M62 Kirklees Viaduct Gantry Walkway Replacements


From Date: 28/06/2021 08:00

To Date: 08/08/2021 18:00 inclusive

Type: Advice

Reason: 3rd Party Works

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: Calder & Hebble Navigation

Starts at: Bridge 20, M62 Brighouse

Ends at: Bridge 20, M62 Brighouse


24/06/2021 08:51

We have been advised by the contractor that due to delays in supplies of materials these works will now commence on 28th June to 8th August. 

06/05/2021 13:17

We have been advised by the contractor that these works have been delayed and are now starting on 7th June and ending on 16th July.


Contractors AOne+ are replacing parts of the walkway underneath the M62 Viaduct.

This shoud not affect navigation however can skippers of all craft and towpath users be aware of the works going on above.

Warning signs to be placed on the locks either side to notify users of these works.

For the latest information regarding Covid-19 and any restrictions or impact it may be having on our waterways please visit https://canalrivertrust.org.uk/enjoy-the-waterways/safety-on-our-waterways/coronavirus