Lock 2, Northgate Middle Lock, Chester, Shropshire Union Canal


From Date: 11/02/2019 08:00

To Date: 08/03/2019 16:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Repair

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: Shropshire Union Canal

Starts at: Bridge 123J, Railway

Ends at: St Oswald Way Flyover Bridge

Upstream winding hole: Cow Lane, Bridge 123E, Shropshire Union Canal

Downstream winding hole: East of Backford Bridge133 (A41) or Bridge 123L, Tower Wharf, Shropshire Union Canal


01/10/2018 17:51

Following further investigation it has been decided to take the opportunity to replace the lock gate at Lock 2, Northgate Middle Lock, rather than refurbishing.

The duration and timing of the navigation closure is not affected.


Replacement or refurbishment of the mitre lock gates