Frankton Locks Winter Opening 2019/20


From Date: 04/11/2019 12:00

To Date: 30/03/2020 14:00 inclusive

Type: Opening Times

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: Montgomery Canal

Starts at: Lock 1, Frankton Locks

Ends at: Lock 4, Frankton Locks


Frankton Locks are operated from 12-2pm daily. Booking required 48hrs prior to passage during winter period. Please book before midday on Monday 23rd December for passages over the festive season.

Wednesday 25/12/2019 – CLOSED

Thursday 26/12/2019 – CLOSED

Friday 27/12/2019 – 12-2pm

Saturday 28/12/2019 – 12-2pm

Sunday 29/12/2019 – 12-2pm

Monday 30/12/2019 – 12-2pm

Tuesday 31/12/2019 – CLOSED

Wednesday 01/01/2020 – CLOSED

Thursday 02/01/2020 – 12-2pm, normal hours resume

Book online at or via Customer Services on

03030 40 40 40

Please note:

Graham Palmer lock is closed for repairs for winter stoppage from 3/2/2020 – 6/3/2020

Only boats with a booking will be allowed passage through the locks.

Customers are advised that there is a maximum of 12 boats allowed down the locks and 12 boats allowed up the locks in any one day and booking well in advance is recommended to avoid disappointment.

There is a minimum of 1 night and a maximum of 14 nights stay.