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Chichester Harbour Western Sector (1)

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Courtesy Flag

Flag, Red Ensign


None Given


Admiralty 3418, SC5600

Rules & Regulations

8 Knts Speed Limit, Anchoring Restrictions


Large Drying areas

Tidal Data Times & Range

HW+0027 Dover, MHWS 4.9m MHWN 4.0m MLWN 1.9m MLWS 0.9m Tide tables:   (links)

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General Description

This article deals with the Western side of Chichester harbour.

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The approach from the sea, and entry through Chichester Harbour Mouth has already been covered. This article deals with the Emsworth Channel and it's branches. ... read more

Berthing, Mooring & Anchoring

The visiting yachtsman or motorboater has plenty of  mooring opportunities around the Emsworth Channel. ... read more

Your Ratings & Comments

Written by Don Thomson | 15th Mar 2018
There have been minor changes eg the chandlery at Emsworth is no longer.
There is a note below by KeefyW reference harbour dues - HE IS CORRECT.
We have received information from the Conservancy Board to the effect that ".....as a visitor, if you are paying one of the Chichester Harbour marinas an overnight visitor fee this will include our visitor harbour dues fee for up to one month. You can visit numerous marinas within this first month.
Contact Emsworth Yacht Harbour
Written by KeefyW | 1st Oct 2016
EYH no longer operate a VHF service on Channel 80 so if planning a visit, remember your mobile and make sure it's charged. 01243 377727 is the number to call, Staff here very helpful and friendly. It's set in picturesque surroundings, teeming with bird-life as is the rest of Chichester Harbour. Some good on-site facilities and services too. I am so taken with it I have just brought my boat round permanently. Highly recommended. Only downside is it's quite tidal. For a boat drawing 1 metre you'll only get over the cill about 2 hours either side of HW. Definitely worth the visit though.
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Harbour Dues for Visitors
Written by KeefyW | 1st Oct 2016
Day rates for visitors to Emsworth Yacht Harbour include harbour dues. This may well be true for other marinas too. Best to check when paying.
New cafe for Northney 2016
Written by mayflower | 16th Aug 2016
Northney now has a cafe The View open Tuesday to Sunday various hours
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Update Spring 2016
Written by dononshytalk | 30th Mar 2016
These notes were reviewed by Don in March 2016. There has been an increase in prices at Northney Marina.
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Update March 2014
Written by dononshytalk | 26th Mar 2014
These notes were updated in March 2014 and prices altered for the coming season
January 2013 update
Written by dononshytalk | 9th Jan 2013
The Harbour notes for Chichester Harbour Western Sector were updated by Don T on the 9th January 2013. Where known the prices have been corrected for the 2013 season and any buoyage changes noted. All telephone numbers & website URLs have been checked and are still correct.
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