Local Notice to Mariners 12/22

Notice is hereby given that Exeter Port Authority have established a new temporary Starboard Lateral Buoy. This is because Bull Hill bank has grown and shoals have developed West and South of its’ charted area.

We are in the process of making an application to the General Lighthouse Authority at Trinity House with regards to making this a permanent aid to navigation.

The buoy is situated between number Lateral Buoys 13 and 15 in the Bight of the river and is named“Little Russell.” The position is:

Lat. 50° 36.736′ N – Long. 003° 25.998′ W.

Light characteristics FL(2)G.5s.

Mariners are advised to pass this area with extreme caution because of the changing depths.