How to find us

We are situated on the Weaver Navigation just upstream of Northwich town centre and Hunts lock.  BY boat we are about 45 minutes upstream from Anderton Boatlift and about four hours river passage from the Manchester Ship Canal (Runcorn).

Details of road access are shown below, travel time from M6 J19 is about 20 minutes. Please contact the office if you need further information.

We are normally open 7 days a week but please telephone before your visit and we will try to ensure that there is somebody available to show you our facilities.

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Weaver Shipyard
Off - Darwin Street
Cheshire CW8 1LB

Tel.        01606 77870
FAX       01606 784455


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Directions to Jalsea Marine, off Darwin Street, Northwich: 
From M6 leave at J19 on A556 for Northwich/Chester
Continue on Northwich bypass (A556), past Morrisons distribution centre & Roberts bakery.
At next roundabout (1 miles) turn right towards Northwich town centre on London Road A533 (will also be signed to the Salt Museum).
Follow signs for town centre through new Kingsmead housing development, pass Salt Museum and go under railway viaduct.
At next lights turn left and cross river at Hayhurst Bridge
After bridge turn left at lights (T junction) onto Castle Street (up hill)
After 400 yards or so pass shops and turn left into Darwin Street (200 yds before railway bridge, the Blue Barrel pub is at the top of Darwin Street)
Down Darwin Street go under railway bridge (14ft 9" clearance) turn immediately right at mini-roundabout into Alfred Street.
Continue down Alfred street to end of houses, the road turns sharp left and becomes Saxons Lane, 100 yards at the end of the lane is Weaver Shipyard. Visitors please call at the office on the riverbank upon entering site.
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