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The Persier Whitsun Monday 27th May 2019

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Plymouth Sound Divers at the Eddystone Lighthouse

A very suprisingly good dive on the Persier on Bank Holiday Whitsun Monday. Strong westerly winds was forecast from lunchtime but we made it out there and back albeit very slowly on a lumpy sea on the return journey. From the moment we went below the buoy on the shotline the sea was blue with […]

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Eastern Pinnacle – Eddystone

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Plymouth Sound Divers at the Eddystone Lighthouse

8 divers and a cox (Paul Grainger) went to the East Pinnacle at Eddystone – 22nd May 2019. Great sunshine and a dead calm sea. We went down the shot in slack water, turned east over the kelpy rocks in 15m or so and then down into a gulley at 25m. The views began to […]

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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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SS Lab – 6 May 19

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It’s not often that you end up on a completely different wreck to that which you intended but, much to our surprise, that’s what happened today. The plan was to dive the SS Birgitte so we set the shot up on the site shown in the GPS in the Tornado. Once on the bottom it […]

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SS Medoc – 24 Apr 19

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Unfortunately it was necessary to cancel two of the three days of planned deep diving but we were determined to get at least one in. With numbers of divers dramatically reduced, four divers (Pete D, Paul D, Dom R & John P) supported by two coxswains (John S and Richard K) managed to get out […]