Weaver's Bridge 18, near Church Minshull, Middlewich Branch (Shropshire Union Canal)


From Date: 01/02/2021 08:00

To Date: 19/02/2021 16:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Repair

Is the towpath closed? Yes


Closest waterway: Middlewich Branch (Shrop Union Canal)

Starts at: Bridge 18, Weaver's Bridge

Ends at: Bridge 18, Weaver's Bridge

Upstream winding hole: Junction with the Trent & Mersey Canal

Downstream winding hole: Hollingshead, between Bridges 18 and 16


A stoppage is required for crack stitching and mortar repairs to the arch barrel and elevations of the bridge. The bridge will be fully scaffolded out for the duration of the works to allow safe access.

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.

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