Canal cut next to Forge Island, Rotherham, Sheffield & South Yorkshire Navigation.


From Date: 02/11/2020 08:00

To Date: 30/11/2020 16:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: 3rd Party Works

Is the towpath closed? Yes


Closest waterway: Sheffield & South Yorkshire Nav

Starts at: Main Street Bridge

Ends at: Bridge Street Bridge


A closure is required to carry out investigation work for Rotherham Flood Alleviation Scheme Phase 2 on behalf of Rotherham Council. 

Please note, the canal cut will be temporarily re-opened during the weekends of the stoppage period.

04/05/2020:  The information above is a draft notice of works planned as part of our winter 2020/21 stoppages programme.  This is subject to change depending on the latest advice from the UK government on coronavirus.  Please follow our guidance relating to coronavirus when using the canals and towpaths