Notices - Orfordness to Frinton - Scroll down as necessary

Week  08


ENGLAND - East Coast - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 4.9 , enclosed by 5m contour at 51° 57´·110N., 1° 15´·077E.


Replace:


depth, 5.3 , with depth, 4 , enclosed by 5m contour at 51° 56´·948N., 1° 17´·011E.


Notice 815 refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart Y16 and Meridian Chartware.  


Notice 815 of 2024.pdf

Notice 815.pdf

 



Affects:


UKHO SNC: 1491 and 2693

UKHO SCC: 5607.7

Imray Full Charts: Y16

Imray Leisure Folios:  2000.5


Two reductions of depth in the River Stour, one west of the Parkeston starboard hand buoy, the other off the Trinity House Pier.  At 4m+ unlikely to hinder leisure craft.




Week  04


ENGLAND - East Coast - Legends.


Amend:


legend to, 5·0m, centred on: 52° 03´·024N., 1° 09´·776E.

legend to, 3·9m, centred on: 52° 02´·888N., 1° 09´·783E.

and 52° 02´·944N., 1° 09´·785E.

legend to, 6·6m, centred on: 52° 02´·461N., 1° 09´·450E.

legend to, 6·5m, centred on: 52° 02´·335N., 1° 09´·441E.


Notice 320 refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart Y16A and Meridian Chartware.


Notice 320 of 2024.pdf

Notice 320.pdf

 



Affects:


UKHO SNC: 1183, 1606 and 1607

UKHO SCC: 5607.7 (Panel C, Ipswich)

Imray Full Charts: Y16A

Imray Leisure Folios:  2000.5 (Panel A, Ipswick)


Five new legends displaying dredged depths in the Ipswich Marina and Docks.  All ample water for us of course.





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Week  50


Admiralty Charts To Be Published 28 December 2023


New Editions of ADMIRALTY SN Charts


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



Chart 2693 - International Chart Series, England - East Coast, Approaches to Felixstowe, Harwich and Ipswich with the Rivers Stour, Orwell and Deben. 1:25,000

A Continuation of River Stour. 1:25,000

B Ipswich.  1:10,000

C Continuation of River Deben.  1:25,000







Includes changes to depths from the latest British Government and Port Authority Surveys, amended dredged areas and navigational aids.


Includes significant safety-related information as follows: changes to dredged areas, coastline, berths, buoyage and depths from the latest British Government and Port Authority Surveys.


Week  47


ENGLAND - East Coast - Dredged areas. Legends. Note.


Amend:


legend to, Dredged to 16·0m, centred on: 51° 55´·91N., 1° 25´·29E.

legend to, 16·0m, centred on: 51° 53´·09N., 1° 33´·61E.


Insert limit of dredged channel, pecked line, joining:


51° 52´·37N., 1° 33´·16E.

51° 52´·24N., 1° 33´·20E.


Delete former limit of dredged channel, pecked line, joining:


51° 52´·37N., 1° 33´·16E.

51° 52´·24N., 1° 33´·14E.


legend, Channel Deepening (see Note), centred on:


51° 56´·36N., 1° 31´·25E.

51° 52´·93N., 1° 33´·60E.


Notice 4352 refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C1 and Meridian Chartware.  


Notice 4352 of 2023.pdf

Notice 4352.pdf




Affects:


UKHO SNC: 1183, 1610 and 2692

UKHO SCC: 5607.2.

Imray Full Charts: C1 and Y16


This notice changes the depth of the dredged channel from the Sunk to and into Felixstowe to an increased 16m and extends the marked channel to extend south right up to the S. Threshold yellow special lit buoy.




Week  41


ENGLAND - East Coast - Works. Channel limits.


Works to deepen the Harwich Deep Water Channel to 16·0m have been completed.  There have also been changes to the limits of Harwich Deep Water Channel.


The most significant changes are as follows:


New Position                                            Former Position

51° 52´·24N., 1° 33´·20E.        51° 52´·24N., 1° 33´·14E.

51° 55´·413N., 1° 18´·954E.   51° 55´·397N., 1° 18´·937E.

51° 55´·720N., 1° 18´·560E.   51° 55´·715N., 1° 18´·538E.


Mariners are advised to navigate with caution in the area.  WGS84 DATUM)


Notice 3598(P) refers


Notice 3598(P) of 2023.pdf



Affects:


UKHO SNC: 1183, 1491, 1610, 2052, 2692 and 2693

UKHO SCC: 5607.2, 5607.4, 5607.5 and 5607.6

Imray Full Charts: Y16

Imray Leisure Charts: 2000.1 and 2000.4


For the latest information consult Harwich Harbour Operations Service (or Harwich VTS) and local notices.

These changes will be included in the next New Edition of Charts 1491, 2693, 2052, 5607.4, 5607.5, 5607.6, to be

published late 2023. Chart 1183, 1610, 2692 and 5607.2 will be updated by Notice to Mariners.


This notice amends the limits of the Harwich Deep Water channel following the substantial project deepening the channel to 16m.  There are three limits quoted as the most significant changes but (unusually) I am not illustrating the changes as they are so small.


Week  41


ENGLAND - East Coast - Dredged areas. Dredged depths.


Insert:


limit of dredged area, pecked line, joining:

51° 56´·870N., 1° 15´·501E.

