Winmarleigh Overhead Replacement Lines


From Date: 24/05/2016 08:00

To Date: 24/05/2016 18:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Restriction

Reason: 3rd Party Works

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Starts at: O'Head Pipe, Downstream Scarisbrick Br.

Ends at: O'Head Pipe, Downstream Scarisbrick Br.


Please be advised that Contractors (Electricity North West) are carrying out replacement of the overhead lines which cross the canal. Whilst there won’t be any restriction in the watercourse cables will be dismantled and erected above the watercourse. All boat traffic should take caution when passing and abide by the contractors advice, this may result in delay of no longer than 15-20 minutes

Please slow down when approaching bridge and be
prepared to stop if requested.  Delays not exceeding 15-20 minutes

Thank you for your patience