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Royal Cork Marina, Crosshaven, Cork, Ireland

General - The Royal Cork Yacht Club, founded in 1720, is the world's oldest yacht club. It lies at Crosshaven in the spectacular Cork Harbour which is both easy to enter while providing excellent shelter.

Position - 51º 48.2' N 8º 18.2' W

Charts - See the following link for Cork Harbour Charts

Approach & Entrance - Head for the Cork outer buoy (51º 38.6 N 8º 14' W). Then steer 354º to 0.5 mile E of Cork fairway buoy (51º 42.88 N 8º 14.76' W). Maintain this course until the Cork entrance buoy is reached (51º 47.17 N 8º 15.44' W). Then pass between Roche's Point and Weaver Point and then between the two forts. The Owenabue River opens up to port just beyond Fort Meagher. Follow the channel markers and then the deepest water is to be found by following the moorings. The Royal Cork Yacht Club is beyond the other Crosshaven marinas

Berths -

Marina Contact ;
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Maximum Length - m

Water - On the pontoons.

Electric - On the pontoons.

Diesel & Petrol - None

Security -

Internet -

Other Facilities & Services - Showers. Marine engineers. Sail repairs.

Chandlers - Within the marina complex
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Marine Electronics - The Top Deals are on the Web!

Scuba Diving Gear - Get Offers Here

Fishing Tackle - Not Known

Great Deals Online

Shopping - Adequate shopping in Crosshaven

Eating Out - There is a good restaurant at the Royal Cork Yacht Club itself

Local Area - Crosshaven Folk Club promotes live music and performance. They host monthly concerts, free entry showcases and theme nights. The highlight of the year is June's weekend festival
In Cork City try the tower of St Ann's church at Shandon for views across the city. The Old Butter Exchange, active for over 150 years with buyers worldwide. The Cork Public Museum.

Transport -
Car Rental - Great Deals Here!!!
Train Service - Not known
Water Taxi - Not known
Ferry Service -Not known
Airport(s) - Not known
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