Lock 2, Birkwood Lock, Altofts, Wakefield Branch (Aire & Calder)


From Date: 09/11/2020 08:00

To Date: 04/12/2020 16:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Repair

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: Wakefield Branch (Aire & Calder)

Starts at: Lock 2, Birkwood Lock

Ends at: Lock 2, Birkwood Lock

Upstream winding hole: Junction with the Calder & Hebble Navigation

Downstream winding hole: Junction with the Aire & Calder Navigation Main Line


A stoppage is required in order to carry out repairs to the balance beams, ground paddles and fendering.

01/06/2020:  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 https://canalrivertrust.org.uk/coronavirus.