Macclesfield Canal

Start date: June 15, 2021

Est. end if know: June 21, 2021

Stoppages & Restrictions

Bridge 49, Royal Oak Swingbridge

Update on 15/06/2021:

Please be advised navigation remains closed at Bridge 49, Royal Oak swing bridge on the Macclesfield Canal due to a mechanical failure beneath the bridge.

Our contractors are onsite attempting a temporary repair which, if successful, will allow passage for any waiting crafts this afternoon. Navigation will then remain closed to allow our contractors to resume works to repair the bridge.

A further update will be provided tomorrow, Wednesday 16 June.

NAVIGATION CLOSURE (4.45pm Monday 14 June 2021 until further notice)

Please be advised navigation is closed at Royal Oak Swing bridge due to an mechanical fault.
Our contractors have attended site today and require to carry out further works.