Notices to Mariners Week 15 – Notices to Mariners for the Southern East Coast of the UK and across to France, Belgium and part of Holland
Three this week:
1. A number of southern North Sea charts are being updated as a result of the Dutch changes to the North Hinder TSS etc. These are being published on 13th or 27th April and affect:
Chart 110 – International Chart Series, North Sea – Netherlands, Westkapelle to Stellendam and Maasvlakte. 1:75,000: A Noordland Roompotsluis. 1:40,000: B Slijkat to Stellendam. 1:50,000
Chart 1630 – International Chart Series, North Sea, Netherlands, West Hinder and Outer Gabbard to Vlissingen and Scheveningen. 1:150,000
Chart 1406 – North Sea, Dover and Calais to Orford Ness and Scheveningen 1:250,000
Chart 1408 – North Sea, Harwich and Rotterdam to Cromer and Terschelling 1:300,000
Chart 1872 – North Sea, Dunkerque to Vlissingen. 1:100,000: A Nieuwpoort. 1:20,000: C Oostende. 1:15,000: B Zeebrugge. 1:20,000: C Blankenberge. 1:15,000
Chart 1873 – North Sea, Dunkerque to Oostende. 1:60,000: A Oostende. 1:15,000: B Niewpoort 1:20,000
Chart 1874 – International Chart Series, North Sea, Westerschelde Oostende to Westkapelle. : A Vlissingen 1:25,000: B Zeebrugge 1:20,000: C Brugge 1:15,000
Chart 2449 – North Sea, Dover Strait to Westerschelde. 1:150,000
2. ENGLAND – Thames Estuary – Fisherman’s Gat – Depths. – a reduced of depth just south of the re-positioned Inner Fisherman (port hand buoy) but it’s 7.4m so unlikely to hinder us;
3. FRANCE – North Coast – Ridens de Calais – Automatic Identification System. The RCA north cardinal off Calais is now ‘on’ AIS.
Nice week – just the one notice:
Port of Wells – still digging.
Link to details – http://www.crossingthethamesestuary.com/page9.html