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Kelly Hannon 540-374-3344
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FRED-110474

Jan. 11, 2017



MERRY POINT FERRY AND SUNNY BANK FERRY BACK IN SERVICE
Both ferries in the Northern Neck are operating today on their normal schedule

FREDERICKSBURG – The Merry Point Ferry in Lancaster County and the Sunny Bank Ferry in Northumberland County are back in service.

Ferry service had been suspended since Saturday, Jan. 7, due to inclement weather.

The Merry Point Ferry is located on Route 604 in Lancaster and crosses the western end of the Corrotoman River.

The Sunny Bank Ferry is located on Route 644 in Northumberland and crosses the Little Wicomico River.

511Virginia

Motorists can find real-time information on ferry service, lane closures, traffic and incidents on 511Virginia.

Download the  free mobile 511Virginia app for Apple and Android devices to stay connected, or visit www.511Virginia.org. Motorists also can reach 511Virginia by calling 511 from any phone in Virginia.

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