Crabtree Swing Bridge 32, Leeds and Liverpool Canal

Detail

From Date: 02/01/2020 13:00

To Date: 16/03/2020 12:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Restriction

Reason: Repair

Is the towpath closed? No

Location

Closest waterway: Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Starts at: Bridge 32, Crabtree Swing Bridge

Ends at: Bridge 32, Crabtree Swing Bridge

Updates

16/03/2020 09:51

Please be advised the barriers will be removed from Bridge 32, Crabtree Swing Bridge at 12pm today and navigation will open without restriction.

13/03/2020 15:12

Please be advised repairs to Bridge 32, Crabtree Swing Bridge on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal are complete, however the barriers will be removed Monday, 16 March.

Passage through Bridge 32 is available Saturday, Sunday and Monday, 9am till 10am.

An update will be provided Monday, 16 March when the barriers have been removed and navigation can resume without restriction.

18/02/2020 12:53

Due to prior commitments made by our contractors, our contractors will be onsite Tuesday, 10 March to apply the anti-slip decking. With help from our reactive team, we anticipate works will be complete by, and inclusive of, Saturday 14 March 2020.

Passage through Bridge 32, Crabtree Swing Bridge is still available daily, from 9am till 10am.

An update will be provided Friday, 13 March 2020.

11/02/2020 15:28

Our team are due to finish replacing the decking tomorrow. Our contractors will then need to apply the anti-slip decking, which will take an additional 3-4 working days.

An update will be provided Tuesday 18 February.

06/02/2020 16:09

Please be advised works are still ongoing to repair Bridge 32, Crabtree Swing Bridge on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal.

We have experienced a delay in the delivery of the specialist timber, however the team are now back onsite continuing the repair to the decking.

A further update will be provided Tuesday, 11 February on the progress of works.

14/01/2020 15:47

Our team will be onsite Thursday, 16 January to commence repairs to Bridge 32, Crabtree Swing Bridge. Please note, the current twice daily restricted passage will be available tomorrow, Wednesday 15 January.

Starting Thursday, 16 January, navigation through the bridge will be allowed daily from 9am till 10am, only.

A full road closure has been implemented. Access will be closed to pedestrians from 8am to 4pm, Monday to Friday. Please take note of any signage onsite.

We anticipate works will take 3 weeks, an update will be provided 6 February 2020.

03/01/2020 13:49

Our contractors have completed their investigations in to the fault at Bridge 32, Crabtree Swing Bridge on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal.

Whilst we are awaiting consent for an emergency road closure and a method of repair is being finalised, we will be operating the bridge daily at the below times to allow customer passage;

  • 10am – 11am
  • 1pm – 2pm

The bridge will not be operational outside of these hours. We politely request all customers wishing to pass through Bridge 32, to arrive promptly and listen to any guidance that may be given by the team onsite.

An update will be provided once a method of repair has been organised. We anticipate this could take a minimum of 2 weeks.

02/01/2020 16:43

Our contractors are still investigating the mechanical fault at Bridge 32, Crabtree Swing Bridge. An update will be provided tomorrow morning.

Description

Please be advised navigation is currently closed at Bridge 32, Crabtree Swing Bridge on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal due to a mechanical fault. Our contractors have been informed and are on their way to site.

An update will be provided this afternoon once the contractors have been to site and assessed a plan for repair.