Carpenters Road Lock is integral to the Olympic Legacy Framework and with funding from us, Heritage Lottery Fund, London Legacy Development Corporation and Inland Waterways Association - this significant lock is a showpiece waterside destination.
To contact the Canal & River Trust please go to https://canalrivertrust.org.uk or call 0303 040 4040 between 8am - 9pm (Mondays) or 9am - 5pm (Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, Bank Holidays)
How did the Canal and River Trust restore this unique double radial lock? How does it work to reduce the risk of flooding in this area? What have people said about this area over the years?
What is the history of this lock and the local area, and what can you still see from past times? Find out more about the Canal & River Trust and how you can help to keep more miles of canal…
Do a self-guided tour of the canal-side to learn about history and heritage. Follow the Art Trail around the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.
Materials for school trips coming to Carpenters Road Lock, and for guests on Lee & Stort cruises.
Who are the ordinary people who make our waterways available as a great resource? How can you take part in events, volunteer, or find new ways to enjoy your local waterway?