51° 56´·894N., 1° 15´·504E.

dredged depth, 8·5m, centred on: 51° 56´·879N., 1° 15´·566E.


Delete:


former limit of dredged area, pecked line, and associated

legend, 9·5m, joining:

51° 56´·875N., 1° 15´·386E.

51° 56´·900N., 1° 15´·389E.

51° 56´·894N., 1° 15´·504E.


Notice 3672 refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart Y16 and Meridian Chartware.


Notice 3672 of 2023.pdf

Notice 3672.pdf

 



Affects:


UKHO SNC: 1491 and 2693

UKHO SCC: 5607.7 (Panel A, River Stour)

Imray Full Charts: Y16

Imray Leisure Charts: 2000.4 and 2000.5


This is small detail: a revised limit of the dredged area at the Parkeston Quay RoRo on the River Stour (at Harwich).



Week  39


ENGLAND - East Coast - Legends.


Amend:


legend to, 5·6m, centred on: 52° 02´·331N., 1° 09´·437E.

legend to, 8·2m, centred on: 52° 02´·342N., 1° 09´·530E.

legend to, 6·2m, centred on: 52° 02´·459N., 1° 09´·449E.

legend to, 8·4m, centred on: 52° 02´·561N., 1° 09´·681E.

legend to, 7·2m, centred on: 52° 02´·603N., 1° 09´·710E.


Notice 3355 refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Charts Y16A and Meridian Chartware.  


Notice 3355 of 2023.pdf

Notice 3355.pdf





Affects:


UKHO SNC: 2693 (Panel B Ipswich)

UKHO SCC: 5607.7 (Panel C, Ipswich)

Imray Full Charts: Y16A

Imray Leisure Charts: 2000.5A


5 revised depths alongside the berths at Ipswich Quays.




Week  38


New Editions of ADMIRALTY Small Craft Charts to be published on 5th October, 2023


SCC 5607.3 Outer Approaches to the River Blackwater

1:50,000


SCC 5607.4 Southern Approaches to Harwich

1:50,000






Includes full updates for New Edition and Notices to

Mariners affecting source charts.


Week  31


EAST COAST OF ENGLAND - APPROACHES TO HARWICH - HARWICH DEEP WATER CHANNEL

The following buoys have been returned to their assigned positions:

Walker Lighted Buoy

Moved back to assigned position: Latitude 51° 53.791’N., Longitude 001° 33.903’E.

Southwest Shipwash Lighted Buoy

Moved back to assigned position: Latitude 51° 54.750’N., Longitude 001° 34.213’E.

Trinity House Notice to Mariners 12/2023, dated 3rd April 2023, is hereby cancelled.

Trinity House No 20 of 2023 refers


TH20.pdf



Affects:


UKHO SNC: 2052

UKHO SCC: 5607.1 and 5607.2

Imray Full Charts: C1

Imray Leisure Charts: 2000.1


The temporary movement of the Walter and Southwest Shipwash lighted buoys to facility the dredging working for the Deep Water Channel from the Sunk to Felixstowe is now cancelled and the buoys back to their normal charted positions.  No image.


Week  27


ENGLAND - East Coast - Drying heights. Depths.


Insert:


drying height, 0.1, enclosed by 0m low water line at 51° 58´·73N., 1° 23´·83E.  Delete depth, 0.7, close SW and depth, 1.1, close W.

drying height, 1.5, and extend 0m low water line W to enclose 51° 58´·68N., 1° 23´·35E.


Notice 2234 refers


Notice 2234 of 2023.pdf





Affects:


UKHO SNC: 2052 and 2693.

UKHO SCC: 5607.6 (Panel A, Approaches to Harwich and Woodbridge Haven) and 5607.5

Imray Full Charts: Y16

Imray Leisure Charts: C2000.3


This notice locates two drying heights on the knolls at the Deben entrance.  The East Coast Pilot chartlet from Imray already records thse drying heights and it is best to use that chartlet.  Download it at: https://www.eastcoastpilot.com/downloads


Week  26


New Editions of ADMIRALTY Charts to be published 13 July 2023


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





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

Week  14


New Editions of ADMIRALTY Small Craft Charts to be published on 20th April, 2023


SCC 5606.6 Whitaker Channel to West Swin.

1:50,000


SCC 5607.3 Outer Approaches to the River Blackwater.

1:50,000


SCC 5607.4 Southern Approaches to Harwich.

1:50,000


SCC 5607.5 Harwich to Orford Ness.

1:50,000






Includes full updates for New Edition and Notices to

Mariners affecting all source charts.

Week  14


ENGLAND - East Coast - Buoyage.


Changes to buoyage have taken place within Harwich Deep Water Channel to allow for channel dredging.  The following light-buoys have been moved:


Characteristic - Designation - Former Position - New Position


Mo(A)5s       Haven         51° 55´·76N., 1° 32´·57E.    51° 55´·74N., 1° 32´·54E.

Fl(3)Y.10s    Cross          51° 56´·23N., 1° 30´·48E.    51° 56´·20N., 1° 30´·47E.

*Q(9)15s     Walker         51° 53´·797N., 1° 33´·898E. 51° 53´·789N., 1° 33´·970E.

*Fl.Y.5s       North Threshold      51° 54´·501N., 1° 33´·476E. 51° 54´·497N., 1° 33´·426E.

