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Droitwich Barge Canal - Lock 1 (Hawford)

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From Date:04/07/2018 14:00
To Date:25/06/2050 00:00 inclusive
Type:Navigation Restriction
Is the towpath closed?No


Please be aware that there is a pinch point below Lock 1 which has jammed boats navigating while two abreast.

Boating customers are therefore requested to navigate this shortsection in single file, to prevent boats becoming stuck and requiring recovery.

Thank you for your cooperation and understanding.

Should you require any more information about this or any other matter on the Wales and South West region please contact -

Customer Service Desk on 03030 404040

Or you can e-mail - [email protected]

Closest waterway:Droitwich Barge Canal
Starts at:Lock 1, Hawford Bottom
Ends at:Lock 1, Hawford Bottom