Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Start date: January 15, 2021

Est. end if know: March 20, 2021

Planned Stoppages

Starts At: Brunswick Dock – Lock
Ends At: Brunswick Dock – River Entrance Lift Br
Down Stream Winding Hole: River Entrance Lift Bridge, Brunswick Dock

NAVIGATION CLOSURE (8am Monday 25 January until 4pm Friday 19 March 2021)

Update on 20/11/2020:

Following further consideration of the methodology for carrying out repairs at Brunswick Dock Lock, and in order to save costs which will benefit other arising works, we will be extending this stoppage by three weeks.

The end date will not change but we will start work on site on 25th January instead of 15th February 2021.

Original message:

A stoppage is required at the river entrance to enable repairs to the lock including repair or replacement of drive motors, repair or replacement of life expired hydraulic equipment, replacement of drive chains and sprockets.