Lighted Aid to Navigation Extinguished: Erie Canal below Lock E20

06/13/2024 08:39 PM

 Notice to Mariners

Erie Canal – Whitesboro

May 22, 2024

Mariners are advised that the overhead lighted Aids to Navigation on New York State Thruway Bridge  (E-47B) over the Erie Canal in Whitesboro, Oneida County, have been reported as extinguished. This bridge is located approximately 1.5 miles east of Erie Canal Lock E-20 in Whitesboro. Crews have been notified.

Updates will follow.

A chart covering the affected area can be found at  

Features along the eastern portion of the Erie Canal are listed by mileage at

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