Sheffield & Tinsley Canal

Start date: June 13, 2022
End date: June 18, 2022
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Stoppages & Restrictions

Between Attercliffe Footbridge and Tinsley Lock1
Starts At: Sheffield Basin
Ends At: Lock 1 Tinsley
Up Stream Winding Hole: Within Basin
Down Stream Winding Hole: Below Lock 1

Update on 16/06/2022:

The booms have been removed as the oil has been soaked up by the booms.

The navigation has reopened.

NAVIGATION CLOSURE (10am Sunday 12 June 2022 until further notice)

Oil/contaminates have been poured into the canal off Attercliffe Footbridge. An oil boom has been placed across the canal at Bridge 12, Broughton Lane Bridge. A second boom is also in place above Lock 1. The navigation is closed whilst the booms remain in place.