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River Avon - Dredging, Lock 6, Weston Lock to Lock 1, Hanham Lock

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From Date:14/11/2023 08:00
To Date:22/12/2023 18:00 inclusive
Is the towpath closed?No


Please be advised that dredging works are to be carried out on the River Avon at lock approaches between Weston Lock and Hanham Lock starting at Weston Lock on 14th November.

The works include removing silt from within lock chambers at Saltford and Swineford Locks.

The navigation will remain open, although boaters may experience delays of up to one hour.

Please pass through the working area with due care and follow the instructions of the crew as necessary.

If you require any further information please contact us on [email protected] . In the case of an out of hours emergency please ring - Freephone Canals on 0800 4799947.

Closest waterway:Kennet & Avon Canal
Starts at:Lock 6, Weston Lock
Ends at:Lock 1, Hanham Lock