2015 Permanent Notices to Mariners - Scroll down as necessary


Week 53


Admiralty Charts to be published 14 January 2016


Chart 1827 - Harbours on the South-East Coast of England.


A Approaches to Ramsgate.  1:12,500

B Pegwell Bay and the River Stour.  1:12,500

C Ramsgate. 1:5,000

D Broadstairs.  1:5,000

E Margate.  1:7,500


Chart 1828 - International Chart Series, England - South-East Coast, Dover to North Foreland.  1:37,500


Ramsgate.  1:5,000





Chart 3741 - International Chart Series, England - East Coast, Rivers Colne and Blackwater.  1:25,000


A Brightlingsea.  1:12,500

B Continuation of River Colne.  1:25,000

C Colchester Quays.  1:12,500

D Bradwell.  1:12,500

E West Mersea.  1:12,500

F Tollesbury.  1:12,500

G Maldon.  1:12,500





Includes significant safety-related information as follows: changes to depths in Ramsgate Harbour from the latest harbour authority surveys.




Includes significant safety-related information as follows: changes to depths in Ramsgate Harbour from the latest harbour authority surveys. Note: The changes on this new edition are mainly restricted to the Ramsgate Plan. A further new edition of 1828 is to be published very soon which will include a British Government survey of the Goodwin Sands.


Includes significant safety-related information as follows: changes to depths in Brightlingsea Harbour and its approaches, from the latest harbour authority survey.

Week 53


ENGLAND - South East Coast - Margate Road - Buoy.


Delete:


Fl.R.5s at 51°24´·62N., 1°26´·00E.


Notice 6627 refers


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C8 and Meridian ID10


Notice 6627 of 2015.pdfNotice 6627 refers

Notice 6627.pdf

Image courtesy of Imray Chart C1 and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 323, 1183, 1607, 1610, 1828 and 2449

Imray Chart: C1, C8.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5606.2, 5605.8

Imray Leisure Folios:  2100.5, 2100.6


The port hand buoy at the diffuser at Foreness Point (north side of North Foreland) has been removed.



Week 53


NORTH SEA - Netherlands Sector - North Hinder Junction - Buoyage. Wreck. Radar beacon.


Delete:


VQ WRECK N BA at 51°52´·16N., 2°53´·77E.

VQ(3)5s WRECK E BA at 51°51´·32N., 2°55´·68E.

VQ(6)+LFl.10s WRECK S BA at 51°50´·69N., 2°54´·30E.

VQ(9)10s WRECK W RACON, and associated radar beacon, Racon (D) at 51°51´·32N., 2°52´·78E.

 at 51°51´·32N., 2°54´·28E.


Notice 6636 of 2015.pdfNotice 6636 refers

Notice 6636.pdf

Image courtesy of Imray Chart C30 and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1406, 1408 and 1630

Imray Chart: C30


Notice 2146 (Week 18) placed these cardinal buoys.  The cardinal buoys and the wreck are deleted.  There is no information that the previous west cardinal buoy has been restored yet.



Week 53


ENGLAND - East Coast - Sunk Inner - Shipwash - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 3, enclosed by 5m contour at 51°57´·65N., 1°37´·58E.  Delete depth, 17.3, close N


Notice 6674 of 2015.pdfNotice 6674 refers

Notice 6674.pdf

Image courtesy of Imray Chart C1 and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 2052

Imray Chart: C1.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.5

Imray Leisure Folios:  2000.1


This reduced depth at the eastern edge of the Shipwash indicates a small incursion there.


Week 52


ENGLAND - South East Coast - Goodwin Sands - South Sand Head - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 9.2, and extend 10m contour SW to enclose (a) 51° 08´·80N., 1° 28´·95E.  Delete depth, 7.5, close NE, delete depth, 13.1, close S


Notice 6581 of 2015.pdfNotice 6581 refers

Notice 6581.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C8 and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 323, 1828 and 1892

Imray Chart: C1

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5605.2, 5605.8

Imray Leisure Folios:  2100.5, 2100.6


Although this increases the depth close to where the Imray sounding is to the north-east, the depth on the UKHO chart shows the depth reduces to the south; but still probably not troubling leisure craft.



Week 52


FRANCE - North Coast - Approaches to Calais - Works. Explosives dumping ground.


Works to remove explosive devices are taking place within an area bounded by the following positions:


50° 58´·389N., 1° 50´·455E. (shore)

50° 58´·386N., 1° 50´·414E.

50° 58´·484N., 1° 50´·171E.

50° 58´·772N., 1° 50´·606E.

50° 58´·994N., 1° 51´·155E.

50° 59´·084N., 1° 51´·824E.

50° 59´·045N., 1° 52´·537E.

50° 58´·871N., 1° 52´·898E.

50° 58´·488N., 1° 53´·097E.

50° 58´·486N., 1° 53´·052E. (shore)


Navigation is prohibited within 500m of the works area.


An explosives dumping ground has been established in position 51° 00´·6N., 1° 52´·8E.


Mariners are advised to navigate with caution in the area.


Notice 6526(T) of 2015.pdfNotice 6526(T) refers

Notice 6526(T).jpg


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C8 and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 323, 1351 and 1892

Imray Chart: C1

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5605.2, 5605.10


Only a temporary notice of works but very close to the outer harbour and environs.  Worth keeping well clear!



Week 51


New Editions of Admiralty Charts published 17 December 2015


Chart 1350 - International Chart Series, France - North Coast, Dunkerque and Approaches.  1:20,000


Note: This chart is to be deleted from the list of charts affected by Notices 4640(T)/13 and 4403(P)/14. This chart remains affected by Notice 811(T)/12.



Includes changes to depths, wrecks and obstructions (A modified reproduction of INT1482 published by France).


Week 51


ENGLAND - East Coast - Inner Gabbard S - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 12.9 at 51° 50´·93N., 1° 52´·38E.  Delete depth, 14.7 , close S


Notice 6333 of 2015.pdfNotice 6333 refers

Notice 6333.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C1 and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1183, 1610 and 2052

Imray Chart: C1


Reduction of depth at the South Inner Gabbard but still of ample depth for sufficient water for leisure craft.



Week 51


ENGLAND - East Coast - Shipwash - Wreck.


Replace:


, with  at 51° 57´·73N., 1° 36´·80E.


Notice 6355 of 2015.pdfNotice 6355 refers

Notice 6355.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C1 and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1610 and 2052

Imray Chart: C1

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.5

Imray Leisure Folios:  2000.1


A reduction of the sounding over a wreck at the Shipwash but unlikely to hinder leisure craft.



Week 51


FRANCE - North Coast - Calais - Light.


Insert:


Dir.WG.12m1M at 50° 58´·254N., 1° 51´·200E. sectors at light as follows:


F.G 089·4° - 093·7° (4·3°)

Al.WG 093·7° - 094·3° (0·6°)

F.W 094·3° - 098·6° (4·3°)


Notice 6369 of 2015.pdfNotice 6369 refers

Notice 6369 amended.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C30 and Meridian ID10




Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1351

Imray Chart: C8(G)

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5605.12



A new light inside the Avant Port of Calais.  The lights are very limited in sectors width.



Week 51


6404(T)/15 BELGIUM - Wandelaar - Wreck. Restricted area. Buoyage.


Ongoing salvage operations are taking place on the wreck of Flinterstar, in position 51°24´·01N., 3°03´·72E.


The wreck is marked by the following cardinal buoys:


Buoy Type Designation Characteristic Position


North cardinal light-buoy Flinterstar-N Q Racon Mo(D) at 51°24´·12N., 3°03´·70E.

South cardinal light-buoy Flinterstar-S Q(6)+LFl.15s at 51°23´·94N., 3°03´·70E.


A restricted area, entry prohibited, radius 0·15M, has been established centred on the wreck.


A guard vessel is always on standby and can be contacted on VHF channels 16, 67 and 69 for the latest information.


Former Notice 5666(T)/15 is cancelled.


Notice 6404(T) of 2015.pdfNotice 6404(T) refers

Notice 6404(T).pdf

Image courtesy of Imray Chart C30 and Meridian ID10


Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1630, 1872, 1874 and 2449

Imray Chart: C30


Changes at the site of the Flinterstar wreck.  Two adjusted cardinals, north and south middle way in between the site of the wreck and a 0.15nm restricted area.


Guard vessel on standby.



Week 50


ENGLAND - Thames Estuary - Fisherman’s Gat - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 8.7 at 51°35´·45N., 1°21´·53E.  Delete depth, 9.2 , close N, 8.7, close SE or 9.1 , close NW according to various UKHO charts

depth, 8.9  at 51°35´·74N., 1°21´·17E.  Delete depth, 9.4, close SE or 9.3, close NW


Notice 6194 of 2015.pdfNotice 6194 refers

Notice 6194.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C1 and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1606, 1607 and 1975

Imray Chart: C1

Imray Leisure Folios:  2000.1, 2100.1


Two new reduced depths in the middle of Fisherman’s Gat but these will not trouble leisure craft (which are best used outside of the marked channel because of shipping and the Precautionary Zone).



Week 50


BELGIUM - Fairybank to Oostende and Zeebrugge - Marine Reserve. Restricted area. Note.


Insert:

limit of marine reserve, , joining:

51°12´·14N., 2°26´·90E. (E border)

51°16´·13N., 2°23´·44E.

51°24´·95N., 2°18´·77E. (N border)


Magenta on image


the accompanying note, MARINE RESERVES, centred on: 50°57´·88N., 2°17´·75E.

limit of marine reserve, , joining:

51°19´·32N., 2°21´·84E.  (E border)

51°27´·17N., 2°17´·63E.

51°29´·13N., 2°21´·84E.  (E border)

the accompanying note, MARINE RESERVES, centred on: 51°17´·88N., 1°04´·01E.


Blue on image


limit of marine reserve, , joining:

51°22´·20N., 2°20´·42E.  (S border)

51°27´·17N., 2°17´·63E.

51°31´·62N., 2°27´·12E.

51°28´·86N., 2°34´·68E.

51°22´·20N., 2°44´·40E.  (S border)

limit of restricted area, entry prohibited, pecked line, joining:

51°21´·63N., 3°13´·25E. (shore)

51°21´·62N., 3°13´·72E. (E border)


Red on image


limit of marine reserve, pecked line, joining:

51°08´·25N., 2°30´·32E.  (existing limit)

51°16´·13N., 2°23´·44E.

51°27´·17N., 2°17´·63E.

51°31´·62N., 2°27´·12E.

51°28´·86N., 2°34´·68E.

51°16´·75N., 2°52´·54E.  (existing limit)

limit of restricted area, entry prohibited, pecked line, joining: 51°21´·63N., 3°13´·26E.  (shore)

51°21´·60N., 3°14´·20E.

51°21´·11N., 3°13´·61E. (shore)


Yellow on image


limit of marine reserve, Ç MR Ç, joining:

51°08´·25N., 2°30´·32E.  (existing limit)

51°16´·13N., 2°23´·44E.

51°27´·17N., 2°17´·63E.

51°27´·25N., 2°17´·80E.  (N border)

and

51°27´·25N., 2°37´·05E.  (N border)

51°16´·75N., 2°52´·54E.  (existing limit)

limit of marine reserve, joining:

51°16´·75N., 2°52´·54E.  (existing limit)

51°24´·87N., 2°40´·52E.  (W border)


Brown on image


limit of restricted area, entry prohibited, pecked line, joining: 51°21´·63N., 3°13´·26E.  (shore)

51°21´·60N., 3°14´·20E.

51°21´·09N., 3°13´·61E.  (shore)


Green on image



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 323, 1610, 1630, 1872, 1873, 1874 and 2449

Imray Chart: C30

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5605.11


These marine reserves are a little confusing on the various UKHO charts as reported above.  But the general spread gives the sense.



Notice 6177 of 2015.pdfNotice 6177 refers

Notice 6177.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C30 and Meridian ID10

Week 50


ENGLAND - East Coast - River Thames - Thames Haven S - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 9.8, and extend 10m contour N to enclose 51°29´·798N., 0°29´·336E.  Delete depth, 13.2, close N


Notice 6243 of 2015.pdfNotice 6243 refers

Notice 6243.pdf

Image courtesy of Imray Chart C2 and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1186 and 2484

Imray Chart: C2

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5605.13

Imray Leisure Folios: 2100.3


Single reduced depth near to the West Blyth port hand buoy.  Unlikely to hinder leisure craft.


Week 49


ENGLAND - East Coast - The Wash - Lynn Deeps and Boston Deep - Legends.


Insert legend, Measuring Instruments - see NM 6066(T)/15, centred on: 53°01´·29N., 0°17´·98E.

52°59´·64N., 0°23´·88E.


Insert legend, Measuring Instruments - see NM 6066(T)/15, between: 53°00´·29N., 0°22´·43E.

52°58´·55N., 0°25´·80E.


Notice 6078 refers


6066(T)/2015 ENGLAND - East Coast - The Wash - Lynn Deeps, Boston Deep and Approaches to Boston - Measuring instruments.


Measuring instruments have been established temporarily in the positions shown below. They are attached to subsurface buoys all sitting approximately 3 metres above the sea bed. There is no indication of their location on the surface.


52°58´·29N., 0°26´·32E.

52°58´·56N., 0°25´·75E.

52°58´·77N., 0°25´·38E.

52°58´·98N., 0°25´·00E.

52°59´·18N., 0°24´·63E.

52°59´·39N., 0°24´·26E.

52°59´·59N., 0°23´·90E.

52°59´·80N., 0°23´·52E.

53°00´·01N., 0°23´·16E.

53°00´·22N., 0°22´·78E.

53°00´·41N., 0°22´·45E.

53°00´·63N., 0°22´·06E.

53°00´·68N., 0°17´·95E.

53°01´·01N., 0°17´·62E.

53°01´·35N., 0°17´·20E.

52°56´·13N., 0°05´·04E.


Mariners are advised to navigate with caution.


Notice 6078 and 6066(T) Combined.pdfNotice 6066(T) refers

Notice 6066 combined.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart Y9 and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 108 and 1200

Imray Chart: Y8

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5614.9, 5614.11


These measuring instruments are potentially tricky as they are sitting approximately 3m off the seabed.  The main collection at across the Lynn Deep but also with three across the Boston Deep and the one by the Dolly Peg light.



Week 49


ENGLAND - South East Coast - Goodwin Sands - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 4.7, enclosed by 5m contour 51°17´·14N., 1°33´·21E.  Delete depth, 14.1, close N

depth, 4.7,  at 51°16´·61N., 1°32´·99E.  Delete depth, 11, close NW

depth, 4.9, enclosed by 5m contour 51°16´·20N., 1°32´·74E.  Delete depth, 10.1, close NW of

depth, 4.8, and extend 5m contour NW to enclose 51°12´·93N., 1°30´·81E.  Delete depth, 7, close SE.


