King's Harbour Master Portsmouth

LNTM No 70/23

1. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the King’s Harbour Master Portsmouth that routine maintenance dredging will be conducted by ML (UK) Dredging Ltd on behalf of the Gosport Ferry Company Ltd in the vicinity of Clarence Wharf within Cold Harbour located on the western side of Portsmouth Harbour, commencing on 30 June 2023 and expected to last approximately 6 weeks. The works will be conducted 24 hours a day. 

2. The vessels conducting this task will be the “BOXER” (Backhoe dredger) which will display the appropriate signals from the COLREGS when conducting operations.  Spoil from the dredging vessel will be loaded into the self-propelled barge, “SPLIT TWO” for disposal to the NAB Spoil Ground.

3. KHM Harbour Control will be informed of the vessels daily area of operations and may be contacted on VHF Ch 11 or by telephoning 02392 723689 for the latest information. Their movements will be de-conflicted from other movements by KHM Harbour Control in the usual manner.

4.  Cancel this LNTM 21 August 2023.


Friday 23 Jun 2023

King's Harbour Master

Owners, Agents, Charterers, Marinas, Yacht Clubs and Recreational Sailing Organisations should ensure that the contents of this Notice are made known to the masters or persons in charge of their vessels or craft.