Notice to Mariners
Champlain Canal – Town of Fort Edward
October 31, 2016
Mariners are advised of bridge rehabilitation activities on the Lock C6 bridge (C-11) over the Champlain Canal now through the rest of the navigation season. Scaffolding hanging below the structure will reduce overhead clearance but not below the governing height of 17 feet for the Champlain Canal.
Mariners are to reduce speed, stop all forward motion, and proceed at a “No Wake” speed when traversing this area.
Chart 14786 C-5 covering the affected area can be found at http://www.canals.ny.gov/navinfo/charts/14786c05r.png
Features along the Champlain Canal are listed by mileage at http://www.canals.ny.gov/wwwapps/navinfo/navinfo.aspx?waterway=champlain
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