Bridge 44, Monkey Marsh Swingbridge, Thatcham, Kennet & Avon Canal.


From Date: 01/03/2021 08:00

To Date: 19/03/2021 16:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Repair

Is the towpath closed? Yes


Closest waterway: Kennet & Avon Canal

Starts at: Bridge 44, Monkey Marsh Swingbridge

Ends at: Bridge 44, Monkey Marsh Swingbridge

Upstream winding hole: Above Widmead Lock 89.

Downstream winding hole: At Bridge 43, Thatcham Footbridge.


A stoppage is required for repairs to the swing bridge to improve the ease of its operation.

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