: Latitude 53 11'.18 N Longitude 4 12.5'W
Satellite Derived Position 0'.01S 0'.08E
Lock Basin Light: F.WR Vis R225 - 357 W 357 - 225
There are no known dangers away from the extremities of the channel.
A strong tide can be experienced across the entrance to the Tidal
Pontoon Basin. Jet Ski's are not permitted in the Marina. A 5 knot
speed limited exists in this area of the Straits. In addition please
observe a DEAD SLOW speed limit to avoid creating unnecessary wash.
Contact Lock Keeper on Channel 80 before approaching. Both the Lock
Basin and Tidal Pontoon Basin entrances dry but are accessible HW
+ / - 3 hours approx.
No movements in Lock or Lock Basin without permission To enter lock,
from main channel, turn when entrance opens up and keep 10 metres from wall. All movement control by Lock Keeper.
Berth Holders and short stay visitors only - Dries at springs. Strong cross tide at entrance.
To enter turn when entrance opens up, beware of departing vessels.
In the Lock Basin shelter is almost total. The Tidal Pontoon Basin
offers good protection. In the Marina approach there is good holding
inshore but do not dry out as it is rocky & foul. Alternatively
there are private moorings close to Dinas Boatyard to the south of