MARINE NOTICE, No. 72 of 2021

LLE-Portora Lock; © esri click to Portora-Lock-Map esri"
LLE-Portora Lock; © esri

MARINE NOTICE, No. 72 of 2021

Erne System

Lower Lough Erne

Portora Lock Gates

Repair works – 14 & 15 October 2021

Waterways Ireland wishes to advise Master of Vessels that major works will be taking place at Portora Lock gates on 14th & 15th October 2021.
The Lock gates will be closed over these 2 days from 0800hrs on 14th October to 1900hrs on 15th October 2021.
Waterways Ireland thanks waterways users for their understanding in relation to this matter.

Patrick Harkin, Inspector of Navigation, Waterways Ireland, 05 October 2021

Portoralock closed
Portoralock closed; ©Pas Vite

Lower Lough Erne, Portora Schleusentore
Reparaturarbeiten – 14. und 15. Oktober 2021
Waterways Ireland möchte die Schiffsführer darauf hinweisen, dass am 14. und 15. Oktober 2021 größere Arbeiten an den Schleusentoren von Portora stattfinden werden.
Die Schleusentore werden an diesen beiden Tagen von 0800 Uhr am 14. Oktober bis 1900 Uhr am 15. Oktober 2021 geschlossen sein.
Waterways Ireland dankt den Benutzern der Wasserwege für ihr Verständnis in dieser Angelegenheit.

MARINE NOTICE 131 of 2014

Portora Lock Lower Lough Erne; © esri; click to Arcgis Map "Lower Lough Erne"
Portora Lock © esri

MARINE NOTICE, No 131 of 2014

Erne System


Restricted Navigation through Portora Lock Gates

Waterways Ireland has been notified of the following:

„Rivers Agency wish to advise masters and owners of vessels that due to essential repair works the up-stream lock gates at Portora Barrage will be out of commission for approximately one week beginning Tuesday 21/10/14.
Navigation through the lock gates will continue during these works but unfortunately will be restricted to vessels of 26 feet or less in length.
Rivers Agency would like to apologise for any inconvenience this may cause and will endeavour to keep disruption to a minimum.
Further information can be obtained by contacting the Lough Erne Warden’s Office on 028 6632 2836 or alternatively Rivers Agency on 028 6638 8529″.

Charles Lawn, Inspector of Navigation, 21 Oct 2014

Portora Lock, Lower Lough Erne; click to "enlarge"
Portora Lock, Lower Lough Erne
Portora Weir in use; Portora Lock Lower Lough Erne; © Pas Vite; click picture to "enlarge"
Portora Weir in use; © and thanks to Austin