Towpath edge collapse near Consall
We have today received the following report from British Waterways:
Just North of Bridge 50 (London Works Bridge)
Monday 21 March 2011 until further notice
A large piece of concrete capping has rolled into the canal just North of Bridge 50 (London Works Bridge), causing a navigational obstruction on the towpath side of the canal. Boaters are advised to keep as close to the off side bank as possible whilst navigating past the hazard.
British Waterways apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.
Enquiries: Telephone 01827 252000 during normal office hours.
[Editor's note - bridge 50 is the next bridge towards Froghall after passing Consall Railway Station]