• Avoid ship channels
  • Cross them quickly and at right angles
  • Always keep a good lookout, especially astern
  • Be alert
  • Watch for commercial traffic and keep clear
  • Be visible. Make sure that you are seen, especially at night.
  • Know whistle signals- 5 or more rapid blasts mean "Wake up" - Keep Clear
  • Fowey Harbour Radio and Fowey Harbour Patrol working channel is on VHF Channel 12.
  • Fowey Pilots operate on Channel 9
  • Always comply with IMO Regulation for the Prevention of Collision at Sea and comply with instructions given by Harbour Patrol craft.

The maximum speed in the harbour is 6 knots , avoid creating excessive wash. 

Fowey Harbour
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