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Tarmonbarry and Rooskey Bridge Restrictions

31st August 2009
Tarmonbarry and Rooskey Bridge Restrictions

On Inland Waterway news, Waterways Ireland have let us know that, because of the annual Longford Marathon Road Race, the following air draft restrictions will apply on Sunday 30th August to the lifting bridges on the Shannon Navigation, which will be closed during the time periods indicated below.

Rooskey Bridge (12.15 hrs to 15.15 hrs) – The air draft at Roosky Bridge at Ordinary Summer Level is 10ft (3.025m). There is an air draft gauge erected at the bridge on both Upper and Lower approaches. The Lock keeper, Mr Tony Hudson can be contacted during lock opening hours at 071 96 38018 for further information.
Tarmonbarry Bridge (11.15 hrs to 13.30 hrs) – The air draft at Tarmonbarry at Ordinary Summer Level is 7'9" (2.35m). The Lock keeper, Mr Liam Cox can be contacted during lock opening hours at 043 26117 or 087 9 222 020 for further information.

(Marine Notice No. 93 of 2009) 

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