Embankment from Bridge 122 to Bridge 126, Bolton-le-Sands, Lancaster Canal.


From Date: 02/11/2020 08:00

To Date: 19/03/2021 16:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Repair

Is the towpath closed? Yes


Closest waterway: Lancaster Canal

Starts at: Bridge 122, Bolton Church Bridge

Ends at: Bridge 126, Barkers Bridge

Upstream winding hole: Hatlex Lane, between Bridges 118 and 119.

Downstream winding hole: Carnforth Sanitary Station, between Bridges 127 and 128.


A stoppage is required to carry out repairs to the washwall and canal bed along a 2km area of the embankment through the Bolton-le-Sands area.

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.