Tankards Bridge, Nr Haddlesey Flood Lock, Selby Canal

Detail

From Date: 16/09/2020 16:00

To Date: On-going

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Structure failure

Is the towpath closed? No

Location

Closest waterway: Selby Canal

Starts at: Tankards Bridge

Ends at: Tankards Bridge

Upstream winding hole: Above Lock

Downstream winding hole: Selby Basin

Updates

02/10/2020 12:22

We are working with our contractors to provide a design for the repairs to the parapet wall at Tankards Bridge. They are looking at ways to make the structure safe so the canal can be reopened until full repairs are put in place.

We have no expected date for the repairs to be complete

We will update the notice when we receive any further information..

25/09/2020 15:34

CRT are working with our contractors to provide a design for the repairs to the parapet wall at Tankards bridge. They are also looking at ways to make the structure safe so the canal can be reopened until full repairs are put in place.

25/09/2020 10:26

**Date amendment - Friday 2nd October**

25/09/2020 09:45

We are still awaiting on more information regarding the repairs.

We will update this notice on Friday 3rd October.

18/09/2020 11:37

Engineers are currently assessing the situation and working on a plan to make the bridge safe. 

Until navigation under the bridge is safe fencing will be installed to prevent passage under the damaged bridge.

We will update this notice when we have further information.

Description

The bridge has been struct by a vehicle and pushed the upstream parapet wall over. Leaving the structure in an unsafe condition. No boats will be allowed to pass under the bridge until the structure is made safe