Bridge 102 Ty-Gwynn, to Bridge No. 103 Navigation Bridge, Gilwern, Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal.


From Date: 03/01/2019 08:00

To Date: 07/03/2019 16:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: 3rd Party Works

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: Monmouthshire & Brecon Canal

Starts at: Bridge 102, Ty-Gwynn

Ends at: Bridge No. 103 Navigation

Upstream winding hole: Bridge 105 Sandbridge

Downstream winding hole: Bridge 102 A465 New Bridge


A stoppage is required by Costain Contractors Ltd, working on behalf of the Welsh Assembly, to construct two surface water discharge structures on the offside of the canal.  The navigation will be dewatered to enable the works to be carried out.

The scheme is part of the ongoing construction of the Heads of the Valley A465 new road link system.