Culvert 9 Yelvertoft, Grand Union Canal, Leicester Arm


From Date: 15/11/2021 08:00

To Date: 17/12/2021 16:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Repair

Is the towpath closed? Yes


Closest waterway: Leicester Line (Grand Union Canal)

Starts at: Culvert 8A

Ends at: Bridge 18, Yelvertoft Bridge

Upstream winding hole: Between bridges 14 and 15 near Cracks Hill Crick

Downstream winding hole: North of Bridge 28, Elkington Bridge


A stoppage is required to carry out replacement of the culvert.

A leak into Culvert 9 has developed which has been secured temporarily in order to maintain navigation until the stoppage period when a permanent