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Sparkes Marina, Hayling Island, Portsmouth, Hampshire, United Kingdom

General - Sparkes Marina lies just inside the entrance to Chichester Harbour.

Position - º ' N º ' W

Reference port -
Mean time differences - HW: minutes ± ; LW: minutes ±
Heights in metres -

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Approach & Entrance; Enter Chichester Harbour on the starboard side of the channel until the Hayling Island Sailing Club mast is bearing 240ºM on the port side. From this position you will see an E Cardinal Mark with tide gauge bearing approximately 290ºM and a jetty pontoon on the sailing club shore. Alter course to port onto a heading of 281ºM. Adjust your course to keep the transit in line. Proceed down the transit for approximately three cables, leaving the pile mooring to port. As you pass the last pile mooring you will see steel piles with red can top marks on your port bow. Follow these marks which will lead you into the harbour.

Berths -

Contact ;
Tel -
Fax -
VHF Ch - 80

Formalities - Not known.

Maximum Length - Not known.

Water - On the pontoons.

Electric - On the pontoons.

Diesel & Petrol - On the fuel quay.

Security - Not known.

Internet - Not known.

Other Facilities & Services - Showers. Toilets. Chandlery. Electronics. Engineers. Painting, GRP repairs. Carpenters. Rigging services.

Shopping - All provisions can be obtained

Eating Out - Restaurants close to the marina

Local Area -

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