MARINE NOTICE, No 08 of 2019

Portumna, Swing Bridge; © esri; click to Arcgis Map " Portumna, Swing Bridge"
Portumna, Swing Bridge; © esri

MARINE NOTICE, No 08 of 2019

SHANNON NAVIGATION

Portumna Bridge – Not opening on:

8th and 9th February 2019 due to essential maintenance Works

Waterways Ireland wishes to advise masters and owners of vessels that Portumna Bridge will be not be opening on 8th and 9th February 2019 due to essential maintenance works being carried out.
Waterways Ireland thanks its customers for their cooperation in relation to this matter.

P Harkin, Inspektor für Schifffahrt, 04. Februar 2019

Portumna Harbour; © CHB; click picture to enlarge
Portumna Harbour; © CHB

Portumna Bridge; © Captain’s Handbook; klick pickture to enlarge
Portumna Bridge; © CHB

Portumna Brücke – Nicht in Betrieb am 8. und 9. Februar 2019 wegen notwendiger Wartungsarbeiten.
Waterways Ireland möchte die Kapitäne und Schiffseigentümer darauf hinweisen, dass die Portumna Bridge am 8. und 9. Februar 2019 nicht geöffnet wird, da wichtige Wartungsarbeiten durchgeführt werden.

MARINE NOTICE, No 013 of 2017

Portumna, Swing Bridge; © esri; click to Arcgis Map " Portumna, Swing Bridge"
Portumna, Swing Bridge; © esri

MARINE NOTICE, No 13 of 2017

Shannon Navigation

Portumna Bridge

Alteration to Opening Times on Sat 18 March

Waterways Ireland wishes to advise that for operational reasons, the number of openings of Portumna Bridge on Saturday, 18th March 2017, will be reduced from six to four.

  • The opening times for boat passages on that day will be 9:45, 14:30, 16:30 and 17:30.
  • There will be no openings at 11:00 nor at 12:30.
  • The times of bridge openings on other days are not affected.

Waterways Ireland regrets any inconvenience that this may cause its customers and thanks them for their cooperation in this matter

C.J.Lawn, Inspector of Navigation, 16 Mar 2017

Portumna Bridge; © Captain’s Handbook; click to "enlarge"
Portumna Bridge

MARINE NOTICE, 083 of 2015

Shannon one Design; click to Website Shannon one Design
Shannon one Design

MARINE NOTICE, No.83 of 2015

SHANNON NAVIGATION

Athlone to Portumna

SHANNON ONE DESIGN (SOD)

Long Distance Sailing Race

Sat 27th. and Sun 28th. June 2015

Waterways Ireland wishes to advise masters and owners of vessels of the above race. SOD’s will race from Athlone lock to Banagher harbour on Sat the 27th. and from Banagher to Portumna bridge on Sun 28th.
Masters of powerboats are requested to heed their wash when passing vessels under sail and accordingly to observe the navigation rules.
Waterways Ireland thanks its customers for their cooperation in this matter.

Charles Lawn, Inspector of Navigation, 22 Jun 2015.

Athlone Lock;© Captain’s Handbook
Athlone Lock;© Captain’s Handbook
Banagher Harbour; © Captain’s Handbook
Banagher Harbour; © Captain’s Handbook
Portumna Bridge; © Captain’s Handbook; click to "enlarge"
Portumna Bridge; © Captain’s Handbook

MARINE NOTICE 011 of 2014

Hayes-Island
Portumnabridge

MARINE NOTICE, No 11 of 2014
Shannon Navigation
Lough  Derg

Portumna Bridge – Hayes Island

Vessel Adrift

Waterways Ireland wishes to advise owners and masters that a report has been received that a vessel has broken its moorings at Hayes Island, Portumna Bridge and is presently drifting in the navigation.
Masters are advised to keep a lookout for this craft and navigate with due caution when in this section of the navigation.

Charles Lawn, Inspector of Navigation, 14  Feb 2014

Portumna Bridge – Hayes Island
Portumna Bridge – Hayes Island