Towpath Taskforce Lee & Stort - Carthagena Lock - Wednesday 1 August 2018


Reference: OPP0006376

Activities: Environment, One off or a taster, Outdoors, Practical, Regularly

Starts: 1 August 2018

Carthagena Lock, River Lee, Broxbourne

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Join us on Wednesday 1st August between 10am and 3.30pm at Carthagena Lock for an enjoyable days work on the beautiful River Lee. We’ll be continuing our work to repair the towpath on this stretch and giving the area a tidy up to make the towpath a more welcoming place for visitors. All tools and equipment will be provided, together with expert and friendly support and refreshments. We will be delighted to see you there.

Meet us at Carthagena Lock, EN10 6TA, accessed via the towpath from Old Naezing Road. The lock is approximately 1 mile from Broxbourne Station. You're welcome to join us for the morning or bring a packed lunch and stay all day!


The Towpath Taskforce offers a great way to meet other local Trust volunteers and staff, learn new practical skills, hear about other volunteer opportunities or just spend a few hours outdoors improving your local waterway environment.

Skills required

No experience is required, you just need to be willing to get stuck in and get dirty. Please wear old clothes appropriate for the weather conditions (e.g. waterproof jacket, warm layers) and sturdy footwear ideally boots or wellies. If possible, please contact us to let us know you're planning to come – sign up below or ring 0303 040 4040 for more details.

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