Notices to Mariners Week 33 – Notices to Mariners for the Southern East Coast of the UK and across to France, Belgium and part of Holland

UKHO Permanent/Preliminary/Temporary 1. ENGLAND – East Coast – Drying heights. Depth. – This is two new drying areas on the shingle banks to the River Ore. Use the East Coast Pilot download for the buoyage at: <www.eastcoastpilot.com/OreChartlet2018v1.pdf> www.eastcoastpilot.com/OreChartlet2018v1.pdf . The ECP correctly shows the two drying areas so this is really

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Notices to Mariners Week 27,28,29 – Notices to Mariners for the Southern East Coast of the UK and across to France, Belgium and part of Holland

Week 27 UKHO Permanent/Preliminary or Temporary Only two – and uninteresting: 1. ENGLAND – East Coast – Depths. (strange title this week!) – Two reduced depths in the Thames: the first right by the Broadness port hand buoy, the second just east of the QEII bridge. Neither likely to hinder leisure craft. 2. ENGLAND – […]

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Notices to Mariners Week 26 – Notices to Mariners for the Southern East Coast of the UK and across to France, Belgium and part of Holland

UKHO Permanent/Temporary/Preliminary 1. New Editions of ADMIRALTY Charts published 12 July 2018: Chart 1606 – England – East Coast, Thames Estuary, Fisherman’s Gat to Princes Channel. 1:25,000: Chart 1609 England – East Coast, Thames Estuary, Knock John Channel to Sea Reach. 1:25,000 Chart 1834 England – East Coast, River Medway, Garrison Point to Folly Point […]

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Notices to Mariners Week 23-25 – Notices to Mariners for the Southern East Coast of the UK and across to France, Belgium and part of Holland

Week 23   UKHO Permanent/Preliminary/Temporary Only the one (unexciting): BELGIUM – Vlakte van de Raan – Depth. – A reduction of depth close to the S8 buoy north of Zeebrugge. Unlikely to hinder leisure craft at 5.3m! Local 1. Port of London – CANVEY ISLAND – WASH AND DRAW-OFF DANGERS ON PUBLIC BEACHES – usual […]

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Notices to Mariners Week 21 & 22 – Notices to Mariners for the Southern East Coast of the UK and across to France, Belgium and part of Holland

Week 21 Permanent, Preliminary or Temporary UKHO1. FRANCE – North Coast – Banc In Ratel S – NM Block. Depths. – Three reductions of depth in a small unmarked channel between the offshore sandbanks off Dunkerque. Not a likely place we would be! 2. ENGLAND – East Coast – Approaches to Ipswich – Woolverstone Marina […]

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Notices to Mariners Week 20 – Notices to Mariners for the Southern East Coast of the UK and across to France, Belgium and part of Holland

  UKHO Permanent/Preliminary/Temporary 1. ENGLAND – South East Coast – Port of Ramsgate – Depths. – Ten new reduced depths in the Outer Harbour of the Port of Ramsgate. None likely to hinder leisure craft. Image on the usual page: http://www.crossingthethamesestuary.com/page9.html 2. ENGLAND – East Coast – River Thames – Yantlet Channel – Obstruction – […]

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Notices to Mariners Week 16, 17,18, 19 – Notices to Mariners for the Southern East Coast of the UK and across to France, Belgium and part of Holland

Sorry for the delay in publishing these:   Week 16 Permanent or Preliminary All over the other side! 1. BELGIUM – Thornton Bank to Westpit – Works. Wind farm. Restricted area. Buoyage. – a Preliminary notice issued by the UKHO copying Belgium Notices – Image (and all the others) on my usual page: http://www.crossingthethamesestuary.com/page9.html 2. […]

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Notices to Mariners Week 14 & 15 – Notices to Mariners for the Southern East Coast of the UK and across to France, Belgium and part of Holland

Week 14   Permanent None this week in the monitored area. Yippee! Temporary Hundreds. Groan!   1. ISLE OF GRAIN TO OUTER THAMES ESTUARY SURVEY OF NEW INTERCONNECTOR CABLE ROUTE – On or about 25th March 2018 underwater survey operations will commence in the Thames Estuary for a new interconnector cable route between the UK […]

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