Navigation restriction on approaches to St Olaves Bridge

Notice is hereby given that an inspection will be carried out on St Olaves Bridge, which will involve a modular floating pontoon and tower scaffold being positioned underneath the bridge. A safety workboat will be on site to advise any navigating vessels when they can safely pass through. The works are due to take place on the 22 and 23 July 2024, between the hours of 08:00hrs and 17:00hrs.

Note: During the above period, navigation will remain open but vessels must exercise great care whilst proceeding past the vicinity of the works.

Please ensure that this inspection is taken into consideration for passage planning and when navigating in this area.

Grid Reference TM 45695 99428 (shown in red on the plan extract).

St Olaves bridge OS map

All equipment will be lit, and signage will be in place to warn of the restriction.

Please contact the Broads Authority, Yare House, 62-64 Thorpe Road, Norwich, Norfolk, NR1 1RY Tel (01603) 610734 if additional information is required.

Thursday 4 July 2024