Lock 2, Burscough, Rufford Branch (Leeds & Liverpool Canal)


From Date: 08/11/2021 08:00

To Date: 17/12/2021 16:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Repair

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: Rufford Branch (L&L Canal)

Starts at: Lock No.1, Rufford Branch

Ends at: Lock 3, Runnel Brow Lock

Upstream winding hole: Junction at Bridge 1

Downstream winding hole: Marsh Meadow Swing Bridge


A stoppage is required to fit new top and bottom gates, ladder and other repairs.

Following this stoppage, further repairs need to take place to the landing extension for approximatley 2 weeks.

We do not forsee this extra work affecting navigation so we have kept the dates for this stoppage the same. We will publish updates if this changes.