Rufford Branch (Leeds & Liverpool Canal)

Start date: November 12, 2020

Est. end if know: December 5, 2020

Stoppages & Restrictions

Lock 4, Moss Lock, Burscough
Up Stream Winding Hole: Junction of the Leeds & Liverpool Canal.
Down Stream Winding Hole: Between Bridges 6 and 7.

NAVIGATION CLOSURE (until 4pm Friday 4 December 2020)

Update on 11/11/2020:

Unfortunately, due to unforeseen issues with the availability of resources and equipment, we will need an additional week to complete the works at Lock 4.

The navigation will now re-open on 4th December.


Original message:

Undertake repairs to the bottom gates to reduce leakage and install new fenders.