MARINE NOTICE, No 43 of 2021

Lough Allen Canal Map © esri; click picture to Lough Allen ArcGis Map
Lough Allen, Acress-Lake, Dromod map© esri
Swimming – Advisory Notice

MARINE NOTICE, No 43 of 2021

Shannon Navigation

Lough Allen, Acres Lake, Dromod, Summer Cove
Swimming – Advisory Notice

Waterways Ireland wishes to all waterways users that a swimming advisory notice is in place for Lough Allen, Acres Lake, Dromod and Summer Cove.
Leitrim County Council has advised that swimming is not recommended at these locations due to reports of poor water quality.
Waterways Ireland thanks its customers for their co-operation in relation to this matter.

P Harkin, Inspector of Navigation, 20 July 2021

Lough Allen © CHB
Lough Allen, Cleighran More Jetty © CHB
Acres Lake Lough Allen © CHB
Acres Lake Lough Allen © CHB
Dromond Harbour  © chb
Dromond Harbour © chb
Swimming – Advisory Notice

Schwimmen – Warnhinweis
Waterways Ireland möchte alle Wasserstraßenbenutzer darauf hinweisen, dass für Lough Allen, Acres Lake, Dromod und Summer Cove ein Badeverbot gilt.
Das Leitrim County Council hat mitgeteilt, dass das Schwimmen an diesen Orten aufgrund von Berichten über schlechte Wasserqualität nicht empfohlen wird.
Waterways Ireland dankt seinen Kunden für ihre Kooperation in dieser Angelegenheit.

MARINE NOTICE, No 048 of 2016

Lough Allen Canal Map © esri; click picture to Lough Allen ArcGis Map
Lough Allen Map © esri

MARINE NOTICE, No.48 of 2016

SHANNON NAVIGATION

Acres Lake and Lough Allen

An Toastal Blue Way Water Festival 27 June to 1 July

Waterways Ireland wishes to advise masters and owners that An Toastal Blue Way Water Festival will take place on the north Shannon from Mon 27 June until Fri 1 Jul.
Masters should expect to meet increased water activity in this area over those days involving a variety of both small and large craft.
Masters are requested to proceed at slow speed and with minimum wash when passing through the navigation and note any advice given by safety boat marshals associated with the events.
Waterways Ireland thanks its customers for their cooperation in this matter.

Charles Lawn, Inspector of Navigation, 27 May 2016

Acres Lake Lough Allen; click picture to "enlarge"
Acres Lake Lough Allen

MARINE NOTICE 040 of 2014

Lough-Allen
Lough Allen, © esri

MARINE NOTICE, No. 40 of 2014

Shannon Navigation
Lough Allen

Aids to Navigation
Change of Colour of Starboardhand Marks
from Black to Green

Waterways Ireland wishes to advise masters and owners that work will commence this week on changing the colour of starboardhand marks from the present colour black to the colour green.
Masters of vessels should take additional care in the area, if in doubt consult with the Lockkeeper in Drumshanbo on entering Lough Allen.
Further notice will be issued on completion.

Charles Lawn, Inspector of Navigation, 2 May 2014

Acres Lake Lough Allen
Acres Lake Lough Allen

MARINE NOTICE 128 of 2013

Lough Allen  Acres Lake; © esri; click picture to Lough Allen ArcGis Map
Lough Allen Acres Lake; © esri

MARINE NOTICE, No. 128 of 2013

SHANNON NAVIGATION
DRUMSHANBO

ACRES LAKE

Floating Moorings

Waterways Ireland wishes to advise masters and owners that works to upgrade the fixed pier and access ramp to the floating moorings at Acres Lake, Drumshanbo will commence on Wed 13th November 2013.
There will be no access or mooring permitted at the floating moorings, by land or water, during the upgrade works which are due to be complete by 20th December 2013.
Waterways Ireland apologises for any inconvenience caused during these works and advises that alternative mooring facilities are close by at Drumshanbo Lock.

Charles Lawn, Inspector of Navigation, 5 Nov 2013