Replace:


depth, 24.5, with depth, 23.5 at 51°11´·32N., 1°42´·77E.  Delete depth, 25.5 , close N in Chart 1892

depth, 30.5, with depth 29.5, enclosed by 30m contour at 51°08´·97N., 1°40´·94E.


Notices 6157 of 2015.pdfNotice 6157 refers

Notice 6157 combined amended.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C8 and Meridian ID10























Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 323, 1828 and 1892

Imray Chart: Y8

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5614.9, 5614.11


Six new reduced depth – 3 off the eastern edge of the Goodwin Knoll, one off the eastern side of Trinity Bay and two reduced in the TSS west of the Sandettie.


Week 48


FRANCE - North Coast - Approaches to Dunkerque - Obstruction.


Insert:


 at 51° 03´·54N., 2° 08´·55E.


Notice 5922 of 2015.pdfNotice 5922 refers

Notice 5922.pdf

Image courtesy of Imray Chart C30 and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 323, 1350 and 1873

Imray Chart: C30


A wreck over 19m unlikely to trouble leisure craft.


Week 48


NORTH SEA - Netherlands Sector - Approaches to Europoort - Buoyage.


Amend:


MNW1 light-buoy to, LFl.G.8s 52° 06´·62N., 3° 30´·19E.

MW3 light-buoy to, LFl.G.5s 51° 54´·10N., 3° 24´·29E.


Notice 5936 of 2015.pdfNotice 5936 refers

Notice 5936.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C30 and Meridian ID10











Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 110, 122, 1406, 1408 and 1630

Imray Chart: C30


The starboard hand light buoy MNW 1 is moved to the starboard edge of the Maas Northwest TSS.


MW3 is ‘said’ to be amended but in fact remains in the same position as currently shown on the image.


















Week 47


No UKHO notices affecting monitored areas.



Week 46


ENGLAND - East Coast - Sunk Inner - Long Sand N - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 9.4, enclosed by 10m contour 51° 49´·99N., 1° 35´·81E.  Delete depth, 10.2, close SE.


Notice 5626 of 2015.pdfNotice 5626 refers

Notice 5626.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C1 and Meridian ID10.



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1183, 1975, 2052 and 2692

Imray Chart: C1

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.2, 5614.3

Imray Leisure Folios:  2000.1


A single reduction of depth for 9.4m for the Inner Sunk Precautionary Zone.



Week 46


BELGIUM - Wandelaar - Wreck. Restricted areas. Buoy.


Salvage operations are taking place on the wreck of Flinterstar, in approximate position 51° 24´·01N., 3° 03´·72E.


The wreck is marked by a north cardinal light-buoy, Mo(D) S3bis, in position 51° 24´·24N., 3° 03´·80E.


A restricted area, entry prohibited, has been established between buoys S3, S3bis, S5 and measuring post MOW-0.


Fishing is prohibited within a radius of 1M of the wreck.


Notice 5666(T) of 2015.pdfNotice 5666(T) refers

Notice 5666(T).pdf

Image courtesy of Imray Chart C30 and Meridian ID10.



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1630, 1872, 1874 and 2449

Imray Chart: C30


Temporary notice to set out the restricted area for the salvage of the MV Flinterstar



Week 45


ENGLAND - East Coast - Lowestoft Harbour - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 4, and extend 5m contour E to enclose 52° 28´·510N., 1° 45´·950E.

maintained depth, 3·7m, centred on: 52° 28´·390N., 1° 44´·699E.  Delete depth, 4, close S.


Notice 5580 of 2015.pdfNotice 5580 refers

Notice 5580.pdf

Image courtesy of Imray Chart C28 and Meridian ID10.





Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1535

Imray Chart: C28

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5614.2, 5614.3


This is UKHO confirmation of the Port of Lowestoft warning of reduction depth on the  approach.  (This also repeated the 3.4m depth previously warned in Port of Lowestoft No 6 of 2015).  


The maintained depth of 3.7m refers to adjacent the Yacht Basin.



Week 45


ENGLAND - East Coast - Approaches to Yarmouth - Caister Shoal NE - Depth.


Insert:


 depth, 1.6m, enclosed by 2m contour 52° 40´·89N., 1° 45´·57E.


Notice 5583 of 2015.pdfNotice 5583 refers

Notice 5583.pdf

Image courtesy of Imray Chart C28 and Meridian ID10.



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1534

Imray Chart: C28

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5614.2, 5614.5


New reduction of depth just north of the North Caister port hand buoy.



Week 44


New Edition of Admiralty Chart published 29 October 2015


Chart 1351 International Chart Series, France - North Coast, Approaches to Calais.  1:15,000


A Calais.  1:7,500


Chart 1872 North Sea, Dunkerque to Vlissingen.

1:100,000


A Nieuwpoort.  1:20,000

B Oostende.  1:15,000

C Zeebrugge.  1:20,000

D Blankenberge.  1:15,000



Includes changes to depths, wrecks, obstructions, anchorages and VTS limits. (A modified reproduction of INT1483 published by France).






Includes changes to depths, wrecks and buoyage. (A modified

reproduction of Belgian chart D11).


Week 44


ENGLAND - East Coast - Newarp Banks - Depths.

Source: UKHO


Note: This update is included in New Edition 1543, published 8th October 2015.


Insert:


depth, 8.8, enclosed by 10m contour at 52° 44´·04N., 1° 57´·65E.

depth, 8.7, enclosed by 10m contour 52° 43´·69N., 1° 57´·88E.  Delete depth, 9.1, close SE

depth, 5.3 at 52° 41´·21N., 1° 51´·02E.  Delete depth, 6.9 , close SW


Replace:


depth, 9.1, with depth, 8.7 at 52° 43´·4N., 1° 58´·0E.


Notice 5395 of 2015.pdfNotice 5395 refers

Notice 5395.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C28 and Meridian ID10.








Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 106, 1408 and 1504

Imray Chart: C28

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5614.2


Reduction of depths just to the east of the NE Cross Sand of the Newarps Banks.




The reduction of depth at 5.3m is a repeat from NtM 797 of 2015 and can be copied from Week 7 if you want it recopied.


Week 44


NETHERLANDS - Westkapelle W - Buoyage.


Note: This update is included in New Edition 1872, published 29th October 2015.


Insert:


GR 7 at 51° 31´·34N., 3° 24´·52E.

Amend:


designation of buoy to, GR 9 at 51° 30´·93N., 3° 24´·47E.


Notice 5444 of 2015.pdfNotice 5444 refers

Notice 5444.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C30 and Meridian ID10.



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1874

Imray Chart: C30


One revised and one new starboard unlit buoy for the West Westkapelle channel.


Week 44


BELGIUM - Blankenberge and Akkaertbank SE - Light. Radio reporting point.


Note: This update is included in New Edition 1872, published 29th October 2015.


Insert:


LNG Vessels, direction of vessel movement 053° at 51° 22´·14N., 2° 53´·46E.


Delete:


Fl(3)Y.20s10m4M at 51° 19´·29N., 3° 08´·18E.


Notice 5445 of 2015.pdfNotice 5445 refers

Notice 5445.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C30 and Meridian ID10.



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1874 and 2449

Imray Chart: C30


The radio reporting for LNG vessels are adjacent to the A1 safe water buoy approaching to Zeebrugge.


The light on the coast  east of Blankenberge is now deleted.


Week 43


ENGLAND - East Coast - River Thames - Long Reach - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 7.5 at 51° 28´·220N., 0° 14´·893E.  Delete depth, 8, close W.


Notice 5311 of 2015.pdfNotice 5311 refers

Notice 5311.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C2 and Meridian ID10.







Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 2151

Imray Chart: C2

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5606.14


A reduction in depth that should not affect leisure craft off the Esso Terminals on the north bank of the Thames.



Week 42


Admiralty Charts to be published 29 October 2015


Chart 1872 - North Sea, Dunkerque to Vlissingen.  1:100,000


A Nieuwpoort.  1:20,000

B Oostende.  1:20,000

C Zeebrugge.  1:20,000

D Blankenberge.  1:15,000





Includes changes to depths, wrecks and buoyage. (A modified

reproduction of Belgian chart D11).


Week 42


ENGLAND - East Coast - Thames Estuary - Middle Deep - Buoyage.


Insert:


Fl(2)G.10s Maplin Approach at 51° 39´·54N., 1° 09´·39E.

Fl.R.5s East Maplin at 51° 38´·29N., 1° 08´·86E.

Fl.G.5s Maplin Middle Bell at 51° 36´·78N., 1° 05´·50E.


Delete:


Fl(2)G.10s S Whitaker at 51° 40´·15N., 1° 09´·13E.

Fl.R.5s W Hook Middle at 51° 39´·18N., 1° 07´·91E.

Fl.G.5s Bell NE Maplin at 51° 37´·46N., 1° 04´·79E.


Notice 5165 of 2015.pdfNotice 5165 refers

Trinity House 23 of 2015.pdf



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1183, 1607 and 1975

Imray Chart: C1

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.2, 5607.3

Imray Leisure Folios 2100.1


This change was reported in advance by Trinity House in Week 35 and this is the UKHO reporting the amendments necessary to the charts of the area.




Week 41


ENGLAND - East Coast - Ray Sand Channel - Buoy.


Move:


Raysand Middle, from 51° 40´·00N., 0° 59´·00E. to 51° 40´·00N., 0° 59´·50E.


Notice 5043 of 2015.pdfNotice 5043 refers

Ray Sand V3 2015.pdf












Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1975

Imray Chart: Y17

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.3


This is a correction of an error in the placement of the Raysand Middle SWB which has always been on the 0° 59´·50E meridian.


Users of Imray charts will find their charts already correct.



Week 41


NETHERLANDS - Approaches to Europoort - Fouls.


Insert:


 at:


51° 53´·68N., 3° 27´·88E.

51° 56´·70N., 3° 48´·40E.

51° 57´·20N., 3° 46´·30E.


Notice 5072 of 2015.pdfNotice 5072 refers

Notice 5072.pdf



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 110, 122 and 1630

Imray Chart: C30


Three fouls within the shipping anchorages just south of the Maas West Inner TSS.  Unlikely to hinder leisure craft.



Week 41


ENGLAND - East Coast - River Thames - Erith Sands E - Depth.


Insert:


depth, 4.1, and extend 5m contour N to enclose 51° 29´·009N., 0° 13´·078E.  Delete depth, 4.5, close SE.


Notice 5131 of 2015.pdfNotice 5131 refers

Notice 5131.pdf




Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 2151 and 2484

Imray Chart: C2

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5606.14


A small reduction in depth on the edge of the main channel of the River Thames at Erith Rands.




Week 40


Admiralty Charts to be published 15 October 2015


Chart 1200 - International Chart Series, England - East Coast, The Wash Ports.  1:37,500

A Boston.  1:10,000

B Approaches To Boston.  1:20,000

C Continuation of The River Nene.  1:50,000

D Continuation of The River Nene To Wisbech.  1:50,000

E Lynn Cut Continued.  1:37,500

F King's Lynn.  1:10,000




Includes latest surveys and changes to buoyage in the approaches to Boston, King's Lynn and Wisbech.


Week 40


ENGLAND - East Coast - Approaches to Great Yarmouth - Foul.


Insert:


  at 52° 32´·60N., 1° 53´·60E.


Notice 4951 of 2015.pdfNotice 4951 refers

Notice 4951.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C28 and Meridian ID10.





Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1504 and 1535

Imray Chart: C28

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5614.2


This new Foul is at a depth that should not trouble leisure craft and is situated east of the approach to the Holm Channel.



Week 40


ENGLAND - East Coast - River Thames - Gravesend Reach W - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 7.3 at 51° 26´·988N., 0° 20´·846E.

Delete depth, 7.6, close N or depth, 8.8, close W depending upon chart.


Notice 4952 of 2015.pdfNotice 4952 refers

Notice 4952.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C2 and Meridian ID10.




Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1186, 2151 and 2484

Imray Chart: C2

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5606.14


New reduced depth off the Tilbury shore in Gravesend Reach.  Depth should not trouble leisure craft.


Week 40


ENGLAND - East Coast - Stanford Channel - Depths.


Replace:


depth, 6.7, with depth, 6.4 at 52° 26´·75N., 1° 47´·04E.


Notice 4984 of 2015.pdfNotice 4984 refers

Notice 4984.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C28 and Meridian ID10.



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1535

Imray Chart: C28

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5614.2


Small reduction in depth adjacent to the South Holm south cardinal buoy.



Week 39


Admiralty Charts to be published 8 October 2015


Chart 1543 England - East Coast, Winterton Ness to Orford Ness.  1:75,000



Includes changes to depths from the latest British Government, Commercial and Trinity House surveys.


Week 39


ENGLAND - East Coast - River Colne - Wivenhoe SW - Light.


Delete:


 at 51°51´·24N., 0°57´·10E.


Notice 4834 of 2015.pdfNotice 4834 refers

Notice 4834.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Leisure Folio Chart 2000.7 and Meridian ID10.



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 3741

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.7 and 2000.7A

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.10


Deletion of the Flashing Yellow light on the Ballast Quay at Wivenhoe.



Week 39


ENGLAND - South East Coast - Dover Strait - The Ridge W - Wreck.


Insert:

 

at 50°50´·08N., 1°13´·82E.


Notice 4881 of 2015.pdfNotice 4881 refers

Notice 4881.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C8 and Meridian ID10.



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1406, 1892, 2449 and 2451

Imray Chart: C8

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.10


A new wreck notification in the SW going lane in the Dover Straits just north of the Colbart SW south cardinal buoy.  At 24m, this will not trouble leisure craft.



Week 38


ENGLAND - South East Coast - Goodwin Sands - Gull Stream and North Sand Head - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 3.8, and extend 5m contour SW to enclose 51° 15´·32N., 1° 27´·79E.  Delete depth, 4.1, close NE.

depth. 7.4, and extend 10m contour NW to enclose 51° 16´·30N., 1° 28´·30E.  Delete depth, 11.1, close SW.

depth, 5.8, and extend 10m contour NW to enclose 51° 17´·12N., 1° 29´·09E.

depth, 8.6, and extend 10m contour E to enclose 51° 20´·13N., 1° 32´·86E.  Delete depth, 11.8, close E.


Notice 4689 of 2015.pdfNotice 4689 refers

Notice 4689.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray C8 and Meridian ID10.











Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 323 and 1828

Imray Chart: C8

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5605.9

Imray Leisure Folios 2100.6


Reduced depths on the eastern side of the Gull Stream but sufficiently deep not to trouble leisure craft.



Week 38


ENGLAND - East Coast - Medway Approach Channel - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 11.2 at 51°28´·083N., 0°49´·197E.

