Lock 42, North Lock, Leicester, River Soar


From Date: 04/11/2019 08:00

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

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Repair

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: River Soar

Starts at: Lock 42 North Lock

Ends at: Lock 42 North Lock

Upstream winding hole: Near Bridge 4, at the end of the straight mile.

Downstream winding hole: Thurmaston Lock 46.


Carry out works including:

Replacement of bottom gates and widening of balance beams. 

Repairs to lock ladders, concrete copings and quadrants.

Replacement of gate handrails