Harbour Master Notices

Port of Truro – Notice to Mariners No. 4 of 2017

CORNWALL COUNCIL

NOTICE TO MARINERS

PORT OF TRURO

Notice No. 4 of 2017

Sunken Vessel at Turnaware Pontoons

Notice is hereby given that the red light marking the southern end of Turnaware Pontoon have been temporarily removed by a vessel sinking alongside the pontoon, counter pollution booms and support buoys are in place of the pontoon.

It is intended for the red light to be replaced by a port hand lateral mark and a new red light of the same character.

Mariners must keep clear of the area and navigate with caution.

Debris may be released at any time as the sunken vessel settles.

This notice will be self-cancelling when the sunken vessel has been removed

 

M Killingback –  Harbour Master for the Ports of Truro & Penryn    25th September 2017

 

Port of Truro – Notice to Mariners No. 3 of 2017

CORNWALL COUNCIL

NOTICE TO MARINERS

PORT OF TRURO

Notice No. 3 of 2017

Mussel rafts below King Harry Ferry

Notice is hereby given that the three red lights marking the former mussel raft site have been discontinued. The mussel rafts have been removed, support buoys and ropes are still in place.

The site is now marked by two special marks one north of the site and one south of the site. It is intended for these special marks to be lit in the near future.

Mariners should navigate with caution in the area at night.

This notice will be self-cancelling when the navigation lights are replaced.

 

M Killingback –  Harbour Master for the Ports of Truro & Penryn    18th August 2017

Kill Cord Safety Information

 

Please see our Port Information section for the Kill Cord Safety poster issued by the RYA and the MAIB Safety Bulletin 1/2013 issued May 2013