Northampton Arm (Grand Union Canal)

The Northampton Arm leaves the Grand Union Canal mainline at Gayton Junction and joins the River Nene in the centre of Northampton.

Open lift bridge on Northampton Arm of Grand Union Canal with boat behind Northampton Arm, Grand Union Canal, courtesy of davehamster, Flickr

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This arm of the Grand Union Canal is heavily locked, with 17 single locks along its short length.

Find stoppages, restrictions and other navigational advice for this waterway.

Read about the history of the Grand Union Canal