Staffordshire and Worcester Canal

The Staffordshire & Worcester Canal runs for 46 miles from Great Haywood , through Autherley Junction where it meets the Shropshire Union, then on to  Stourport on Severn and the junction with the River Severn. There are several popular stopping places, including the wide waters at Tixall on the edge of Shugborough Estate, Wightwick Manor, Bratch Locks and the towns of Penkridge, Kinver, Kidderminster & Stourport.

misty waters, Staffs & Worcs canal

Great Haywood

  • Just beyond bridge 74 on Trent & Mersey - water/refuse
  • @ Spar Great Haywood. Main Rd. ST18 0SW. 01889 808204
  • The Pet Shop. Elms Business Centre. Main Rd. ST18 0SB. 01889 881457
  • Essex Bridge (Packhorse Bridge)(Br  - walk opp way to village)
  • Shugborough Estate. (NT)
  • Clifford Arms. Main Rd. ST18 0SR. 01889 881321
  • High Meadows. Main Rd. ST18 0RU. 01889 882449 (B&B)
  • Canalside Farm, Shop & Cafe. Mill Lane. ST18 0RQ. 01889 881747 incl butcher
  • Convenience Store. 1-2 Trent Close. ST18 0SS. 01889 808204
  • Spar Great Haywood. Main Rd. ST18 0SW. 01889 808205 incl butcher
  • Clifford Arms. Main Rd. ST18 0SR. 01889 881321 (Food/Real Ale/Dog Friendly)
  • Lamb & Flag. Main Rd. Little Haywood. ST18 0TU. 07963 096737 (Worthwhile walk)
  • Lock House Cafe. Trent Lane. ST18 0ST. 01889 881294 (Good food esp Sunday Lunch)

Tixall

  • Tixall House. Tixall Mews. ST18 0XT. 01785 472126 (Art Gallery)
  • Tixall Wide
  • Church Of St John The Baptist. ST18 0XT

Milford

  • Moorings by bridge 105

Br 105 (Milford Bridge). Water point

  • (Nearest) Brocton PO. 5 Pool Lane, Brocton. ST17 0TR. 01785 660402 (1.3 MILES)
  • Slack M. Home Farm, Main Rd. ST17 0UW. 01785 661204 (Veg/Petfoods/Groceries etc.)

Weeping Cross

  • Moorings by bridge 98. (For Weeping Cross walk west from canal)
  • Weeping Cross PO. 49 Bodmin Ave. ST17 0EF. 01785 663772 (NEWS EXPRESS)
  • Barbers @ St17. 55 Bodmin Ave. ST17 0EF. 01785 886862
  • Francesco Group. 45 Bodmin Ave. ST17 0EF. 01785 665341
  • Pelo. 2 Farmdown Rd. ST17 0AP. 01785 223466
  • Cornwells Chemist. 47 Bodmin Ave. ST17 0EF. 01785 661765
  • Weeping Cross Health Centre. Bodmin Ave. ST17 0EG. 01785 662505
  • Flowers By Yvonne. 6 Dolphin Close. ST17 0AZ. 01785 252847
  • News Express. 49 Bodmin Ave. ST17 0EF. 01785 662208

 

  • buses: Outside Radford Bank Inn - to Lichfield/Baswich/Weeping Cross
  • buses: Opposite Radford Bank Inn - to Stafford (every few minutes)
  • Weeping Cross Fish Bar. 39 Bodmin Ave. ST17 0EF. 01785 660500 *Recommended

Radford Bank

  • Moorings either side Bridge 98. Walk East for shops & retail park.
  • Aldi. Queensville A34. ST17 4NY. 0800 042 0800
  • Queens Retail Park. Old Rickerscote Lane. ST17 4SU. 0845 838 7627
  • Queensville Store. 32 Queensville. ST17 4NJ. 01785 223830 (News/Tobacco) 5mins walk

Wildwood

  • The Wildwood. Wildwood Shopping Centre. ST17 4RA. 01785 662918

Acton Trussell

  • Moorings at Bridge 92 or 93
  • Buses: 878 (Opposite Barn End Rd) To Stafford (08.58, 12.04)

