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Mercia Marina

On the peaceful and tranquil non-flooding Trent and Mersey Canal, halfway between Fradley Junction and Trent Lock/Sawley, in the heart of England’s canal country, our location offers great cruising routes plus easy road access, being minutes from the junction of the A38 and A50, with Derby, Burton and Nottingham being an easy drive.

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Ariel view of Mercia marina

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Barby Moorings

Barby Moorings on the Oxford canal is 2 miles from Hillmorton locks and just 5 miles from Braunston Junction.
Two types of premium mooring each fully serviced with electrical power, water, wired internet and digital ready TV aerial socket.
Unique bankside moorings with private leisure plots are offered as an alternative to pontoon moorings.
Although not open until autumn 2010, you can register your interest now by using the contact page.

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Update: The marina is now scheduled to open spring 2011. You can see up to date photographs of the marina development here

Barby Moorings

Barby Moorings

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Hallingbury Marina

Hallingbury Marina provides moorings for around 140 canal craft, in tranquil settings on the River Stort in Hertfordshire. The focal point of the marina is Hallingbury Mill, built in 1874, and stands to the south end of the marina. The history of milling on this site dates back to the Doomsday Book.

The marina boasts a comprehensive list of facilities to cater for the needs of Canal craft owners. This set of facilities is amongst the most extensive to be found on the Stort, and include:

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Hallingbury Marina

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Napton Marina

A Narrowboat holiday is a unique experience and an opportunity to explore the English countryside with a completely new and relaxing outlook. Our family-run fleet now gives you the best choice in style of Narrowboat to suit your requirements and holiday budget.

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Napton Narrowboats offers a wide choice in style of boats from their Explorer fleet to the superb Edwardian Elite fleet. Famous for their innovative design and quality, Napton Narrowboats is one of the most modern fleets on the canals

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Ventnor Farm Marina

Situated in the heart of the peaceful Warwickshire countryside, Ventnor Farm Marina easily lives up to its reputation as one of the country’s leading marinas. {{{0}}}

Offering permanent moorings with excellent service and maintaining a high level of security at all times. Landscaped promontories divide the marina into little bays, each containing around a dozen berths. This promotes privacy and allows a neighbourly relationship with the owners of the adjacent boats.

Situated in the heart of the peaceful Warwickshire countryside, Ventnor Farm Marina easily lives up to its reputation as one of the country’s leading marinas.Offering permanent moorings with excellent service and maintaining a high level of security at all times.Landscaped promontories divide the marina into little bays, each containing around a dozen berths. This promotes privacy and allows a neighbourly relationship with the owners of the adjacent boats.

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Wigrams Turn Marina

Wigrams Turn Marina, at the junction of the Grand Union and Oxford Canals, was built and completed three years ago and can accomodate 220 narrowboats.Wigrams Turn is probably the best mooring site in the country. At a canal junction choices abound going North, South, East or West. The marina is within 20 minutes drive of the M40, M42, M1 and M6.

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