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Posted: 23/09/2021

Marine Notice No 68 of 2021 - Shannon-Erne Waterway - Dredging Operations

Notice Number 68 of 2021

No 68 of 2021

Shannon-Erne Waterway

Dredging Operations

Waterways Ireland wishes to advise Masters of Vessels that dredging operations will be taking place on the Shannon-Erne Waterway from Friday 23rd to Thursday 30th September 2021.

The dredging will take place in the vicinity of Lock 1, Lock 2 and upstream of Ballyconnell Bridge. During these operations a floating pontoon will be located on the water with mechanical dredging plant operating. The navigable channel will remain open outside of the immediate area being dredged.

Masters of Vessels are requested to comply with safety signage and obey all instructions from safety personnel who will be in the area. 

Waterways Ireland wishes to apologise for any inconvenience caused to its customers.

Patrick Harkin
Inspector of Navigation
23rd September 2021

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