Navigation Resumed: Lock 52 to 57, Blackburn Flight, Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Detail

From Date: 17/01/2023 11:00

To Date: 19/01/2023 11:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Information

Is the towpath closed? No

Location

Closest waterway: Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Starts at: Lock 52, Top Lock

Ends at: Lock 57, Bottom Lock

Updates

19/01/2023 11:03

We are pleased to advise the Blackburn Lock Flight, Lock 52 to Lock 57, on the Leeds & Liverpool canal has re-opened to navigation as per the daily opening times.

18/01/2023 14:07

Please be advised navigation remains closed between Lock 52 and Lock 57 on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal due to frozen padlocks.

Our local team will attend site tomorrow, 19 January to replace the frozen padlocks.

A further update will be provided, Thursday 19 January.

Description

Please be advised navigation is currently closed between Lock 52 and Lock 57 on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal due to frozen locks. Our local team have been informed and are on their way to site.  

An update will be provided tomorrow, Wednesday 18 January.