Tuesday 8th January 2013

Yelland ship load progressing. New buoys for river Taw. Ships due Bideford.

mv RIG continues with load at YELLAND QUAY. Owner Mr Paul Jury and manager Kevin saw the JST crane onto the jetty this morning, where a long row of logs had been pre placed. Loading commenced just before midday and will finish at a similar time of day tomorrow.

Depending on final draft it is likely that the ship will sail same pm tide at 1500hrs approx.

mv CASABLANCA is due from Ostend on Thursday afternoons tide to load on Friday and Saturday am with view to sail on Saturdays tide.

mv RUSSA will arrive on Sunday from Belfast ready to load logs on Monday next. All logs are for WISMAR, Germany.

New navigatuion buoys have been purchased by Notts Contractors (Jetty owners) for the approaches to their jetty and should be deployed tomoorow AGW.

RigYelland Jan13
Norman Hardakers image of RIG from Beraunton side at Yelland Quay
Thom Flaxman's pic of Two Rivers2 at Yelland John Pavitt onboard