MARINE NOTICE, No 106 of 2016
Sarsfield Lock and Upstream
Approaches from Abbey River
and Revised Lock Operating Schedule
Marine Notice No 105 refers. Waterways Ireland wishes to advise that following survey of this section of the navigation greater siltation than expected has been noted.
The navigable channel on the approaches to the lock will now be marked with buoys. As this is a narrower channel than previously available masters are requested not to berth at the lead-in jetty and are advised also to make their approach to the lock in single file.
Please note the following revised times for lock operations which are subject to change.
|Thursday 11th August||1pm to 4pm|
|Saturday 13th August||11am to 2pm|
|Thursday 18th August||9am to 12pm|
|Saturday 20th August||10am to1pm|
|Thursday 25th August||9am to12pm|
|Saturday 27th August||10am to 1pm|
|Thursday 1st September||9am to12pm|
|Saturday 3rd September||10am to 1pm|
|Thursday 8th September||12pm to 3pm|
|Saturday 10th September||2pm to 5pm|
The lock keeper can be contacted at the following number 087-7972998 only during the hours of operation as shown above when he will be in attendance to operate the lock.
Charles Lawn, Inspector of Navigation, 9 Aug 2016