Irish waterways furniture

More items and links will be added to this page from time to time.

Irish waterways bogs (toilets)

Cover page (links only) for the Grand and Royal Canals with details of the Grand lock at Belmont and the Shannon Harbour dry docks

Cover page (links only) for northern waterways with a page about Dukart’s dry hurries

Dry docks (and Shannon Harbour dry docks)

Shannon Navigation cranes

The ESB pumping-stations above Portumna on the Shannon

Grand Canal

Grand Canal locks have footboards across the upper faces of both sets of gates. Here is the lock at Lowtown (the highest point of the Grand Canal).

Footboards at Lock 19 (Lowtown)

The footboard hinge at Lock 19

The footboards on the lower gate are hinged.

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