From Date: 22/08/2016 00:00
To Date: 22/08/2016 03:00 inclusive
Type: Navigation Closure
Is the towpath closed? No
Closest waterway: Leeds & Liverpool Canal
Starts at: Lock 21, Dowley Gap Top Lock
Ends at: Lock 21, Dowley Gap Top Lock
Upstream winding hole: Just West of Bridge 207 (Hirst Mill Swing Bridge)
Downstream winding hole: Just East of Bridge 205 (Scourer Bridge)
The ground paddle has now been repaired and the area will be open to navigation at 3pm today.
Lock 21 (Dowley Gap Top Lock) is currently closed to navigation due to a damaged ground paddle.
Teams are on site investigating the damage. An update will be issued this afternoon.