Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Start date: November 30, 2021
End date: December 7, 2021
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Planned Stoppages

Bridge 143A, Barrow New Road Bridge

Lock 49, Barrowford Road

RESTRICTION (7am-6pm Monday 6 December 2021)

Please be advised third-party contractors will be onsite to carry out a detailed inspection of Bridge 143A, Barrow New Road Bridge, on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal

To be able to inspect the bridge, a pontoon and scaffold tower will be in place. We politely request all customers to approach the area with caution and be prepared to stop to allow the pontoon and equipment to be moved out the way for safe passage.

Towpath customers may also be asked to deviate slightly away from the path to accommodate access.

We anticipate a wait of no longer than 30 minutes. Please listen to any advice that may be given by the onsite banksmen and to take note of the signage onsite.

Warning signs will be in place, advance of both approaches to the bridge.