Aston Lock 8, Aston New Town, Birmingham

Notice Details
From Date:
3rd January 2018 at 08:00
To Date:
19th January 2018 at 16:00 inclusive
Type:
Navigation Closure
Reason:
Repair
Description:

To carry out works to remove the existing lock ladder and replace with a new ladder to give a greater tread depth, thereby improving customer safety. 

The lock chamber needs to be fully de-watered to enable the ladder to be removed and replaced.  The depth of the recess will be increased by cutting into the existing lock wall.

Location:
Birmingham & Fazeley Canal
Starts At:
Aston Lock 8
Ends At:
Aston Lock 8
Up Stream Winding Hole:
Immediately above Lock 8
Down Stream Winding Hole:
Salford Junction - the junction with Birmingham & Fazeley Canal / Tame Valley Canal
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