Dowley Gap, between Bridges 206 and 207 Hirst Wood, Leeds & Liverpool Canal.


From Date: 01/03/2021 08:00

To Date: 03/03/2021 16:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Inspection

Is the towpath closed? Yes


Closest waterway: Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Starts at: Bridge 206, Dowley Gap Changeline Bridge

Ends at: Bridge 207, Hirst Mill Swing Bridge

Upstream winding hole: Between Bridges 207B and 207C, Shipley.

Downstream winding hole: Above Bridge 205.


A three day stoppage is required so the navigation can be dewatered in order to carry out an in-depth silt survey.