Lock 35 Rodbaston Lock, Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal


From Date: 07/01/2019 08:00

To Date: 15/03/2019 16:00 inclusive

Type: Towpath Closure

Reason: Repair

Is the towpath closed? Yes


Closest waterway: Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal

Starts at: Lock 32 Gailey Lock

Ends at: Lock 36 Otherton Lock

Upstream winding hole: Next to Calf Heath Bridge 77 (max 45'0" approx)

Downstream winding hole: Moat House, Bridge 92


01/03/2019 17:39

We are pleased to confirm the navigation at Rodbaston Lock has been re-opened ahead of schedule.  However, as planned, the towpath closure will remain in place until 15th March,  to enable the repairs to be completed.

Please note on-site information regarding mooring in the area.

09/01/2019 16:41

The contractors carrying out the rebuilding of the lower lock landing have requested the stoppage is extended by an additional three days, in order to complete all the works required.   The navigation will now be re-opened on 4th March. 

The towpath is also closed to facilitate the repairs.  However, please be aware the towpath closure will remain in place until 15th March 2019 whilst surrounding works are completed.


Rebuild lower lock landing