Revised Schedule of Operations for Cordell Hull Lock Cumberland River Mile 313.5

Notice Number: 201319/22-40
Date: 09/20/2022 08:20 thru 04/20/2023 08:20

The Nashville District has revised the schedule of operation at Cordell Hull Lock to better serve navigational traffic. Effective 20 September 2022, Cordell Hull Lock will be available for scheduled lockages to be conducted between the hours of 7 AM and 3 PM daily, including weekends and holidays. Lockages will continue to be by appointment only.

All lockages must be scheduled by calling Old Hickory Lock via telephone at 615-847-3281. Vessel operators desiring lockage between Tuesday and Friday must schedule their appointment at least 48 hours in advance. Those desiring lockage on Saturday, Sunday or Monday must schedule before 12 pm (noon) on Thursday. Vessels must arrive at the lock so that their lockage can be completed prior to 3 pm. If a vessel’s passage through the lock cannot be completed before close of business at 3 pm, the vessel will be required to wait until the start of the next regular workday at 0700 am or when an Operator becomes available to perform the lockage.

Questions concerning the changes can also be addressed to Old Hickory Lockmaster via telephone at 615-847-3281 or by contacting Cordell Hull Lock office at 615-735-1040