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Caution Advised Around Slipway Works at Athlone Lock on Shannon Navigation

3rd August 2021
Athlone Lock on the Shannon Navigation
File image of Athlone Lock on the Shannon Navigation Credit: Niall McAuley/Flickr

Waterways Ireland advises masters and owners of vessels that instream work will commence on the new slipway south of the Athlone Lock from tomorrow, Wednesday 4 August.

Works will also take place on the East Bank some 200m south of the weir on the Shannon Navigation. Temporary green navigation aids will be placed on the western 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 of the inland waterway.

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