Commercial Road Lock

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Commercial Road Lock (No.12)
Commercial Road Lock.jpg
Commercial Road Lock, 2008
WaterwayRegent's Canal
CountyTower Hamlets
Greater London
Maintained byCanal & River Trust
Fall8 feet (2.4 m)
Distance to
Limehouse Basin
0.13 miles (0.21 km)
Distance to
Paddington Basin
8.8 miles (14.2 km)
Coordinates51°30′45″N 0°02′12″W / 51.512362°N 0.036607°W / 51.512362; -0.036607Coordinates: 51°30′45″N 0°02′12″W / 51.512362°N 0.036607°W / 51.512362; -0.036607

Commercial Road Lock is a lock on the Regent's Canal in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets. It marks the point at which the canal enters Limehouse Basin, and is the penultimate lock before the canal reaches the Thames.

The nearest Docklands Light Railway station is Limehouse.


See also[edit]

Next lock upstream Regent's Canal Next lock downstream
Salmon Lane Lock
No. 11
Commercial Road Lock
Grid reference: TQ363810
Limehouse Lock
No. 13