Lock 59 (2), Johnson Hill, and Lock 58, Top Lock, Cophurst, Leeds & Liverpool Canal


From Date: 06/01/2020 08:00

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

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Repair

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Starts at: Lock 58, Top Lock

Ends at: Bridge 81, 4th Lock Bridge

Upstream winding hole: Riley Green between Bridge 91a and 91B

Downstream winding hole: Between Bridge 80 and 79


17/10/2019 13:24

In addition to the planned repairs at Lock 58 and gate and ladder replacements at Lock 59, we will also be installing the repaired footbridge at Lock 59.

The dates for the closure are not affected.


Lock 59 (Lock 2): replace head and tail gates and lock ladders.

Lock 58, Top Lock: replace or repair offside ground paddle, as required, and carry out general repairs.

Please note the new start date for this closure.