Section near Lock 19, Todmorden.


From Date: 01/11/2021 08:00

To Date: 12/11/2021 16:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Repair

Is the towpath closed? Yes


Closest waterway: Rochdale Canal

Starts at: Lock 19

Ends at: Lock 19

Upstream winding hole: Bridge 30, Golden Lion Bridge

Downstream winding hole: Section of canal just before Todmordon Aqueduct. Wide enough for turing.


A stoppage is required to carry out replacement of an electricity cable under the canal. If the cable is not replaced it will overheat and parts of the town will be without electricity.

Please note ragrding the towpath closure, there will be a diversion route from Salford way and returning on to the canal at site of lock 19.