Tor Bay Harbour

Harbour Masters Notice 10/18

Vessel Interaction in Tor Bay Harbour

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Torbay Scallop Nursery

From 18 April 2017 until 18 April 2018

Marker locations map

Mariners are reminded that the area South of Thatcher Rock cornered by four special marks in the positions below is marking the Torbay Scallop Nursery.

Details of the special mark locations are:

The nursery is marked by 4 yellow spherical shaped lit buoys exhibiting a fl. Y. 2.5s light and fitted with a yellow ‘X’ shaped top mark.

Within this marked area are partially sunken floats connected to underwater equipment.

These special markers will remain in place year round and mariners are advised to keep well clear of this area

Kevin Mowat

Harbour Master