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PROPOSED Closure of Back Water Channel Poole Harbour

PROPOSED Closure of Back Water Channel Poole Harbour

Published: 31 January 2019

ORDER 2006
PROPOSED Closure of Back Water Channel – Poole Harbour

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that The Council of the Borough and County
of the Town of Poole (“the Council”) propose to temporarily close the Back
Water Channel for the full width in accordance with the powers granted by
Section 17 of the above Order to execute works to the bridge structure.

The Back Water Channel will be closed to all vessels that cannot pass under
Twin Sails Bridge when in a closed position. The channel will still be
available to low air draft vessels, the height clearance displays will show the
available air draft.

The channel will be closed from Monday 25 February until Monday 11
March 2019.

Dated: 4 February 2019