Replace depth, 8, with depth, 7 at 51°28´·051N., 0°49´·472E.


Notice 4741 of 2015.pdfNotice 4741 refers

Notice 4741.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Y18.1 and Meridian ID10.



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 3683

Imray Chart: Y18

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5606.9


Two reductions in depth in and alongside the Medway Approach Channel.  Neither should impede leisure craft.



Week 38


ENGLAND - East Coast - River Thames - The Warp SW - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 13.3 at 51°29´·34N., 0°52´·89E.  Delete depth, 13.9 , close E.

depth, 13.9 at 51°29´·07N., 0°54´·85E.


Notice 4745 of 2015.pdfNotice 4745 refers

Notice 4745.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray C1 and Meridian ID10.



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1185 and 1609

Imray Chart: C1

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5605.5

Imray Leisure Folios 2100.1 and 2100.2


Two reduced depths (but of sufficient depth not to hinder leisure craft) on the edge of the channel leading to the Yantlet Channel, River Thames.



Week 38


ENGLAND - East Coast - River Thames - Thames Haven - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 3.3, and extend 5m contour SE to enclose 51°30´·055N., 0°28´·362E.  Delete depth, 7.5, close E.

depth, 7.3 at 51°30´·108N., 0°28´·817E.  Delete depth, 9.6, close E

depth, 8.6, and extend 10m contour S to enclose 51°30´·288N., 0°30´·346E.  Delete depth, 12.7, close NE.


Notice 4765 of 2015.pdfNotice 4765 refers

Notice 4765.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray C2 and Meridian ID10.



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1186

Imray Chart: C2

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5605.5

Imray Leisure Folios 2100.1 and 2100.2


Reductions in depths off Thames Haven from where leisure craft should keep clear.


Week 38


BELGIUM - Blankenberge - Depths.


Shoal depths have been reported between the pier heads at Blankenberge, in the vicinity of position 51°18´·9N., 3°06´·5E.


Mariners are advised to navigate with caution in the area.


Notice 4796(T) of 2015.pdfNotice 4796(T) refers

Notice 4697(T).pdf


Image courtesy of Imray C30 and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1872 and 1874

Imray Chart: C30


Shoaling at the entrance to Blankenberge.  The area of concern is right in the middle of the entrance as indicated on the image below.  This is derived from Belgium Notices but no additional information  is available from those notices other than further information may be available from the MRCC Ostend.



Week 37



ENGLAND - East Coast - River Thames - Yantlet Channel - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 13.7 at 51° 30´·14N., 0° 36´·81E.  Delete depth, 14.5, close W.


Notice 4570 of 2015.pdfNotice 4570 refers

Notice 4570.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray C2 and Meridian ID10.








Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1185

Imray Chart: C2

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5606.8


A small reduction in depth which is unlikely to trouble leisure craft to the west of the Sea Reach No 7 buoy.



Week 37


ENGLAND - South Coast - Dover - Eastern Arm E - Buoyage.


Insert:


Fl.Y.4s at 51° 07´·330N., 1° 20´·650E.


Delete:


at 51° 07´·351N., 1° 20´·654E.


Notice 4635 of 2015.pdfNotice 4635 refers

Notice 4635.pdf




Image courtesy of Imray C8D and Meridian ID10.



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1698

Imray Chart: C8D

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5605.8 and 5605.14.


Very small move of a yellow special buoy just to the east and north of the Eastern entrance of Dover Harbour to the position shown marking an area of special interest.



Week 36


ENGLAND - East Coast - Harwich - The Shelf - River Stour - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 4.9, and extend 5m contour N to enclose 51°56´·973N., 1°17´·993E.  Delete depth, 6.5, close N.

depth, 4.5, and extend 5m contour N to enclose 51°56´·971N., 1°17´·021E.  Delete depth, 6.2, close E.

depth, 2.8 at 51°57´·165N., 1°16´·417E.  Delete depth, 3.5, close E.

depth, 5.3 at  51°57´·162N., 1°16´·174E.  Delete depth, 5.7, close N.

depth, 4.5, enclosed by 5m contour at 51°57´·112N., 1°14´·870E.  Delete depth, 5.3, close S, depth, 5.6, close NW and depth, 4.8, close W.


Notice 4463 of 2015.pdfNotice 4463 refers

Notice 4463.pdf

Image courtesy of Imray Y16 and Meridian ID10.



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1491 and 2693

Imray Chart: Y16

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.6, 5607.7

Imray Leisure Folios 2000.4


Five depth reductions in and around Harwich harbour and Shotley.



Week 36


ENGLAND - East Coast - The Wash - Outer Westmark Knock - Buoy.


Insert:


 VQ(3)5s East Knock at 52°52´·06N., 0°14´·66E.


Notice 4508 of 2015.pdfNotice 4508 refers

Notice 4508.pdf

Image courtesy of Imray Y9 and Meridian ID10.


















Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1200

Imray Chart: Y9

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5614.11


New east cardinal buoy at the Knock sand leading to the River Nene.



Week 36


NETHERLANDS - Westkapelle SE - Light.


Amend:


light to, F.22m12M at 51°30´·28N., 3°28´·41E.


Notice 4525 of 2015.pdfNotice 4525 refers

Notice 4525.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray C30 and Meridian ID10.



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1872

Imray Chart: C30


Change of light characteristics on the Westkapelle light north of Vlissingen.



Week 35


East Coast of England - Thames Estuary - Middle Deep


On or about 14th  September, 2015.


S. Whitaker Lighted Buoy

Amendment    :  To be moved to Latitude 51° 39’.536N., Longitude 001° 09’.393E., and to be renamed ‘Maplin Approach’.


W. Hook Middle Lighted Buoy.

Amendment     :  To be moved to Latitude 51º 38'.290N., Longitude 001º 08'.862E., and to be renamed ‘East Maplin’.


N.E. Maplin Lighted Buoy.

Amendment     :  To be moved to Latitude 51º 36'.776N., Longitude 001º 05'.501E., and to be renamed ‘Maplin Middle’.


Movements to be effected consequent upon a recent survey.


Image courtesy of Imray (Chart C1) and Meridian ID10


Trinity House NtM 23 of 2015 plus ack1.pdf


Trinity House Notices to Mariners No 23 of 2015

Three moves of buoys in the Middle Deep; effectively changing sides.  Note that these will occur on or about 14th September 2015.


Week 35


ENGLAND - East Coast - The Wash - Approaches to King’s Lynn - NM Block. Buoyage. Pilot boarding place.  Radio reporting point.


Insert:


 Fl.G.3s No 1 at (a) 52° 56´·00N., 0° 21´·50E.

 Fl(2)G.6s No 3 at 52° 55´·00N., 0° 21´·60E.


 direction of vessel movement 190° at 52° 54´·95N., 0° 21´·72E.

 Fl(2)R.6s No 2 at 52° 55´·00N., 0° 21´·90E.

the accompanying block, centred on: 52° 52´·5N., 0° 23´·6E.


Move:


 King’s Lynn, from: 52° 56´·33N., 0° 23´·19E. to close E of: (a) above


Delete:


  Fl(2)G.6s No 3 at 52° 55´·00N., 0° 23´·50E.

  Fl(2)R.6s No 2 at 52° 55´·00N., 0° 24´·00E.


Notice 4300 of 2015.pdfNotice 4300 refers

Notice 4300.pdf

Chart1200NM4300_week35_2015.pdf


Image 1 courtesy of Imray Y9 and Meridian ID10.

Image 2 is copyright of the UKHO

























Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 108, 1190 and 1200

Imray Chart: Y8

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5614.10


Changes in the buoyage in the approaches to Kings Lynn:



And a replacement block for Chart 1200


Week 35


ENGLAND - East Coast - Sunk Inner Precautionary Area - Light-vessel.


Amend Sunk Inner light-vessel to, Fl(5)11m12M at 51° 51´·0N., 1° 34´·8E.


Notice 4362 of 2015.pdfNotice 4362 refers

Notice 4362.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray C1 and Meridian ID10.











Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1183, 1406, 1408, 1610, 1975, 2052, 2182A and 2692

Imray Chart: C1

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.1, 5607.2

Imray Leisure Folios 2000.1


Simple change of light characteristics on the Sunk Inner light vessel.



Week 35


BELGIUM - North Hinder South TSS - Depth.


Insert:


depth, 19.2, enclosed by 20m contour at 51° 35´·33N., 2° 18´·17E.


Notice 4304 of 2015.pdfNotice 4304 refers

Notice 4304.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C30 and Meridian ID10.










Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1601, 1630, 1872 and 2449

Imray Chart: C30


A new reduced depth in the middle zone between the lanes at the North Hinder South TSS.  This depth is unlikely to hinder leisure craft.



Week 35


FRANCE - North Coast - Calais NW - Waiting area. Note.


Insert:


maritime limit, pecked line, joining:

(a) 51° 00´·00N., 1° 44´·20E. (existing limit)

(b) 51° 01´·00N., 1° 45´·84E.  

 51° 01´·00N., 1° 48´·53E.   

(c) 50° 58´·89N., 1° 45´·09E.

and

51° 02´·15N., 1° 51´·80E. (existing limit)

51° 02´·10N., 1° 51´·80E.

51° 01´·00N., 1° 48´·53E.   

legend, Waiting Area (see Note), within: (a)-(c) above


Replace:


the existing note, APPROACH CHANNELS AND WAITING AREA FRENCH REGULATIONS, with the accompanying note, APPROACH CHANNELS AND WAITING AREAS FRENCH REGULATIONS, centred on: 50° 59´·18N., 2° 10´·37E.


Delete:


maritime limit, pecked line, joining: (a) above 51° 00´·00N., 1° 45´·15E. and

51° 02´·15N., 1° 51´·80E. (existing limit)


Notice 4387 of 2015.pdfNotice 4387 refers

Notice 4387.pdf






Affects


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 323, 1610, 1892 and 2449

Imray Chart: C30

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5605.2, 5605.10

Imray Leisure Folios 2100.6


Redefinition of the waiting area north of Calais for shipping.  Note that the two buoy moves indicated occurred back in Week 9 vide NtM 1063 of 2015.


Week 34


ENGLAND - East Coast - Lowestoft Harbour - NM Block. Depths.


Insert:

The accompanying block, centred on: 52° 28´·385N., 1° 44´·725E.

depth, 2.7 at 52° 28´·435N., 1° 44´·051E.  Delete depth, 3.5, close NW


Notice 4183 of 2015.pdfNotice 4183 refers

Chart1535NM4183_week34_2015.pdf


Image copyright is the UKHO



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1535


The UKHO has issued a replacement block for their chart 1535 for part of the inner harbour area.


















The revised depth is within Lake Lothing.


Week 34


ENGLAND - East Coast - The Would - Depths. Wreck.


Insert:


depth, 11.6 at 52°52´·56N., 1°34´·22E.  Delete depth, 13.1, close N.

depth, 8.1, and extend 10m contour SW to enclose 52°52´·72N., 1°45´·28E.  Delete depth, 12.6, close NW.

depth, 13.9 at 52°54´·14N., 1°32´·17E.  Delete depth, 14.4, close S

depth, 19.3, enclosed by 20m contour at 52°54´·46N., 1°37´·49E.  Delete depth, 20.6, close S.

depth, 10.2, and extend 15m contour SW to enclose 52°56´·23N., 1°40´·09E.  Delete depth, 17.1, close N.

depth, 19.1, and extend 20m contour SW to enclose 52°58´·34N., 1°34´·26E.  Delete depth, 19.6, close NE.



Replace:


with   at 52°57´·75N., 1°36´·83E.


Notice 4193 of 2015.pdfNotice 4198 refers

Notice 4198.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C28 and Meridian ID10.



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 106, 1503 and 1504

Imray Chart: C28

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5614.6


Some extensive revised depths on the Would and on the edge of the Haisborough Sands. Notice 1939 published earlier this year also added some reduced depths on the edge of the Haisborough Sands and for convenience they are included in the image below:



Week 34


ENGLAND - East Coast - Shipwash E - Obstruction.


Insert:


   at 51°57´·98N., 1°46´·57E.


Notice 4240 of 2015.pdfNotice 4240 refers

Notice 4240.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C28 and Meridian ID10.




Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 2052

Imray Chart: C28.


This new obstruction is substantially out at sea and at a depth which is unlikely to hinder leisure craft..



Week 33


Admiralty Charts to be published 27 August 2015


Chart 1873 - International Chart Series, North Sea, Dunkerque to Oostende.  1:60,000

A Oostende.  1:15,000

B Nieuwpoort.  1:20,000


Chart 1874 - International Chart Series, North Sea, Westerschelde, Oostende to Westkapelle.  1:60,000

A Vlissingen.  1:25,000

B Zeebrugge.  1:20,000

C Brugge .  1:15,000



Includes changes to depths and buoyage. (A modified reproduction of INT1480 published by Belgium).




Includes changes to depths and buoyage. (A modified reproduction of INT1474 published by Belgium).


Week 32


3983(T)/15 BELGIUM - Approaches to Oostende - Submarine pipeline.


A submarine pipeline, consisting of both floating and submerged sections, has been established joining the following positions:


51° 10´·92N., 2° 46´·81E.

51° 10´·62N., 2° 47´·09E.


Mariners are requested not to fish or anchor in the vicinity of the pipeline and to pass at a safe distance.


Notice 3983(T) of 2015.pdfNotice  3983(T) refers

Notice 3983(T).pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C30 and Meridian ID10.



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1872 and 1873

Imray Chart: C30.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5605.11


Although described in the notice as the approach to Oostende, this floating pipeline is actually closer to Nieuwpoort being to the east of the town close to shore.



Week 32


4036(T)/15 NETHERLANDS - Approaches to Vlissingen - Buoyage. Depths.


Due to dredging operations, the buoyage in the approaches to Vlissingen has changed. The following light-buoys have been moved:


Light-buoy Characteristic New position

OG 14          VQ.R               51° 27´·23N., 3° 31´·74E.

OG 12        Iso.R.4s          51° 27´·43N., 3° 31´·88E.


A port-hand lateral buoy, OG 10A, has been established in position 51° 27´·81N., 3° 31´·27E.


The yellow buoy, Westduin, has been removed from position 51° 27´·39N., 3° 31´·69E.


Depths exist in the following positions:


Depth Position

6·6m 51° 27´·32N., 3° 31´·48E.

6·2m 51° 26´·40N., 3° 33´·75E.

Mariners are advised to navigate with caution in the area.


Former Notice 3618(T)/15 is cancelled.


Notice 4036(T) of 2015.pdfNotice 4036(T) refers

Notice 4036(T).pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C30 and Meridian ID10.


Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 120, 1872, 1874, 8011 and 8012

Imray Chart: C30.


