Bridgwater & Taunton Canal - Bridge 35, Obridge Railway Viaduct


From Date: 02/10/2020 14:00

To Date: 13/10/2020 09:00 inclusive

Type: Advice

Reason: Inspection

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: Bridgwater & Taunton Canal

Starts at: Bridge 35, Obridge Railway Viaduct

Ends at: Bridge 35, Obridge Railway Viaduct


13/10/2020 09:15

Further to the closure notice below, we are pleased to advise that the damaged cables are now safe and the canal is open.


We are sorry to advise that the canal is closed near to Bridge 35, to allow emergency inspection of an electric cable on the canal bed.

We hope that this matter will be resolved swiftly, and we will update this notice as soon as more information becomes available.

If you require any further information please contact us on  should there be any aspect you would like to discuss.

In the case of an out of hours emergency please ring - Freephone Canals on 0800 4799947.