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Birmingham and Warwick Junction Canal, Saltley, Birmingham

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From Date:20/11/2023 08:00
To Date:01/03/2025 17:00 inclusive
Type:Navigation Restriction
Reason:3rd Party Works
Is the towpath closed?No


Contractors working on behalf of High Speed 2 Limited, are undertaking works to construct a new railway viaduct over the canal.  To undertake these works, the contractor has installed a temporary towpath through the works and boat movements will be reduced to one boat through the works at a time.

Towpath users are required to use the temporary towpath which is on a pontoon. Temporary traffic lights will be installed to control boats moving through the works area.

Short duration towpath closures may be required by the contractor between November 2023 and March 2025. Please pass through the area with care.

Closest waterway:Birmingham & Warwick Junction Cnl
Starts at:Bridge 107, Gas Works
Ends at:River Rea Overflow Channel Aqueduct