Other Local Links

Below is a video taken at Heybridge Basin by Gary FX Production about Essex Waterways and the many things visitors can do along the Chelmer and Blackwater Navigation such as go on a tripboat with Heybridge Pleasure Boats.

A video created by CRH News about a flotilla of boats that visited Chelmsford City Centre enjoying the Chelmer and Blackwater Navigation.

Paper Mill Lock - Tea rooms and trip boat based at Paper Mill Lock
Blackwater Boats - Trip boat based at Sandford Mill Lock - also RYA Training Courses
Basin Pleasure Boats - Trip boat based at Heybridge and Rowing Boat Hire
Frangipani SUP Ltd - Family run mobile stand up paddle (SUP) board school

Chelmer Canal Trust - Voluntary organisation supporting the Navigation and environs
Company of Proprietors of the Chelmer & Blackwater Navigation - Original Navigation Company
Maldon Angling Society - Lease the fishing rights on the Navigation
The Susan Trust - Restoration of the last working barge on the Navigation
Sandford Boating Club - Informal boat club based around Sandford Mill moorings

Foxearth Local History Society - Guide, down the Chelmer and up the Blackwater
Museum of Power - Industrial heritage museum, at Langford, just north of Beeleigh Lock

Chelmsford City Council
Essex County Council
Maldon District Council
Little Baddow Parish Council - featuring the Navigation

Jim Shead's Waterway Pages - featuring the Chelmer & Blackwater Navigation
Waterways from the Air - featuring the Chelmer & Blackwater Navigation
Wikipedia - Entry on the Chelmer & Blackwater Navigation

Michael Piper's Activities website - features a well-illustrated guided walk of the Navigation
It's About Maldon - features a tour round the Beeleigh Locks area
The AA - features a walk around the Navigation through Maldon and Heybridge

 

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