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MN#91/17 - SHANNON NAVIGATION - Limerick - Sarsfield Lock - September Opening Times

Posted by Colin Becker 
MN#91/17 - SHANNON NAVIGATION - Limerick - Sarsfield Lock - September Opening Times
25 May, 2017 16:50
Greetings,

The attached Marine Notice just in from Waterways Ireland

Best Wishes,

Colin
GMY Chang Sha
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MARINE NOTICE No 34 of 2017
Shannon Navigation
Limerick – Sarsfield's Lock Opening Schedule

Waterways Ireland wishes advise masters and owners of vessels of the current schedule.
The lock keeper can be contacted at the following number 087-7972998 only during the hours of operation as shown below.

Friday 26th May 09:00..........11:00
Friday 2nd June 10:00..........14:00
Friday 9th June 09:00..........11:00
Friday 16th June 11:00..........15:00
Friday 23rd June 09:00..........11:00

Masters are advised to contact the ESB Ardnacrusha hydroelectric power station (00353 (0)87 9970131) 48 hours in advance of commencing their journey to book passage through the locks at Ardnacrusha.

It is advised NOT to undertake a voyage if more than one turbine is operating (20MW), due to the increased velocity of flow in the navigation channel, which can be dangerous. To ascertain automatically in real time how many turbines are running, users can phone 00353 (0)87 6477229.

C.J.Lawn
Inspector of Navigation
24 May 2017
Tel: 353 90 6494232
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Edited 4 time(s). Last edit at 08/09/2017 09:45 by Colin Becker.
MN#56/17 - SHANNON NAVIGATION - Sarsfield Lock - Opening Hours for July 2017
26 June, 2017 16:05
Greetings,

The attached Marine Notice just in from Waterways Ireland

Best Wishes,

Colin
GMY Chang Sha
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MARINE NOTICE No 56 of 2017
Shannon Navigation
Limerick – Sarsfield's Lock Opening Schedule

Waterways Ireland wishes advise masters and owners of vessels of the current schedule. The lock keeper can be contacted at the following number 087-7972998 only during the hours of operation as shown below.

Fri 30TH JUNE: 9am - 12pm
Thurs 6TH JULY: 2pm - 5pm
Mon 17TH JULY: 10am - 1pm
Fri 21TH JULY: 2pm - 5pm
Mon 31TH JULY: 10am - 1pm

Masters are advised to contact the ESB Ardnacrusha hydroelectric power station (00353 (0)87 9970131) 48 hours in advance of commencing their journey to book passage through the locks at Ardnacrusha.

It is advised NOT to undertake a voyage if more than one turbine is operating (20MW), due to the increased velocity of flow in the navigation channel, which can be dangerous. To ascertain automatically in real time how many turbines are running, users can phone 00353 (0)87 6477229.

C.J.Lawn
Inspector of Navigation
25 Jun 2017
Tel: 353 90 6494232
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MN#74/17 - SHANNON NAVIGATION - Limerick - Sarsfield Lock Times for August
31 July, 2017 15:01
Greetings,

The attached Marine Notice just in from Waterways Ireland

Best Wishes,

Colin
GMY Chang Sha
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MARINE NOTICE No 74 of 2017
Shannon Navigation
Limerick - Sarsfield's Lock Opening Schedule

Waterways Ireland wishes advise masters and owners of vessels of the current schedule. The lock keeper can be contacted at the following number
087-7972998 only during the hours of operation as shown below.

Fri 4th AUGUST 2pm - 5pm
Fri 11th AUGUST 10am - 1pm
Fri 18th AUGUST 1pm - 4pm
Fri 25th AUGUST 10am - 1pm

Masters are advised to contact the ESB Ardnacrusha hydroelectric power station (00353 (0)87 9970131) 48 hours in advance of commencing their journey to book passage through the locks at Ardnacrusha.

It is advised NOT to undertake a voyage if more than one turbine is operating (20MW), due to the increased velocity of flow in the navigation channel, which can be dangerous. To ascertain automatically in real time how many turbines are running, users can phone 00353 (0)87 6477229.

C.J.Lawn
Inspector of Navigation
28 Jul 2017
Tel: 353 90 6494232
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MN#78/17 - SHANNON NAVIGATION - Sarsfield Lock - Revised Schedule for August
03 August, 2017 10:17
Greetings,

The attached Marine Notice just in from Waterways Ireland

Best Wishes,

Colin
GMY Chang Sha
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MARINE NOTICE No 78 of 2017
Shannon Navigation
Limerick – Sarsfield's Lock Opening Schedule

Waterways Ireland wishes advise masters and owners of vessels that Marine Notice No 74 is withdrawn and replaced by this Notice, with a revised schedule. The lock keeper can be contacted at the following number 087-7972998 only during the hours of operation as shown below.
Fri 4th AUGUST 2pm - 5pm
Tue 15th AUGUST 10am - 1pm
Fri 18th AUGUST 1pm - 4pm
Tue 29th AUGUST 10am - 1pm

Masters are advised to contact the ESB Ardnacrusha hydroelectric power station (00353 (0)87 9970131) 48 hours in advance of commencing their journey to book passage through the locks at Ardnacrusha.

It is advised NOT to undertake a voyage if more than one turbine is operating (20MW), due to the increased velocity of flow in the navigation channel, which can be dangerous. To ascertain automatically in real time how many turbines are running, users can phone 00353 (0)87 6477229.

C.J.Lawn
Inspector of Navigation
2 Aug 2017
Tel: 353 90 6494232
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MN#91/17 - SHANNON NAVIGATION - Limerick - Sarsfield Lock - September Opening Times
08 September, 2017 09:44
Greetings,

The attached Marine Notice just in from Waterways Ireland

Best Wishes,

Colin
GMY Chang Sha
==============================begins=======================
MARINE NOTICE
No 91 of 2017
Shannon Navigation
Limerick – Sarsfield's Lock Opening Schedule

Waterways Ireland wishes to advise masters and owners of vessels that Marine Notice No 78 is withdrawn and replaced by this notice, with a revised schedule. The lock keeper can be contacted at the following number 087-7972998 during hours of operation as shown below.

SAT MON THUR

2nd Sept 4pm - 7pm 4th Sept 4.30- 7.30pm 7th Sept 9am - 12 am

9th Sept 8am - 11am 11th Sept 8.30am -11.30 14 Sept 11.30am -2.30pm

16 Sept 3pm -6pm 18th Sept 4.30pm- 7.30pm 21 Sept 7am -10am

23 Sept 8am -11am 25 Sept 8.30 - 11.30 am 28 Sept 11.30am - 2.30pm

30 Sept 1pm - 4pm

Masters are advised to contact the ESB Ardnacrusha hydroelectric power station (00353 (0)87 9970131) 48 hours in advance of commencing their journey to book passage through the locks at Ardnacrusha.

It is advised NOT to undertake a voyage if more than one turbine is operating (~20 MegaWatt), due to the increased velocity of flow in the navigation channel, which can be dangerous. To ascertain automatically in real time how many turbines are running, users can phone 00353 (0)87 6477229.

Shane Anderson
Assistant Inspector of Navigation
7 Sept 2017
Tel: 353 (0)90 6494232
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