Foxton Locks

Foxton Locks

The Thomas Lift

The Thomas Lift

The Lift replaced the locks from 1900 - 1911

Foxton Locks

Foxton Locks

We Love Foxton Locks and The Boat Lift


FIPT (Foxton Inclined Plane Trust) has a primary aim to foster interest in the Boat Lift often known as the Inclined Plane. We also love the unique Foxton locks and the 3,000 miles of inland navigable waterways. We run the independent Foxton Canal Museum which is in the reconstructed boiler house for the Boat Lift, that used to run down from its back wall. 

On its doorstep we have the staircase of 10 Locks.

Please explore this website for more information. 

If like us you love Foxton and its waterways why not join the trust and/or volunteer with us?


Help keep us going 

to make a one off donation of £3 

Text FOXCM3 to 70085


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