On 17th May 2006, the FCC applied for Planning Permission to extend the Pixton Arm across the Smotherfly Opencast Site. All the relevant documentation (apart from title pages and the index) are now available to view from this page.

Click on any of the headings below to see the relevant documentation:

Notice of Application

Design Statement & Restoration Brief (PDF Document)

Location Plan

Plan of the Site as it is now

Plan of the Site as intended

Landscape Restoration Outline Plan

Birchwood Weir Scheme Layout Plan

Scheme Arrangement for Birchwood Weir

Plan for the Drawdown Valve

Typical Cross-Sections

Sections through the Canal & Mooring Basin

Site Plan for the new Colliery Office Bridge

Scheme Arrangement Plans for Colliery Office Bridge

Sections for Colliery Office Bridge


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