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New Grimsby Harbour, Tresco
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Situated between Bryher and Tresco, New Grimsby Harbour provides some of the best shelter in Scilly and you are protected in most wind conditions, except in northwesterlies.
A popular anchorage is between Hangman Island and the quay in 1.5m to 4.5m of water. This area is growing more popular each season and there’s a £5 fee to anchor.
Watch out for
Weed and cables when anchoring
There’s water on the harbour wall and fuel for sale in the local Duchy of Cornwall offices, but it is pricey
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