MARINE NOTICE, No 060 of 2017

Lough Ree Chart by Captain's Handbook ©; click to arcgis map online "Lough Ree"
Lough Ree Chart by © CHB

MARINE NOTICE, No.60 of 2017

Lanesborough – Ballyleague

Triathlon Event Sat 15 Jul

Waterways Ireland wishes to advise masters and owners of vessels that the swim element of the above event will take place immediately downstream of the Lanesborough – Ballyleague bridge , on the eastern bank, on Sat 15 Jul between 1000 hrs and 1300 hrs.
Masters are requested to proceed at slow speed and with minimum wash when approaching this section of the navigation and heed any instructions issued by the event marshals.

Waterways Ireland thanks its customers for their cooperation in this matter.

C.J.Lawn, Inspector of Navigation, 4 July 2017

 

MARINE NOTICE, No 076 of 2015

Lanesborough-Ireland Lough Ree; © esri; click picture to "Lanesborough-Ireland-Lough Ree"
Lanesborough-Lough Ree; © esri

Shannon Navigation

Lanesborough-Ballyleague

Mon 15 and Tues 16 June 2015

 

Underwater Bridge Inspection

Waterways Ireland wishes to advise masters and owners of vessels that an underwater inspection of the Lanesborough – Ballyleague bridge will take place on Mon 15 and Tues 16 Jun between 1200hrs and 1400hrs daily. A temporary closure of the navigation will be in force at these times.
International Code Flag „Alpha“ will be placed upstream and downstream of the bridge, and buoys will be placed across the span both upstream and downstream also. A dive tender will be in attendance and on the lookout for approaching vessels. In the event of an approaching vessel not appearing to slow down or take avoiding action, a horn will be sounded and a member of the safety team will approach the boat to give warning.
Waterways Ireland thanks its customers for their cooperation in this matter.

C.J.Lawn, Inspector of Navigation, 8 Jun 2015

Lanesborough Ballyleague Bridge; © Captain’s Handbook
Lanesborough Bridge downstream; ©CHB
Lanesborough Powerstation;© CHB