MARINE NOTICE, No 124 of 2017
Navigation Closure between
Lock 5 and Lock 7
Waterways Ireland wishes to advise masters and owners of vessels that the Shannon-Erne Waterway will be closed between Lock 5, Ardrum and Lock 7, Ballyduff from Friday 3rd November 2017 until further notice due to a water pollution incident.
Note that Lock 5, Lock 6 and Lock 7 will be powered off and no-one should navigate or otherwise use the waterway between these locks in order to facilitate water pollution control measures and subsequent remedial actions.
Waterways Ireland regrets any inconvenience that this may cause and thanks its customers for their cooperation in this matter.
Shane Anderson, Assistant Inspector of Navigation 14 November 2017