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Navigation Information

Wexford Harbour Navigation Channel can alter due to shifting sands, for the latest information contact the Harbour Office 053 9122300/053 9129955 or email harbourmaster@wexfordcoco.ie

To view the interactive navigation map, click here.

Best Information: Macmillian Reeds Nautical Almanac (Current Edition)

Tidal Information: Wexford is referenced to Cobh (standard port) + 1Hr:25mins for accuracy.


Current Notices To Mariners

Notice to Mariners No.18 of 2021
Wexford Harbour, Chart No. 5621.15, 1772 & 2046

To all ship owners, shipmasters, Agents, fishing vessels, pleasure craft users,
seafarers and fishery organisations.

Removal of Buoyage on lower approaches to Wexford Harbour

The following navigation buoys have been removed for the winter.

No 4 – 52 19.664’N 006 21.334’W
No 5 – 52 19.724’N 006 21.289’W
No 6 – 52 19.803’N 006 21.786’W
No 7 – 52 19.841’N 006 21.760’W
No 8 – 52 19.736’N 006 22.456’W
No 9 – 52 19.775’N 006 22.448’W

This notice supersedes NTM no 06 of 2021.

Further details are available on the Nav App, see www.wexfordharbour.com for
more information.

These buoys are expected to be reinstated late spring/early summer 2022

Captain Phil Murphy
Senior Marine Officer
Wexford County Council
22/10/21


Notice to Mariners No.15 of 2021

New Ross Port, Chart No. 2046 & 5621.18
To all ship owners, shipmasters, Agents, fishing vessels, pleasure craft users,
seafarers and fishery organisations.

Installation of Lateral Navigation Lights at Barrow Railway Bridge

Please be advised that navigation lights have been installed in line with the
conventional direction of buoyage on the extremities of the approach and exit
passages of the Barrow Railway Bridge.
These lights are located on the southern side of the bridge to mark the Eastern
(Inward / North bound) passage and on the Western (Outward / South bound)
passage.

The respective Red and Green lights have flash character(s) Oc R 6s / Oc G 6s

Captain Mick Mahon, New Ross Harbour Master / Marine Officer
Wexford County Council
01/10/2021


Notice to Mariners No.16 of 2021
Wexford Harbour, Chart No. 5621.15 & 1772

To all ship owners, shipmasters, Agents, fishing vessels, pleasure craft users,
seafarers and fishery organisations.

No 4 & 5 Buoys Restored

Mariners are advised that buoys Nos 4 & 5 at the entrance to Wexford
Harbour have now been restored,

Further details are available on the Nav App, see www.wexfordharbour.com for
more information.

This notice cancels NTM No 14 of 2021

Capt Phil Murphy, Senior Marine Officer
Wexford County Council
04/10/2021


Notice to Mariners No. 13 of 2021

To all ship owners, shipmasters, Agents, fishing vessels, pleasure craft users,

seafarers and fishery organisations.

Removal of Seasonal Swimming Buoys at Courtown, Cahore & Carne
The following seasonal swimming buoys have been removed for the winter

from positions;
Courtown
Courtown North 52 38.860N 006 13.375W
Courtown Middle 52 38.760N 006 13.400W
Courtown South 52 38.652N 006 13.415W

Cahore
Cahore North 52 34.293N 006 12.151W
Cahore South 52 34.240N 006 12.077W
Cahore East 52 34.200N 006 12.009W
Cahore West 52 34.179N 006 12.057W

Carne
Carne North 52 12.075N 006 20.935W
Carne South 52 11.958N 006 20.908W

This notice supersedes NTM No 05 of 2021

Further details are available on the Nav App, see www.wexfordharbour.com
for more information.

Aidan Bates Assistant Marine Officer
Wexford County Council
29/09/202


Notice to Mariners No.12 of 2021

New Ross Port, Chart No. 2046 & 5621.18

To all ship owners, shipmasters, Agents, fishing vessels, pleasure craft users,
seafarers and fishery organisations.

River Barrow Reduction in Depths

A new edition of chart 2046 / Edition No.8 / Dated 4th March 2021 has
been published.

This notice cancels NTM 22 of 2020

Captain Mick Mahon, Marine Officer
Wexford County Council
24/08/202


Notice to Mariners No.11 of 2021

Wexford Harbour, Chart No. 5621.15, 1772 & 2046

To all ship owners, shipmasters, Agents, fishing vessels, pleasure craft users,
seafarers and fishery organisations.

No 46 Buoy Operational

Mariners are advised that No 46 buoy, near the Heritage Park, Wexford
Harbour is now operational;

This notice cancels NTM No 10 of 2021

Further details are available on the Nav App, see www.wexfordharbour.com for
more information.

Capt Phil Murphy, Senior Marine Officer
Wexford County Council
20/08/202


Notice to Mariners No.06 of 2021

Wexford Harbour, Chart No. 5621.15, 1772 & 2046
To all ship owners, shipmasters, Agents, fishing vessels, pleasure craft users
,seafarers and fishery organisations.


Deployment of buoyage on lower approaches to Wexford Harbour
The following navigation buoys have been deployed in Wexford Harbour;

No 4 52 19.664’N 006 21.334’W
No 5 52 19.724’N 006 21.289’W
No 6 52 19.803’N 006 21.786’W
No 7 52 19.841’N 006 21.760’W
No 8 52 19.736’N 006 22.456’W
No 9 52 19.775’N 006 22.448’W
This notice cancels NTM no 26 of 2020
Further details are available on the Nav App, see www.wexfordharbour.com for
more information.
Captain Phil Murphy, Senior Marine Officer
Wexford County Council
14/05/21

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