Bridge 219, Shipton Lift Bridge, Shipton-on-Cherwell

Detail

From Date: 18/09/2023 08:00

To Date: 29/09/2023 16:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Restriction

Reason: Repair

Is the towpath closed? No

Location

Closest waterway: Oxford Canal

Starts at: Bridge 219, Shipton Lift Bridge

Ends at: Bridge 219, Shipton Lift Bridge

Upstream winding hole: Between Bridge 215 (Caravan Lift Bridge) and Bridge 215A (Railway)

Downstream winding hole: Bridge 221, Thrupp Wide

Description

A canal restriction is required for the Installation of hydraulics to allow the bridge to be raised & lowered via a windlass. Boaters may be asked to wait for up to 15 minutes before continuing on their journey.