From Date: 16/09/2020 16:00
To Date: On-going
Type: Navigation Closure
Reason: Structure failure
Is the towpath closed? No
Closest waterway: Selby Canal
Starts at: Tankards Bridge
Ends at: Tankards Bridge
Upstream winding hole: Above Lock
Downstream winding hole: Selby Basin
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..
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.
**Date amendment - Friday 2nd October**
We are still awaiting on more information regarding the repairs.
We will update this notice on Friday 3rd October.
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.
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