*Fl.Y.2·5s    Southwest Shipwash 51° 54´·754N., 1° 34´·208E. 51° 54´·748N., 1° 34´·250E.


Mariners are advised to navigate with caution in the area.  Former Notice 3766(T)/22.  *Indicates new or revised entry.


Notice 1228(T) refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C1 and Meridian Chartware.  


Notice 1228(T) of 2023.pdf

Notice 1228.pdf




Affects:


UKHO SNC: 1610, 2052, 2692 and 2693

UKHO SCC: 5607.2 and 5607.5

Imray Full Charts: C1.

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.4


The UKHO has copied a recent Harwich Haven Authority notice about temporary moves affecting buoys in the Harwich Deep Water Channel.  This affects 5 buoys at the Sunk area end.




Week  13


EAST COAST OF ENGLAND - Orford Haven – Approaches to the River Ore - Oxley and Weir Seasonal Buoys

Amendment:

Oxley (Seasonal) Unlighted Buoy

Re-established in position: Latitude 52° 02.024’N., Longitude 001° 27.964’E

Weir (Seasonal) Unlighted Buoy

Re-established in position: Latitude 52° 02.244’N., Longitude 001° 27.570’E

Alterations effected consequent upon a recent survey.

Trinity House Notice to Mariners No 9 of 2023

Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C28F and Meridian Chartware

Notice TH9 of 2023.pdf

TH9.pdf



UKHO SNC: 2052, 2693 and 2695

UKHO SCC: 5607.5 and 5607.8

Imray Full Charts: C28F

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.1 and 2000.2


Notifiication from Trinity House that Weir and Oxley buoys (at Orford Haven) have been re-established as for 2022.


Week  9


ENGLAND - East Coast - Note. Legend.


Small Craft Chart 5607.4


Insert:


the accompanying note, CHANNEL DEEPENING, centred on: 51° 53´·77N., 1° 13´·88E.

legend, Channel Deepening (see Note), centred on: 51° 56´·03N., 1° 27´·20E.


Small Craft Chart 5607.5


Insert:


the accompanying note, CHANNEL DEEPENING, centred on: 52° 00´·43N., 1° 18´·66E.

legend, Channel Deepening (see Note), centred on: 51° 55´·92N., 1° 25´·34E.


Small Craft Chart 5607.6 (Panel A, Approaches to Harwich and Woodbridge Haven)


Insert:


the accompanying note, CHANNEL DEEPENING, centred on: 51° 59´·83N., 1° 21´·55E.

legend, Channel Deepening (see Note), centred on: 51° 55´·78N., 1° 22´·15E.


Notice 762 refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart Y16 and Meridian Chartware.  


Notice 762 of 2023.pdf

Notice 762.pdf




Affects:


UKHO SCC: 5607.4, 5607.5 and 5607.6 (Panel A, Approaches to Harwich and Woodbridge Haven)

Imray Full Charts: Y16

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.4


The Notice provides an identical legend showing the channel deepening works on the approaches to Felixstowe.  Each SCC chart also has a marginal note thus:


CHANNEL DEEPENING

Work to deepen Harwich Deep Water Channel

to 16·0m is in progress. Extensive dredging

operations and associated activity will be

conducted within and alongside the channel.

For the latest information consult Harwich

Harbour Operations Service, (or Harwich VTS)

and local notices to mariners.










Week  4


New Editions of ADMIRALTY Standard National Charts on 9th  February, 2023


Chart 1183 - International Chart Series, England - East Coast, Thames Estuary.  1:100,000






Includes changes to depths from the latest British Government and Port of London Authority Surveys.


Week  3


ENGLAND - East Coast - Depth. Rock.


Delete:


depth, 14.2, with seabed type, R at 51° 56´·351N., 1° 18´·568E.


Notice 126 refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart Y16 and Meridian Chartware.


Notice 126 of 2023.pdf

Notice 126.pdf

 



Affects:


UKHO SNC: 1491 and 2693

UKHO SCC: 5607.6

Imray Full Charts: Y16

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.4 and 2000.5


Harwich Harbour Authority have notified the UKHO of the removal of a rock within the main harbour channel.  Bit of a non-event for us as the boulder was at over 14m anyway.  But out of interest, the image marks the spot!




Week  2


New Editions of ADMIRALTY Charts on 19th January, 2023


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



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





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Includes changes to depths from the latest British Government, Port of London Authority, and Trinity House surveys.


Includes changes to depths from the latest British Government and Port of London Authority Surveys.



SCROLL DOWN FOR PRE-2023 NOTICES


Week  42


New Editions of Imrays C and Y series charts.  Available now on the Imray website POD.


C1 – Thames Estuary  - Tilbury to North Foreland and Orfordness 1:120,000 WGS84


Y17A – Rivers Colne and Blackwater inc plans River Colne to Colchester, Wivenhoe, Brightlingsea, Tollesbury Marina, Bradwell Marina, River Blackwater continuation to Maldon, Maldon 1:35,000


Y17B – Rivers Crouch and Roach inc. plans Burnham Yacht Harbour, River Crouch continuation to Battlesbridge, River Roach continuations to Rochford  1:35,000




Imrays charts are available POD and are up to date including all recent updates including at the Spitway, SW Sunk swatchway, the Middle Sunk and the Ray Sand.


