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Calder & Hebble Navigation

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From Date:19/10/2023 09:00
To Date:23/04/2024 09:30 inclusive
Is the towpath closed?No


Due to heavy rainfall overnight all flood locks and gates are now closed.

Anchor Pit

Cooper Bridge Flood Lock

Battyeford Flood Lock

Ledgard Flood Lock

Greenwood Flood Gates

Longcut/Thornhill Flood Lock

Thornes Flood Lock

Wakefield Flood Lock

With Storm Babet arriving and further rain forecast throughout the day, tomorrow and the weekend the flood gates and locks are likely to remain closed for the next few days. River levels will be closely monitored and flood gates and locks reopened when river levels allow.

Please consult the Strong Stream Warning boards and markers at flood locks/gates before venturing into the river sections of the navigation.

Canal and River Trust apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

This notice will be regularly updated as water level conditions change

Closest waterway:Calder & Hebble Navigation
Starts at:Lock 13, Anchor Pit Flood Lock
Ends at:Flood Lock, Wakefield