Kennet & Avon Canal - Lock 54, Cadley Lock, to Lock 55, Crofton Top Lock

Detail

From Date: 02/07/2022 08:00

To Date: 14/07/2022 16:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Repair

Is the towpath closed? No

Location

Closest waterway: Kennet & Avon Canal

Starts at: Lock 54, Cadley Lock

Ends at: Lock 55, Crofton Top Lock

Updates

02/07/2022 18:02

Please be advised that due to pump failure we have made the unfortunate decision to close the Summit pound to navigation. Cadley Lock (54) and Crofton Top Lock (55) will be locked. This is a temporary notice until we are satisfied that water levels have recovered for safe navigation.

Engineers are on site. We will update this notice once we have further information.

Please contact the Customer Support Team on 03030 404040 or enquiries.walessouthwest@canalrivertrust.org.uk 

should you wish to discuss this notice.

04/06/2022 16:36

Please be advised further to the notice below. We have started active water management from today the 4th of June.

Cadley Lock (54) and Crofton Top Lock (55) will close at 16:30 and reopen at 08:00 each morning to help us recover potential water shortfalls in our busiest period.

Please contact the Customer Support Team on 03030 404040 or enquiries.walessouthwest@canalrivertrust.org.uk 

should you wish to discuss this notice.

Description

Please be advised that to maintain navigation throughout the year, we will start active water management on the summit pound from 6th June until 1st October 2022.

Cadley Lock (54) and Crofton Top Lock (55) will close at 16:30 and reopen at 08:00 each morning to help us recover potential water shortfalls in our busiest period.

We will monitor water levels continuously throughout this period, however please note further restrictions may apply.

In the meantime you are welcome to contact us on enquiries.walessouthwest@canalrivertrust.org.uk  if you would like to discuss this information with a member of our Customer Service Team.