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Posted: 03/06/2020

Marine Notice No 48 of 2020 - Shannon Navigation - Re-opening of the locks – Operating times from 8th June 2020

Notice Number 48 of 2020

Marine Notice

No.48 of 2020

Shannon Navigation

Re-opening of the locks – Operating times from 8th June 2020

Waterways Ireland wishes to advise masters and users of the Shannon Navigation of the following information regarding the reopening of the Locks from 8th June 2020:

Lock Operating Hours (Phase 2)
8th to 29th June            9am – 5pm daily

Lock Passage fee
Lock passage will be free from 8th June until further notice.

Low Water Levels
Master of vessels are reminded that all sections of the Shannon Navigation are near or below Ordinary Summer Levels. Deep draft vessels should stay in the navigation at all times and proceed with additional caution.

Lock-Keepers
Shannon Navigation lock-keepers are available at the following numbers:-

Lough Allen Canal      – 071 964 1552
Clarendon Lock          - 071 966 7011
Albert Lock                  - 071 963 7715
Rooskey lock              - 071 963 8018
Tarmonbarry Lock      - 043 332 6117
Athlone Lock               - 090 649 2026
Poolboy Lock              - 090 964 4938
Victoria lock                - 057 915 1359
Portumna Bridge         - 090 974 1011
Ardnacrusha               - 061 344 515
Sarsfield Lock             - 087 797 2998

For further information on the reopening of the navigation please visit www.waterwaysireland.org 

P Harkin
Inspector of Navigation
03 June 2020
Tel: + 353 87 9852324

“Waterways Ireland, managing and promoting the inland waterways for the benefit of all…”



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