Locks 49 and 51, Barrowford, Leeds & Liverpool Canal


From Date: 05/01/2021 08:00

To Date: 05/02/2021 16:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Repair

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Starts at: Lock 51, Bottom Lock

Ends at: Lock 45, Top Lock

Upstream winding hole: By Bridge 145

Downstream winding hole: Below Bridge 141D


A stoppage is required to carry out repairs as follows:

Lock 49: Repairs to the bottom end mitre cill and rubbing strips. 

Lock 51: Installation of new top and bottom gates and improvements to the lock ladder.

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.