Gloucester & Sharpness - Opening times for the winter


From Date: 01/11/2019 08:00

To Date: 23/03/2020 08:00 inclusive

Type: Advice

Reason: Information

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: Gloucester & Sharpness Canal

Starts at: Bridge 3, Purton Lower

Ends at: Bridge 24, Llanthony Lift Bridge


Bridge Opening times

From the 1st November 2019 to 23rd March 2020 the Gloucester & Sharpness Canal will be closed on a Tuesday and Wednesdays. From Thursday through to Monday when the canal is open we will have a bridge keeper operating multiple structures so -

If passage is required through Llanthony Bridge, please contact Gloucester Lock on 01452 310832 or 07717 681086

If passage is required through Rea Bridge, please contact Sims Bridge on 01452 501994 or 07768 360415

If passage is required through Sellars Bridge, please contact Parkend Bridge on 01452 720016 or 07786 193794

If passage is required through Sandfield Bridge, please contact Fretherne Bridge on 01452 740565 or 07717 450612

If passage is required through Cambridge Arms Bridge, please contact Patch Bridge on 01453 890324 or 07827 254833

For more information please email –