Bridge 231, Drinkwaters Lift Bridge, near Wolvercote, Oxford Canal


From Date: 13/01/2020 08:00

To Date: 06/03/2020 16:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Repair

Is the towpath closed? Yes


Closest waterway: Oxford Canal

Starts at: Bridge 231, Drinkwaters Lift Bridge

Ends at: Bridge 231, Drinkwaters Lift Bridge

Upstream winding hole: Thrupp Wide

Downstream winding hole: Dukes Lock junction


The navigation will be dewatered to allow works to rebuild the bridge approach end walls. 

Works will also include the installation of a manual hydraulic lift system.