Charts Y17A and 17B are a new initiative increasing the scale from 1:50,000 previously used on chart Y17 to 1:35,000 thus splitting the area covered by Y17 into two more detailed charts.


Week  37


ENGLAND - East Coast - Dredged depth.


Amend:


dredged depth to, 16·5m, centred on: 51° 57´·75N., 1° 17´·39E.


Notice 3708 refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart Y16 and Meridian Chartware.  


Notice 3708 of 2022.pdf

Notice 3708.pdf




Affects:


UKHO Charts: 1491 and 2693

UKHO Leisure Charts: 5607.6

Imray Charts:  Y16

Imray Leisure Charts: 2000.4


Dredging on the Fagbury end of the Trinity Container wharf is now complete to 16.5m.  We can assume that the largest container ships will berth there now.




Week  26


ENGLAND - East Coast - NM Block.


Insert:


the accompanying block, centred on: 51° 57´·2N., 1° 18´·7E.


Notice 2701 refers


The Block is UKHO copyright


Notice 2701 of 2022.pdf

Notice 2701.pdf




Affects:


UKHO Charts: 1491

UKHO Leisure Charts: 5607.6

Imray Charts:  Y16

Imray Leisure Charts: 2000.5


This Notice introduces a new UKHO block adding detail to the Dooley Container Terminal at Felixstowe.




Week  26


ENGLAND - East Coast - Light.


Insert:


at 51° 57´·14N., 1° 18´·76E.



Notice 2702 refers


Notice 2702 of 2022.pdf





Affects:


UKHO Charts: 2693

UKHO Small Craft Charts:  5607.6 (Panel A, Approaches to Harwich and Woodbridge Haven)

Imray Charts:  Y16

Imray Leisure Charts: 2000.5



This notice is associated with the UKHO block in the previous NtM.  The block illustrates the new light on the Dooley Container Terminal.


Week  16


ENGLAND - East Coast - Buoy. Light.


Insert:


at 52° 02´·288N., 1° 09´·398E.

at 52° 00´·42N., 1° 11´·84E.


Notice 1459 refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart Y16 A and E and Meridian Chartware


Notice 1459 of 2022.pdf


Notice 1459 combined.pdf




Affects:


UKHO Charts: 2693 and 2693 (Panel B, Ipswich)

UKHO Small Craft Charts:  5607.7  (Panel C, Ipswich) and (Panel B, River Orwell).

Imray Charts:  Y16A and Y16E

Imray Leisure Chart: 2000.5A and 5C


A new ‘ships’ mooring just off the west Container Terminal at Ipswich and a new light on the Royal Harwich Yacht Club pontoon at Woolverstone.  Two images.







Scroll down for pre-2022 notices


Week  52


ENGLAND - East Coast - Fog signal.


Amend:


fog signal to, Bell, at buoy 52° 01´·73N., 1° 38´·23E.


Notice 5428 refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C28 and Meridian Chartware


Notice 5428 of 2021.pdf

Notice 5428.pdf




Affects:


UKHO Charts:  1610 and 2052

Imray Charts:  C28

UKHO Small Craft Charts: 5607.5 and 5614.1 (Panel B, Orford Ness)


The fog signal at the North Shipwash has been altered from ‘Whis’ to ‘Bell’.



Week  45


ENGLAND - East Coast - Legends. Note.


Insert:


legend, Channel Deepening (see Note), centred on:

Chart 1491


51° 57´·337N., 1° 17´·922E.

51° 55´·761N., 1° 18´·759E.

the accompanying note, CHANNEL DEEPENING, centred on: 51° 55´·382N., 1° 14´·135E.


Chart 2052


51° 54´·33N., 1° 33´·69E.

51° 55´·92N., 1° 25´·34E.

the accompanying note, CHANNEL DEEPENING, centred on: 51° 57´·93N., 1° 18´·84E.


Chart 2692


51° 56´·35N., 1° 31´·25E.

51° 52´·93N., 1° 33´·60E.

the accompanying note, CHANNEL DEEPENING, centred on: 51° 54´·97N., 1° 39´·19E.


Chart 2693


51° 55´·66N., 1° 21´·86E.

51° 56´·59N., 1° 30´·70E.

the accompanying note, CHANNEL DEEPENING, centred on: 52° 00´·54N., 1° 14´·52E.


Notice 4648 refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C1 and Meridian Chartware


Notice 4648 of 2021.pdf

Notice 4648.pdf




Affects:


UKHO Charts:  1491, 2052, 2692 and 2693

Imray Charts:  C1, C28

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5606.5.

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.1


This notice announces the deepening of the Harwich Deep Water Channel twixt the S. Shipwash and the Fagbury Container Terminal aka ‘the entire channel’.  Some of the spoil is, of course going to Horsey Island and Mersea Island to recharge.




Week  44


Admiralty Charts to be published 18 November 2021


ADMIRALTY Small Craft Charts


SC5607 Edition 1 - Thames Estuary, Essex and Suffolk Coast.


