Midway between bridge 211 and 212, south oxford canal


From Date: 27/07/2023 17:45

To Date: 01/08/2023 00:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Vegetation

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: Oxford Canal

Starts at: Bridge 211, New Brighton Bridge

Ends at: Bridge 212, Old Brighton Bridge

Upstream winding hole: south of bridge 207

Downstream winding hole: south of bridge 212


28/07/2023 11:58

The fallen tree has been partially cleared.

Navigation is possible but we advise that boating visitors pass with care.

Further work will be undertaken to completely clear the tree from the navigation.


a tree has fallen from the offside of the canal, fully blocking the navigation, Thursday 27th July early evening. The towpath is passable with care.

We will endeavour to clear the fallen tree before 4pm Friday 28th July 2023.

Further notices will be published with an update this coming Friday.