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South East Pinnacle at Eddystone 5th May 2019

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Plymouth Sound Divers at the Eddystone Lighthouse

After much deliberation and checking tides, wind and more importantly, the VIS reports, we finally went diving today, and the chosen site was a South East Pinnacle at Eddystone to try to avoid the dark and thick plankton. The vis was as we hoped, clearer, cleaner and not so thick. The Spring Tide slack was […]

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Hatt Rock – 30th March 2019

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Hatt Rock was amazing as always. Vis was at least a bright 10m but since checking the photos there was a lot of tiny jelly type plankton in the water column – the sun shone all the way down the depths as far as 35/40m, reflecting on the plankton – lovely blue sea, no current, […]

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The Persier – 24th March 2019

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It was great to go diving again after a few weeks off due to poor weather conditions. Chosen site was the Persier – vis around 4-5m but with lots of tiny particles in water column – as the photos show. The sea temp at 11c. Sun shone, light winds, calm sea conditions. Very green, not […]

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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 […]