Oxford Canal

Start date: July 18, 2022
End date: July 28, 2022
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Stoppages & Restrictions

Starts At: Lock 40, Bakers Lock
Ends At: Lock 41, Shipton Lock

Update on 26/07/2022:

The level in the pound between Bakers lock 40 and Shipton lock 41 has greatly improved and the navigation status is normal.

ADVICE (1pm Sunday 17 July 2022 until further notice)

Please be advised that the canalised river level between these locks is significantly lower than than normal.

Long established water supplies from adjoing watercoures such as Hanwell Brook and the River Cherwell have significantly reduced flow at this time

Several owners of deep drafted craft have reported some difficulty in navigating this pound.

Please follow the Thrift Code and help to conserve water

We will continue to monitor the level and provide updates