Over 200 years of History


The Foxton Site has a 200 year history these are the stories we cherish and tell follow the links to find out more. We will be adding to the list over time. 


The Locks

The Lift

How Locks Work (CRT website)

Vist the locks today














Foxton Inclined Plane Trust

Foxton Canal Museum

Middle Lock

Gumley Road



LE16 7RA


0116 2792 657

Foxton Inclined Plane Trust (FIPT) is an independent charitable organisation. Charity 513241.


We are a registered Company 1654756.


FIPT operate Foxton Canal Museum which is an Accredited Museum 1644