Lock 5, Wolverhampton


From Date: 03/01/2023 08:00

To Date: 10/02/2023 16:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Repair

Is the towpath closed? Yes


Closest waterway: Old Main Line

Starts at: Lock 5, Wolverhampton

Ends at: Lock 5, Wolverhampton

Upstream winding hole: Junction with the Wyrley & Essington.

Downstream winding hole: Junction with the Staffordshire & Worcester.


A stoppage is required to carry out replacement of top end single gate & repairs to the bottom end mitre.

We will also be carrying out repair works to the lock ladders, chamber brickwork and lockside.