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MARINE NOTICE No. 62 of 2019 Shannon Navigation Tarmonbarry Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd June 2019 Triathlon Event

MARINE NOTICE No. 62 of 2019

Shannon  Navigation


Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd June 2019


Triathlon Event


Waterways Ireland wishes to advise masters and owners of vessels that the swim element of the triathlon event will take place in Tarmonbarry on Sunday 23rd June 2019 between 0930hrs and 1200hrs. Tarmonbarry lock will be closed to traffic during this time.


Note that the N5 Shannon lifting bridge will also be closed during this time requiring large airdraft vessels to berth north of the bridge for the period.


A children’s swimming event will take place at 1800hrs on Saturday 22nd June in Tarmonbarry, this event will not affect vessels in the navigation.


Masters are requested to proceed at slow speed and with minimum wash when approaching this section of the river and heed any instructions issued by the event marshals. 


Waterways Ireland thanks its customers for their cooperation in this matter.


P Harkin

Inspector of Navigation

21 June 2019

Tel:  353 90 6494232