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Road Closures Clonakilty Marathon

Road Closures Clonakilty Marathon




Pursuant to Section 75 of the Roads Act 1993, & Article 12 of the Roads Regulations 1994, notice is hereby given that Cork County Council will temporarily close the following roads for the period and reason specified below:-

Roads subject of Closure:

The L4014-0 from its junction with the L4011-41 at Dunmore causeway to its junction with the L4013-30 at Inchydoney Island.

The N71 from its junction with the Clonakilty Park Hotel at Cloheen to its junction with the R880 at the roundabout outside Maxol garage at The Miles.

The N71 from Faxbridge roundabout to the Waterfront development on the Inchydoney road.

The R880 from its junction with the N71 at The Miles via Western Road, Michael Collins Road, Oliver Plunkett Street, Pearse Street, Ashe Street and Wolfe Tone Street to Faxbridge roundabout.

Period of Closure:

Saturday 8th December 2018

L4014-0 (09.00hrs - 10.30hrs)

N71 (part) & R880 (09.00hrs – 09.40hrs)

Reason for Closure:

To facilitate Clonakilty Waterfront Marathon 2018

Alternative Routes:

L4014-0 diversion – Access to Inchydoney Island north via the L4013-0 and L40132-0. Access to Ardfield and Dunmore via the L4011-41.

N71 & R880 diversionTraffic to be diverted off the N71 at its junction with the L4031-37 at Ballinascarthy. From here follow the L4031-19 onto the L4031-16 through Shannonvale, turn right onto the L8060-0 at Templebryan north and join the R588 at Kilgarriff Cross. From here continue towards Clonakilty turning right onto the L8055-22 above the graveyard and then turn left onto the L8054-0 at Kilgarriff Cross Roads. From here continue along the road to join the R599 at Aghamilla Cross and continue along to rejoin the N71 at Ballyduvane.

This alternative route is also applicable in the reverse.

Ref: TRC-153-18

Director of Services,

Roads & Transportation,

Cork County Council

The Courthouse


Co Cork

Original SMS Content: Road Closures for Clonakilty Waterfront Marathon sections of L4014, N71, & R880 on the 8th December

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