Lock 26, Soulbury Three Locks, Grand Union Canal

Detail

From Date: 04/01/2022 08:00

To Date: 18/03/2022 16:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Repair

Is the towpath closed? Yes

Location

Closest waterway: Grand Union Canal

Starts at: Lock 24, Three Locks bottom

Ends at: Lock 26, Three Locks top

Upstream winding hole: Winding hole just north of Bridge 110

Downstream winding hole: Winding hole at Water Eaton, just south of Bridge 98

Description

A stoppage is required for the rebuilding of the subsiding downstream approach wall below Lock 26.

This requires the canal to be dewatered so that the full height of the wall can be exposed and then rebuilt.