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Local Notice to Mariners No.11 of 2019

OBSTRUCTION IDENTIFIED ON PILSEY SANDS

1. An uncharted obstruction has been identified on Pilsey Sands located approximately 230 metres ENE of the North Pilsey Navigation Buoy centred on position 50°47.764'N, 000°56.139'W.

2. The obstruction comprises the remains of a scaffold structure, extending for 24 metres in an east/west alignment, with metal elements protruding above the sea bed.

3. This feature does not pose any danger to vessels in the charted navigable channels but mariners navigating, anchoring or fishing in this area of Pilsey Sands are advised to exercise caution.

Adrian Karn
Deputy Harbour Master
19 August 2019

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