Between Lock 1 and winding hole below lock 17, Northampton Arm, Grand Union Canal

Notice Details
From Date:
17th April 2018 at 11:30
To Date:
19th April 2018 at 13:06 inclusive
Type:
Navigation Closure
Reason:
Repair
Notice updates:
19/04/2018 @ 13:06
The bridge deck has now been lifted off. The navigation is now open
18/04/2018 @ 14:19

The crane will be onsite tomorrow to remove the bridge.

We expect to re open the navigation by 12 noon. This notice will be updated when the removal is complete.

 

 

 

Description:

Navigation between Lock 1 and the winding hole below lock 17, Northampton Arm, Grand Union Canal is closed.

The counter balances on the lift bridge 7, Ellis Bridge have broken, the bridge deck is stuck in the down position.

A team will be on site Wednesday 18 April to assess crane needs to lift the bridge deck off.

This notice will be updated by 4pm 18/4/2018 when further information will be available.

 

 

 

Location:
Northampton Arm (Grand Union Canal)
Starts At:
Lock 1
Ends At:
Lock 17
Up Stream Winding Hole:
Winding hole above Lock 1, Gayton, Northampton Arm
Down Stream Winding Hole:
Winding hole below Lock 17, Northampton Bottom Lock, Northampton Arm
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