Teddesley Park

Penkridge

  • Moorings either side of Bridge 86, either side Bridge 84...
  • Barclays. Crown Bridge. ST19 5AE. 0345 734 5345
  • Lloyds Bank. Stone Cross. ST19 5AR. 0345 300 0000 + ATM
  • Nationwide. Clay St. ST19 5AF. 0800 554 1322 +ATM
  • Penkridge PO. Market St. ST19 5DH. 01785 712201 (Inside Co-op)
  • Devils Haircut. 5. Boscomoor SC. Wolverhampton Rd. ST19 5NS. (5min from Br84)
  • Diva Hair Design. Clay St. ST19 5AF. 01785 712479
  • Inspired Hair Design. 22 Market St. ST19 5DH. 01785 716155
  • Top Gent. 27 Market St. ST19 5DH. 01785 714861
  • Top To Toe Beauty. Market St. ST19 5DH. 07854 299759
  • VIP Hair Ltd. 1-2 Market St. ST19 5DH. 01785 713878
  • Pressed For Time. 14 Market St. ST19 5DH. 01785 716368
  • Northwood Pharmacy Ltd. Pinfold Lane. ST19 5AP. 01785 713554
  • Penkridge Medical Practice. Pinfold Lane. ST19 5AP. 01785 712300
  • Priors Dental Practice. Pinfold Lane. ST19 5AP. 01785 712388
  • Railway Dental. Clay St. ST19 5AF. 01785 715545
  • Sharlyn Dental Surgery. Market St. ST19 5DH. 01785 715059
  • White House Pharmacy. Market St. ST19 5DH. 01785 712829
  • Co-Operative Foods. Market St. ST19 5DH. 01785 712204
  • Co-Operative Foods. Boscomoor SC. Wolverhampton Rd. ST19 5NS. 01785 710990
  • Lee Adams Butchers & Game. Daytona Hse. St Michaels Sq. ST19 5AL. 01785 714942
  • Rana Convenience Store. Filance Lane. ST19 5JT. 01785 713864
  • Sainsburys Local. Stone Cross. ST19 5AS. 01785 359400
  • Season & Spice Farm Shop. Penkridge Market. ST19 5AP. 01785 117668
  • Singh's Premier Convenience. Boscomoor SC. ST19 5NS. 01785 715966

 

  • Boscomoor SC. Wolverhampton Rd. ST19 5NS. (Walking easier from Bridge 84)
  • Golden Oldies. 5 Crown Bridge. 01785 714722 (Antique/Old Useful Furniture) Open7days
  • Ian's Fishing Tackle. Unit 6 Wolverhampton Rd. ST19 5NZ.
  • Jasper's Village Bakery. Crown Bridge. ST19 5AA. 01785 515535 *R (Queues...)
  • Lavender Florist. Atlantic House. Clay St. ST19 5AF. 01785 712711
  • News Express Shops Ltd. Crown Bridge. ST19 5AA. 01785 712434
  • Pop-Ins. Cannock Rd. ST19 5DX. 01785 715501 (News/Off-licence/Convenience)
  • Penkridge Markets. Pinfold Lane. ST19 5AP. 01785 714221 (Wed & Sat all day)
  • buses: 76a from Crown Bridge to Wolverhampton via Gailey & Brewood (9.01 then 2 hourly)
  • rail: Penkridge. London Midland. Trains To Liverpool/Birmingham
  • taxis: Ave's Of Penkridge. 01785 715105 / 07979 407690 (Disabled friendly)
  • taxis: Penkridge Cabs. 01785 715552 / 01785 712589
  • taxis: Rainbow Cars Of Penkridge. 01785 715301
  • Boat Inn. Cannock Rd. ST19 5DT. 01785 715170
  • Cross Keys. Filance Lane. ST19 5JB. 07890 080668 / 01785 712826 (Bridge 84)*R
  • Evergreen Chinese Takeaway. Stone Cross. ST19 5AS. 01785 711163
  • Flames. William Harding House. ST19 5AY. 01785 712955 (Indian Restaurant)
  • Flaming Grill. 3, Boscomoor SC. ST19 5NS. 01785 712527
  • Olympic Fish Bar. Clay St. ST19 5AF. 01785 716551
  • Oysters Chippy. 4, Boscommor SC. ST19 5NS. 01785 714022
  • Saffron. 6, Boscomoor Sc. ST19 5NS. 01785 715040 (Indian Rest & Takeaway)
  • Star Inn. Market Place. ST19 5DJ. 01785 712513
  • The Wing Fat. Clay St. ST19 5AF. 01785 714563

