About

90 miles (145 km) from Dublin to River Shannon with 46 locks.

Navigation is theoretically open from Dublin to the Shannon – however, there are obstructions to navigation in Dublin – see here. ┬áHire fleets in operation.

Boat dimensions:

75 ft (22.9m) x 13.3 ft (4.0m) x 4 ft (1.2m)

Headroom:

10.0 ft (3.05m) over a width of 8 ft (2.4m).

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