Calder & Hebble Navigation

Calder & Hebble Navigation
Navigation Information
  • Length: 22 miles
  • Locks: 28

  • Maximum Vessel Length: 57ft 5" (17.5m)
  • Maximum Vessel Width/Beam: 14ft 2" (4.32m)
  • Maximum Vessel Headroom: 9ft 4"t (2.85m)
  • Maximum Vessel Draught: 3ft 6" (1.1m)

NB: Maximum dimensions given above are for ‘end-to-end’ navigation.
Different dimensions may be accommodated on certain stretches


Primary Authority


Additional Authority


Additional Notes


Pollution to the environment

Environment Agency
Tel: 0800 80 70 60

Notices & Stoppages

By clicking on any text in this section you will be redirected to the managing authority’s web page containing any Navigation notices and stoppages for this year which affect this navigation..

When re-directed, we suggest you change the filters to match your specific requirements.


Tim Green from Bradford, CC BY 2.0, via Wikimedia Commons

Incorrect Information??

Whilst we endeavour to ensure that all information on the site is accurate, occasionally something may be ‘amiss’, we are only human!

If you have noticed anything wrong on this page, please let us know via the contact form!