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NAV NOTICE SWL 13-52 MKARNS - Lock 8 Inoperable Mooring Bitt

Published Dec. 3, 2013


Mariners are advised that the downstream floating mooring bitt at the 50 foot mark at Toad Suck Ferry Lock (No. 8) NM 155.9 is inoperable.  DO NOT USE.

The Lock Operator may be contacted for further instructions via phone (501) 327-0853 or radio on Channel 16.

Questions or requests for additional information concerning this notice should be directed to James McKinnie in the Little Rock District Office, at (501) 324-5739 or (501)324-5096, or you may email


 John A. Balgavy, P.E.                        

 Chief, Operations Division 


Little Rock District Operations Technical Support Branch
James McKinnie

Release no. SWL 13-52