Ribble Cruising Club | Lytham | Lancashire
Sailing on the Ribble estuary since 1950

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Our Clubhouse & correspondence
address is:

The Promenade,
Central Beach,
Lytham,
Lancashire,
FY8 5LD.

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Tuesday and Friday Nights on:

01253 739983

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Notice to Mariners -EASTERN IRISH SEA WIND FARMS

Notice to Mariners -EASTERN IRISH SEA WIND FARMS
12th Feb 2020 Captain Barnacle

Dear All,

 Please find attached the latest ‘Regional Local Notice to Mariners’ (week 7) concerning the forthcoming weeks activities for ORSTEDS WIND FARMS in the Irish Sea.

This notice lists changes to the Aids to Navigation Availability at the BURBO BANK 1 WIND FARM and proposed Jack-up operations in the region

Awareness items in the notice relate to the following wind farms:

Wind Farm

Abbreviation

                                            Barrow Area and Cumbrian Coast

Barrow Offshore

BOW

West of Duddon Sands

WoDS

Walney Offshore Extensions  1 & 2

WOW 01  –  WOW 02

Walney Offshore Extensions  3 & 4

WOW 03  –  WOW 04

                                                             Liverpool Bay

Burbo Bank Wind Farm

BBW 01

Burbo Bank Extension

BBW 02 (EXT)

 

MAIN ITEMS OF INTEREST INCLUDED IN THE NtM

 

Subsea Cables Information and KIS-ORCA Wind Farm Awareness Charts  (Page 4)

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Chartlet showing General Location of Operational Wind Farms as well as key contact details  (Page 5)

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Notice to Mariners Summary  (Page 6)

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BARROW    (Page 7)  Turbines A01, A07, B08, D01, D03, D06, and D08 – Navigation lights extinguished

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BURBO 01   (Page 8)

Navigation Light Extinguished Turbine  BB42   –  Fog Signal Inoperative Turbine BB38

BURBO 02 (EXT.)  (Page 9)

Fog Signal Inoperative Turbine C01

Wave Buoy Light Extinguished and Radar Reflector missing

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WALNEY 01 & 02    (Page 10)

 

WALNEY 01

Fog Signal Inoperative Turbine A11

 

WALNEY 02

Nothing to report

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WALNEY 03    (Page 11)

Nothing to report

 

WALNEY 04   (Page 11)

Nothing to report

CARDINAL BUOYS  –  EXTINGUISHED

North Cardinal Mark in position 54º 09.72’N      003º49.58’W is extinguished.

West  Cardinal Mark in position 54° 06.63’N       003°55.33’W is extinguished

South Cardinal Mark in position 54°00.21’N        003°34.66’W is extinguished

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WEST of DUDDON SANDS    (Page 12 & 13)

Please note that ‘WIND SERVER’ is now working in the sector marked as Area 3 (Yellow).

Please refer to attached ‘Area Identification Chartlet’

It is requested that fishing and laying gear is avoided in the whole of Area 3 (Yellow) until notified that the works are complete.

Duration dates are dependent on weather and work progress

All Navigation Aids are fully operational

PLEASE READ THE NOTICE FOR MORE INFORMATION

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Please do not hesitate to contact me if you are unsure about any of the content or require any further information, also please pass this information to any of your colleagues who you think might be interested.

If you know of any fisherman who works the area and does not receive this information or anybody else who would benefit from this information please let me know.

 

Regards  :  Tom Watson

Tel………..  Mobile 07903 173 624

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Ørsted Regional NtM Update Week 7
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WoDS Area Identification Chartlet