Notice to Mariners

NOTICE TO MARINERS 24-2019

Trawl doors on fishing vessels to be inboard. All fishing vessels should ensure their trawl doors are inboard on arrival into Stornoway. This will help prevent damage to piers and to other vessels. Learn more

NOTICE TO MARINERS 23-2019

Vessels berthing at North Beach Quay All vessels berthing at North Beach Quay should not berth in front of the doors at the Fish Market, unless they are landing their catch. When vessels have landed their catch, they should then Learn more

NOTICE TO MARINERS 22-2019

Inner Harbour Channel Marker No 1 East Position 58°12.560’N’N 006°23.430’W AtoN No. 3980.9 Light Character Fl G 2s This light is temporarily extinguished. Mariners should navigate with caution. Learn more

NOTICE TO MARINERS 20-2019

Sgeir Mhor Starboard Lateral Light Position 58°11.940’N N 006°22.100’W AtoN No. 3977.55B This light is temporarily extinguished. Mariners should navigate with caution. Learn more

NOTICE TO MARINERS 19-2019

Glumaig Harbour Sector Light Position 58°11.310’N N 006°22.832’W AtoN No. 3981.8 Mariners are advised the light is now lit and sectors for this light have now been changed as below: Glumaig Harbour Sector Light Position 58°11.310’N N 006°22.832’W AtoN No. Learn more

NOTICE TO MARINERS 18-2019

South Cardinal Buoy Top Mark Missing Mariners are advised that the South Cardinal Buoy in position 58o 11.160’N 006o 21.030W is missing the top mark. ( two cones pointing down). Learn more

NOTICE TO MARINERS 17-2019

Jack Up Barge Drilling Bore Holes Mariners are advised that a Jack up Barge will be drilling exploratory bore holes near a position of: 58° 11.6N 6° 23.0W The Jack Up is expected to be conducting operations from the 6th Learn more

NOTICE TO MARINERS 16-2019

South Cardinal Buoy Established Mariners are advised that a South Cardinal Buoy has been established in position 58o 11.160’N 006o 21.030W Character of light: VQ(6) LFl 10s Range : 3 miles Colour : South Cardinal Yellow over Black Buoy Topmark Learn more

NOTICE TO MARINERS 14-2019

Special Mark established at East Number 3 Pier Mariners are advised that a Special Mark Buoy has been established in position 58° 12.292′ N 006° 23.201′ W . Character of light: Fl.Y.5s Range : 1m Colour :Yellow Topmark : Yellow Learn more

NOTICE TO MARINERS 13-2019

Construction work at Newton Basin Mariners are advised that construction work for a new marina at Newton is due to commence Land reclamation and associated construction works are due to commence on Monday 6th May 2019 and are expected to Learn more