Gailey Wharf

  • Gailey Service Station. Watling St. ST19 5PR. 01902 791172
  • J D Boat Services. The Wharf. ST19 5PR. 01902 791811
  • Otherton Boat Haven. Otherton. ST19 5NX 01785 712515
  • The Roundhouse. Watling St. ST19 5PR. 01902 791617 (Gift Shop)

Coven

  • Moorings between bridge 71 (Fox & Anchor) & 72 with footpath to Coven over field
  • Village Hair Care. 1 The Parade Shops. Brewood Rd. WV9 5BX
  • Coven Surgery. Memorial Hall. WV9 9DL. 01902 851475 (Part of Brewood Surgery)
  • Astons Of Coven. Brewood Rd. WV9 5DB. 01902 790254 (butcher)
  • Co-Operative Food
  • Premier Little Village Store. 2 Brewood Rd. WV9 5BX. 01902 798393
  • buses: The Ridges. 3 Church Lane. WV9 5DQ. 01902 791556

Autherley Junction

  • Water/Refuse
  • ATM Morrisons. Pendeford Park SC. (Free)
  • ATM One Stop Community Store. 66 Oxley Moor Rd. WV10 6TU. (Free)
  • Pendeford Park PO. Martins. Pendeford Park SC. WV9 5NP. 01902 786500
  • Napton Narrowboats. Autherley Junction. Oxley Moor Rd. WV9 5HW. 01902 789942
  • Oxley Marina.The Wharf. Oxley Moor Rd. WV10 6TZ. 01902 789522
  • Aldi. Mercury Drive. WV10 6DG. 0844 406 8800 (Other side of golf course)
  • Morrisons. Pendeford Park SC. Blaydon Rd. WV9 5PG. 01902 397600
  • One Stop. 66 Oxley Moor Rd. WV10 6TU. 01902 618076
  • Martin's. Pendeford Park SC. Blaydon Rd. WV9 5NP. 01902 786500
  • Pendeford Park SC. Blaydon Rd. WV9 5NP. (10 min walk from bridge 66)
  • Gatehouse. Donnington Grove. WV10 6EE. 01902 426372 (Beyond golf course)

Compton

  • ATM Oddfellows (£1.75 Charge)
  • ATM Sainsbury (Free)
  • ATM Spar (Free)
  • Compton PO. 32 Bridgnorth Rd. WV6 8AE. 01902 750670 (inside Spar)
  • Roston Blythe. The Swan Centre. 36 Bridgnorth Rd. WV6 8AE. 01902 751720
  • Launderette. 37 Bridgnorth Rd. WV6 8AF. 01902 747537
  • Alphega Pharmacy. 41 Bridgnorth Rd. WV6 8AF. 01902 753325
  • Taylor Biddle Opticians. 39 Bridgnorth Rd. WV6 8--. 01902 750325
  • Wood Rd Surgery. Wood Rd (3rd Rt Off The Holloway) WV6 8NF. 01902 444560
  • The Mount Hotel. Mount Rd. WV6 8HL. 01902 752055
  • RJ Hipkiss & Sons. 32 Bridgnorth Rd. WV6 8AE. 01902 745956 (butcher)
  • Sainsbury. 24 Bridgnorth Rd. WV6 8AA. 01902 754246
  • Spar Compton. 32 Bridgnorth Rd. WV6 8AE. 01902 751229
  • Shuga Budz. 49 Bridgnorth Rd. WV6 8AF. 01902 750428 (cake makers & decorators)
  • Tettenhall Fireplace Co. 43 Bridgnorth Rd. WV6 8AF. 01902 745777
  • Wine Seller Compton. 47 Bridgnorth Rd. WV68AF. 01902 756572
  • Buses: To Telford & Wolverhampton. No 10 Goes Up Holloway Nr Health Centre
  • Fiume Italian Restaurant. 5 Bridgnorth Rd. WV6 8AB. 01902 755550 (Bar & Rest)
  • House Of Canton. 18 Bridgnorth Rd. WV6 8AA. 01902 755040 (Eat As Much As...)
  • Oddfellows Hall. Bridgnorth Rd. WV6 8AA. 01902 754805 (Meal Deals/Tribute Bands)
  • Oriental Chinese Food. 20 Bridgnorth Rd. WV6 8AA. 01902 755040 (takeaway)
  • Peps Plaice. 14 Bridgnorth Rd. WV6 8AA. 01902 750941 (VERY popular - queues!)

