Droitwich Barge Canal - Lock 1 (Hawford)

Detail

From Date: 04/07/2018 14:00

To Date: 25/06/2050 00:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Restriction

Reason: Information

Is the towpath closed? No

Location

Closest waterway: Droitwich Barge Canal

Starts at: Lock 1, Hawford Bottom

Ends at: Lock 1, Hawford Bottom

Updates

16/09/2020 09:11

The measures are still in place. Please continue to navigate this short section in single file, to prevent boats becoming stuck and requiring recovery.

If in doubt or you have concerns, please contact us on enquiries.westmidlands@canalrivertrust.org.uk or 0303 0404040.

Description

Please be aware that there is a pinch point below Lock 1 which has jammed boats navigating while two abreast.

Boating customers are therefore requested to navigate this shortsection in single file, to prevent boats becoming stuck and requiring recovery.


Thank you for your cooperation and understanding.

Should you require any more information about this or any other matter on the Wales and South West region please contact -

Customer Service Desk on 03030 404040

Or you can e-mail - enquiries.southwalessevern@canalrivertrust.org.uk