Froxfield Bottom lock 70 and Cobblers Lock 72 near Hungerford


From Date: 04/11/2019 08:00

To Date: 05/11/2019 16:00 inclusive

Type: Advice

Reason: Repair

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: Kennet & Avon Canal

Starts at: Lock 70, Froxfield Bottom Lock

Ends at: Lock 72, Cobblers Lock

Upstream winding hole: KA-050-011 Winding Hole, Fore Bridge 55ft

Downstream winding hole: KA-044-017 Hungerford 72 Foot Winding Hole


In preparation for planned winter maintenance works at Picketsfield Lock (on the 4th November) We would be grateful for and advise boaters not to moor between Froxfield Bottom lock 70 and Cobblers Lock 72 between the 4th November and 24th December be clear of those pounds by 0800 Monday 4th November.

This will enable the works to take place to prepare for and undertake our planned works to (repair / replace) etc.

We expect the work to be completed by 24 December and will update this notice with further information as the work progresses.

We apologise for any inconvenience and invite customers to contact the customer services team on 0303 040 4040 or at, should there be any specific questions regarding this notice.