Booth Lane, Middlewich


From Date: 02/12/2019 08:00

To Date: 10/12/2019 17:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Restriction

Reason: 3rd Party Works

Is the towpath closed? Yes


Closest waterway: Trent & Mersey Canal

Starts at: Lock 70

Ends at: Bridge 165

Upstream winding hole: TM-033-012 Dragons Lane

Downstream winding hole: TM-027-014 Middlewich


Please be advised third party contractors will be onsite to remove a disused pedestrian bridge 165 from over the canal and old surface water outlets on the offside. Warning signs and banksmen will be in place.

The towpath will be closed during removal of the bridge and the diversion route will be via neighbouring highway paths.  The contractors will also be working from a small boat. 

We politely request all customers to approach the area with caution and be prepared to stop if necessary, there may be a delay up to 30 minutes until it is safe to pass and follow the contractors instructions.