Curzon Street Bridge to Tunnel 2, Curzon Tunnel, Digbeth Branch, Birmingham & Fazeley Canal


From Date: 10/09/2020 08:00

To Date: 04/12/2020 18:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Restriction

Reason: 3rd Party Works

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: Digbeth Branch (Birm'm & Fazeley Canal)

Starts at: Curzon Street Bridge

Ends at: Tunnel 2, Curzon Tunnel

Upstream winding hole: Winding Hole, Warwick Bar

Downstream winding hole: Winding Hole, Aston Junction


There will be a width restriction in the navigation to maintain safety of customers and craft when works are being undertaken. Laing Murphy (LM), working on behalf of HS2, are to remove a section of retaining wall to the wet side of Lock 6. The towpath remains open and passage is possible in the navigation but we kindly ask customers to proceed with caution and observe local warning signages and instructions when passing through the area.

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