Towpath North of Crickheath Bridge (Bridge 85).


From Date: 20/08/2018 08:00

To Date: 30/04/2019 18:00 inclusive

Type: Towpath Closure

Reason: Information

Is the towpath closed? Yes


Closest waterway: Montgomery Canal

Starts at: Bridge 85, Crickheath Heath Bridge

Ends at: Bridge 85, Crickheath Heath Bridge


29/03/2019 15:46

Due to adverse ground conditions the works will need to be extended to 30th April.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.


Contractors are restoring the winding hole north of Crickheath Bridge 85 on the Montgomery Canal. This is part of the £4m restoration of the Montgomery Canal, funded by The Heritage Lottery Fund.

Works will involve sheet piling and excavation works followed by the re-lining of the canal.