5607_1 Orford Ness to Oostende. 1:250,000

5607_2 Foulness Point to Landguard Point. 1:100,000

5607_3 Outer Approaches to the River Blackwater. 1:50,000

5607_4 Southern Approaches to Harwich. 1:50,000

5607_5 Harwich to Orford Ness. 1:50,000

5607_6 A Approaches to Harwich and Woodbridge Haven. 1:25,000:  B Continuation of River Deben. 1:25,000

5607_7 Rivers Stour and Orwell. - A River Stour. 1:25,000:  B River Orwell. 1:25,000:  C Ipswich. 1:10,000

5607_8 A Rivers Ore and Alde. 1:25,000:  B Orford Haven and Approaches. 1:25,000

5607_9 Approaches to Mersea Island and Brightlingsea. 1:25,000

5607_10 Harbours on the East Coast. -

A River Colne. 1:25,000

B Colchester Quays. 1:12,500

C Brightlingsea. 1:12,500

D West Mersea. 1:12,500

5607_11 A River Blackwater Bradwell to Maldon. 1:25,000: B Bradwell. 1:12,500:  C Tollesbury. 1:12,500:  D Maldon. 1:12,500

5607_12 A Rivers Crouch and Roach. 1:25,000:  B Continuation of the River Roach. 1:25,000

5607_13 A Continuation of River Crouch. 1:25,000:  B Burnham-on-Crouch. 1:10,000

C Entrance to Walton Backwaters. 1:12,500;  D Continuation to Battlesbridge. 1:25,000

5607_14 A Walton Backwaters. 1:12,500:  B Continuation of Landermere Creek. 1:12,500







One of a series of new Small Craft charts, replacing the Leisure folios. For the convenience of chart users, the number of the withdrawn folio has been retained for these new charts. All sheets have been fully updated for New Editions and Notice to Mariners affecting source charts.


Week  39


ENGLAND - East Coast - Depth.


Insert:


depth, 13.1 at 51° 57´·60N., 1° 31´·08E.


Notice 3873 refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C28 and Meridian Chartware


Notice 3873 of 2021.pdf

Notice 3873.pdf




Affects:


UKHO Charts:  2692 and 2693

Imray Charts:  C1, C28

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5606.5.

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.1


One reduction of depth in the Bawdsey anchorage just north-east of the S.Bawdsey SCB.  Unlikely to hinder leisure craft.




Week  30


ADMIRALTY CHARTS TO BE PUBLISHED 12 AUGUST 2021


New Editions of ADMIRALTY Chart 2693 - International Chart Series, England - East Coast


Approaches to Felixstowe, Harwich and Ipswich with the Rivers Stour, Orwell and Deben. 1:25,000

A Continuation of River Stour.  1:25,000

B Ipswich.  1:10,000

C Continuation of River Deben.  1:25,000



Includes significant safety-related information as follows: changes to depths from the latest Trinity House surveys.


Week  26


ENGLAND - East Coast - Dredged areas. Legends.


Insert:


limit of dredged area, pecked line, joining:

51° 57´·836N., 1° 17´·244E. and

51° 57´·813N., 1° 17´·212E.

legend, Dredged to 16·5m, orientated NW/SE, centred on: 51° 57´·902N., 1° 17´·053E.

legend, Dredged to 15·0m, orientated NW/SE, centred on: 51° 57´·746N., 1° 17´·404E.


Delete:


former legend, Dredged to 15·0m, centred on: 51° 57´·830N., 1° 17´·217E.


Notice 2621 refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart Y16 and Meridian Chartware

Notice 2621 of 2021.pdf

Notice 2621.pdf



Affects:


UKHO Charts:  1491 and 2693

Imray Charts:  Y16

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.6.

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.5


Notification that part of the Trinity container port has been dredged to 16.5m.  Interesting that it is at the Orwell River end of the port!  Big stuff in the narrowest part!




Week  25


New Editions of ADMIRALTY Charts to be published on 8th July, 2021


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


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





Includes changes to depths from the latest British Government, Port of London Authority, and Trinity House surveys.


Includes changes to depths from the latest British Government surveys.


Week  25


ENGLAND - East Coast - Depth. Rock.


Insert:


depth, 14.2, with seabed type, R at 51° 56´·351N., 1° 18´·568E.


Notice 2492 refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart Y16 and Meridian Chartware


Notice 2492 of 2021.pdf

Notice 2492.pdf





Affects:


UKHO Charts:  1491 and 2693

Imray Charts:  Y16

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.6.

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.5.


Interesting, a rock is found in the dredged area for Harwich Harbour SSE of the N. Shelf SHB.  But at 14.2m is unlikely to hinder leisure craft.




Week  25


ENGLAND - East Coast - Drying heights. Drying contours. Depths.


Insert:


drying height, 1, and extend 0m low water line SE to enclose 52° 02´·37N., 1° 27´·93E.  Delete depth, 0.9, close W and depth, 1.5, close SE.

depth, 0.2 at 52° 02´·28N., 1° 27´·95E.  Delete depth, 1.3, close E.

drying height, 1 at 52° 02´·07N., 1° 27´·75E.  Delete drying height, 0.4, close E.

depth, 1.7, and extend 2m contour SE to enclose 52° 02´·05N., 1° 27´·98E.  Delete depth, 4.4, close NE.

drying height, 2.2 at 52° 02´·49N., 1° 27´·90E.  Delete depth, 0.4, close SW.

drying height, 0.4, enclosed by 0m low water line 52° 02´·22N., 1° 27´·61E


0m low water line, joining:


(a) 52° 02´·50N., 1° 27´·72E.

