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Advice: Lock 5 Top Gate, Glasson Branch

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From Date:18/05/2023 12:00
To Date:On-going
Is the towpath closed?No


Please be advised, following an inspection of Lock 5 Top Gate on the Glasson Branch, Lancaster Canal, we have noted an issue with the tailgate paddle. Whilst navigation is still possible, the lock will take longer than normal to fill.

Our teams are currently investigating a method of repair and we politely request all customers to navigate with caution during this time.

An update will be provided Monday 5 June.

Closest waterway:Glasson Branch (Lancaster Canal)
Starts at:Lock No.5
Ends at:Lock No.5