Whitley Lock, Aire & Calder Navigation
From Date: 31/05/2021 15:30
To Date: 10/06/2021 09:45 inclusive
Type: Navigation Closure
Reason: Structure failure
Is the towpath closed? No
Closest waterway: Aire & Calder Navigation Main Line
Starts at: Lock 12, Whitley Lock
Ends at: Lock 12, Whitley Lock
The issues have been resolved and Whitley Lock is operational.
There is a fault with the hydraulics at the lock that is preventing operation of the lock gates and sluices.
Our water team are attending site to see if they can resolve. Our mechanical and engineering support have been contacted for assistance but are currently on an emergency call out on another waterway. It may be as long as 4 hours before they can attend site.
This notice will be updated when new information is available regarding resolving the issue.
We apologise for the inconvenience caused.