Cadley Lock 54 and Brimslade Lock 53, Near Wooton Rivers, Kennet & Avon Canal

Detail

From Date: 06/01/2020 08:00

To Date: 21/02/2020 16:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Repair

Is the towpath closed? No

Location

Closest waterway: Kennet & Avon Canal

Starts at: Lock 51, Wootton Rivers

Ends at: Bridge 104, Burbage Wharf Bridge

Upstream winding hole: Between Bridges 93 and 92

Downstream winding hole: Between Bridges 109 and 110

Description

Cadley Lock 54: Carry out gate repairs and repairs to the leaking ground paddle.   

In addition, there will be a temporary installation of a fabric dam above lock 54 to allow draining of the pump intake chambers, repairs to the pump intake chamber, sluice and trash screen grills.

Brimslade Lock 53:  Reline the top gates to reduce leakage, repair leaking ground paddle and repair lock chamber brickwork.

Please note the revised dates for this closure and additional scope of works.