Oxford Canal

Start date: September 17, 2021
End date: January 27, 2022
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Planned Stoppages

Night closure on Oxford Canal at Roundham Railway Bridge 226A
Starts At: Bridge 226A (Railway)
Ends At: Bridge 226A (Railway)

RESTRICTION (until 6pm Wednesday 26 January 2022)

The canal will be open to canal traffic during the day, to ensure the safe passage of canal traffic through the bridge, a traffic light system will be operating allowing the passage of single traffic past the works. Users are advised of the reduction in canal navigational width plus reduced air draft under the bridge, and to proceed with caution navigating under the bridge.

During the period of the works Mooring between Roundham Lock 42 to Roundham Railway Bridge 226A will be suspended.

Due to the difficulties encountered with the works the towpath will be closed, users are advised to follow the diversion route to re-join the towpath.

During the period of the works mooring between Roundham Lock 42 to Roundham Railway Bridge 226A will be suspended.

Update on 02/11/2021:

As part of the essential works being undertaken by Amcogiffen, the users are advised of night closures of the canal navigation affecting Roundham Railway Bridge. The canal will be open to canal traffic during the day, to ensure the safe passage of canal traffic through the bridge, a traffic light system will be operating allowing the passage of single traffic past the works. Users are advised of the reduction in canal navigational width plus reduced air draft under the bridge, and to proceed with caution navigating under the bridge. During the period of the works Mooring between Roundham Lock 42 to Roundham Railway Bridge 226A will be suspended.

Due to the ongoing works being undertaken by Amcogiffen, users are advised of the required extension to the period of night closures.  

NAVIGATION CLOSURE (8pm-7am Monday 27 September until Saturday 6 November 2021)

As part of the essential works being undertaken by Amcogiffen, the users are advised of night closures of the canal navigation affecting Roundham Railway Bridge. The canal will be open to canal traffic during the day, to ensure the safe passage of canal traffic through the bridge, a traffic light system will be operating allowing the passage of single traffic past the works. Users are advised of the reduction in canal navigational width plus reduced air draft under the bridge, and to proceed with caution navigating under the bridge. During the period of the works Mooring between Roundham Lock 42 to Roundham Railway Bridge 226A will be suspended.