
 
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