Anchor Lock leakage repairs

Detail

From Date: 15/07/2019 08:30

To Date: 23/07/2019 16:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Restriction

Reason: Repair

Is the towpath closed? No

Location

Closest waterway: Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Starts at: Lock 33, Anchor Lock

Ends at: Lock 33, Anchor Lock

Updates

01/07/2019 11:39

Updated to add the following information:

Use of the lock will be restricted whilst Contractors are working in the lock.
There may be delays up to 1hr whilst Contractors vacate the lock. Contractors on site will help to pen boats through the lock.

Description

Repairs are being carried out to the excessive leakage from the lock quadrant and steps.

This involves injecting resin grout into the downstream gate recess areas.

The lock will be fully open after 4pm each day.

No work will take place during the weekend and the lock will be open.