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Navigation Restriction - Woodseaves cutting, between Bridges 56 & 57, Shropshire Union

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From Date:06/12/2023 09:00
To Date:On-going
Type:Navigation Restriction
Is the towpath closed?Yes


A small landslip has caused trees & rocks to fall from the offside, restricting navigation between Bridge 56 & Bridge 57.

Navigation remains open but boaters are asked to pass with care, keeping to the towpath side.

Engineers will be assessing the situation today.

Closest waterway:Shropshire Union Canal
Starts at:Bridge 56, Cheswardine Bridge
Ends at:Bridge 57, High Bridge
Upstream winding hole:Goldstone Wharf Winding Hole
Downstream winding hole:Market Drayton Winding Hole