From Date: 11/11/2019 08:00
To Date: 13/12/2019 16:00 inclusive
Type: Navigation Closure
Is the towpath closed? No
Closest waterway: Kennet & Avon Canal
Starts at: Lock 97, Towney Lock
Ends at: Bridge 27, Padworth Swingbridge
Upstream winding hole: Downstream of Lock 96
Downstream winding hole: Between Bridges 23 and 21
Works to include:
Adjustment of the bottom gates and replacement of timbers to prevent leakage at the mitre. New timbers to be fitted against the quoin stone to reduce leakage.
Reline both top gates and replace damaged collar.
Fit new walkways to top and bottom gates to reduce flexing. Replace both timber cills, if required.
Please note the revised dates for this closure and amended scope of works.