Thursday 22nd June 2017


mv CATANIA is due for this Saturday's am tide.

TDC pilotage service will depart from Bideford quay at 0430hrs ready to board the vessel on her arrival one hour before high water at Bideford Pilot station.

The ship will berth at approxiamately 0630 hrs.

Loading will commence early on Monday morning and finish for the 2123 tide on the following Tuesday. She will load some 2,410 tonnes of best North Devon Ball Clay from the quarry at PETERSMARLAND, near Torrington using the TDC crane.

The ship has delivered a cargo to Bromborough, Liverpool from the Mediterranean via Gibralter (for bunkers).

R. Hoad Pilot Thursday 22nd June 2017