Lock 1 to Lock 2, Dee Branch, Shropshire Union Canal


From Date: 16/08/2021 08:00

To Date: 24/09/2021 17:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Maintenance

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: Shropshire Union (Dee Branch)

Starts at: Lock No 1, Graving Lock, Dee Branch

Ends at: Lock No 2, Bridge Lock, Dee Branch


13/08/2021 14:32

Please be advised, whilst works are being carried out to Lock 1, Graving Lock on the Dee Branch the Pump Out facility will be out of use for 4 weeks, commencing Monday 16 August.

All other facilities will remain in use.


Please be advised our teams will be onsite at Lock 1, Graving Lock and Lock No 2, Bridge Lock on the Dee Branch of the Shropshire Union Canal to complete silt removal works and replace the lock gates.

Works will begin on Monday 16 August, with a planned completion date of Friday 24 September 2021.

If you are affected by this planned closure, please contact the North West Customer Support Team on 03030 404040 or via our online webform, before Friday 23 July 2021.