Lock 9, Christleton, Shropshire Union Canal.


From Date: 04/01/2021 08:00

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

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Repair

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: Shropshire Union Canal

Starts at: Lock 9, Christleton Lock

Ends at: Lock 9, Christleton Lock

Upstream winding hole: Quarry Bridge 121

Downstream winding hole: A41 Road Bridge


Install new top gates, refit bottom gates, upgrade lock ladders, carry out pointing work and general repairs to reduce water loss.

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.