Locks 1 and 2 Middle Lock, Hackney Wick, Hertford Union Canal


From Date: 04/11/2019 08:00

To Date: 13/12/2019 16:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Repair

Is the towpath closed? Yes


Closest waterway: Hertford Union Canal

Starts at: Lock 1, Top Lock

Ends at: Lock 3, Bottom Lock

Upstream winding hole: Junction with the Regent's Canal

Downstream winding hole: Junction with the Lee Navigation


30/10/2019 14:47

Please be aware, for safety reasons, the towpath will be closed for the duration of the winter repair works at Locks 1 and 2.   

Diversion signs are now in place on site.


Carry out works as follows.

Lock 1:  Reline the top gate in order to reduce leakage.

Lock 2:  Replace both the top and bottom lock gates.

Please note the revised scope of works included in this stoppage.