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Christmas & New Year’s Lock Closures on Shannon-Erne Waterway

22nd December 2020
Lock 15 on the Shannon-Erne Waterway at Tirmactiernan Lock 15 on the Shannon-Erne Waterway at Tirmactiernan Photo: John M/Geograph

Waterways Ireland advises masters and owners of vessels that all 16 locks on the Shannon-Erne Waterway will be out of service from this Thursday 24 December to Sunday 3 January inclusive.

No lock passage by boat will be possible on the inland waterway during this period. Normal service will resume at 9am on Monday 4 January.

Land- and water-based trails will remain open during this period, as will service blocks at Ballyconnell, Ballinamore, Keshcarrigan and Leitrim.

But the service blocks at Aghalane and Haughton’s Shore are closed and are not scheduled to reopen until Sunday 14 March.

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