- Length: 6.8 miles
- Locks: 18
- Maximum Vessel Length: 71ft 5" (21.79m)
- Maximum Vessel Width/Beam: 7ft 1" (2.13m)
- Maximum Vessel Headroom: 5ft 11" (1.82m)
- Maximum Vessel Draught: 3ft (0.9m)
NB: Maximum dimensions given above are for ‘end-to-end’ navigation.
Different dimensions may be accommodated on certain stretches
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