This notice adds to previous temporary notices that have been published but only adds one new change to those previously notified which is a move to OG12.  The culmulative effect is as illustrated.



Week 31


ENGLAND - East Coast - The Swale - Wreck. Buoy.

Insert:


 PA at 51° 21´·30N., 0° 52´·60E

  Q Uplees at 51° 21´·31N., 0° 52´·69E.


Notice 3815 of 2015.pdfNotice 3815 refers

Notice 3815.pdf


Images courtesy of Imray Chart 2100.4 and Meridian ID10.



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 2482, 2571 and 2572

Imray Chart: 2100.4.


This is UKHO confirmation of a previous Peel Ports local notice concerning the sunken fishing vessel in the Swale.



Week 31


ENGLAND - Thames Estuary - The Warp S, Mouse Channel S and E - Anchorage area. Legends. Pilot

boarding place.


Insert:


limit of anchorage area, pecked line, joining:

51°30´·81N., 1°00´·95E. (existing limit)

51°31´·26N., 1°00´·54E.

51°30´·89N., 0°59´·35E. (existing limit)

legend, Mouse , centred on: 51°30´·63N., 0°59´·44E.

legend, Alice, at buoy 51°32´·42N., 1°04´·25E.

Warp Boarding at 51°29´·97N., 0°55´·41E.


Delete:


former limit of anchorage area, pecked line, and associated legend, Mouse joining:


51°30´·81N., 1°00´·95E

51°31´·31N., 1°02´·79E.

51°31´·94N., 1°02´·36E.

51°31´·19N., 0°59´·70E.

51°30´·89N., 0°59´·35E

Boarding London and Medway at 51°29´·75N., 0°55´·00E.


Notice 3835 of 2015.pdfNotice 3835 refers

Notice 3835.pdf


Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1183, 1607 and 1609

Imray Chart: C1.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5606.2

Imray Leisure Folios: 2100.1


Alteration of the size of the Mouse anchorage, a new Pilot boarding area for the Warp and the naming of the Danger mark in the mouse channel.



Images courtesy of Imray Chart C1 and Meridian ID10.









Week 30


ENGLAND - East Coast - Approaches to Wells Harbour - Buoyage. Legend.


Insert:


Q(9)15s at 52°59´·69N., 0°50´·33E.

legend, DEPTHS AND AIDS TO NAVIGATION (see Note), centered on: 52°59´·54N., 0°50´·40E.


Delete:


Q(9)15s at 52°59´·64N., 0°51´·00E.

 Q.R West Bar at 52°59´·53N., 0°51´·08E.

 Fl.R.3s East Bar at 52°59´·39N., 0°51´·11E.

Fl.G.3s No 1 at 52°59´·33N., 0°51´·02E.

Fl.R.3s No 2 at 52°59´·20N., 0°50´·90E.

Fl.G.3s No 5 at 52°58´·96N., 0°50´·57E.

Fl(2)R.5s Wells Harbour at 52°59´·64N., 0°50´·74E.


Notice 3709 of 2015.pdfNotice 3709 refers

Notice 3709 combined.pdf

Images courtesy of Imray Chart Y9, Meridian ID10 and Wells Harbour Master.












Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 108, 1190 and 1503

Imray Chart: Y9.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5614.7


This UKHO notice removes many of the local buoys within Wells Harbour and changes the principle mark outside the harbour as illustrated.  The second image is taken from the Wells Harbour web site today (with apologies for the definition quality which is beyond my control).



Week 30


ENGLAND - East Coast - Walton Backwaters - Hamford Water - Buoy.

Insert:


  No 4A at 51°53´·930N., 1°15´·790E.


Notice 3730 of 2015.pdfNotice 3730 refers

HHA21.pdf

Image courtesy of Imray Chart Y16 and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 2695

Imray Chart: Y16.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.13

Imray Leisure Folio No 2000.4


UKHO confirmation of the notice published by Harwich Haven a few weeks ago.  A new buoy (4a) on the approaches to Hamford Water.



Week 30


ENGLAND - East Coast - Cromer N, E and SE - Depths. Wreck.


Insert:


depth, 6.9 at 52°53´·40N., 1°28´·37E.  Delete depth, 11.4, close N

depth, 6.5 at 52°53´·14N., 1°28´·38E.  Delete depth, 7.6, close E

depth, 9, enclosed by 10m contour at 52°52´·94N., 1°29´·15E.  Delete depth, 10.9, close E.

depth, 4.5, and extend 5m contour NE to enclose 52°56´·39N., 1°21´·21E.


Replace:


depth, 4.4 , with depth, 3.4 at 52°54´·86N., 1°23´·71E.

with at 53°00´·95N., 1°15´·04E.


Notice 3773 of 2015.pdfNotice 3773 refers

Notice 3773 combined.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C28 and Meridian ID10


























Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 106, 108, 1408, 1503 and 1504

Imray Chart: C28.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5614.7


Reduced depths off Cromer.




Week 30


FRANCE - North Coast - Dyck Occidental and Dunkerque Port Ouest - Buoyage. Lights. Wreck.


Insert:


Q.R DW 6 at (a) 51°02´·81N., 2°00´·80E.  Delete   VQ.R DW 6, close SE of: (a) above



Amend:


light to, Dir Iso.4s15m17M (F Day) at 51°01´·67N., 2°11´·92E.

light to, Dir Iso.4s29m17M (F Day) at 51°01´·51N., 2°12´·37E.


Move:


Dyck Fl.R.4s and associated Automatic Identification System, AIS, and radar beacon, Racon(B), from: 51°02´·99N., 1°51´·79E. to: 51°02´·90N., 1°51´·78E.

Fl.G.4s RCE and associated Automatic Identification System, AIS, from: 51°02´·45N., 1°53´·23E.to: 51°02´·29N., 1°52´·98E.


Replace:


with at 51°01´·29N., 1°53´·38E.


Notice 3789 of 2015pdf.pdfNotice 3789 refers

Notice 3789.pdf



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 323, 1350, 1351, 1406, 1610, 1872, 1892 and 2449.

Imray Chart: C30.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5614.7


Some small moves of some of the buoys marking the approach to Dunkerque and a change of light characteristics within the commercial harbour.




Image courtesy of Imray Chart C30 and Meridian ID10
















Week 29


ENGLAND - East Coast - River Thames - Thames Tidal Barrier W - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 4.5 , enclosed by 5m contour at 51° 29´·811N., 0° 01´·752E.  Delete depth, 5.3 close SW and depth, 7.6 close N


depth, 3.9 , and extend 5m contour S to enclose 51° 29´·828N., 0° 01´·688E.  Delete depth, 6.1, 6.4 or 5.3 according to chart close SW


Notice 3609 of 2015.pdfNotice 3609 refers

Notice 3609.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C2 and Meridian ID10







Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 2484 and 3337

Imray Chart: C2.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5606.14


Two new reductions in depth to the west of the Thames Barrier.




Week 29


BELGIUM - Westhinder E - Foul.


Insert    51°24´·89N., 2°34´·98E.


Notice 3608 of 2015.pdfNotice 3608 refers

Notice 3014b.pdf

Image courtesy of Imray Chart C30 and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1872 and 1873

Imray Chart: C30.


This is a repeat of Notice 3014 from week 24 but this time to update charts 1872 and 1873 that were omitted from that notice.



Week 29


NETHERLANDS - Vlissingen - Buoyage. Virtual aids to navigation.


Insert:

GvW 2 at 51°31´·02N., 3°20´·39E.  Delete GvW 2, close SW

 GvW 4 at 51°30´·35N., 3°21´·77E. Delete  GvW 4, close SE

GvW 6 at 51°29´·89N., 3°23´·36E.

symbol, virtual aid to navigation, starboard-hand topmark, V-AIS GvW 1 at 51°30´·01N., 3°21´·50E.

symbol, virtual aid to navigation, starboard-hand topmark, V-AIS GvW 3 at 51°29´·85N., 3°22´·63E.

symbol, virtual aid to navigation, starboard-hand topmark, V-AIS GvW 5 at 51°29´·30N., 3°23´·73E.  Delete GvW 6, close NE


Notice 3658 of 2015.pdfNotice 3658 refers

Notice 3658.pdf



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 120, 1872, 1874, 8011 and 8012

Imray Chart: C30.


This is formal establishment of Notice 652(T) from week 7 with the slight change in that the symbol for the port hand marks has changed to that shown below.




Image courtesy of Imray Chart C30 and Meridian ID10


Week 28


ENGLAND - East Coast - River Thames - Creekmouth - Light-beacon.


Insert:


 Q(6)+LFl.15s at 51° 30´·827N., 0° 05´·700E.


Notice 3523 of 2015.pdfNotice 3523 refers

Notice 3523.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C2 and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 2151 and 3337

Imray Chart: C2.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5605.14


New light beacon to the west side of the entrance to Creekmouth


Week 27


No UKHO notices this week affecting monitored areas.


Week 26


ENGLAND - South Coast - Dover - Eastern Docks - Fouls.

Insert::


at 51° 07´·558N., 1° 20´·120E.

 at 51° 07´·576N., 1° 20´·192E.


Notice 3178 of 2015.pdfNotice 3178 refers

Notice 3178.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C8D and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1698

Imray Chart: C8.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5605.14

Imray Leisure Folio 2100.7.


Two fouls either side of the root of Pier C in the Eastern Ferry Terminal at Dover.



Week 26


NETHERLANDS - Westkapelle - Light.


Amend:


sectors at light, Oc.WRG.6s10m6M, at 51° 31´·59N., 3° 26´·05E. as follows:


G 036·5° - 147·5° (111°)

W 147·5° - 168·5° (21°)

R 311·5° - 330·5° (19°)

W 330·5° - 348·5° (18°)


Remaining sectors unchanged


Notice 3214 of 2015.pdfNotice 3214 refers

Notice 3214.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C30 and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1874

Imray Chart: C30.


Changes to the light sectors to the Westkapelle coastal light (Walcheren, Holland).



Week 26


ENGLAND - East Coast - Docking Shoal and Burnham Ridge E - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 1.7, enclosed by 2m contour at 53° 05´·05N., 0° 35´·52E.  Delete depth, 2.7, close NE

depth, 3.5 at 53° 06´·76N., 0° 38´·21E.

depth, 2.2 at 53° 07´·24N., 0° 36´·92E.

depth, 3.2 at 53° 10´·63N., 0° 43´·39E.  Delete depth, 4, close SE and depth, 4.2, close NW

depth, 4.6, enclosed by 5m contour at 53° 08´·38N., 0° 46´·04E.  Delete depth, 5.7, close W and depth, 5.8, close E.


Notice 3255 of 2015.pdfNotice 3255 refers

Notice 3255.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C8D and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 108 and 1190

Imray Chart: Y9.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5614.8, 5614.9


Five reduction in depths on the Docking Shoal in the Wash.



Week 25


ENGLAND - Thames Estuary - Kentish Knock E - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 23.5 at 51° 41´·94N., 1° 44´·70E.  Delete depth, 27.5 , close NW.


Replace:


depth, 23, with depth, 22.5 at 51° 39´·96N., 1° 46´·54E.

depth, 27, with depth, 26.5 at 51° 42´·85N., 1° 45´·77E.


Notice 3040 of 2015.pdfNotice 3040 refers

Notice 3040.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C1 and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1183, 1406, 1610 and 2449

Imray Chart: C1.


Three new depths in the Sunk Separation Scheme South but unlikely to hinder leisure craft.



Week 25


ENGLAND - East Coast - Winterton Ridge S - Depth.


Insert:


depth, 13.4 at 52°42´·7N., 2°02´·5E.  Delete depth, 15.3 , close NW.


Notice 3043 of 2015.pdfNotice 3043 refers

Notice 1400.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C28 and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1408.

Imray Chart: C28

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5614.2


This is a repeat of one new depth that was reported vide NtM 1400 back in week 12.  This appears to have been repeated to deal with changes to chart 1408 which was not included in the previous notice.  The image is a repeat of the five reductions of depth on the Newarp Banks listed in Notice 1400 (see Week 12).  These depths should not hinder leisure craft.  The illustration also covers the area affected by notice 55 and 797 of 2015 so the changes by this notice are shown in magenta ink and the changes by the other previous two notices in blue ink.


Week 25


ENGLAND - Thames Estuary - Oaze SW - Buoy.


Move:


Q.G Oaze Bank, from: 51°29´·36N., 0°56´·95E.

to: 51°29´·18N., 0°56´·77E.


Notice 3098 of 2015.pdfNotice 3098 refers

Notice 3098.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C1 and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1183, 1607 and 1609

Imray Chart: C1.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5606.2

Imray Leisure Folio 2100.1


A small move south west of the Oaze Bank starboard hand buoy as previously reported by Trinity House NtM No 7.



Week 25


ENGLAND - Thames Estuary - North Mouse E and Knob Gat NW - Buoyage.


Insert:


Fl(2)5s at 51°32´·33N., 1°04´·22E.

Fl(2)R.5s Barrow No 12 at 51°33´·24N., 1°05´·94E.


Delete:


former Fl(2)R.5s Barrow No 12 at 51°32´·77N., 1°04´·12E.


Notice 3121 of 2015.pdfNotice 3121 refers

Notice 3121.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C1 and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1183, 1607 and 1609

Imray Chart: C1.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5606.2

Imray Leisure Folio 2100.1


This is UKHO confirmation of the Trinity House NtM No 10 of 2015 moving the Barrow No 12 port hand buoy eastwards and inserting a new danger mark over a shallow wreck in the Mouse channel.  Note that a previous notice has reduced the depth over this wreck to 2.7m.



Week 25


NORTH SEA - Netherlands Sector - TSS Maas West Inner - Fouls.


Insert:


at 52°00´·67N., 3°31´·67E.

at 52°01´·22N., 3°29´·14E.


Notice 3137 of 2015.pdfNotice 3137 refers

Notice 3137.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C30 and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 110, 122 and 1630

Imray Chart: C30.


Two fouls in the Anchorage at the Maas West Inner Anchorage.  The depth means these are unlikely to hinder leisure craft.



Week 24


BELGIUM - Koksijde-Bad N to Zeebrugge NE - Depths.


Depths less than charted exist in the approaches to Nieuwpoort, Oostende and Zeebrugge. The most significant depths are as follows:


Depth Position

2·6m 51°17´·02N., 2°34´·25E.

1·9m 51°11´·34N., 2°34´·41E.

*3·1m 51°16´·20N., 2°41´·92E.

2·7m 51°13´·66N., 2°46´·25E.

11·8m 51°18´·19N., 2°46´·31E.

4·9m 51°16´·98N., 2°49´·71E.

2·7m 51°17´·26N., 2°50´·69E.

8m 51°20´·01N., 2°51´·22E.

13·2m 51°22´·91N., 2°54´·06E.

