Public rights of way - temporary closures

From time to time it is necessary to temporary close a public right of way in the interest of safety for users. Details of temporary closures are shown below.

Current and planned temporary public rights of way temporary closures

Public Footpath Number 10 Rossington, Penny's Crossing

The section of footpath over the East Coast Railway Line, known as Penny's Crossing, is subject to an emergency closure to allow Network Rail to investigate recent incidents and conduct a risk assessment at the crossing.
Penny's Crossing Temporary Closure
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Public Footpath Number 4 Austerfield

The public footpath between  Low Common Lane and  Misson is temporary closed to allow for the replacement of a footbridge. There is no alternative route.
Austerfield Temporary Closure Plan
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Trans Pennine Trail between Mill Lane Harlington and Pastures Road Mexborough

This  section  of  the  Trans  Pennine Trail will be temporary closed to allow resurfacing works to be carried out. An alternative route is available along the existing equestrian route that runs alongside the river.
TPT Closure Diversion Plan
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Footpath Number 21 Fishlake Barrier Bank

The public footpath and barrier bank running parallel with Fishlake Nab, between Stainforth and Fishlake ,is subject to 2 separate temporary closures to allow flood defence works to be carried out.

Public Bridleway Number 5 Hatfield

The bridleway north of Unity Way will be closed from 25 July 2022 for 6 months, to allow the construction and commission of a new water main connection. There is no alternative route. The extent of the closure is shown on the map below.
Closure Location Plan
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Trans Pennine Trail - Public Footpath Number 5 Sprotbrough

The Trans Pennine Trail is temporary closed between the rear of the Boat Inn and Sprotbrough Landing, whilst work is undertaken to repair the flood defence. An alternative route will be provided, as shown on the map below.

TPT Sprotbrough TTRO Plan-1
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Public Bridleway Number 9 Wadworth, Off Carr Lane

The southern section of bridleway between Carr Lane and the IPort is subject to a temporary closure to allow for the laying of a new water main.  The northern end of the bridleway may be accessed via Daw Lane and vice versa

Plan showing extent of temporary closure (highlighted)
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Various Public Rights of Way and Cycleway near Great Yorkshire Way, Rossington

Work is being carried out to lay ducting and electric cables on a route between Rossington and Armthorpe. During the works various public rights of way and cycleway will be subject to short temporary closures. The paths will remain open, however, will be temporary closed as necessary in the interest of public and work force safety. Any temporary closure will be signed on site.

Temporary Closure Location Plan
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Public Footpath Number 2 Doncaster, Off Stevens Road, Balby

The public footpath off Stevens Road is subject to a temporary closure to safeguard the public during construction works. The alternative path is signed on site

Steven's Road Balby Footpath Closure Diversion
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Apply to temporarily close a public right of way

We require 6 weeks notice for an application to temporary close a public right of way

Temporary Closure Application Form-1
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Contact

For further information contact the Public Rights of Way Team

  • telephone: 01302 736000
  • e-mail: publicrightsofway@doncaster.gov.uk
  • in person or by post: Public Rights of Way Service, Doncaster Council, Civic Office, Waterdale, Doncaster DN1 3BU

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Last updated: 15 November 2022 16:32:27

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