Brian Fitzgerald

MARINE NOTICE No 82 of 2021 Shannon Navigation Athlone Lock Temporary Closure – 11 & 12 November 2021

MARINE NOTICE No 82 of 2021
Shannon Navigation
Athlone Lock
Temporary Closure – 11 & 12 November 2021

Waterways Ireland wishes to advise Masters of Vessels on the Shannon
Navigation that Athlone Lock will be temporarily closed on 11 & 12 November
2021 inclusive. This closure is to facilitate flood relief works.

Waterways Ireland thanks its customers for their understanding in relation
to this matter.

P Harkin
Inspector of Navigation
09 November 2021

MARINE NOTICE No 80 of 2021 Shannon Navigation Athlone Lock Temporary Closure – 01 November 2021 to 03 November 2021

MARINE NOTICE No 80 of 2021
Shannon Navigation
Athlone Lock
Temporary Closure – 01 November 2021 to 03 November 2021

Waterways Ireland wishes to advise Masters of Vessels on the Shannon
Navigation that Athlone Lock will be temporarily closed from 01 November
2021 until 03 November 2021 inclusive. This closure is to facilitate flood
relief works.

Waterways Ireland thanks its customers for their understanding in relation
to this matter.

P Harkin
Inspector of Navigation
26 October 2021

Branch AGM 13th November

Please be advised that Carrick on Shannon Branch AGM will take place on Saturday 13th November 2021 at 1p.m.
 
This year’s meeting will take place in the Bush Hotel following Government Guidelines. All attendees will be asked for Vaccination Cert and ID. 
 
Election of Officers will take place at the AGM.  Nominations are now called for the following officer roles.
 
Chair
Vice Chair
Secretary
Treasurer
 
Nominations should be submitted to the Branch Secretary.  All nominations must be proposed and second and emailed to iwaicarrick@gmail.com by November 9th 2021.
 
Following on from the AGM itself there will be a presentation on Donrovin given by Martin Donnelly. The Branch has received a request for additional funding. The Branch Executive would like to bring this request to the Branch Membership for decision.  It would be appreciated if as many members as possible attend for this presentation.
 
I have been requested by the Bush Hotel to confirm numbers attending on November 13th so that the appropriate room can be allocated.  Can you please confirm your attendance to iwaicarrick@gmail.com

MARINE NOTICE No 79 of 2021 Shannon Navigation Athlone New slipway works Cautionary Advice

MARINE NOTICE No 79 of 2021

Shannon Navigation

Athlone

New slipway works

Cautionary Advice

Waterways Ireland wishes to advise masters and owners of vessels that instream work on the new Slipway South of the Athlone Lock have ceased (and on the East Bank Approximately 200 metres South of the Weir). Works will recommence in May 2022. Temporary yellow markers are in place around the extremities of the works area.

Masters of vessels are advised to proceed with additional caution at slow speed and keep to the west bank while navigating in this area.

Waterways Ireland apologies for any inconvenience caused.

P Harkin

Inspector of Navigation

20 October 2021

MARINE NOTICE No 78 of 2021 Shannon Navigation Clarendon Lock Closure from 02 November 2021 to January 2022

MARINE NOTICE No 78 of 2021

Shannon Navigation

Clarendon Lock

Closure from 02 November 2021 to January 2022

 Waterways Ireland wishes to advise Masters of Vessels on the Shannon Navigation that Clarendon Lock will be closed from 02 November 2021 until January 2022 due to essential works required to the lock in advance of replacement of lock gates during Winter 2022/23.

Waterways Ireland thanks its customers for their understanding in relation to this matter.

P Harkin

Inspector of Navigation

20 October 2021