Calverley Embankment, Leeds, Leeds & Liverpool Canal


From Date: 02/01/2020 08:00

To Date: 14/02/2020 16:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Repair

Is the towpath closed? Yes


Closest waterway: Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Starts at: Bridge 214B, Thornhill Bridge

Ends at: Bridge 215, Calverley Lodge Swing Bridge

Upstream winding hole: Apperley Bridge Marina entrance turning area

Downstream winding hole: Between Bridge 224, Redcote Bridge and the Railway Bridge at Armley


Piling and relining of the canal bed at the leak location where there is currently a clay bund obstructing the channel.

Fabric dams will be used to dewater a short section of the canal.

A towpath closure is yet to be confirmed but it is likely this will be required for a small number of days, not for the full duration of the works.