Barbridge Junction Refuse Disposal Point, Shropshire Union Canal

Detail

From Date: 12/03/2020 00:00

To Date: On-going

Type: Advice

Reason: Information

Is the towpath closed? No

Intersection of

Closest waterway: Shropshire Union Canal

Starts at: Bridge 101, Goodwin Bridge

Ends at: Barbridge Aqueduct Bridge No 100A

AND

Closest waterway: Middlewich Branch (Shrop Union Canal)

Starts at: Bridge 1, Roving Bridge

Ends at: Bridge 1, Roving Bridge

Updates

11/06/2020 14:47

Please be advised Barbridge Junction Refuse Disposal Point remains closed and under review whilst the repairs to Bridge 101, Goodwin Bridge on the Shropshire Union Canal are looked in to.

Please continue to use Calveley Services by Bridge 104, Calveley Turnover Bridge.

Please continue to follow the government advice regarding coronavirus – stay alert, control the virus, save lives.

You can read more on our response to the coronavirus crisis here.

03/04/2020 11:03

Please be advised the refuse point at Barbridge Junction remains out of use whilst a significant amount of design work and planning continues in order to repair Bridge 101, Goodwin Bridge.

These restrictions will be reviewed and works planned in line with the evolving Government guidelines relating to the Coronavirus crisis.

Remember, as part of efforts to tackle the Coronavirus crisis, we are asking all boaters to stop non-essential travel, so please limit movements to access vital facilities – you can see more at https://canalrivertrust.org.uk/enjoy-the-waterways/safety-on-our-waterways/coronavirus/coronavirus-and-boating-faqs

An update will be provided in 2 months’ time.

Description

Please be advised the refuse point located at Barbridge Junction on the Shropshire Union Canal is out of use following an incident at Bridge 101, Goodwin Bridge.

Whilst a method of repair is being organised, a new weight limit is being enforced meaning our contractors are unable to service the refuse point.

Your nearest refuse point is at Calveley Services by Bridge 104, Calveley Turnover Bridge.

An update will be provided in 3 weeks, once investigations are complete.