Gorse Street Bridge (104a) - Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Notice Details
From Date:
14th March 2016
To Date:
25th October 2016 at 18:00 inclusive
Type:
Navigation Restriction
Reason:
3rd Party Works
Is Towpath Closed?
Yes
Notice updates:
03/10/2016 @ 14:17

Please be advised that a further extension has been granted to contractors for this restriction to navigation until 25th October 2016

We apologies for the inconvenience this will cause

This restriction includes a towpath closure which has a short diversion to each side of the bridge, but the highway will be closed. 

Navigation restriction to the canal is required.

Skippers should slow down when approaching the bridge and be prepared to stop if requested, but delays will be less than 20 minutes. The bridge hole will be restricted to 5m in width and the height to 2.5m. The towpath will have a short diversion to each side of the bridge, but the highway will be closed.

05/08/2016 @ 12:40

Please be advised that an extension has been granted to contractors for this restriction to navigation until 27th September.

Currently, the contractors are preparing for the arrival of a crane on site and delivery of the deck beams, which are due to be lifted into place in mid-August, then remedial works completed with the towpath and bridge being opened again on 27th September.  We apologies for the inconvenience this will cause. 

This restriction includes a towpath closure which has a short diversion to each side of the bridge, but the highway will be closed. 

Navigation restriction to the canal is required.

Skippers should slow down when approaching the bridge and be prepared to stop if requested, but delays will be less than 20 minutes. The bridge hole will be restricted to 5m in width and the height to 2.5m. The towpath will have a short diversion to each side of the bridge, but the highway will be closed.

 

Description:

A towpath closure with short diversion and navigation restriction to the canal is required at this location to facilitate the demolition and replacement of road bridge over the canal. 

Skippers should slow down when approaching the bridge and be prepared to stop if requested, but delays will be less than 20 minutes. The bridge hole will be restricted to 5m in width and the height to 2.5m. The towpath will have a short diversion to each side of the bridge, but the highway will be closed.

 

Location:
Leeds & Liverpool Canal
Starts At:
Bridge 104A, Gorse Street Bridge
Ends At:
Bridge 104A, Gorse Street Bridge
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