Near Rotherham Lock, Sheffield & South Yorkshire Navigation


From Date: 04/01/2022 08:00

To Date: 26/03/2022 08:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Repair

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: Sheffield & South Yorkshire Nav

Starts at: Rotherham Lock Footbridge

Ends at: Main Street Bridge

Upstream winding hole: Tinsley No 12 Lock, Sheffield & Tinsley Canal

Downstream winding hole: Just before Rotherham Lock foot bridge


25/03/2022 16:13

These works will be finishing ahead of schedule.  The Navigation will be open from 8.00am 26/03/2022.  However, please be advised as there is still equipment on site, there may be a delay of up to half an hour when navigating to allow our contractors to move it aside.

21/02/2022 14:26

This Stoppage has been extended.  Unfortunately we have had to extend this Stoppage due to delays caused by recent storms in the area, the Stoppage will now end 01/04/2022.  The team onsite will be working extended hours and weekends to ensure these works are safely completed as soon as is practical.  We apologise for any inconvenience caused.


A stoppage is required for works on the flood alleviation canal barrier- Rotherham flood alleviation scheme phase 2C