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The above postcode is for the pub in Wootton Rivers village, NOT the actual portage.

To get to Wootton Rivers from Pewsey Wharf:
Retrace route back into Pewsey (A345).
At War Memorial turn LEFT signed to Burbage B3087
Follow main Burbage Road.
Ignore 1st sign to Wootton Rivers/New Mill
Go to Milton Lilbourne
Turn LEFT for Wootton Rivers at cross roads.
Follow main route, under railway bridge bear RIGHT signed Wootton Rivers
Single track road into Wootton Rivers.
T junction at Royal Oak Pub, turn right (towards Easton Royal) which brings you to the bridge over the canal.

PARKING - beside the road before or after bridge

FOOD - someone had set up a little refreshment stall near the lock. 

This portage involves a road crossing, so be prepared to assist in marshalling although the DW officials were there doing a good job.


The next vantage point is CROFTON

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