Carolina Street Changeline Bridge and Stanley Road Changeline Bridge, Bootle, 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? Yes


Closest waterway: Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Starts at: Bridge 1, Carolina St Changeline Bridge

Ends at: Bridge 2, Stanley Road Changeline Bridg

Upstream winding hole: Between Litherland Road and Marsh Lane Bridges (2B-2C)

Downstream winding hole: Sandhills Railway Bridge H


A stoppage is required to allow repainting and repairs to the steel towpath bridges. This will allow erection of a scaffolding encapsulation to provide a safe environment for grit blasting, repairs and painting of the corroded steelwork.