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Local Notice to Mariners No.16 of 2018

OBSTRUCTION IDENTIFIED ON WINNER BANK

1. An uncharted obstruction has been identified on the Winner Bank located approximately 500 metres SSE of the Mid Winner Navigation Buoy centred on position 50°47.108'N, 000°55.512'W.

2. The obstruction comprises the remains of a scaffold structure, extending for 70 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 the Winner Bank are advised to exercise caution.

Richard Craven
Director & Harbour Master
15 November 2018

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