Culvert near Chubbs Bridge, Stourbridge Town Arm (Stourbridge Canal)

Detail

From Date: 17/01/2022 08:00

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

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Repair

Is the towpath closed? Yes

Location

Closest waterway: Stourbridge Town Arm (St'brg Cnl)

Starts at: Longboat Lane Bridge

Ends at: Chubbs Bridge

Upstream winding hole: Junction with the Stourbridge Canal, near Wordsley Junction Bridge

Downstream winding hole: Stourbridge Town Arm

Description

A stoppage is required to carry out culvert de-silting and relining.

Also, the erection of coffer dams to enable the canal to be dewatered for a bed inspection.

High probability that repairs will be required to the bed to prevent further seepage.