Sheffield & Tinsley Canal

Start date: October 29, 2021
End date: July 5, 2022
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Planned Stoppages

Tinsley Marina/Lock 1 to Plumpers Lock/Tinsley pump house
Starts At: Lock 1 Tinsley
Ends At: Pipe Bridge

Update on 29/03/2022:

This project has been partially delayed by unexpected ground conditions requiring re-design and realignment of the pipe, therefore the works have been extended until 4th July 2022.

RESTRICTION (8pm Monday 8 November 2021 until 4pm Friday 22 April 2022)

The Trust and contractor, Kier will be working to replace Tinsley pumping main which burst in March 2020. The pumping main is the main supply of water to this section of the Sheffield and Tinsley canal.

The works will install a pipe within the full 1.4km stretch of towpath at a shallow depth and will take approximately 25 weeks to complete. The towpath will remained closed during this time, the canal will remain open but with a restriction in place.