Marple Railway Viaduct Works


From Date: 21/04/2021 08:00

To Date: 21/04/2021 18:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Restriction

Reason: 3rd Party Works

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: Peak Forest Canal

Starts at: Bridge 15B

Ends at: Bridge 15B

Upstream winding hole: Junction with Macclesfield Canal above lock 16

Downstream winding hole: Bury MeWick


Please be advised Third-party contractors will be onsite at Bridge 15B on the Peak Forest Canal to install monitoring markers to the offside abutment of the railway bridge.

The works will be carried out via a temporary pontoon and scaffold.  

Although the canal and towpath will remain open, we politely request all customers to approach the area with caution, to listen to any advice that may be given by the third-party contractors onsite and be prepared to wait if necessary.