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Bridgwater & Taunton Canal - Bridge 41 Tone Bridge (North Town Bridge), Taunton

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From Date:08/01/2024 08:00
To Date:10/07/2024 18:00 inclusive
Type:Navigation Restriction
Reason:3rd Party Works
Is the towpath closed?No


Please be advised that contractors will be working on behalf of Somerset County Council to carry out bridge refurbishment works for six months.

The river navigation will remain open with a minimum of five metres clear width left for navigation in the centre span.

The contractors will work from a floating pontoon and scaffold attached to the bridge superstructure.

One half of the river will be closed for three months and then the pontoon will be moved to the other side of the river for a further three months.

Please approach with caution and take care while negotiating through the work area and past the bridge.

You are welcome to contact us at  [email protected]  or 03030 404040 if you would like to discuss this information with a member of our Customer Service Team.

Closest waterway:Bridgwater & Taunton Canal
Starts at:Bridge 41, Tone Bridge
Ends at:Bridge 41, Tone Bridge