From Date: 04/11/2019 08:00
To Date: 22/11/2019 16:00 inclusive
Type: Navigation Closure
Is the towpath closed? No
Closest waterway: Oxford Canal
Starts at: Lock 8, Napton Bottom Lock
Ends at: Lock 14, Adkins Lock
Upstream winding hole: Approx 185m Upstream of Lock 14, in entrance to canal arm feeder
Downstream winding hole: Approx 400m downstream of Lock 8
Following last winter's closure to rebuild the walls at Lock 9, a further stoppage is required to replace the temporary chamber copings with the specially manufactured brick coping stones.
14/06/2019 19:55 - Jim Smith
Seems a long duration to simply remove and replace some coping stones at the edge of the lock chamber. Hopefully you have ordered and received the stones in advance this time so you know they are correct already.