Ashton Lock 2 (nr Vesta Street, Ancoats). Ashton Lock 3 (Ancoats)


From Date: 07/11/2022 08:00

To Date: 23/12/2022 16:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Repair

Is the towpath closed? Yes


Closest waterway: Ashton Canal

Starts at: Lock 18

Ends at: Lock 1

Upstream winding hole: Turning Point, above Lock 18.

Downstream winding hole: Turning Point below Bridge 1, Ducie Street Bridge, Ashton canal.


A stoppage is required to carry out the following:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Lock 2 (nr Vesta Street, Ancoats) - Fit new head & tail gates, carry out some ladder modifications and brickwork repairs.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Lock 3 (Ancoats) - Fit new head gate, carry out some tail gate repairs, ladder modifications & some quadrant repairs.