MARINE NOTICE 109, 110 and 111 of 2013

MARINE NOTICE, No.  111 of 2012

Shannon Navigation
Lock & Bridge Opening Times

Masters are reminded to note the annual change over to the autumn schedule for lock and bridge opening times which takes effect from 26 Sep until 1 Nov 2013.

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C.J.Lawn, Lt Cdr (rtd), Inspector of Navigation, 18 Sep 2012X


 MARINE NOTICE, No 110 of 2013

Shannon & Shannon-Erne Navigations
Winter Mooring Period

Waterways Ireland wishes to advise masters that the winter mooring period for public harbours on the above navigations will commence on 1 Nov 2013 and end on the 31 Mar 2014.
Masters are advised that collection of the associated charge, in arrears, has ceased and are now requested to pay the winter mooring fee of €63. 50 prior to 1 Nov 2013
Masters are furthered reminded that Bye-law 17. Mooring and Use of Harbours i.e the “5 Day Rule”, continues to apply during this period and that masters not wishing to avail of winter mooring should continue to observe the mooring time limits for public harbours.
Payment may be made by cheque, bank draft or postal order, made payable to Waterways Ireland, to the office below. Credit/Debit Card payments may be made by contacting Finance Section, Waterways Ireland, Enniskillen, Tel: 048 6632 3004 (from ROI).
Waterways Ireland thanks its customers for their co-operation.

Charles Lawn, Lt Cdr (rtd), Inspector of Navigation, The Docks, Athlone, Co.Westmeath, +353906494232, 16 Sep 2013XXX

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MARINE NOTICE, No. 109 of 2013


Summit Level Closed

Waterways Ireland wishes to advise masters and users of the Royal Canal that the summit level is closed until further notice due to low water levels and regrets any inconvenience that this may cause its customers.

Charles Lawn, Lt Cdr (rtd), Inspector of Navigation, 13 Sep 2013