Bovenstverlaat Nr. VIII, in Appelscha: opening hours and contact

All about the Bovenstverlaat Nr. VIII: service times, location and contact details. On the water map below do you see this lock complex in its immediate vicinity. On the right on this page you will find the locking times, additional information and the telephone numbers and VHF channels.



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Shipping times Bovenstverlaat-Nr.-VIII

Bovenstverlaat Nr. VIII
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Width: 5.5 meter, length: 20 meter.
Lock length: 29 meter.
Threshold depth downstream/outside: 2 meter, threshold depth up/inside: 2 meter.

VHF-Channel: channel not specified
Phone number: unknown
Comment: Convoy ships spring 2024. On Saturday 20 April 2024, in convoy (on the way) from Gorredijk to the Rolbrug can be sailed and from Apelscha and Donkerbroek to Mildam. Departure Gorredijk: 10:00 and 14:00. Departure Apple Sha: 08:00. There is no cost involved in convoy shipping. Interested parties can register with Province of Friesland, department of KCC up to two days in advance, telephone: (058) 292 5925. There is also more information available.

Service times this week

All days, between 09:30h and 16:30h

Operating times all year round

From 15-05 tot 19-05:

Sundays and public holidays, between 00:00h and 23:59h - No service
Weekdays and Saturdays, between 09:30h and 16:30h

From 20-05 tot 30-06:

Holidays, monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, between 09:30h and 16:30h
Sunday, between 00:00h and 23:59h - No service

From 01-07 until 31-08

All days, between 09:30h and 16:30h

From 01-09 until 15-09

Sunday, between 00:00h and 23:59h - No service
Weekdays and Saturdays, between 09:30h and 16:30h

From 16-09 until 14-05

All days, between 00:00h and 23:59h - No service

Data updated: 22 Juli 2024, 10:40 uur, all data comes directly from Rijkswaterstaat systems.

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