9·8m 51°23´·83N., 2°57´·85E.

9·9m 51°24´·10N., 2°57´·95E.


Mariners are advised to navigate with caution in the area.


These and other changes will be included in the next New Edition of Charts 1872, 1873 and 1874.


Former Notice 1425(P)/15 is cancelled. (WGS84 Datum)


Notice 2857(P) of 2015.pdfNotice 2857(P)  refers

Notice 2857(P).pdf



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1872, 1973 and 1874

Imray Chart: C30.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5605.11

Imray Leisure Folio 2100.6


A little bit of a mystery.  All but one of the new depths has already been notified vide Notice 1425(P) in week 12.  The one new entry is indicated by the star and only this is plotted on the image.  Please see the images in Week 12 for the previous ‘new’ depths.



Image courtesy of Imray Chart C30 and Meridian ID10

Week 24


ENGLAND - Thames Estuary - Kentish Flats Wind Farm - Wind farm. Buoyage. Legend.


Insert:


limit of wind farm, pecked line, joining:

(a) 51° 28´·11N., 1° 03´·19E. (existing limit)

(b) 51° 27´·98N., 1° 01´·97E.

(c) 51° 26´·29N., 1° 04´·09E.

(d) 51° 26´·72N., 1° 08´·58E.

(e) 51° 27´·14N., 1° 08´·03E. (existing limit)


legend, Under construction (2015), within: (a)-(e) above

 Q at 51° 28´·23N., 1° 02´·19E.

Q(9)15s at 51° 26´·29N., 1° 03´·71E.

 Q(3)10s at 51° 26´·72N., 1° 08´·58E.


Notice 2914 of 2015.pdfNotice 2914 refers

Notice 2914.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C1 and Meridian ID10


Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1183, 1606, 1607 and 1609

Imray Chart: C1.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5606.2, 5606.5

Imray Leisure Folios 2100.1


Work on the extension to the Kentish Flats Wind Farm has started and is expected to be completed this summer.  This notice extends the limits of the wind farm to include the extension and gives notices of the three cardinal buoys placed to mark the work area – to be avoided during construction.




Week 24


NETHERLANDS - Vlissingen NE - Buoyage.


Insert:


 Iso.G.8s OG 17A at 51° 28´·50N., 3° 30´·22E.


Move:


 VQ(3)5s OG-DL, from: 51° 28´·20N., 3° 30´·59E.

to: 51° 27´·85N., 3° 30´·75E.

 VQ.G OG 19, from: 51° 27´·49N., 3° 30´·82E.

to: 51° 27´·34N., 3° 30´·98E.

 Iso.G.4s OG 21, from: 51° 27´·13N., 3° 31´·39E.

to: 51° 27´·05N., 3° 31´·53E.


Notice 2953 of 2015.pdfNotice 2953 refers


NETHERLANDS - Approaches to Vlissingen - Buoyage. Depths.


Due to dredging operations, the buoyage in the approaches to Vlissingen has changed. The following light-buoys have been moved:


Light-buoy      Characteristic      New position

OG 14            VQ.R                51° 27´·23N., 3° 31´·74E.

SG-W             VQ(3)5s           51° 26´·30N., 3° 33´·95E.

SG 3               Iso.G.4s           51° 26´·72N., 3° 33´·21E.

OG 12             Iso.R.4s           51° 27´·43N., 3° 31´·38E.


The yellow buoy, Westduin, has been removed from position 51° 27´·39N., 3° 31´·69E.


Depths exist in the following positions:


Depth Position

6·6m 51° 27´·32N., 3° 31´·48E.

6·2m 51° 26´·40N., 3° 33´·75E.


Former Notice 1294(T)/15 is cancelled (WGS84 Datum)


Notice 2955(T) of 2015.pdfNotice 2955(T) refers

Notice 2955(T).pdf


Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 120, 1872 and 1874

Imray Chart: C30.


This and the following notice are combined into one image.  This notice deals with one new buoy and three moves in the buoyed channel off Kaapduinen, Holland (note only the new and moved buoys are shown in the image).  The second notice details four further moves and two new depths in the same channel.


 




Image courtesy of Imray Chart C30 and Meridian ID10


Week 24


ENGLAND - Thames Estuary - Kentish Flats and Pan Sand - Depths. Drying height.


Insert:

drying height, 0.8 , and extend 0m low water line S to enclose 51° 28´·18N., 1° 10´·18E.

depth, 0.8 , and extend 2m contour S to enclose 51° 28´·03N., 1° 08´·66E.  Delete depth, 1.4 , close NW

depth, 0.2 , enclosed by 2m contour 51° 27´·79N., 1° 11´·93E.  Delete depth, 4.1 , close E

depth, 2.9 at 51° 26´·96N., 1° 08´·35E.  Delete depth, 3.8 , close SE


Notice 2961 of 2015.pdfNotice 2961 refers

Notice 2961.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C1 and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1606, 1607 and 1609

Imray Chart: C1.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5606.2, 5606.5

Imray Leisure Folios 2100.1


Reduced depths and a new drying height on the Pan Sand.  Note that the image includes partial detail from Notice 2914.



Week 24


ENGLAND - East Coast - The Wash - Approaches to Boston - Roger Sand E and W - Buoyage.


Move:


LFl.10s Boston Roads, from: 52° 57´·60N., 0° 16´·29E. to: 52° 57´·69N., 0° 15´·96E.

Fl.G.3s No1, from: 52° 57´·89N., 0° 15´·16E.

to: 52° 57´·93N., 0° 15´·42E.

Fl.G.3s No 9, from: 52° 57´·58N., 0° 08´·36E. to: 52° 57´·50N., 0° 08´·19E.


Notice 3003 of 2015.pdfNotice 3003 refers

Notice 3003.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart Y9 and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 108 and 1200

Imray Chart: CY9.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5614.9


Buoy moves in the Boston approach channel


Week 24


BELGIUM - Westhinder E, Lodewijkbank N and Vlakte van de Raan. - Obstruction.  Fouls.


Insert:


at 51° 26´·82N., 3° 05´·21E.

 at 51° 24´·89N., 2° 34´·98E.

at 51° 39´·27N., 2° 53´·84E.


Notice 3014 of 2015.pdfNotice 3014 refers

Notice 3014 combined.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C30 and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1406, 1630, 1874 and 2449

Imray Chart: C30.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5605.11

Imray Leisure Folio 2100.6


Three seabed obstructions/Fouls but in places and at depths that should not trouble leisure craft.



Week 24


COASTAL ROUTE - DE PANNE-OOSTENDE -

VICINITY NIEUWPOORT - YACHTING BUOY KYCN ESTABLISHED


Yachting buoy “KYCN”, with light character Fl.Y.5s, is temporarily established in position 51°09,88’N 002°43,00’E.


This special marking buoy is a yellow pillar with radar reflector and a yellow lying cross as topmark.


Belgium Notice 09/123(T)  refers


Belgium 09 123.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C30 and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1872, 1873 and 1874

Imray Chart: C30.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5605.11

Imray Leisure Folio 2100.6


Yachting buoy established to the east of Nieuwpoort entrance



Week 24


PORT OF NIEUWPOORT – SHOALS


Because of shoals observed in the port of Nieuwpoort, two yellow buoys fitted with a lying cross as topmark have been established in position


51°08,49’N 002°44,38’E, and

51°08,48’N 002°44,39’E.


Shipping is requested to pass with caution.


Belgium Notice 09/124(T)  refers

Belgium 09 124.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C30 and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1872.

Imray Chart: C30.


Two new special marks within Nieuwpoort harbour marking shoals.



Week 23


BELGIUM - Bligh Bank - Restricted area. Wind turbine. Light.


Insert:


limit of restricted area, entry prohibited, pecked line, joining: (a) 51° 41´·64N., 2° 50´·25E. (existing limit)

51° 41´·41N., 2° 50´·79E.

51° 40´·90N., 2° 50´·48E.

(b) 51° 41´·04N., 2° 49´·89E. (existing limit)


Move:


symbol, wind turbine, Mo(U)Y.15s Horn Mo(U)15s from: 51° 41´·54N., 2° 49´·74E. to: 51° 41´·30N., 2° 50´·19E.


Delete:


former limit of restricted area, entry prohibited, pecked line, joining: (a) above and (b) above


Notice 2751 of 2015.pdfNotice 2751

Notice 2751.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C2 and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1406 and 1630

Imray Chart: C30.


A small extension to the prohibited area surrounding the Belwind Wind Farm on the Bligh Bank in Belgium waters: note it is not permitted to transit through Wind Farms in Belgium waters).  Move of the fog signal to a turbine within the newly defined area.



Week 23


ENGLAND - East Coast - The Wash - Approaches to Boston - Depths.


The latest Port of Boston surveys show that numerous depths less than charted exist in the approaches to Boston. The most significant are as follows:


Depth     Position

0.8m 52° 57´·10N., 0° 07´·98E.

0.3m 52° 56´·61N., 0° 07´·13E.

0.1m 52° 56´·53N., 0° 06´·81E.

0.5m 52° 56´·45N., 0° 06´·48E.


Drying height    Position

0.2m 52° 56´·95N., 0° 07´·76E.

1.9m 52° 56´·21N., 0° 07´·04E.

3.2m 52° 56´·07N., 0° 05´·97E.

2.1m 52° 56´·01N., 0° 06´·71E.


Mariners are advised to navigate with caution in the area.


These changes will be included in a New Edition of Chart 1200 to be published in due course.


Notice 2763(P) of 2015.pdfNotice 2763(P)/15 refers

Notice 2763(P).pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C2 and Meridian ID10


Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1200

Imray Chart: C30.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5614.12


Reductions in depth and drying heights in and around the approaches to Boston.  Worth checking if you use this channel.



Week 22


ENGLAND - East Coast - River Crouch - Fambridge - Stow Creek - Lights in line. Legend.

Light-beacon.


Insert:


at (a) 51° 38´·82N., 0° 39´·51E. and 51° 38´·77N., 0° 39´·52E.

pecked line, length 1225m, extending in direction 176° from: (b) (a) above

legend, 356°, seaward end of: (b) above


Amend:


light-beacon to, Q(4)Y.8s at 51° 38´·27N., 0° 39´·57E.


Notice 2670 of 2015.pdfNotice 2670 refers

Notice 2670.pdf

Image courtesy of Imray Chart Y17 and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 3750

Imray Chart: Y17.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.13

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.9.


Placing of two Fixed leading lights in Stow Creek leading the Fambridge Yacht Haven.

Beacon at entrance has new light characteristics.


Week 22


ENGLAND - Thames Estuary – Fisherman’s Gat - Buoy.


Delete:


Fl(5)Y.20s  at 51° 34´·65N., 1° 23´·67E.


Notice 2723 of 2015.pdfNotice 2723 refers

Notice 2723.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C1 and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1183, 1606, 1607 and 1975

Imray Chart: C1.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5606.2

Imray Leisure Folios: 2100.1.


Removal of the yellow special buoy immediately adjacent to the Fisherman’s Gat starboard hand mark No 1.



Week 22


FRANCE - North Coast - Calais N - Buoy.


Insert:


Fl(5)Y.20s CPOD at 51° 00´·02N., 1° 52´·78E.


Notice 2672 of 2015.pdfNotice 2672 refers

Notice 2672.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart 2100.6 and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 323 and 1351

Imray Chart: C30.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5606.1, 5605.2

Imray Leisure Folios: 2100.6.


New special mark placed to the east of Calais (useful to keep you clear of the shoals!)



Week 21


ENGLAND - East Coast - The Wash - Lynn Knock SSE - Fog signal.


Amend:


Fog signal to, Whistle, at buoy 53° 03´·00N., 0° 27´·87E.


Notice 2575 of 2015.pdfNotice 2575 refers

Notice 2575.pdf


Images courtesy of Imray Chart Y9 and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 108 and 1190

Imray Chart: Y9.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5614.9, 5614.8


Change of fog signal from Bell to Whistle at the North Well Safe Water Mark in the centre of the Wash.


Week 21


BELGIUM - Approaches to Oostende - Buoyage.


Delete:


 Fl(5)Y.20s (Wave Recorder) at 51° 16´·39N., 2° 26´·68E.

 Fl.Y.3s at 51° 14´·86N., 2° 55´·63E.


Notice 2513 of 2015pdf.pdfNotice 2513 refers

Notice 2513 combined.pdf

Images courtesy of Imray Chart C30 and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1872, 1873 and 1874

Imray Chart: C30.


Removal of two special marks, one by the Oost Dyke West Radar Tower, the other to the eastern side of Ostende Harbour.




Week 20


NETHERLANDS - Kous - Buoyage.


Delete:


Kous-A at 51°46´·41N., 3°45´·84E.

 Kous-B at 51°46´·50N., 3°46´·00E.

 KB-A at 51°46´·60N., 3°49´·32E.

KB-B at 51°46´·60N., 3°49´·50E.


Notice 2395 of 2015.pdfNotice 2395 refers

Notice 2395.pdf




Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 110


Removal of 4 yellow posts adjacent to the Kous nature reserve off the Dutch coast at the Middleplat.



Image courtesy of Imray Chart C1 and Meridian ID10

Week 19


ENGLAND - East Coast - Approaches to the River Ore - Orford Haven - Buoy.


Move:


  LFl.10s Orford Haven Bell, from:

52° 02´·04N., 1° 28´·38E. to: 52° 01´·85N., 1° 28´·20E.


Notice 2343 of 2015.pdfNotice 2343 refers



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 2052, 2693 and 2695

Imray Chart: C1, C25, C28.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.5

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.1, 2000.2


UKHO confirmation of the repositioning of the Orford Haven Bell buoy.  See chartlet at:  http://www.eastcoastpilot.com/downloads.html

Week 18


ENGLAND - East Coast - Thames Estuary - Mouse Channel - North Mouse E - Wreck.


Replace:


 Wk with Wk at 51°32´·29N., 1°04´·27E.


Notice 2205 of 2015.pdfNotice 2205 refers

Notice 2205 extra.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C1 and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1183, 1607 and 1609

Imray Chart: C1.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5606.2, 5606.6

Imray Leisure Folios: 2100.1.


Reduction of depth over a wreck in the Mouse Channel, Thames Estuary.



Trinity House have also published the following changes:

EAST COAST OF ENGLAND - THAMES ESTUARY - MOUSE CHANNEL & BARROW DEEP

On or about 16th May, 2015.

1.    Barrow No.12 Lighted Buoy to be moved to Latitude 51° 33’.244N., Longitude 001° 05’.944W.

2.     Alice Wreck Lighted Buoy.  Latitude 51° 32’.332N., Longitude 001° 04’.218W.  Characteristics :         Pillar: Black above Red above Black: Gp.Fl.(2)5 seconds: Isolated Danger Mark Topmark.

