Notice to Navigation: Shoaling at London Locks

   Notice is given that shoaling conditions have been investigated at London Locks and Dam, Kanawha River, mile 82.8. Due to a point bar extending into the approach to the land chamber, vessels drafting more than 5 feet will be locked through the river chamber.

The most recent survey, March 18, 2011, can be obtained at this link.


All other pertinent information remains the same. Questions regarding the lower approach can be directed to the London lockmaster on marine channel 13.

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