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Foxton Locks

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David & Tracey
David & Tracey
September 18, 2019
One of the true landmarks of the UK’s inland waterways, Foxton locks has the largest flight of staircase locks on the English canal system. Completed in 1814, this amazing feat of engineering lifted the canal 75ft from the ‘Old Union’ Canal to the Leicester Summit of what was originally called the…
August 31, 2019
Iconic staircase of locks with two pubs and lots of narrow boats to see.
August 5, 2019
On the Grand Union Canal, longest flight of locks in Britain set in great country side. Enjoy a walk along the canal and lunch at one of the 2 pubs. Visit the 'inclined plane' museum.
June 9, 2019
Constantly voted one of Leicestershire's top attractions. Home to two amazing feats of engineering in the heart of Leicestershire, on the Grand Union Canal. As well as the longest and steepest staircase locks in the UK, the site is home to the remains of the inclined plane, a magnificent, if…
June 1, 2019
Trip to see how industrial britain of the 1850s worked with the amazing locks.

Andere aanbevelingen van locals

“If you are venturing North in the Market Harborough region, pay a little visit to the Farndon Fields farm shop. Farndon Rd, Market Harborough, Leics LE16 9NP 01858 464 838”
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High School
“We are just down the road from Nevill Holt which has the most amazing theatre. You can dine in the magnificent gardens, and the views are spectacular. However, the operas are so popular you need to be an early bird to book a seat.”
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“Daytime cafe with great food, including vegetarian and vegan options on the village green. ”
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“Afternoon tea is an English institution – a nineteenth-century invention to lift the aristocracy’s spirits when they felt peckish towards the end of the day. Tea at Kilworth House has therefore remained true to its roots. There is a generous range of sandwiches, scones, cakes and pastries, plus ten different varieties of tea. For a more modern twist, you can also opt for coffee or hot chocolate. Best of all, you can take afternoon tea anywhere from your room to the library. Wherever you choose, we’ll bring it to you, arranged on a large, three-tiered stand.”
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History Museum
“New visitor centre in Leicester, great to visit before or after the Bosworth Battlefield Centre. ”
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Foxton, England LE16 7RA
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