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Navigational Hazard Warning affecting Blakeney

The Blakeney Channel Coastal Community Team (BCCCT) is due to undertake a tidal velocity flow survey within the navigable channel at Blakeney as part of its ongoing work to analyse siltation and hydrology. There will be a marked obstruction placed at three locations along the channel from Bourns corner (Red House slipway) to the top…

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Boatyard Theft

Not quite the Christmas cheer(ful) news we would like to report at this time of the year. Thieves about sadly – this time an almost new tractor and front-end loader at Morston has been stolen. Sorry to say, but we need to be constantly vigilant. If there is anything that worries you please fill in…

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Boatyard Theft

Not quite the Christmas cheer(ful) news we would like to report at this time of the year. Thieves about sadly – this time an almost new tractor and front-end loader at Morston has been stolen. Sorry to say, but we need to be constantly vigilant. If there is anything that worries you please fill in…

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Getting to the end of the Season Newsletter! – September 2017

Even though there is the prospect of some  lovely days on the water still to be had, a sense of the beginning of autumn is inescapable. Of course our autumns can be fantastic! Wonderful colours, a new sense of quiet after the hurly-burly of the summer, and migratory birds leaving with the winter residents arriving…

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Navigation Warning November 16th 2017

The HJORDIS EAST buoy at the entrance to Blakeney Harbour is off-station until further notice.  Vessels entering Blakeney Harbour should enter the harbour with caution, leaving the HJORDIS isolated danger beacon at least 200 metres to starboard, then pass the Harbour Entrance buoy No.1 close to starboard.

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Navigation Warning October 20th 2017

Entrance to Morston Creek – The port hand lit buoy, and beacon, have been removed from the North end of Morston Creek. A new port hand beacon, with light at top (programmed QR(1s)) has been erected to mark the entrance to Morston Creek, in position N 52 degrees 57.973′, E 000 degrees 59.197′

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Navigation Warning October 19th 2017

The following buoys have been re-positioned as follows: HARBOUR ENTRANCE STARBOARD NO.1 N 52 degrees 58.893′, E 000 degrees 58.221′ and CHANNEL MARKER PORT NO.8 N 52 degrees 58.480′, E 000 degrees 57.297′

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Navigation Warning 29th May 2017

The Channel Entrance buoys and lights marking the entrance to Blakeney Harbour have been re-numbered and re-positioned as follows: CHANNEL ENTRANCE STARBOARD NO:1 Lighted buoy QG/conical G. Marked 1, position: N52 degrees 58.944’ and E000 degrees 58.235’

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Navigation Warning 1st April 2017

The Hjordis East buoy has today been put back on station. Vessels should note the position of the buoy is now slightly further East than previously, still marking the East end of the Hjordis wreck, but also the East end of a new sand bank developing to the West of the harbour entrance. The position…

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