Shot Tower, Chester - Bridge 123B, City Road Bridge to Bridge 123A, Hoole Lane Bridge - Shropshire Union Canal


From Date: 02/09/2020 08:00

To Date: 30/09/2020 17:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Restriction

Reason: 3rd Party Works

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: Shropshire Union Canal

Starts at: Bridge 123B, City Road

Ends at: Hoole Lane Bridge No 123A


Please be advised third-party contractors will be onsite on the offside of the canal between Bridge123B, City Bridge and Bridge123A, Hoole Lane on the Shropshire Union Canal to carry out redevelopment works of the Shot Tower, a third-party owned building.

To be able to carry out the necessary works, a temporary pontoon will be in place. We politely request both towpath and canal users to approach the area with caution and be prepared to stop

The canal and towpath will remain open. However, the footbridge and the offside path alongside the site will be closed during the works.

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

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