MARINE NOTICE 87, 88, 89 and 90 of 2013

Carrick on Shannon; © esri; click picture to "esri Carrick on Shannon"
Carrick on Shannon; © esri

MARINE NOTICE No.  90 of 2013



53rd.Shannon Boat Rally, Water Parade and Review

Waterways Ireland wishes to advise masters and users of the Shannon Navigation that the IWAI 53rd. Shannon Boat Rally will take place from Sat 27 th. July until Sunday 4th August. The Rally will visit various harbours between Carrick-on-Shannon and Boyle on Lough Key during this period.
A fleet of 100 craft from the Rally will assemble in Lough Corry by 1400hrs on Sun 28 July and parade upstream, in line astern, and onwards through the central arch of the town bridge in Carrick-on-Shannon where they will be reviewed. The parade will finish at 1600hrs.
Craft not associated with the this parade and wishing to make a passage during this time should take note of the advice of event marshals and safety boats on the water. Masters should plan their passage accordingly.
Waterways Ireland thanks its customers for their cooperation with this event.

Charles Lawn, Inspector of Navigation,18 Jul 2013

Cootehall Loug Key; © esri; click picture to enlarge
Cootehall Loug Key; © esri

MARINE NOTICE No. 89 of 2013

(North) Cootehall

Derelict Floating Mooring

Waterways Ireland wishes to advise masters and users of the Shannon Navigation that a derelict floating mooring exists on the east bank, immediately south of the public quay at Cootehall.
This structure is in a dangerous condition and should not be used for mooring up to as it is unstable and the decking is in poor repair.

Charles Lawn, Inspector of Navigation, 18 Jul 2013

Tullamore Grand Canal; © esri; click to Arcgis Map "Tullamore on Grand Canal"
Tullamore Grand Canal; © esr

MARINE NOTICE No 88 of 2013


Waterways Ireland wishes to advise all Masters and Users of the Grand Canal at Tullamore that navigation on the Spur Line in Tullamore will by closed to navigation from Bury Bridge to the Waterways Ireland Depot on Friday 2nd August from 09.00 hrs to 18.30 hrs  to Facilitate Kayaking Trials.
Waterways Ireland thanks its Customers for their cooperation in this matter.

C.J. Lawn, Inspector of Navigation, 17 Jul 2013

Hare Island & Fat Head New Markers on Lough Ree;click picture to Lough Ree Map
Hare Island & Fat Head : © esri
New Markers on Lough Ree: © esri

MARINE NOTICE No. 87 of 2013
Lough Ree (South)

Hare Island

New Aid to Navigation Established
Waterways Ireland wishes to advise masters and users of the Shannon Navigation that a new red navigation buoy has been placed at the north eastern point of Hare Island on Lough Ree.

Charles Lawn, Inspector of Navigation,17 Jul 2013