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Vobster Quarry 10th February 2019

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Plymouth Sound Divers at the Eddystone Lighthouse

We braved a cold miserable wet day at Vobster, got there before 9am and found it was buzzing with dive clubs and dive training schools. Vis was not too bad – a good 10m+ the water temperature around 6/7c but felt like 0c!!  Due to all the diver trainees being around the interesting stuff – we […]

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North Pinnacle Eddystone Reef

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Such a fantastic Dive today! North Pinnacle off the Eddystone Reef. Flat calm / mirror calm sea all the way out there, sunshine, white fluffy clouds, bit chilly – air temp around 7-8c. Great Company – thanks guys. Porpoises on the way out in the Sound. No other boats around (why??) Underwater vis at least […]

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Eddystone Horseshoe Reef – 6 Jan 19

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As the sea conditions were very good with just a soft swell, and the weather was dry and cloudy with no wind we just had to go back to Eddystone Lighthouse. We dived around the Horseshoe reef area (close to the lighthouse between the rocks either side, starting around 20m then heading sw/w to the […]

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Eddystone North Pinnacle – 2 Jan 19

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Plymouth Sound Divers at the Eddystone Lighthouse

My first dive for two months so was a little apprehensive partiularly as the day started off at 0c air temperature. Nevertheless, after a bit of a lumpy bumpy chilly ride out to Eddystone North Pinnacle and waiting for four divers to complete their dive, John Shelley and I dropped in to find BLUE sea (yes blue […]

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James Egan Layne (JEL) 28th October 2018

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Plymouth Sound Divers at the Eddystone Lighthouse

Plymouth Sound SAC Sunday Dive managed by Keith Hiscock on the JEL.  Bitterly cold above the water with N/NE winds air temp around 7/8c but felt like 2/3c Sea state quite lumpy, but found shelter in the bay.  Below the surfact the vis was somewhere between 4-6m and sea temp between 14/15c.  Fantastic dive, though […]