Bridge 54a to Bottom Lock 3, Bow, Hertford Union Canal.


From Date: 11/01/2021 08:00

To Date: 22/03/2021 16:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Repair

Is the towpath closed? Yes

Intersection of

Closest waterway: Hertford Union Canal

Starts at: Lock 3, Bottom Lock

Ends at: Lock 3, Bottom Lock

Upstream winding hole: Bridge 54a, junction with the Regent's Canal

Downstream winding hole: Junction with the Lee Navigation


Closest waterway: Regent's Canal

Starts at: Bridge 54A, Over Hertford Union

Ends at: Bridge 54A, Over Hertford Union


A stoppage is required on the Hertford Union Canal to enable detailed inspections and repairs of the waterway wall between the junction of the Regents Canal and Bottom Lock 3. 

Navigation on the Regents Canal will not be affected.

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


16/06/2020 10:18 - Andrew Phasey

1. I support this necessary work.
2. Can you please confirm that alternative routes will remain open to navigation during the proposed stoppage?
3. Can you provide details of how you'll deal with the reduction of moorings for this 10 week period?