Public notice

River Hamble Harbour Authority Notice To River Users No 5 of 2023

Notice of Repair Works to the Harbour Master's Bridge at Warsash commencing 1 Nov 2023

Notice of Bridge Repair Works at the Harbour Master’s Jetty Warsash


1.                  NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that refurbishment works to the bridge at the Harbour Master’s Jetty at Warsash will take place commencing 01 November 2023. The bridge will be closed to all access traffic.  These works are expected to be complete by 30 November 2023 but will be weather dependent.  The works will be conducted from a barge positioned adjacent to the bridge and clear of general River traffic.  Tender access to the Link Span will not be affected.


2.                  During this period, all access to and from the Warsash Hammerhead Pontoon facility will be via the alternative link span.


3.                  All vessels involved will display the appropriate lights and shapes as required by the International Regulations for the Prevention of Collisions at Sea.


4.                  River users are advised to maintain a listening watch on VHF Channel 68 for navigational broadcasts during these operations and navigate with caution in the vicinity of the vessels involved which may also transit the River during the hours of darkness.


5.                  Further information on these works can be obtained from the Harbour Office or by calling ‘Hamble Harbour Radio’ on VHF Channel 68.


6.                  Cancel this Notice 31 December 2023.


Jason Scott

Marine Director and Harbour Master

River Hamble

Shore Road

Warsash SO31 9FR                                                                                          24 October 2023


Jason Scott Marine Director and Harbour Master River Hamble Shore Road Warsash SO31 9FR

Email: [email protected]