VDOT News - Fredericksburg
Kelly Hannon 540-374-3344
May 2, 2019
MERRY POINT FERRY IN LANCASTER COUNTY OUT OF SERVICE FOR REPAIRS
Ferry service has been suspended until further notice for engine repairs
FREDERICKSBURG, Va. – Service on the Merry Point Ferry in Lancaster County has been suspended until further notice.
The ferry vessel's engine requires repairs. Travelers are encouraged to check 511Virginia for real-time information on the ferry’s operational status.
The Merry Point Ferry is a free ferry service operated by the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT). Located on scenic byway Route 604 (Merry Point Road and Ottoman Ferry Road), it crosses the western end of the Corrotoman River.
For more information, please visit the Merry Point Ferry page for operating hours.
VDOT’s 14-county Fredericksburg District includes the counties of Caroline, King George, Spotsylvania and Stafford in the Fredericksburg area; Northumberland, Richmond, Lancaster and Westmoreland counties in the Northern Neck; Essex, Gloucester, King & Queen, King William, Mathews and Middlesex counties in the Middle Peninsula.
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