Lock 43, Tixall Lock


From Date: 27/02/2017 00:00

To Date: 21/03/2017 16:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Repair

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal

Starts at: Lock 43 Tixall Lock

Ends at: Lock 43 Tixall Lock

Upstream winding hole: Baswick Winding hole, adjacent to bridge 99, Meadow Bridge

Downstream winding hole: Junction with Trent & Mersey Canal


14/03/2017 15:21

The shot blasting element of these works is taking longer than anticipated. The gates should, barring any unforeseen issues, be available on Friday of this week

Our team will be working over the weekend to complete the works


Bottom gate replacements, top gate repairs, chamber and paddle repairs