Tinsley Flight of locks - passage


From Date: 29/07/2016 23:00

To Date: On-going

Type: Advice

Reason: Information

Is the towpath closed? No

Intersection of

Closest waterway: Sheffield & Tinsley Canal

Starts at: Lock 1 Tinsley

Ends at: Lock 1 Tinsley


Closest waterway: Sheffield & South Yorkshire Navigations

Starts at: Holmes Lock

Ends at: Holmes Lock


Passage through the Tinsley flight of locks must be booked at least 24 hours in advance with our Lock Keepers by calling 07710 175488.

Lock Keepers will advise customers what time the last passage will be as it takes approximately 4 hours to navigate the flight. 

Our summer hours are 1st April until 30th September 

Monday – Friday 8am until 7pm 

Saturday/Sunday 0830am until 7pm

Our winter hours are 1st October until 31st March 

Monday – Sunday 8am until 4pm

Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day

The Tinsley Flight passage starts at Holmes Lock. Customers who have not booked passage will not be able to progress past Holmes Lock. We advise customers to moor at Eastwood or Iccles Lock. 

If you would like to pre book a mooring at Victora Quays Sheffield, please call Calder Valley Marina on 0114 2767111