Lock 43, near Wilmcote, South Stratford Canal

Notice Details
From Date:
4th February 2019 at 08:00
To Date:
15th March 2019 at 16:00 inclusive
Navigation Closure
Notice updates:
20/12/2018 @ 17:32

As a result of the earlier finish date of the stoppage at Locks 25 and 26, additional resources are now available to work on the stoppage at Lock 43.  This will enable us to complete the works here in a shorter period.  Please note the new start date for this stoppage. 


Replace the bottom gate and top and bottom cill.

Carry out improvements to the lock ladders. 

Our Customer Service teams will be also be completing some smaller, below water, tasks on the surrounding locks that fall within this stoppage.

Following customer feedback, we have delayed the start of this closure to allow additional cruising time over the new year period.

South Stratford Canal
Starts At:
Lock 40, Wilmcote Top Lock
Ends At:
Lock 51
Up Stream Winding Hole:
North of Bridge 59, Featherbed Lane
Down Stream Winding Hole:
Bancroft Basin, Stratford-Upon-Basin
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