The beautiful 14 mile Chelmer & Blackwater Navigation is looked after by Essex Waterways. This waterway runs through a largely unspoilt part of rural Essex. It connects the town of Chelmsford with the river Blackwater at Heybridge Basin.
Waterway Manager Steve Cottis (based at Paper Mill Lock) 07966 375351 or 01245 226245 email@example.com
Heybridge Lockkeeper Grant Everiss (based at Heybridge) 07712 079764 firstname.lastname@example.org
Administration Assistant Sarah Phillips (based at Papermill Lock) 01245 226245 email@example.com
The safety of waterway users, staff, volunteers and every visitor to the Chelmer & Blackwater Navigation is of the greatest concern to us. If you spot something that needs attention, then please let us know – either contact us or complete the online form.
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