Lock 4, Moss Lock, Burscough, Rufford Branch (Leeds & Liverpool Canal)


From Date: 02/11/2020 08:00

To Date: 27/11/2020 16:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Repair

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: Rufford Branch (Leeds & Liverpool Canal)

Starts at: Lock 4, Moss Lock

Ends at: Lock 4, Moss Lock

Upstream winding hole: Junction of the Leeds & Liverpool Canal.

Downstream winding hole: Between Bridges 6 and 7.


Undertake repairs to the bottom gates to reduce leakage and install new fenders.

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.


12/07/2020 11:56 - Canal & River Trust

Thank you for pointing out this error. We're not sure how it happened but it's now been corrected.

19/06/2020 23:40 - Ian McCarthy HNBC

Technically this is still part of the L&L

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