Rochdale Canal

Start date: January 7, 2022
End date: February 24, 2022
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Planned Stoppages

Starts At: Lock 71 Shears Lock
Ends At: Lock 73 Ten Acres
Up Stream Winding Hole: Failsworth
Down Stream Winding Hole: Piccadilly basin

Update on 18/02/2022:

This Stoppage has been extended.  Unfortunately we have had to extend this Stoppage due to the severe weather conditions making it unsafe to remove the scaffolding and dams from the Lock.  If the weather allows, the Stoppage will now be lifted on 23/02/2022.  We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

NAVIGATION CLOSURE (8am Monday 10 January until 4pm Wednesday 23 February 2022)

A stoppage is required to carry out essential repairs to the head gates that leak significantly whichc causes issues with water supply in the summer months.Some Saturday working may be required.