(b) 52° 02´·56N., 1° 27´·76E.

and

(c) 52° 02´·44N., 1° 27´·92E.

(d) 52° 02´·50N., 1° 27´·95E.


Delete:


former 0m low water line, joining:


(a) above

(c) above

and

(b) above

(d) above


Notice 2575 refers


Image courtesy of Imray and East Coast Pilot


Notice 2575 of 2021.pdf





Affects:


UKHO Charts:  2693 and 2695 (Panel C, Rivers Ore and Alde)

Imray Charts:  C28F

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.7.

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.3.


This notice is the changes for the Ore entrance.  To do my usual practice of amending the existing chart is rather complicated because of the detailed scale thereby leaving a unclear image.  I recommend you use the ECP download at https://eastcoastpilot.com/downloads.html which incorporates the changes.




Week  21


ENGLAND - East Coast - Depths. Drying heights.


Recent surveys have indicated significant changes to charted drying banks and depths in the approaches to Woodbridge Haven with the channel having moved westwards and in the approaches to Orford Haven.


Significant drying heights shown on surveys are as follows:


Woodbridge

Drying Height Position

1·4 m                51° 58´·44N., 1° 23´·18E.

1·9 m                51° 58´·48N., 1° 23´·28E.


Orford Haven

Drying Height Position

1·0 m                52° 02´·07N., 1° 27´·75E.


For further information regarding Woodbridge Haven refer to the Harbour Master at Felixstowe Ferry. At Orford Haven local knowledge is required for navigation inwards of Orford Haven Buoy (safe water).


These and other amendments will be included in the next New Edition of Chart 2693 and Chart 2052 to be published mid 2021.  Notice to Mariners will be issued for Chart 2695.

(ETRS89 DATUM)


Notice 2196(P) refers


Notice 2196(P) of 2021.pdf




Affects:


UKHO Charts:  2052, 2693 and 2695

Imray Charts:  C2000.3

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.7, 5607.8.

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.3


This notice only notifies us of the significant drying heights at the Woodbridge Haven and Orford Haven.  These changes are already incorporated in the Imray chartlets that can be downloaded at East Coast Pilot.  The download button will take you direct to the relevant ECP page.


Note that new editions of the relevant UKHO charts are due in mid 2021.

Week  10


ENGLAND - East Coast - Foul.


*A lost anchor has been reported in position 51° 57´·49N., 1° 31´·24E.


Mariners are advised to navigate with caution in the area.  Former Notice 5378(T)/20 is cancelled.  

* Indicates new or revised information


Notice 1063(T) refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C1 and Meridian Chartware


Notice 1063(T) of 2021.pdf

HHA25.jpg



Affects:


UKHO Charts:  1610, 2052, 2692 and 2693

Imray Charts:  C1

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.5.

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.1


Harwich Haven Authority notified us of a lost anchor in the Bawdsey Anchorage last year vide HHA No 25 of 2020 (repeated by UKHO 5378(T).  The position was:  51° 57´·44N., 1° 31´·15E.  Harwich Haven have, this week, notified  us that anchor has been retrieved (vide HHA 5 of 2021) but this Temporary UKHO is saying another anchor has been lost very close to the previous location!


PS. Checked with Harwich: it is possibly a typo by the UKHO, the anchor was recovered and that was all!




Week  2


ENGLAND - East Coast - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 8.5 at 52° 02´·90N., 1° 37´·14E.  Delete depth, 9.1, close E.


Notice 179 refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C1 and Meridian Chartware


Notice 179 of 2021.pdf

Notice 179.pdf



Affects:


UKHO Charts:  2052

Imray Charts:  C1, C28.

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.5.

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.2.


One reduction of depth on the Bawd Head of the Bawdsey Bank.  The image includes other reductions of depths reported vide NtM 5371 and 5777 and a section of the new Wind Farm power cable reported vide no 6187(P), all last year.





2020 Notices for this area below


Week  53


ENGLAND - East Coast - Depths. Wreck.


Insert:


depth, 2.6, and extend 5m contour E to enclose 52° 00´·42N., 1° 38´·05E.  Delete depth, 2.8, close SW.


Replace:


with at 51° 59´·35N., 1° 34´·60E.


Notice 6339 of 2020.pdfNotice 6339 refers

Notice 6339.pdf


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C28 and Meridian Chartware



Affects:


UKHO Charts:  1610 and 2052

Imray Charts:  C28

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.5.

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.2.


One reduction of depth on the North Shipwash and a slight reduction of depth over a wreck in the Shipway, The image also includes the previous changes of depth vide Notice 5371, 5578 and 5777.





Week  52


ENGLAND - East Coast - Submarine power cables.


Two submarine power cables have been laid in parallel from East Anglia One Offshore Windfarm to Bawdsey, joining the following positions:


52° 12´·01N., 2° 21´·82E.

52° 12´·01N., 2° 16´·86E.

52° 11´·34N., 2° 11´·77E.

52° 11´·32N., 2° 08´·04E.

52° 09´·30N., 2° 01´·24E.

52° 09´·13N., 1° 57´·52E.

52° 08´·69N., 1° 56´·16E.

52° 08´·28N., 1° 52´·85E.

52° 05´·61N., 1° 45´·85E.

