From Date: 27/01/2020 08:00
To Date: 13/03/2020 16:00 inclusive
Type: Navigation Closure
Is the towpath closed? Yes
Closest waterway: Leeds & Liverpool Canal
Starts at: Bridge 15, Methodist Swing Bridge
Ends at: Bridge 15, Methodist Swing Bridge
Upstream winding hole: Between Bridges 17 and 16
Downstream winding hole: Between Bridge 11 and 10
Our contractors have reviewed their programme for the repair works at Methodist Swing Bridge (Bridge 15) and these will now be carried out at the same time as similar works at Netherton Swing Bridge (Bridge 6).
Please note the new dates for this closure.
Carry out replacement of the hydraulic system, installation of drop arm automated barriers and wig-wag signals.
Please note the revised dates for this stoppage.