Dáil Éireann - Volume 313 - 03 April, 1979

Written Answers. - Moville (County Donegal) Pier.

259. Mr. Harte asked the Minister for Tourism and Transport if he will make a statement on the legal position concerning the ownership of Carrickarory Pier, Moville and in view of the deteriorating condition of the pier which has now become dangerous, the action he proposes to take to repair the pier.

Minister for Tourism and Transport (Mr. Faulkner): The Londonderry Port and Harbour Act, 1882 vests ownership of Carrickarory Pier in Derry Port and Harbour Commissioners. Under the Act the commissioners are responsible for the management and maintenance of the pier.