52° 05´·05N., 1° 45´·21E.

52° 04´·52N., 1° 40´·86E.

52° 03´·77N., 1° 37´·95E.

52° 02´·48N., 1° 35´·20E.

51° 59´·69N., 1° 31´·05E.

51° 59´·55N., 1° 26´·85E.


These changes will be included in a New Edition of Chart 1610 to be published early 2021.


Notice 6187(P) of 2020.pdfNotice 6187(P) refers

Notice 6187(P).pdf

Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C28 and Meridian Chartware



Affects:


UKHO Charts:  1610

Imray Charts:  C25

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.5, 5614.1.


This preliminary Notice records the position of the Power Cable from the East Anglia Offshore Wind Farm to just off Bawdsey.




Week  49


ENGLAND - East Coast - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 9.8, enclosed by 10m contour at 52° 02´·71N., 1° 37´·45E.

depth, 9.6, and extend 10m contour E to enclose 52° 01´·97N., 1° 36´·16E.  Delete depth, 11.8, close S.


Notice 5777 of 2020.pdfNotice 5777 refers

Notice 5777.pdf


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C1 and Meridian Chartware



Affects:


UKHO Charts:  2052

Imray Charts:  C1

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.5.

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.1


Two reductions of depth in the Shipway near the NE Bawdsey SHB and in the centre of the Shipway.


Week  47


ENGLAND - East Coast - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 2.8 at 52° 00´·70N., 1° 34´·39E.  Delete depth, 3.4, close E and depth, 4.4, close N.


Notice 5578 of 2020.pdfNotice 5578 refers

Notice 5578.pdf


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C1 and Meridian Chartware



Affects:


UKHO Charts:  1610 and 2052

Imray Charts:  C1

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.5.

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.3


Reduction of depth on the Bawdsey Bank.  Worth avoiding as it has breaking seas in certain circumstances.




Week  46


ENGLAND - East Coast - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 8.6, and extend 10m contour E to enclose 51° 59´·07N., 1° 33´·19E.

depth, 10.2 at 51° 58´·60N., 1° 33´·38E.  Delete depth, 13.1, close S.


Notice 5449 of 2020.pdfNotice 5449 refers

Notice 5449.pdf


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C1 and Meridian Chartware



Affects:


UKHO Charts:  2052.

Imray Charts:  C1

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.5

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.1


Two reductions of depth around the Mid Bawdsey SHB.  Not likely to hinder leisure craft.




Week  45


ENGLAND - East Coast - Depths.


Replace:


depth, 8.2, with depth, 7.5 at 52° 05´·00N., 1° 37´·38E.


Notice 5354 of 2020.pdfNotice 5354 refers

Notice 5354.pdf


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C28 and Meridian Chartware



Affects:


UKHO Charts:  1504, 1543 and 2052.

Imray Charts:  C28

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5614.1

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.2, 2000.10


One reduction of depth on the shoal due east of Orford Ness.  Clear of the overfalls, unlikely to hinder leisure craft unduly.




Week  45


ENGLAND - East Coast - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 2.8 at 52° 00´·58N., 1° 38´·08E.  Delete depth, 3.2, close SW.


Replace:


depth, 6.7, with depth, 5.9 at 52° 01´·06N., 1° 38´·25E.


Notice 5371 of 2020.pdfNotice 5371 refers

Notice 5371.pdf


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C28 and Meridian Chartware


Affects:


UKHO Charts:  1610 and 2052.

Imray Charts:  C28

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.5

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.1


Two reductions of depth on the North Shipwash sands.




Week  45


ENGLAND - East Coast - Foul.


A lost anchor has been reported in position 51° 57´·44N., 1° 31´·15E.  Mariners are advised to navigate with caution in the area.

(ETRS89 DATUM)


Notice 5378(T) of 2020.pdfNotice 5378(T) refers

HHA25.jpg


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C28 and Meridian Chartware



Affects:


UKHO Charts:  1610, 2052, 2692 and 2693.

Imray Charts:  C28

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.5

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.1


This Temporary Notice is in confirmation of Harwich Haven Authority NtM No 25; an anchor has been lost in the Bawdsey Ship Anchorage.


Week  44


ENGLAND - East Coast - Mooring buoys.


Delete:


at:


51° 57´·139N., 1° 16´·951E.

51° 57´·096N., 1° 16´·274E.


Notice 5221 of 2020.pdfNotice 5221 refers

Notice 5221.pdf


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart Y16 and Meridian Chartware



Affects:


UKHO Charts:  1491.

Imray Charts:  Y16

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.6.

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.4, 2000.5.


This is the deletion of two large mooring buoys on the Shotley side of the River Stour. In the image a yellow special buoy is located close to the Ganges SHB.   This was reported in Notice 879(T) in Week 5 but as far as I can see from the Harwich camera, the special buoy has now be removed.




Week  32


Admiralty Charts to be published 20 August 2020


Chart 2052 - International Chart Series, England - East Coast, Orford Ness to The

Naze.  1:50,000






Includes changes to depths from the latest British Government surveys.


Week  22


ENGLAND - East Coast - Submarine power cables.


Insert:


submarine power cable, joining:


51° 59´·86N., 1° 31´·47E.

51° 59´·67N., 1° 31´·15E.

51° 59´·36N., 1° 29´·11E.

