November 28th, 2016. LNTM NO 85/16.
- NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the Queen’s Harbour Master Portsmouth that HMS GLEANER will be conducting Bathymetric survey works within Portsmouth Harbour and the Main Approach channel in support of the Capital Dredge Program commencing on 30 November 2016 through to Summer 2017.
2.The primary areas to be surveyed by HMS GLEANER (LOA 14.8m) are the Main Approach Channel and the Inner Harbour as far north as the turning circle, as well as the creeks, Spithead Anchorages and other locations as required which may involve additional observations. HMS GLEANER will work during day light hours (weather dependent) only.
3. The vessel will maintain a listening watch on VHF Channel 11 during operations, and display appropriate shapes (Ball-Diamond-Ball in a vertical line) or lights (Red-White-Red in a vertical line) when operational.
4. Mariners are requested to keep well clear of the vessel while surveying if practicable, and to liaise early with the vessel if in any doubt as to its intentions.
5. Cancel this LNTM 31 December 2016.