Bridge 142, Ravens Lane Road Bridge, Berkhamstead, Grand Union Canal


From Date: 07/01/2020 08:00

To Date: 13/03/2020 16:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: 3rd Party Works

Is the towpath closed? Yes


Closest waterway: Grand Union Canal

Starts at: Lock 54

Ends at: Lock 55, Rising Sun

Upstream winding hole: Between Bridge 136A & Bridge 137 (Cow Roast)

Downstream winding hole: Between Bridge 147A & Bridge 147B (Winkwell)


09/12/2019 14:51

Hertfordshire County Council’s contractors will carry out major refurbishment and strengthening works at Bridge 142, Ravens Land Road Bridge, as previously planned.  

However, repairs to Bridge 140C, Lower Kings Road Bridge, have not been confirmed. 

The dates of this closure are not affected by the change.


Hertfordshire County Council contractors will be carrying out major refurbishment and strengthening works to the underside of the canal crossing road bridge.

The contractors have yet to confirm the exact dates for this closure.  We will update this notice once further information is available.