MARINE NOTICE, No 162 of 2016

Shannon Erne Waterway Lock's © esri
Lock 8, Castlefore, © esri

MARINE NOTICE, No 162 of 2016

Shannon-Erne Waterway

Lock 8 Castlefore

Intended closure for works

Waterways Ireland wishes to advise masters and owners of vessels that Lock 8 Castlefore on the Shannon-Erne Waterway will be closed to boat traffic from Thursday 1st December 2016 until the end of March 2017, weather permitting.

    • The lock will remain closed over the winter period to facilitate remedial works to the lock gates and associated lock infrastructure.
    • Waterways Ireland regrets any inconvenience that this may cause and thanks its customers for their cooperation in this matter.

Further information may be had by contacting Waterways Ireland’s Carrick-on-Shannon office at 07196-50562.

C.J.Lawn, Inspector of Navigation, 30 Nov 2016

SEW Castlefore-Lock-NO.8; click to "enlarge"
SEW Castlefore-Lock-No. 8