Bridge 171, Foxes Bridge, Bodicote.


From Date: 21/11/2022 08:00

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

Type: Navigation Restriction

Reason: Repair

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: Oxford Canal

Starts at: Bridge 171, Foxes Bridge

Ends at: Bridge 171, Foxes Bridge

Upstream winding hole: Winding Hole between Bridges 168 and 169.

Downstream winding hole: Winding Hole at Nell Bridge.


A canal restriction is required for the installation of hydraulics to allow the bridge to be raised and lowered manually via turning of a handle. Boat passage through the bridge narrows will be possible three times a day (exact timings will be confirmed closer to the date)