51° 59´·70N., 1° 27´·63E.

51° 59´·48N., 1° 26´·74E.

51° 59´·48N., 1° 26´·26E.

51° 59´·97N., 1° 25´·33E.

and

51° 59´·96N., 1° 31´·47E.

51° 59´·77N., 1° 31´·17E.

51° 59´·46N., 1° 29´·11E.

51° 59´·79N., 1° 27´·73E.

51° 59´·54N., 1° 26´·64E.

51° 59´·62N., 1° 26´·06E.

51° 59´·99N., 1° 25´·36E.


Notice 2621 of 2020.pdfNotice 2621 refers

Notice 2621.pdf


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C1 and Meridian Chartware



Affects:


UKHO Charts:  2693

Imray Charts:  C1

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.5

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.1, 2000.3


Completion of the landward side of the power cables from Bawdsey towards the Gabbard Wind Farms.





Week  17


ENGLAND - East Coast - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 5.7, enclosed by 10m contour at 51° 56´·543N., 1° 19´·069E.  Delete depth, 10.5, close.

depth, 4.6, and extend 5m contour NW to enclose 51° 56´·496N., 1° 19´·074E.

depth, 3.5, and extend 5m contour W to enclose 51° 56´·408N., 1° 19´·047E.

depth, 7, and extend 10m contour W to enclose 51° 56´·409N., 1° 18´·999E.  Delete depth, 11.3, close S.


Replace:


depth, 1.4, with depth, 0.5 at 51° 56´·421N., 1° 19´·095E.


Notice 2125 of 2020.pdfNotice 2125 refers

Notice 2125.pdf


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart Y16 and Meridian Chartware


Affects:


UKHO Charts:  1491 and 2693

Imray Charts:  C1, Y16

UK UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.6

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.5.


Five reductions of depth juts off the Landguard Container Terminal and the Landguard Fort.




Week  10


ENGLAND - East Coast - NM Blocks.


Chart 1491


Insert the accompanying block, centred on: 51° 56´·9N., 1° 15´·8E.


Chart 2693


Insert the accompanying block, centred on: 51° 56´·8N., 1° 15´·5E.


Notice 1177 of 2020.pdfNotice 1177 refers

Notice 1177.pdf


Image copyright of the UKHO



Affects:


UKHO Charts:  1491 and 2693

Imray Charts:  Y16

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.7.

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.5


Two UKHO blocks to ‘illustrate’ the change to the Harwich RoRo area.




Week  9


ENGLAND - East Coast - Depths. Drying heights.


Insert:


depth, 1.9, enclosed by 2m contour at 51° 52´·34N., 1° 22´·26E.  Delete depth, 2.1, close NE.

drying height, 0.8 at 51° 52´·88N., 1° 23´·26E.  Delete drying height, 0.4, close N.

drying height, 0.5, and extend 0m low water line N to enclose 51° 54´·12N., 1° 23´·50E.

drying height, 0.3, and extend 0m low water line S to enclose 51° 54´·53N., 1° 24´·40E.  Delete depth, 0.7, close NW.


Notice 1022 of 2020.pdfNotice 1022 refers

Notice 1022.pdf


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C1 and Meridian Chartware



Affects:


UKHO Charts:  1183 and 2052

Imray Charts:  C1

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.2, 5607.4.

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.1, 2000.4.


Four reductions of depth/increase of drying heights on the Cork Sands and vicinity.




Week  7


ENGLAND - East Coast - Measuring instruments. Buoyage.


Measuring instruments, marked by special light-buoys, Fl.Y.4s, have been established on the seabed in the following positions:


Depth    Position

13m       51° 57´·797N., 1° 16´·860E.

6·8m      51° 57´·097N., 1° 16´·984E.

13m       51° 56´·162N., 1° 18´·869E.


Mariners are advised to navigate with caution in the area.


Notice 879(T) of 2020.pdfNotice 879(T) refers

Notice 879(T).pdf


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart CY16 and Meridian Chartware



Affects:


UKHO Charts:  1491, and 2693

Imray Charts:  Y16

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.6.

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.5


Three marked seabed instruments situated in the environs of Harwich Harbour.




Week  3


ENGLAND - East Coast - NM Block. Depth. Drying heights.


Insert:


drying height, 2.7 at 51° 58´·59N., 1° 23´·34E.


Chart 2693


Insert:


 the accompanying block, centred on: 51° 58´·8N., 1° 23´·5E.

drying height, 0.6, and extend 0m low water line S to enclose 52° 02´·23N., 1° 27´·66E.  Delete depth, 0.2, close N.


Notice 383 of 2020.pdfNotice 383 refers

Notice 383 combined.pdf


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Folio 2000.3 and Meridian Chartware



Affects:


UKHO Charts:  2052, 2693 and 2695  (Panel C)

Imray Charts:  C1

UKHO Leisure Folios: 5607.5, 5607.6, 5607.8B

Imray Leisure Folios: 2000.3.


One ‘new’ drying height close to the Mid Knoll starboard hand buoy at the Deben Haven and a ‘new’ drying height between the Oxley and Weir buoys at the entrance of the Ore.  The notice also includes a new block for the Deben Haven.  NOTE that no 2020 survey has yet been taken this year to the best of my knowledge.  East Coast Pilot will update information for 2020 as soon as it becomes available.