Work to replace Riff Raff Weir by St. Catherine’s Lock Cottage has been completed, the weir is fully operational and water levels and management have returned to normal. Bank works along the cottage frontage will take place over the next few weeks so please be aware of craft working in the navigation reducing channnel width. Boat passge should not be affected.
03.09.2012 Navigation Restriction – Unstead to St. Catherine’s Lock
Due to the ongoing works to replace Riff Raff Weir water levels will be held approx. 6inches/15cm bleow normal level this week to allow installation of dams above and below the weir.
Navigation is still open but please take extra care if in the area. If you have a particularly deep draughted vessel more than 3feet/1 meter please contact the Navigation Office on 01483 561389 for advice.