Notice to Mariners
Erie Canal – Spencerport Lift Bridge
October 29, 2018
Mariners are advised of bridge repair activities occurring through November 7, 2018 on Erie Canal Lift Bridge E-174, Union Street over the Erie Canal. It is expected that a barge will slightly encroach into the channel. The normal overhead clearance will not be affected.
Mariners should reduce speed, stop all forward motion, and proceed at a “No Wake” speed when traversing this area.
NYSCC Cruising Guide Page E-20 showing the affected area can be found at http://www.canals.ny.gov/navinfo/charts/nyscce13.jpg
Features along the western portion of the Erie Canal are listed by mileage at http://www.canals.ny.gov/wwwapps/navinfo/navinfo.aspx?waterway=eriewestern
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