Prees Branch, Llangollen Canal


From Date: 14/11/2016 00:00

To Date: 21/12/2016 23:59 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: (Re)Construction

Is the towpath closed? Yes


Closest waterway: Prees Branch (Llangollen Canal)

Starts at: Culvert 1

Ends at: Culvert 1

Upstream winding hole: Adjacent to Whixall Marina

Downstream winding hole: Junction with mainline, Llangollen Canal


01/11/2016 11:21

Following a technical review of the method for installing the sheet piles on this project, unfortunately the start date of the stoppage will be delayed until the 14th November. The end date remains unchanged. 


Installation of structural sheet piles, bank and towpath reinstatement. Floating plant likely to block navigation, possible breach mitigation bund required.