Lock 5, Lock 7 and Lock 9, Marple, Peak Forest 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: Peak Forest Canal

Starts at: Lock 1

Ends at: Lock 9

Upstream winding hole: Above lock 16, Marple winding hole

Downstream winding hole: Below Lock 1


A stoppage is required to carry out the following:

Lock 5, Replacement of the Top & Bottom Gates & Masonry repairs.

Lock 7, Replacement of the top and bottom gates.           

Lock 9, Repairs to address overhanging coping stones & pointing works in the lock chamber.