Lock 51 to Lock 67


From Date: 07/08/2019 07:00

To Date: On-going

Type: Advice

Reason: Information

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: Kennet & Avon Canal

Starts at: Lock 51, Wootton Rivers

Ends at: Lock 67, Little Bedwyn Lock


We’re pleased to say that full pumping capacity has now been returned to the entire back-pumping chain from the Avon to the Summit.

After the latest review of the locks the following restrictions are now in place:

* Locks 51, 55, 56, 60, 61, and 63 will be chained up daily at 3.00pm and opened daily by 10.00am except for Wednesdays and Fridays when these locks will remain closed all day.  * No overnight mooring will be allowed between Locks 52 and 54, and between Locks 60 and 55. * Lock 67 remains open daily from 0900 to 1700.

We will be reviewing the situation on a regular basis to provide updates and thank everyone for their continued support and patience.

Please contact us using the details below should there be any aspect you would like to discuss.

Gloucester Office on enquiries.walessouthwest@canalrivertrust.org.uk 

In the case of an emergency please ring - Freephone Canals on 0800 4799947.