Alterations effected consequent upon a recent survey.


Week 18


NORTH SEA - Netherlands Sector - North Hinder Junction - Buoyage. Radar beacons.


Insert:


 VQ WRECK N BA at 51°52´·16N., 2°53´·77E.

 VQ(3)5s WRECK E BA at 51°51´·32N., 2°55´·68E.

 VQ(6)+LFl.10s WRECK S BA at 51°50´·69N., 2°54´·30E.

 VQ(9)10s WRECK W RACON at (a) 51°51´·32N., 2°52´·78E.

radar beacon, Racon(D), at light-buoy (a) above


Delete:


 VQ(9)10s Wreck and associated radar beacon, Racon(D) at 51°51´·39N., 2°53´·97E.


Notice 2146 of 2015.pdfNotice 2146 refers

Notice 2146.pdf



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1406, 1408 and 1630

Imray Chart: C30.


Re-marking of a wreck at the North Hinder, now with 4 cardinal marks instead of the previous 1.




Image courtesy of Imray Chart C30 and Meridian ID10


Week 18


2199 BELGIUM - Wenduinebank NW - Buoy.


Insert:


Fl(5)Y.20s (Wave Recorder) at 51°21´·14N., 2°53´·01E.


Notice 2199 of 2015.pdfNotice 2199 refers

Notice 2199.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C30 and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1872, 1873 and 1874

Imray Chart: C30.



A new wave recorder situated right by the Oostendbank N North Cardinal.buoy.


Week 18


ENGLAND - East Coast - Approaches to Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft - Depths.  Drying heights.


Surveys have shown that depths and drying heights less than charted exist in the approaches to Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft.


These changes have been included in New Editions of Charts 1534 and 1535 published 2 April 2015. They will also be included in a New Edition of Chart 1543 to be published mid 2015 and a New Edition of Chart 106 to be published in late 2015.


Mariners are advised to refer to the largest scale charts for the latest information.


Notice 2130(P) of 2015.pdfNotice 2130(P) refers



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 106, 1504 and 1543

Imray Chart: C25 and C28.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5614


As can be seen, no specific details are provided in this preliminary notice.


If details become available through leisure notices they will be published here

Week 17


ENGLAND - East Coast - Harwich Approach - Cork Anchorage - Cork Anchorage S - Cork Knolls -

Depths.


Insert:


depth, 6.2 at 51° 56´·74N., 1° 24´·86E.  Delete depth, 6.7, close S

depth, 6.6 at 51° 56´·16N., 1° 25´·36E.  Delete depth, 6.7, close SE

depth, 6.9 , and extend 7m contour E to enclose

51° 56´·71N., 1° 25´·10E.  Delete depth, 7.6, close E

depth, 6.9 , and extend 7m contour SE to enclose

51° 56´·35N., 1° 23´·91E.  Delete depth, 7, close NW

depth, 6.6 , and extend 7m contour NW to enclose 51° 56´·16N., 1° 25´·36E.  Delete depth, 7.1, close NW


Replace:


depth, 7.4 , with depth, 6.9 enclosed by 7m contour at 51° 56´·97N., 1° 25´·03E.


Delete:

 

depth, 6.7 at 51° 56´·65N., 1° 24´·90E.


Notice 1924 of 2015.pdfNotice 1924 refers

Notice 1924.pdf

Image courtesy of Imray Chart C28 and Meridian ID10.



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 2052 and 2693

Imray Chart: C1, C25, C28.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.4

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.1, 2000.4


Six slightly reduced depths in and around the Cork Anchorage and Cork Sand area.  All new depths are over 6 metres and consequently should not trouble leisure craft.




Week 17


ENGLAND - East Coast - Haisborough Sand - Depths. Drying height.


Insert:


depth, 7.4, enclosed by 10m contour at 52° 55´·85N., 1° 40´·57E.

depth, 1, enclosed by 2m contour at 52° 55´·57N., 1° 40´·91E.  Delete depth, 11.4, close N

depth, 1.1 , enclosed by 2m contour at 52° 55´·09N., 1° 41´·27E.  Delete depth, 5.7, close E

drying height, 0 2, enclosed by 0m low water line at 52° 53´·41N., 1° 44´·05E.  Delete depth, 3.1, close NW and depth, 6.4, close SE


Notice 1939 of 2015.pdfNotice 1939 refers

Notice 1939.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Chart C28 and Meridian ID10.



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 106, 1503 and 1504

Imray Chart: C25, C28.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5614.6


Some really dramatic reductions in depths on the western side of the Haisborough Sand. If you usually get this close which is unlikely you should take note.



Week 17


ENGLAND - East Coast - Thames Estuary - Long Sand - London Array Wind Farm - Buoyage.


Amend:


light to, Iso 2s at 51° 34´·61N., 1° 28´·34E.

light to, Iso 2s at 51° 38´·78N., 1° 25´·44E.


Insert:


Fl(5)Y.20s (3 buoys) at 51° 37´·06N., 1° 30´·36E.


Notice 2023 of 2015.pdfNotice 2023 refers

Notice 2023.pdf



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1183, 1607 and 1975

Imray Chart: C1.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.2

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.1.


UKHO notification of the change of light characteristics on the Long Sand Inner and Outer safe water Marks plus the positioning of three yellow special marks in the middle of the London Array Windfarm.


Week 17

BELGIUM - Approaches to Oostende - Buoyage.


Insert:


Fl.Y H18 at 51° 17´·43N., 2° 51´·73E.

 Fl.Y H20 at 51° 17´·28N., 2° 51´·73E.


Notice 1927 of 2015.pdfNotice 1927 refers

Notice 1927.pdf

Image courtesy of Imray Chart C30 and Meridian ID10.


Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1872, 1873 and 1874

Imray Chart: C30.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5605.11


Two new yellow special buoys adjacent to the Ostendebank E buoy on the approaches to Ostende.



Week 16


NETHERLANDS - Schouwenbank W - NM Block.


Insert the accompanying block, centred on: 51°46´·9N., 3°19´·1E.


Notice 1834 of 2015.pdfNotice 1834 refers

Chart110NM1834_week16_2015.pdf


Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 110.

Imray Chart: C30.


A pretty unexciting replacement block covering part of the Schouwenbank ship anchorage.  This is over 13 miles SSE from the Dutch shore.  No implications for leisure craft are obvious.



Week 15


ENGLAND - East Coast - Sizewell Bank - Depth.


Insert:


depth, 4.2 , and extend 5m contour NE to enclose 52° 12´·75N., 1° 39´·53E.


Notice 1730 of 2015.pdfNotice 1730 refers

Notice 1730.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Charts and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1504, 1543 and 1610.

Imray Chart: C25, C28.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5614.1

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.10


A reduction in depth indicating an extension of the Sizewell Bank to the north-east.



Week 14


ENGLAND - South Coast - Dover - Outer Harbour - Anchorage area. Legends. Note.


Delete:


limit of anchorage area, pecked line, and associated legend,

Anchorage Area (see Note), joining:


51°06´·998N., 1°19´·353E.

51°07´·185N., 1°19´·864E.

51°07´·064N., 1°19´·976E.

51°06´·876N., 1°19´·468E.


note, ‘ANCHORAGE AREA - OUTER HARBOUR’, centred on: 51°07´·323N., 1°17´·802E.

legend, Fairway, centred on: 51°06´·966N., 1°19´·800E.


Notice 1568 of 2015.pdfNotice 1565 refers

Notice 1565.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Charts and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1698.

Imray Chart: C8.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5605.14


Removal of the designated ships anchorage in Dover harbour.  No information on the buoys at present.



Week 14


ENGLAND - East Coast - Sizewell NE - Wreck.


Insert at 52°13´·51N., 1°37´·81E.


Notice 1568 of 2015.pdfNotice 1568 refers

Notice 1568.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Charts and Meridian ID10




Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1543.

Imray Chart: C25, C28.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5614.1

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.10



A new wreck reported off Sizewell.  Depth unknown but considered to be a danger to surface navigation



Week 14


ENGLAND - South Coast - Dover - Admiralty Pier Extension - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 8.6 at 51° 06´·716N., 1° 19´·651E. Delete depth, 9.6, close E.


Notice 1600 of 2015.pdfNotice 1600 refers

Notice 1600.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Charts and Meridian ID10




Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1698.

Imray Chart: C8D.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5605.14


A reduction of depth at the western entrance to Dover Harbour.  Note that the image shows two obstructions that were subject of NtM 569 of 2015.



Week 14


ENGLAND - East Coast - The Would - The Would NW - Wrecks.


Insert:


Wk  at 52° 55´·15N., 1° 37´·40E.   Delete Wk, close E


Replace:


Wk with Wk at 52° 58´·82N., 1° 28´·79E.


Notice 1659 of 2015.pdfNotice 1659 refers

Notice 1659.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Charts and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 106, 1408, 1503 and 1504.

Imray Chart: C25.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.12

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.9


Depths now indicated on two wrecks on the Would (north of Sea Palling).  The depths are such that these are unlikely to trouble leisure craft.



Week 14


BELGIUM - Negenvaam N and Gootebank S - Buoyage.


Insert:


Fl.Y.5s H13 at 51° 20´·79N., 2° 42´·39E.

Fl.Y.5s H14 at 51° 24´·90N., 2° 49´·09E.

Fl.Y.5s H15 at 51° 24´·98N., 2° 49´·55E.


Notice 1626 of 2015.pdfNotice 1626 refers

Notice 1626.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Charts and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1872, 1873 and 1874.

Imray Chart: C30.


Three new yellow special marks (can buoys) adjacent to the deep water route to Zeebrugge.



Week 14


NETHERLANDS - Goeree - Rak van Scheelhoek - Buoyage.


Insert:


Iso.R.8s P 8 at 51° 50´·49N., 4° 02´·52E.


Amend:


P 10 light-buoy to, Iso.R.4s 51° 49´·97N., 4° 02´·31E.


Delete:


R1 at 51° 53´·19N., 4° 00´·98E.

R2, close NE of R1

R3 at 51° 52´·73N., 4° 01´·47E.

R4, close NE of R3

R5 at 51° 52´·31N., 04° 02´·02E.

R6, close NE of R5

LFl.G.5s R7 at 51° 51´·90N., 4° 02´·59E.

R8, close NE of R7

R9 at 51° 51´·40N., 4° 02´·94E.

R10 at 51° 51´·40N., 4° 03´·40E.

R11 at 51° 50´·85N., 04° 03´·32E.

R12, close SE of R11

P8 R13 at 51° 50´·34N., 4° 02´·83E.


Notice 1652 of 2015.pdfNotice 1652 refers

Notice 1652.pdf



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 110, 1872, 1873 and 1874.

Imray Chart: C30.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.12

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.9


Substantial removal of marks in the Rak van Scheelhoek channel leading south to Stellendam.


Image courtesy of Imray Charts and Meridian ID10


Week 14


NETHERLANDS - Westerschelde - Cadzand-Bad - Restricted area. Buoyage.


A restricted area, entry prohibited, marked by unlit north cardinal buoys, has been established, bounded by the following positions:


Position                               Buoy Designation


51° 22´·53N., 3° 22´·58E.

51° 22´·95N., 3° 22´·22E. CAD N1

51° 23´·20N., 3° 23´·26E. CAD-N2

51° 22´·84N., 3° 23´·51E.


Notice 1610(T) of 2015.pdfNotice 1610(T) refers

Notice 1610(T).pdf


Image courtesy of Imray Charts and Meridian ID10



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1872 and 1874.

Imray Chart: C30.


A new restricted area off the Dutch coast.



Week 13


ENGLAND - East Coast - River Crouch - Wallasea Island N - Buoyage. Swinging circle.


Insert the accompanying block, showing amendments to buoyage and swinging circle, centred on: 51° 36´·9N., 0° 50´·8E.


Notice 1456 of 2015.pdfNotice 1456 refers

Notice 1456 UKHO Block.pdf


Image is UKHO copyright.



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 3750.

Imray Chart: Y17.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.12

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.9


This is the UKHO change following an earlier Crouch HM NtoM.  The Block exactly fits the UKHO Leisure folio.



Week 13


BELGIUM - Westhinder S and SE - Buoyage.


Amend:


designation of buoy to, BerguesBk-N at 51°19´·92N., 2°24´·52E.

designation of buoy to, OostdyckBk at 51°21´·45N., 2°31´·10E.

designation of buoy to, A-N at 51°23´·45N., 2°36´·90E.

designation of buoy to, G-S at 51°24´·25N., 2°44´·65E.


Notice 1456 of 2015.pdfNotice 1513 refers

Notice 1513.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray charts and Meridian ID10.



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 323, 1872, 1873, 1874 and 2449.

Imray Chart: C30.

UK HO Leisure Folios: 5605.1, 5605.11


Four simple and slight name changes around the Oost Dyck in Belgian waters.



Week 12


Admiralty Charts to be published 2 April 2015


Chart 1534 - International Chart Series, England - East Coast, Great Yarmouth and Approaches.  1:25,000

A Great Yarmouth Outer Harbour.  1:7,500

B Great Yarmouth Haven.  1:7,500


Chart 1535 International Chart Series, England - East Coast, Lowestoft and Approaches.  1:25,000

Lowestoft Harbour.  1:6,250


Chart 1975 England - East Coast, Thames Estuary Northern Part.  1:50,000





Includes changes to depths from the latest British Government

surveys.




Includes changes to depths from the latest British Government

surveys.



Includes changes from the latest British Government surveys and Port of London Authority surveys.


Week 12


ENGLAND - East Coast - Newarp Banks SW and SE - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 10.6 at 52°44´·49N., 1°53´·26E.  Delete depth, 12.3 , close S.

depth, 9.5 , enclosed by 10m contour 52°44´·21N., 1°50´·66E.

depth, 13.4 , enclosed by 15m contour at 52°42´·72N., 2°02´·55E.  Delete depth, 15.7, close S.

depth, 13.4 , and extend 20m contour E to enclose 52°42´·72N., 2°02´·55E.  Delete depth, 15.7 , close S

depth, 10.9 at 52°41´·34N., 1°58´·96E.  Delete depth, 13.3, close SW.

depth, 12.4 , and extend 15m contour SE to enclose 52°40´·42N., 1°59´·81E.  Delete depth, 13.8, close NW.


Notice 1400 of 2015.pdfNotice 1400 refers

Notice 1400.pdf



Image courtesy of Imray charts and Meridian ID10.



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 106, 1504 and 1543.

Imray Chart: C28

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5614.2



Five reductions of depth on the Newarp Banks.  These depths should not hinder leisure craft.  The illustration also covers the area affected by notice 55 and 797 of 2015 so the changes by this notice are shown in magenta ink and the changes by the other previous two notices in blue ink.



