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Navigation Restriction: Town Swing Bridge & Hayhurst Swing Bridge, Northwich, Weaver Navigation

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From Date:20/11/2023 14:45
To Date:On-going
Type:Navigation Restriction
Is the towpath closed?No


Please be advised due to the recent storms across the North West Region our specialist contractors will be carrying out works this week to remove a build-up of siltation from the bridge caissons at Hayhurst & Town Swing Bridges in Northwich on the Weaver Navigation.

Navigation will be closed to vessels with air draught greater than 7ft 6ins / 2.3m during this time.

If your boat dimensions are suitable for a passage through Anderton Boat Lift, these restrictions do not apply.

A further update will be provided Friday 24 November.

Closest waterway:Weaver Navigation
Starts at:Town Swing Bridge
Ends at:Hayhurst Swing Bridge