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Woolsthorpe Locks


Hidden world arch

Planning your visit

Address: Duck Lane Woolsthorpe by Belvoir Grantham NG32 1NY

Price: Free

Toilets: There are Toilets at the pub for customers

The Grantham Canal was built 1793 -1798 to link the River Trent to Grantham. A successful canal, narrow boats and barges transported coal, building materials and groceries to Grantham and made the return journey with agricultural produce and wool. Woolsthorpe Locks are just part of the canal currently being restored.

Great for

  • Walking
  • Picnics
  • Boat trips

Nearby

Belvoir Castle. In 1793, the Duke of Rutland built a private tramway between the wharf at Muston Gorse and Belvoir Castle.

Refreshments

Boat trips

Trails

Wildlife

You may see:

  • Dragonflies
  • Swallows
  • Ducks
  • Buzzards

Parking

There is limited parking off Duck Lane

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