Pizza Hut Delivery. Bridgnorth Rd. WV6 8AE. 01902 219200

Swan. Bridgnorth Rd. WV6 8AE. 01902 754736 (Satnav Takes You To Nearby Houses)

Tiger Wok. 1 Bridgnorth Rd. WV6 8AA. 01902 743242 (Asian restaurant)

Wightwick

Bratch Locks

  • Bratch Locks
  • Railway Cafe. Bratch Lane. WV5 9AD. 07847 219008 (Closed Mon except Bank hols)

Wombourne

  • Wombourne Pharmacy. 45 Planks Lane. WV5 8DX. 01902 893366
  • Beddows. 49 Planks Lane. WV5 8DX. 01902 896432 (Fishing Tackle)
  • News & Booze. 47 Planks Lane. WV5 8DX. 01902 893468
  • buses: 255 To Wolverhampton / Merry Hill (half hourly)
  • The Mount Pleasant. 98 Ounsdale Rd. WV5 8BP. 01902 897006
  • The Round Oak. 100 Ounsdale Rd. WV5 8BU. 01902 892083

Swindon

  • Swindon PO. 19 High St. DY3 4NP. 0845 722 3344
  • Amathus Hair Design. 17 High St. DY3 4NP. 01384 401313
  • Londis. 19 High St. DY3 4NP. 01384 295557
  • Green Man Inn. High St. DY3 4NR. 01384 400532
  • Mr Smiths. 13 High St. DY3 4NP. 01384 273010 (Fish & Chips)

Hinksford

  • Hinksford Arms. Swindon Rd, Kingswinford. DY6 0BA. 01384 271272 (good food & ales)

Greensforge

  • Navigation Inn. Greensforge Lane. DY6 0AH. 01384 273721

Stewponey

  • Buses: 227 Stourbridge / 228 Merry Hill
  • Willow Tree. 1 Bridgnorth Rd. DV7 6RP. 01384 873555

Kinver

  • Moorings by bridge 29 or at Kinver Lock
  • Barclays Bank. 34 High St. DY7 6HF. 0345 734 5345
  • Kinver PO. 118 High St. DY7 6HL. 01384 872802
  • River Salon. 55a High St. DY7 6HE. 01384 872332
  • Serenity Hair. 83 High St. DY7 6HD. 01384 891633
  • Topp Cutz Hair Design Ltd. Enville Rd. DY7 6BX. 01384 873287

 

  • Kinver Edge & The Rock Houses (Sandstone Ridge - fine views)
  • Holy Austin Rock House. Compton Rd. DY7 6DL. 01384 872553 (Nat Trust)
  • The Butchery. 27 High St. DY7 6HF. 01384 872842
  • Co-Operative Food. 24-25 High St. DY7 6HF. 01384 878830
  • Kays Butchers. 53 High St. DY7 6HE. 01384 872841
  • Kings Fayre Bakery. 36 High St. DY7 6HF. 01384 872727
  • Baci. 47-48 High St. DY7 6HE. 01384 878789 (Italian Restaurant)
  • Basil's Restaurant & Bistro. 116 High St. DY7 6HL. 01384 878888
  • Kinfayre Coffee House. Chenevare Mews. DY7 6HB. 01384 878625
  • Kinver Tandoori. 50 High St. DY7 6HE. 01384 877448 (takeaway)
  • Lotus House. 52 Enville St. DY7 6BX. 01384 873763 (takeaway)
  • MR CHIPS. 31 HIGH ST. DY7 6HF. 01384 877840 (Fish & Chips Takeaway)
  • The Olde House Tearooms. 47 High St. DY7 6HE. 01384 878523
  • The Plough & Harrow. High St. DY7 6HD. 01384 872659
  • The Vine Inn. 1 Dunsley Rd. DY7 6LJ. 01384 936919 

