Temporary Closing of Road - Shanvaus Bridge

Roads Act 1993 - Temporary Closing of Roads

In accordance with the provisions of Section 75 of the above Act and Article 12 of the Roads Regulations 1994, and for the purpose of facilitating Planned Maintenance works to Shanvaus Bridge (Cloonlogher), in the Townland of Srabrick, located between Manorhamilton and Dromahair in Co. Leitrim. Notice is hereby given that Leitrim County Council proposes to make a decision to close the following section of public road in the Manorhamilton Municipal District.

Closure of Local Road L-2169, either side of the Shanvaus Bridge.
The local road L-2169 will be closed from 1st November to 6th December 2021 to facilitate rehabilitation works to the bridge. Leitrim County Council will endeavour to expedite the works process in order to open the road sooner.

Diversions will be in place via L-6169 and R-280, with local access only as far as Shanvaus Bridge.

The alternative routes:

Travelling from Manorhamilton to Benbo – continue south on R-280 and turn right onto the L6169 through Carrowcashel Townland

Travelling from Benbo to Manorhamilton - turn right onto the L6169 and left onto the R-280 to Manorhamiton

Local access available through L21691 Benbo to N16. All diversions will be signposted.

Leitrim County Council would like to thank you for your co-operation and regret any inconvenience caused.

Contact Details

Roads Department

Park Lane House,
Áras an Chontae
County Leitrim.
T: + 353 (0)71 9620005 F: + 353 (0)71 9621982


South Leitrim Area Office,
Leitrim County Council,
Park Lane House,
Carrick on Shannon,
Co. Leitrim.
Tel: 071 9620005 Extension No: 606 or 604

North Leitrim District Engineer’s Office,
Co. Leitrim.
Tel: 071 9855033

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