Week 12


ENGLAND - East Coast - Approaches to Harwich - Bawdsey Anchorage - Foul.


Insert at 51°57´·93N., 1°32´·04E.


Notice 1402 of 2015.pdfNotice 1402 refers

Notice 1402.pdf

Image courtesy of Imray charts and Meridian ID10.


Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 2052.

Imray Chart: C28

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.5


A Foul in the middle of the Bawdsey Ship Anchorage.



Week 12


BELGIUM - Blankenberge - Depths.


Depths of up to 1m less than charted exist between the pier heads in the entrance to Blankenberge  (51°18´·90N., 3°06´·49E.) and south-eastwards into the port channel.


Warning signs are located on the two pier heads. Contact MRCC Coastguards Oostende for the latest information.  Mariners are advised to navigate with caution in the area.


Notice 1383(T) of 2015.pdfNotice 1383(T) refers



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1872.

Imray Chart: C30


A temporary notice regarding a one metre reduction in depth between the pier heads at the entrance to Blankenberge.


Week 12


BELGIUM - Koksijde-Bad N to Zeebrugge NE - Depths.


Depths less than charted exist in the approaches to Nieuwpoort, Oostende and Zeebrugge. The most significant depths are as follows:


2·6m at 51°17´·02N., 2°34´·25E.

1·9m at 51°11´·34N., 2°34´·41E.

2·7m at 51°13´·66N., 2°46´·25E.

11·8m at 51°18´·19N., 2°46´·31E.

4·9m at 51°16´·98N., 2°49´·71E.

2·7m at 51°17´·26N., 2°50´·69E.

8m at 51°20´·01N., 2°51´·22E.

13·2m at 51°22´·91N., 2°54´·06E.

9·8m at 51°23´·83N., 2°57´·85E.

9·9m at 51°24´·10N., 2°57´·95E.


Mariners are advised to navigate with caution in the area.  These and other changes will be included in the next New Edition of Charts 1872, 1873 and 1874.


Notice 1425(P) of 2015.pdfNotice 1425(P) refers

Notice 1425(P) combined.pdf


Images courtesy of Imray charts and Meridian ID10.



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1872, 1873 and 1874

Imray Chart: C30


An eclectic group of ten reductions in soundings off the Belgium coast.



Week 11


Admiralty Charts to be published 26 March 2015


Chart 1185 - International Chart Series, England - East Coast, River Thames, Sea Reach.  1:25,000


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





Includes changes to depths from the latest Port of London Authority surveys.


Includes changes to depths from the latest Port of London Authority surveys.


Includes changes to depths from the latest Port of London Authority surveys.


Week 11


ENGLAND - East Coast - Thames Estuary - Knock John Channel - Knob Deep Water Anchorages - Note. - Anchor berths. Swinging circles.


Replace:


The existing note with the accompanying note (see downloads), DESIGNATED ANCHORAGE AREAS, centred on: 51°21´·44N., 1°08´·60E.


Delete:


K1, and associated swinging circle, centred on 51°30´·64N., 1°03´·21E.

K2, and associated swinging circle, centred on 51°31´·33N., 1°05´·07E.


Notice 1243 of 2015.pdfNotice 1243 refers

Notice 1243 combined.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray charts and Meridian ID10.



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1607.

Imray Chart: C1.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5606.14.


This is intended for shipping but will be Worthing noting for skippers who pass by the Mouse and Knob areas.


The note is revised to:


DESIGNATED ANCHORAGE AREAS

Vessels requiring to wait at anchor must do so only in the designated anchorage areas.  Within these areas, mariners are requested to use the anchor berths. Vessels may not anchor in a fairway except in an emergency or for the purpose of manoeuvring. Anchor berths K3 (51030'·4N 1°04'{lE), W1 (51°3Q"9N O~55"9E) and W2 (51°31"2N 005T'1E) are reserved for vessels nominated by London VTS. For further details, see Admiralty list of Radio Signals.


Moorings K1 and K2 are removed.


Week 10


ENGLAND - East Coast - River Thames - Saint Clement’s or Fiddler’s Reach - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 3.2, at 51° 27´·618N., 0° 17´·036E.  Delete depth, 3.7, close N.

depth, 5.2, at 51° 27´·531N., 0° 16´·681E.  Delete depth, 5.9, close W.

depth, 4.8, and extend 5m contour N to enclose 51° 28´·05N., 0° 18´·32E.


Notice 1114 of 2015.pdfNotice 1114 refers

Notice 1114.pdf

Image courtesy of Imray charts and Meridian ID10.


Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 2151 and 2484.

Imray Chart: C2.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5606.14.


Three reductions of depth in the Thames off Greenhithe.



Week 10


BELGIUM - Westhinder SE - Oostdyck Anchorage and Zeebrugge - Dredged area. Legend. Foul.


Insert:


Limit of dredged area, pecked line, joining: 51° 20´·83N., 3° 11´·17E. (existing limit) and 51° 20´·81N., 3° 11´·19E. (shore)

Legend, 16,7m, centred on: 51° 20´·75N., 3° 11´·06E.


Delete:


 at 51° 20´·4N., 2° 36´·1E.


Notice 1145 of 2015.pdfNotice 1145 refers

Notice 1145.pdf


Image courtesy of Imray charts and Meridian ID10.



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1872, 1873 and 1874.

Imray Chart: C30.


The first item (dredged area) is within a basin of the commercial harbour and therefore not illustrated.


The removal of the Foul in the Oostdyck anchorage is a deletion of the notice No 462 in week 4 of this year.



Week 9


Admiralty Charts published 26 February 2015


Chart 1892 - International Chart Series, English Channel, Dover Strait, Western Part.  1:75,000


Admiralty Leisure Folio SC5605 - 12th Edition


Chichester to Ramsgate and Calais to Oostende


5605.1 A Western approaches to Dover Strait 1:500,000

              B Northern approaches to Dover Strait 1:250,000

5605.2 Dover to Calais 1:150,000

5605.3 Chichester to Worthing 1:75,000

5605.4 A Worthing to Newhaven 1:75,000

             B Shoreham Harbour – Western Arm and River Adur 1:5,000

5605.5 A Newhaven to Hastings 1:75,000

              B Sovereign Harbour 1:15,000

5605.6 A Hastings to Dungeness 1:75,000

              B Rye 1:25,000

5605.7 Dungeness to South Foreland 1:75,000

5605.8 Dover to Deal 1:37,500

5605.9 Deal to Ramsgate 1:37,500

5605.10 Calais to Dunkerque 1:75,000

5605.11 Dunkerque to Blankenberge 1:100,000

5605.12 Ports in France and Belgium -

                A Calais 1:15,000

               B Gravelines 1:20,000

                C Dunkerque 1:20,000

                D Nieuwpoort 1:20,000

                E Oostende 1:15,000

5605.13 A Newhaven Harbour 1:5,000

                B Littlehampton Harbour 1:6,250

                C Brighton Marina 1:5,000

               D Folkestone Harbour 1:5,000

5605.14 A Dover 1:6,250

                B Shoreham Harbour – Eastern Arm 1:5,000

                C Shoreham Harbour – The Canal 1:5,000

5605.15 Ramsgate and Approaches -

               A Approaches to Ramsgate 1:12,500

               B Ramsgate 1:5,000




Includes changes to depths from the latest British Government Surveys



A new edition of Leisure Chart Folio SC5605. All sheets have been fully updated for New Editions and Notices to Mariners affecting source charts.


Week 9


ENGLAND - East Coast - Approaches to Harwich - Harwich Deep Water Channel S - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 7.5 at 51° 55´·73N., 1° 25´·84E.  Delete depth, 7.9, close S

depth, 10, enclosed by 10m contour at 51° 55´·36N., 1° 30´·40E.  Delete depth, 10.6 , close S.

depth, 11.1 at 51° 55´·91N., 1° 30´·49E.  Delete depth, 12, close W.

depth, 5.4 at 51° 55´·50N., 1° 21´·92E.  Delete depth, 6.2 , close NE.

depth, 8 at 51° 55´·82N., 1° 26´·38E.  Delete depth, 8.7 , close SW.

depth, 11.5 at 51° 56´·05N., 1° 29´·67E.  Delete depth, 12, close W.

depth, 10, enclosed by 10m contour at 51° 55´·36N., 1° 30´·40E.  Delete depth, 10.6, close S.


Notice 1063 of 2015.pdfNotice 1063 refers

Notice 1063 combined.pdf


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Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1183, 1610 and 2693.

Imray Chart: C1, Y16.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.5.

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.4


Note: This update is included in New Editions 2692 and 2052, published 19th February 2015.


Six reductions to depths on the approaches to Harwich.  None of these should inconvenience leisure craft.



Week 9


FRANCE - North Coast - Approaches to Calais - Ridens de Calais N - Buoyage.


Note: This update is included in New Edition 1892, published 26th February 2015.


Move:


VQ RCW, from 51° 01´·23N., 1° 45´·36E.

to: 51° 01´·00N., 1° 45´·84E.

Q Ridens de Calais RCA, from: 51° 00´·90N., 1° 48´·71E. to: 51° 01´·00N., 1° 48´·53E.


Notice 1023 of 2015.pdfNotice 1023 refers

Notice 1023.pdf


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Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 323, 1351 1610 and 2449.

Imray Chart: C8 and C30.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5605.2 and 5605.10.


Two small movements of buoys off Calais.



Week 8


Admiralty Charts published 19 February 2015


Chart 2052 - International Chart Series, England - East Coast, Orford Ness to The Naze.   1:50,000



Chart 2692 England - East Coast, Sunk Inner Precautionary Area.  1:25,000



Includes changes to depths from the latest British Government, Harwich Haven Authority, Trinity House and commercial surveys.


Includes changes to depths from the latest British Government surveys.


Week 8



ENGLAND - East Coast - River Thames - Northfleet Hope NW - Broadness - Depths.


Replace depth, 8.5, with depth, 8 at 51° 28´·146N., 0° 18´·822E.


Notice 897 of 2015.pdfNotice 897 refers

Notice 897.pdf

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Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 2151.

Imray Chart: C2

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5606.14.


Reduction of depth by half a metre, close north of the Broadness port hand buoy, River Thames off Grays.



Week 8


ENGLAND - East Coast - Greater Gabbard Wind Farm - Light. Fog signal. Landmark.


Replace:


 Mo(U)15s32m10M Horn Mo(U)30s Mast(85) with   MAST(85) at 51° 56´·61N., 1° 55´·33E.


Notice 854 of 2015.pdfNotice 854 refers

Notice 854.pdf

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Affects


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1183, 1406, 1408 and 1610.

Imray Charts: C1 and C28

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5614.2.


Removal of the light and fog horn on the 85m Mast on the Inner Gabbard.  This mast is now within the Greater Gabbard Wind Farm.  Symbol represents an offshore platform or structure.


Week 8


BELGIUM - Oostende W - Stroombank S - Buoy.


Insert   Fl.Y.5s H8 at 51° 13´·31N., 2° 52´·17E.


Notice 874 of 2015.pdfNotice 874 refers

Notice 874.pdf


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Affects

UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1873 and 1874.

Imray Charts: C30


New yellow special mark close inshore to the west of Ostend.


Week 7


ADMIRALTY CHARTS TO BE PUBLISHED 26 FEBRUARY 2015 - New Editions of Admiralty Leisure Folios


SC5605 - 12th Edition - Chichester to Ramsgate and Calais to Oostende


5605.1 A Western approaches to Dover Strait 1:500,000  B Northern approaches to Dover Strait 1:250,000

5605.2 Dover to Calais 1:150,000

5605.3 Chichester to Worthing 1:75,000

5605.4 A Worthing to Newhaven 1:75,000,  B Shoreham Harbour – Western Arm and River Adur 1:5,000

5605.5 A Newhaven to Hastings 1:75,000,  B Sovereign Harbour 1:15,000

5605.6 A Hastings to Dungeness 1:75,000,  B Rye 1:25,000

5605.7 Dungeness to South Foreland 1:75,000

5605.8 Dover to Deal 1:37,500

5605.9 Deal to Ramsgate 1:37,500

5605.10 Calais to Dunkerque 1:75,000

5605.11 Dunkerque to Blankenberge 1:100,000

5605.12 Ports in France and Belgium - A Calais 1:15,000,  B Gravelines 1:20,000,  C Dunkerque 1:20,000,  D Nieuwpoort 1:20,000,  E Oostende 1:15,000

5605.13 A Newhaven Harbour 1:5,000,  B Littlehampton Harbour 1:6,250,  C Brighton Marina 1:5,000,  D Folkestone Harbour 1:5,000

5605.14 A Dover 1:6,250,  B Shoreham Harbour – Eastern Arm 1:5,000,  C Shoreham Harbour – The Canal 1:5,000

5605.15 Ramsgate and Approaches - A Approaches to Ramsgate 1:12,500,  B Ramsgate 1:5,000.



A new edition of Leisure Chart Folio SC5605. All sheets have been fully updated for New Editions and Notices to Mariners affecting source charts

Week 7


ENGLAND - East Coast - River Medway - Holborough Reach - Legend.


Insert:


legend, Bridge under construction (2015), centred on: 51° 20´·39N., 0° 27´·02E.


Notice 755 of 2015.pdfNotice 755 refers




Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1835 and 2482.


This is a chart annotation resulting from the work started in 2014 to construct a rail bridge over the Upper Medway as notified in East Coast Pilot in October, 2014 (see http://www.eastcoastpilot.com/latest_news.html).  The plan is to provide a 20m wide gap in the works and 5m air draft at MHWS during construction with an ultimate air draft when completed of 8m.


I regret I am unable to illustrate the position of this notice.


Week 7


ENGLAND - East Coast - River Ore - Stony Ditch –


Delete:


legend, Navigation prohibited, centred on: 52° 04´·75N., 1° 32´·65E.


Notice 757 of 2015.pdfNotice 757 refers

Notice 757.pdf

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Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 2695.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.8.

Imray Leisure Folio 2000.3


Now here is something we do not see everyday, the removal of a navigational restriction!  This is in Stoney Ditch on the River Ore.



Week 7


NETHERLANDS - Vlissingen - Light.


Amend:


light to, Oc.WR.5s10m12-8M at 51°26´·30N., 3°34´·56E.  

sectors at light as follows: W 272°- 123·5°(211·5°) Remaining sectors unchanged


Notice 773 of 2015.pdfNotice 773 refers

Notice 773.pdf

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Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1872 and 1874.

Imray Charts: C30


The Oc WRG light on the western mole at Vilssingen is change to Oc WR with a change in height/range and sectors.  Note that the change in sector light is from 272° through 360° to 123.5° and not anti-clockwise.


