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Restriction: Sutton Swingbridge, Weaver Navigation

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From Date:04/01/2024 11:00
To Date:On-going
Type:Navigation Restriction
Is the towpath closed?No


Please be advised navigation is restricted to boats with an air draught no greater than 9ft 0ins / 2.74m at Sutton Weaver Swing Bridge on the Weaver Navigation due to water within the pontoon preventing the bridge from being safely operated.

Our local team and engineers are currently arranging for the water to be pumped out and removed from the structure.

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

A further update will be provided by Friday 12 January.

Closest waterway:Weaver Navigation
Starts at:Sutton Swingbridge
Ends at:Sutton Swingbridge