Trent & Mersey Canal

Start date: December 23, 2021
End date: January 8, 2022
Planned Stoppages

Bridge 172, A54 Kinderton Street, Middlewich

Up Stream Winding Hole: TM-027-014 Middlewich Winding hole
Down Stream Winding Hole: At junction with Shropshire Union Middlewich Branch below Lock 71

RESTRICTION (8am Tuesday 4 January until 6pm Friday 7 January 2022)

Please be advised that Third Party Contractors will be onsite at Bridge 172, Middlewich on the Trent and Mersey Canal. 

The Third Party Contractors working for Cheshire East Council will be carrying out detailed inspection and testing of the bridge structure via a temporary pontoon and scaffolding.   

Although the navigation and towpath will remain open, we politely ask customers to approach the area with caution and be prepared to stop if necessary to allow the pontoon and equipment to be moved out of the way for safe passage.