Lock 21 (Dowley Gap Top Lock) - Leeds & Liverpool Canal


From Date: 22/08/2016 00:00

To Date: 22/08/2016 03:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Repair

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)


22/08/2016 13:57

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.