Week 7


ENGLAND - East Coast - North Cross Sand S, Middle Cross Sand, South Cross Sand and Corton Sand SE - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 8.9, enclosed by 10m contour at 52°42´·83N., 1°50´·60E.

depth, 5.3 at 52°41´·21N., 1°51´·02E.  Delete depth, 8.4, close N and depth, 6.9, close SW

depth, 3.3, enclosed by 5m contour at 52°39´·54N., 1°53´·16E.  Delete depth, 6.1, close S

depth, 1, enclosed by 2m contour at 52°36´·35N., 1°50´·71E.

depth, 1.5, enclosed by 2m contour at 52°34´·41N., 1°48´·84E.


Notice 797 refers

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Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1534, 1535 and 1543.

Imray Charts: C28

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5614.2.


Further reduced depths on the various sands off Great Yarmouth indicating continued movement in these sands.  There was an earlier notice of reducing depths earlier in the year vide NtM 55 of 2015.  The depths indicated by this notices are shown in magenta as usual and the earlier changes under notice 55 are added in black.  I hope this helps.


Week 7


East Coast Of England - Thames Estuary - Foulger’s Gat

  

On or about 27th February, 2015.

 

Long Sand Inner Lighted Buoy at 51° 38’.775N., 001° 25’.435E new upgraded LED light to be fitted having a revised light character of Iso. 2.5 seconds.


Long Sand Outer Lighted Buoy at 51° 34’.610N., 001° 28’.338E new upgraded LED light to be fitted having a revised light character of Iso. 2.5 seconds.


Long Sand Middle Lighted Buoy at 51° 35’.600N., 001° 26’.450E new upgraded LED light to be fitted on behalf of London Array Limited.

 

No further notice will be given.


Trinity House Notice to Mariners No.2 of 2015


Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1183, 1607 and 1975.

Imray Charts: C1

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.2.

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.1 and 2100.1


This upgrade to the lights on the Foulger’s Gat buoyage is the direct response from Trinity House to issues raised by leisure users that the buoyage was difficult to pick out at night against the back drop of the Wind Farm general lights.  The strength of the lights is upgraded to 5 nautical miles.

A revised chartlet can be download from the downloads page



Week 6


ENGLAND - East Coast - River Medway - Upnor Reach SE - Depths.


Replace depth, 1.7, with depth, 1.3 at 51° 24´·290N., 0° 31´·884E.


Notice 656 refers


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Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1835.

Imray Charts: Y18

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5606.11.


A further reduction in depth at or close to the entrance to Chatham Maritime Marina.






Week 6


NETHERLANDS - Approaches to Westerschelde - Geul van de Walvischstaart - Virtual aids to

navigation. Buoyage.


Virtual aids to navigation (V-AIS) have been established in the following positions:


GvW1 at 51° 30´·01N., 3° 21´·50E.

GvW3 at 51° 29´·85N., 3° 22´·63E.

GvW5 at 51° 29´·30N., 3° 23´·73E.


The buoyage in the approaches to Geul van de Walvischstaart has changed. The following charted buoys have been moved:


GvW2 from 51° 30´·83N., 3° 20´·20E. to 51° 31´·02N., 3° 20´·39E.

GvW4 from 51° 30´·17N., 3° 22´·08E. to 51° 30´·35N., 3° 21´·77E.

GvW6 from 51° 29´·36N., 3° 23´·80E. to 51° 29´·89N., 3° 23´·36E.

(WGS84 Datum)


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Notice 652(T) refers



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1872, and 1874.

Imray Charts: C30


Some new Virtual AIS starboard hand ‘buoys in the Geul van de Walvischstaart leading south down to the entrance to the Westerschelde.  Some small movements to the actual (real) port hand buoys!  This image includes a representation of the UKHO IALA A region virtual lateral starboard buoy.




Week 6


ENGLAND - East Coast - River Thames - Hole Haven SW - Mucking Flats E - Lower Hope Reach -

Gravesend Reach SE - Depths. Drying height.


Insert:


depth, 4.6, and extend 5m contour SW to enclose 51° 30´·488N., 0° 32´·078E.  Delete depth, 6.5 , close W

depth, 6 at 51° 28´·493N., 0° 27´·009E.  Delete depth, 8.6 , close S

depth, 0.8, enclosed by 2m contour at 51° 26´·710N., 0° 24´·127E.


Replace:


depth, 4.5, with depth, 3.7 at 51° 30´·453N., 0° 32´·484E.

depth, 0.3, with drying height, 0.5, and extend 0m low water line SE to enclose 51° 30´·005N., 0° 27´·973E.


Notice 666 refers


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Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1186 and 2484.

Imray Charts: C2

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5606.13.


Five reductions in depths are varied locations in the Thames: two at Coryton close to the commercial wharf which will not trouble leisure craft, one, a new drying height, on the edge of Mucking Flats which is worth noting, one at the western side of the small craft crossing (although still 6 metres, this is actually a reduction of 2.6m!), and one by Clubb’s Jetty.









Week 5


Admiralty Charts to be published 12 February 2015


Chart 108 - England - East Coast, Approaches to The Wash.  1:75,000

Wells - Next - The - Sea.  1:30,000





Includes changes to depths from British Government Surveys.



Week 5


ENGLAND - East Coast - River Thames - Gallions Reach - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 5.5 at 51° 30´·343N., 0° 04´·986E.

Delete depth, 6.9 , close N and depth, 5.8 close E


Notice 540 refers

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Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 2151.

Imray Charts: C2

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5606.14.


A reduction in depth (which will not trouble leisure craft but right in the middle of the central channel in Gallions Reach, River Thames.




Week 5


ENGLAND - South Coast - Dover - Southern Breakwater W - Obstructions.

Insert:


at 51° 06´·720N., 1° 19´·640E.

at 51° 06´·849N., 1° 19´·695E.


Notice 569 refers


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Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1698.

Imray Charts: C8

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5605.14.


Two new depth on seabed obstructions at the Western Harbour entrance of Dover.




Week 4


ENGLAND - East Coast - River Blackwater - Northey Island NW - Buoy.


Replace  with  Fl.R.2s at 5143´·600N., 042´·900E.


Notice 416 refers


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Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 3741.

Imray Charts: C1

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.11.

Imray Leisure Folios 2000.6


The red can opposite the green can marking the start of the gut into Heybridge Basin lock is now lit.





Week 4


ENGLAND - Thames Estuary - South Edinburgh Channel NW, North Edinburgh Channel SE, West Barrow - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 0.9, enclosed by 2m contour at 51°33´·87N., 1°03´·35E.


depth, 4, and extend 5m contour SW to enclose 51°32´·84N., 1°02´·32E.  Delete depth, 6.6, close E.


depth, 1.6 , enclosed by 2m contour at 51°32´·27N., 1°13´·05E. Delete depth, 5.8 , close S


depth, 5.2 , enclosed by 10m contour 51°31´·99N., 1°22´·82E.  Delete

depth, 18.4, close NE. and depth, 18.5, close N.


depth, 5.1 , and extend 10m contour SE to enclose 51°31´·79N., 1°22´·59E.  Delete depth, 5.5, close W and depth, 5.8, close S.


Notice 484 refers


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Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1183, 1607 and 1609.

Imray Charts: C1

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5606.2, 5606.6.

Imray Leisure Folios 2100.1


Two new reduced depths on the edges of the West Barrow sands suggesting it is expanding at the western end.


A reduced depth (1.6m) at the northern end of the South Edinburgh Channel.


Two new reduced depths of just over 5m at the southern end of the North Edinburgh Channel.





Week 4


BELGIUM - Westhinder E - Oostdyck Anchorage N - Foul.


Insert   at 51° 20´·4N., 2° 36´·1E.


Notice 462 refers


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Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1872 and 1873.

Imray Charts: C30


A foul near the Oost Dyck on the edge of the anchorage but in 16m of water so unlikely to trouble leisure craft.




Week 3


ENGLAND - East Coast - South Ship Head - Sunk Inner Precautionary Area - Long Sand Head N – Long Sand - Depths.


Insert:


1. depth, 15.6 at 51° 48´·92N., 1° 33´·27E.  Delete depth, 16.3 , close N and depth, 15.9 , close NW and depth, 15.9 , close NW.

2. depth, 9.3 , and extend 10m approximate contour NE to enclose 51° 47´·94N., 1° 37´·68E.  Delete depth, 11.7 , close NW.

3. depth, 8.7 , and extend 10m contour NW to enclose 51° 38´·28N., 1° 24´·03E.  Delete depth, 13.3, close SW

4. Insert depth, 12.9 at 51° 48´·49N., 1° 38´·98E.  Delete depth 14.1 , close NW, depth, 13.2 , close SW and depth, 13.5 , close NW.

5. depth, 12.5 , and extend 15m contour NE to enclose 51° 48´·87N., 1° 36´·20E.  Delete depth, 12.9, close NW and depth, 13.9 , close S

6. depth, 13.7 , and extend 15m contour NW to enclose 51° 48´·77N., 1° 37´·38E.  Delete depth, 16.1, close NE and depth, 14.4 , close SE.

7. depth, 13.3 at 51° 48´·68N., 1° 39´·08E.  Delete depth, 13.8 , close NW.

8. depth 1.7 , and extend 2m contour E to enclose (a) 51° 54´·19N., 1° 34´·56E.  Delete depth, 6.1 , close SE and depth, 1.5 , close NW.

9. depth, 3.8 , and extend 5m contour N to enclose 51° 53´·73N., 1° 34´·32E.  Delete depth, 4.5 , close S


Replace:


1. depth, 4.2 , with depth, 3.8 at 51° 53´·69N., 1° 34´·26E.

2. depth, 16 , with depth, 15.4 at 51° 42´·08N., 1° 28´·14E.


Notice 232 refers

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Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1183, 1610, 1975, 2052 and 2692.

Imray Charts: C1

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.2 and 5606.2.

Imray Leisure Folios 2100.1


Eleven new depths at the Sunk Head and Black Deep.  Most are sufficient deep not to trouble leisure craft with the exception of the depth over the South Shipwash which will probably be usually avoided.  Note that the move of the Black Deep buoy is a NtM from a previous year and repeated here for convenience..







Week 3


FRANCE - North Coast - Calais N - Ridens de Calais NE - Automatic Identification System. - Buoyage.


Insert:


Automatic Identification System, AIS, at RCE light-buoy (a) 51° 02´·45N., 1° 53´·23E.


Delete:


, close SE of: (a) above

, close SW of: (a) above


Notice 392 refers


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Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 323, 1610, 1892 and 2449.

Imray Charts: C8

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5605.2 and 5605.10

Imray Leisure Folios 2100.6


AIS now installed on RCE which marks the route into Dunkirk. This is now paired in AIS terms with Dyck which is nearby.




Week 2



ENGLAND - East Coast - Docking Shoal - Burnham Flats - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 4.5, enclosed by 5m contour 53° 11´·29N., 0° 45´·29E.

depth, 4.6, enclosed by 5m contour (a) 53° 07´·53N., 0° 47´·78E.

depth, 1.4, enclosed by 2m contour 53° 04´·62N., 0° 37´·01E.

depth, 4.2, and extend 5m contour W to enclose (a) 53° 09´·15N., 0° 39´·38E.


Replace:


depth, 4.9, with depth, 42 at 53° 09´·10N., 0° 39´·39E.


Delete:


depth, 5.7, close S of and depth, 4.5, close E of: (a) above

depth, 3.9 at 53° 05´·00N., 0° 36´·35E.


Notice 137 refers


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Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 108, 1190, 1534 and 1543.

Imray Charts: Y9

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5614.8 and 5614.9


Four depth reductions over the Docking Shoal and Burnham Flats:




Week 2


BELGIUM - Zeebrugge - Lights.


Insert:   F.Y Fog at:


51° 20´·21N., 3° 12´·92E.

51° 20´·19N., 3° 12´·87E.

51° 19´·89N., 3° 13´·20E.

51° 19´·87N., 3° 13´·15E.


Notice 202 refers



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1872 and 1874.

Imray Charts: C30


Four new fog lights in Zeebrugge.  These are all well within the commercial harbour and therefore are not illustrated.  The first two new lights are situated within the Britanniadok commercial basin and the last two on the Zeesluis Pierre Vandamme.


Week 1


ENGLAND - East Coast - North Cross Sand, Middle Cross Sand and South Cross Sand -

Depths.


Insert:


depth, 89 , enclosed by 10m contour at 52° 43´·89N., 1° 50´·47E. Delete depth, 163 , close S

depth, 86 , enclosed by 10m contour at 52° 43´·50N., 1° 50´·48E.

depth, 152 , enclosed by 20m contour at 52° 40´·53N., 1° 52´·77E. Delete depth, 27, close E

depth, 56 , enclosed by 10m contour 52° 39´·77N., 1° 53´·41E.

depth, 6, and extend 10m contour E to enclose 52° 37´·6N., 1° 50´·9E.  Delete depth, 81 , close SW and 167 , close NE

depth, 116 , enclosed by 15m contour  at 52° 37´·52N., 1° 51´·58E.  Delete depth, 165 , close SW and depth, 20,

depth, 3, enclosed by 5m contour at 52° 35´·26N., 1° 50´·05E.  Delete depth, 131 , close S

depth, 91 , enclosed by 10m contour 52° 35´·14N., 1° 49´·99E.

depth, 08 , enclosed by 2m contour 52° 35´·00N., 1° 50´·14E.


Notice 55 refers


Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 106, 1504, 1534 and 1543.

Imray Charts: C28

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5614.4


Reduced depths, some of them quite dramatic around the North, Middle and South Cross sands off Great Yarmouth.




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Week 1


BELGIUM - Zeebrugge - Lights. Radar station. Jetty. Buoyage. Dredged areas.


Insert:


1. The accompanying block, showing a new light, radar station, jetty and amendments to buoyage and dredged areas, centred on: 51° 20´·6N., 3° 11´·8E.

2.  F.R at 51° 21´·41N., 3° 11´·01E.

Notice 51 refers



Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1872 and 1874.

Imray Charts: C30


The block published by the UKHO is for Zeebrugge and may be downloaded from the left hand column.  There is an additional annotation for an extra light on the Wielingendok.



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Week 1


BELGIUM - Nieuwpoort, Oostende and Blankenberge - Fog signals.


Delete:


fog signal, Bell(2)15s, and associated symbol, fog signal, at light 51° 18´·910N., 3° 06´·561E.


fog signal, Bell(2)10s, and associated symbol, fog signal, at light 51° 09´·35N., 2° 43´·00E.


Delete fog signal, Bell4s, and associated symbol, fog signal, at light 51° 14´·32N., 2° 55´·03E.


Notice 68 refers


Affects:


UKHO Admiralty Charts: 1872, 1873, 1874 and 2449.

Imray Charts: C30

UKHO Leisure Folios 5605.12


Removal of the fog signal at each of the three Belgium ports.  Each signal was on the end of one of the entrance moles.






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