     

    Ye Olde White Hart. 111 High St. DY7 6HL. 01384 872305

  • Parish Church Of St Kinver. Church Hill. DY7 6HX. 01384 872556

Cookley

  • Cookley PO. Bridge Rd. DY10 3. 01562 850042
  • Bulls Head. 10 Bridge Rd. DY10 3SA.
  • Swift Butchers. 4 Bridge Rd. 01562 850519
  • Tesco Express
  • Orchids Corner Florists. 28 Bridge Rd. DY10 3SA. 01562 850155
  • Bulls Head. 10 Bridge Rd. DY10 3SA. 01562
  • Cookley Fisheries. 1 Bridge Rd. DY10 3SA. 01562 850554
  • Cookley Tandoori. 3 Bridge Rd. DY10 3SA. 01562 850900 (takeaway)
  • Eagle & Spur. 176 Castle Rd. DY10 3TB. 01562 850184

Wolverley

Kidderminster

  • Barclays. 66 Oxford St. DY10 1BL. 0345 734 5345
  • HSBC. 31 Church St. DY10 2AY. 0345 740 4404
  • Angelina's Hair & Beauty. 4 Lower Mill St. DY10 6UU. 01562 752194
  • Hair Tec. 5 Blackwell St. DY10 2DY. 01562 82290
  • JFM Barber Shop. 40 Mill St. DY11 6XB. 01562 742951
  • Premier Inn. Slingfield Mill. Weavers Wharf. DY10 1AA. 0871 527 9350
  • Aldi. Green St. DY10 1JF. 0800 042 0800
  • Morrisons. Green St. DY10 1AZ. 01562 822537
  • Sainsbury's. 2 Carpet Trades Way. DY11 6XP. 01562 748903
  • Spar Kidderminster. Unit 1. Marlpool Lane. DY11 5DA. 01562 751571
  • Tesco Superstore. Castle Rd. DY11 6SW. 0345 677 9390
  • Surplus & Outdoors. 38 Comberton Hill. DY10 1QN. 01562 863464
  • The Swan Centre. 6 King Charles Sq. DY10 2BA. 01562 753210
  • Weavers Wharf SC. Unit 13a, Weavers Wharf. DY10 1AA.
  • Cafe Masala. 45 Mill St. DY11 6XB. 01562 744600 (Indian takeaway)
  • Caspian Pizza. 73 Mill St. DY11 6XJ. 01562 752999
  • Fortune Court. 47 Mill St. DY11 6XB. 01562 865863 (Chinese takeaway)
  • Golden Wok. 42 Mill St. DY11 6XB. 01562 688881 (Chinese takeaway)
  • The Penny Black. 18 Bull Ring. DY10 2AZ. 01562 861041 (Wetherspoons)
  • Ye Olde Seven Stars. 13-14 Coventry Rd. DY10 2BG. 01562 755777 (Bring own grub)

Stourport-on-Severn

  • Barclays. 42 High St. DY13 8BT. 0345 734 5345 + ATM
  • HSBC. 37 High St. DY13 8BD. 0345 740 4404
  • Stourport PO. Tan Lane. DY13 8HD. 01299 822766
  • TSB. 10-11 High St. DY13 8DA. 01299 565999 + ATM
  • Dolly Tub. 9 Lombard St. DY13 8DP. 01299 828386 (Self Service/Service wash/dry cleaners)
  • Midcounties Co-Operative. Tan Lane. DY13 8HD. 01299 822766
  • Lidl. Vale Rd. DY13 8YJ. 0800 977 7766
  • Tesco Stourport Superstore. Severn Rd. DY13 9HB. 0345 610 6318
  • Allcock's Outdoor Store. 10 York St. DY13 9EG. 01299 822212
  • Drinker's World. 4 Bridge St. DY13 8XD. 01299 829689
  • Dwyers Newsagents. 19 Bridge St. DY13 8UT. 01299 822788
  • Worley Strings And Things. 29 York St. DY13 9EH. 01299 879151 (Affiliated to Swan Inn)