Accrington - Network Rail Retaing Wall (William Blyth) - Leeds & Liverpool Canal


From Date: 29/06/2020 07:00

To Date: 31/07/2020 19:00 inclusive

Type: Advice

Reason: 3rd Party Works

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Starts at: Bridge 111, Foxhill Bank Bridge

Ends at: Bridge 110B, Railway Bridge



Please be advised third party contractors will be onsite to carry out repairs to the retaining wall including repointing and replacing missing stone of Railway Bridge 110B on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal.

To be able to repair the bridge a scaffold tower and access platforms will be in place along the towpath adjacent to the Railway Bridge 110B to access works.

We politely request all customers to approach the area with caution and be prepared to stop to allow the movement of materials and equipment.

Please listen to any advice that may be given by the onsite banksmen and to take note of the signage onsite.

Please continue to follow the government advice regarding coronavirus – stay alert, control the virus, save lives.

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