Sunken Boat - Eshton Road Lock


From Date: 30/05/2019 13:30

To Date: 31/05/2019 10:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Boat damage

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Starts at: Lock 31, Eshton Road Lock

Ends at: Lock 31, Eshton Road Lock


30/05/2019 15:08

Recovery of the boat is underway and the lock will be fully operational tomorrow morning at 10am.


A boat has sunk in Eshton Road Lock.

Passage through the lock is not possible.

Arrangements are being made to recover the boat.

We will update this notice when the boat has been removed.