Between Lock 6 Droitwich Junction Canal and Barge Lock (Vines Park) Droitwich Barge Canal


From Date: 09/08/2019 12:00

To Date: 12/08/2019 09:30 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Information

Is the towpath closed? No

Intersection of

Closest waterway: Droitwich Junction Canal

Starts at: Lock 7, River Lock

Ends at: Lock 7, River Lock


Closest waterway: Droitwich Barge Canal

Starts at: Barge Lock

Ends at: Barge Lock


Due to the canalisation of the River Salwarpe the Droitwich Barge Canal is closed between Vines Park Barge lock and Lock 7 on Droitwich Junction Canal due to the rise in river level. The canal will be reopened once the river levels drop out. The levels are being monitored by Trust staff.