Moorings on the Chesterfield Canal

Long term moorings on the C&RT section of the canal exist at the following locations:

  • West Stockwith
  • Clayworth (Retford and Worksop Boat Club)
  • Retford (Retford Mariners Boat Club)
  • Forest Locks (C&RT)
  • Shireoaks (C&RT)

Short term moorings of various durations are available at:

  • Misterton
  • Walkeringham (opposite the Winding Hole)
  • Mid-way between Smith's Bridge (77) and Shaw Lock (62)
  • Shaw Lock (62)
  • Drakeholes
  • Clayworth Common
  • Hayton Gate Inn (PH), Clarborough
  • Whitsunday Pie Lock (60)
  • Hop Pole (PH), Retford
  • Grove Road, Retford
  • Above Town Lock, Retford
  • Between the railway bridge (54A) and Lady Bridge (54), Babworth
  • Forest Locks
  • Outside Ranby Village Hall
  • Chequers Inn (PH), Ranby
  • Near Milepost 25 between Ranby and Osberton
  • Between Long Bridge (47) and Manton Turnover Bridge (46)
  • Straddle Warehouse, Worksop
  • Lock Keeper (PH), between Stret (48) and Deep (47) Locks
  • Shireoaks
  • Above Cinderhill Lock (41)
  • Turnerwood Thorpe Bridge (32)
  • Kiveton Park

There are very few moorings on the Derbyshire section, and these aren’t currently suitable for long term stays.

Contact Tapton Lock Visitor Centre for more information on visiting the Derbyshire section.