Temporary Closing of Roads – R-182-1 in the Townlands of Annyart/Lurganmore Co. Monaghan

Monaghan County Council gives notice of intention to close the following road in the Municipal District of Carrickmacross/Castleblayney in County Monaghan:

Date of Closure:               Monday 12th September 2022 to Friday 23rd September 2022 (24 hr closure)

 To Facilitate:                      Bridge Rehabilitation Works.

 Roads Closed:                    R-182-1 in the Townlands of Annyart/Lurganmore Co. Monaghan


Division Route:

Traffic wishing to travel on the R-182-1 from Frankford bridge in the direction of Newtownhamilton will be diverted by remaining on the R-181-2 at Derrygreevy bridge to the Northern Ireland border, then continuing along the B32/B3 to Keady town, then turning right on to the A29, then continuing along the A29 to Newtownhamiliton. For traffic wishing to continue to Oram, they will be diverted to turn off the A29 onto the A25 and continue along this road until the Northern Ireland border, then continue along the R182.

 Traffic wishing to travel from the Townland of Lurganmore to Castleblayney will be diverted by following the R182 to the Northern Ireland border, then continue on the A25, then turn left on to the A29 to Newtownhamiliton, then continue on the A29 to Keady, then turn right on to the B3 and continue along the B3/B32 to Castleblayney.

 All Detours will be signposted to direct the traffic. (R-182- Local Access only, no through road at the Bridge Works between Frankford bridge and the junction of the R182/L-76003 at the Nest Box Egg factory).


Any interested person may lodge an objection in writing to closing the above-mentioned road with the A/Senior Engineer of Roads, Monaghan County Council, MTEK II Building, Knockaconny, Monaghan, not later than Tuesday 23rd August 2022. Any objections must be clearly marked on the envelope “Objection To Road Closure”.

If you have any queries concerning this Road Closure, please contact the Roads Section, Mtek 2, Knockaconny, Monaghan at 047 30597 or email roads@monaghancoco.ie.

This notice complies with the Roads Act 1993 (Section 75)


Kevin West

A/Senior Engineer

Roads and Transportation

18th August 2022