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Proposed temporary road closure R461 to facilitate Feakle Hillclimb Weekend

11 May 2023

Notice is hereby given in accordance with Section 75 of the Roads Act 1993 of Clare County Council’s intention to close the roads detailed hereunder for the period stated in connection with the holding of the Clare Motor Club Feakle Hillclimb Weekend.

Roads to be closed:
From Junction L80522 with R461 at Waterpark Bridge to Fossa More to Derry More Bridge to Cooleen Bridge to Garraun to Clashmore to Furnacetown and for an area of 200 mtrs on all access roads.

Date and Time of Closure:
Saturday 10th June 2023 from 8:30 a.m to 6:00 p.m and Sunday 11th June 2023 from 8:30 a.m to 6:00 p.m. During this time there will be no traffic allowed to use this route.

Alternative Routes:
From Feakle P.O on R466 to Feakle to Junction with R352 at Ballynahinch to Bodyke to Tuamgraney to Scariff. From Furnacetown on R461 to Kilclaran to Caher to Corracloon More to Gortaderry to Tobernagat to Fossa Beg to Scariff.  A map outlining diversion routes is attached below.

Observations / representations may be made by email to or in writing before 4:00 p.m. on 26th May 2023:
The Administrative Officer,
Clare County Council,
Roads and Transportation Department,
Áras Contae an Chláir,
New Road,
Co. Clare. 

Page last updated: 11/05/23

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